2019 Dodge Barracuda
The sales of the Challenger increased manyfolds during 2015 but as the new generation of modern muscle cars made its way in the market the profits started declining. The major reason behind it was that the car got old, more than decade has passed since its release. Barracuda is the perfect muscle car that the words needs right now. The Barracuda first started being manufactured under the name Plymouth in between 1964 and 1974 but was not able to achieve much. A successor is undoubtedly in the making but Dodge has not said much about it. Nevertheless the 2019 Dodge Barracuda is going to make way into the market soon. The plan of bringing back the Barracuda has been dropped several times but this time around it will definitely be released.
2019 Dodge Barracuda Exterior
The all new 2019 Dodge Barracuda is going to be poles apart from the older generation. As almost all the latest muscle cars are light weighted we can expect the same for Barracuda. The car is not only going to shed some weight but will also look a lot more modern and stylish. There are great chances that the Barracuda is going to be share the same platform with the Challenger, it is going to be not as big as it though. The 2019 Barracuda is going to take on a much more sporty and sleek design. It is possible that the backlight will come in a single frame. Rumors are already there that the car is going to come in a convertible version as well, although nothing is official yet.
2019 Dodge Barracuda Interior
The interior are definitely going to get a lot of major changes. A completely new and different infotainment system is going to be installed. One can expect to see a hike in the safety features of the car. It will have a sporty interior with leather seats. Other than all this the dashboard is going to receive a complete makeover. Although the car won’t be huge but it will be large enough to provide comfortable seating to the riders. The dominating exterior along with the sporty interior will provide the Barracuda the desired look.
2019 Dodge Barracuda Engine
A lot of rumors are going around regarding the engine of the 2019 Dodge Barracuda. It is surely going to be a rear wheel drive. There have been a lot of speculations regarding the engine that the Barracuda is going to receive. It is very much possible that the muscle car will come with a 3.0-litre turbocharged v6 engine which will be capable of generating a torque of 380 lb-ft and a horsepower of 350. For a muscle car like the Barracuda such a engine seems just and reasonable. This engine will be capable of achieving the top speed of 160 mph. The makers will definitely bring around a higher end model that will come with a much more powerful engine. It is very much possible that we might get a chance to see a twin turbo v8 engine which can produce a torque of 540 lb-ft and 500 horsepower. Rumors state that the 2019 Dodge Barracuda will come installed with a 8-speed manual gear box which will give it a better control. It might also offer a model with auto transmission. The engine is going to be a lot more powerful than the Hemi engine.
2019 Dodge Barracuda Release Date and Price
Dodge has not yet made any official statement regarding the release of the 2019 Barracuda. According to the rumors floating around it is expected to be released in the second quarter of 2019. There are rumors that Dodge is currently working on a prototype.
Just like the release date there is no news about the price of the vehicle. It is expected to cost somewhere around $40000 for the base model. The price might go as high as $70,000 for the higher end model. There might also be a convertible variant released that is going to cost an five to ten thousand bucks.
Many have been waiting for the all new 2019 Barracuda to make its appearance, hopefully the company will announce its release date soon. The car seems to come in with a lot of positive changes that will attract a lot of potential buyers.
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