It appears that Chrysler Group would be releasing the revised 2015 Dodge Barracuda SRT. In spite of the fact that the automaker are yet to decide the exact release date of this car, it is estimated to be on the market in late 2015, but who knows. Here are the latest rumors, details and rendering photos of this muscle car.
2015 SRT Barracuda Design
According to rumors, the 2015 Dodge Barracuda SRT will be designed with smaller and new platforms when compared to the previous models. Due to its lighter weight, which is intended to be 300 pounds less than other models, it will be able to move at a bit faster speed. The car will as well provide a unique and exceptional style and look looking at the fact that it will be constructed with very beautiful finishes and coatings. Its durability and endurance qualities will also be guaranteed through the application of strong and durable finishes and coatings on its exterior. Inside, the aluminum trims and wrapped-leather seats would be ventilated and heated to maximize the driver and passenger comfort. The new Barracuda may also receive a futuristic street racing technology to help improve the riding experience. There are no official photos of the upcoming sports vehicle, but on this page you can see some artist’s rendering photos. You have the opportunity to see how imaginative designers envisioned this car.
It has been rumored that this car would come with three types of power units. First, there is a 660-horsepower 6.2-liter supercharged Hemi powertrain with 4 cylinders. Second, a 580-horsepower 5.7-liter Hemi power unit with 6 cylinders and direct injection. Also rumored is a 3.6L Pentastar 4-cylinder V-6 powertrain with direction injection that would be able to generate power of 305 hp and torque of 268 lb-ft. All of these power units would be combined with six or seven gears, double clutch besides an automatic transmission. The 2015 Dodge Barracuda SRT will also be supplied with an electric battery that would be able to power all power-needing systems within the car ranging from the entertainment systems, starting the car among others.
Performance, Safety Features
With numerous enhancements that come with this car, its performance is also expected to be a better higher. The power units would also be made very powerful and efficient to emit lower amounts of carbon dioxide besides consuming power at a bit lower rates. The automatic gears and systems fitting on this car as well work miracles in improving overall performance. The safety bags, cruise control and other main safety-oriented structures in the car also work to help better the safety performance of this car. Other structures that enhance the performance of this car are the electric batteries, double clutch and automatic transmission.
2015 Dodge Barracuda SRT Release Date
Remember, these are all speculations and rumors. But you know what they say: When there is so many talking about something, it means that there might be some truth in all of this. Expected debut and release date of the new 2015 Dodge Barracuda SRT is late 2014, or the beginning of the 2015. It price might range between $20,000 and $40,000, depending on trim levels and additional equipment. When this car gets released, it will be a competition to the other muscle cars, such as the 2015 Ford Mustang, new Charger, Pontiac Trans Am.
Here are some more concept rendering photos of the new ‘Cuda. These are pretty nice.