2018 Dodge Magnum Hellcat Rumors and Changes
There was a big value that Dodge could take from the Chrysler 300 platform. It can be seen in 2004 where they could produce the sports wagon, Magnum. It was a functional, unique and highly efficient car with the V8 engine. At this time, there are many unofficial sites mentioned about the plan for the company to impress the market, by releasing the new 2018 Dodge Magnum.
2018 Dodge Magnum Changes
2018 Dodge Magnum is reported by many reliable sources to come out with bigger body design than the previous model with the increased luggage compartment. The 2005 model was a station wagon that was designed for North American market and the wagon was presented for Australian and European. At that time, they took V6 engine and 2.7 liter as the simple powertrain to produce 190 hp. We cannot tell you more about the upcoming technology to use because all rumors don’t come out with the pictures, only renders. It seems that the car is a station wagon modification from the existing Battery charger. It makes the front fascia left untouched with the redesigned front lights, DRLs for the front bumper niches, sporty hood and muscle forces.
We think that we will see more changes inside the cabin. It has big screen of infotainment system at the top located in between the air vents. It is also highlighted with the large middle gaming system. Besides, there will be large dashboard panel, start off/stop switch, items stage design and more from the Battery Charger to complete the new 2018 Dodge Magnum.
2018 Dodge Magnum Engine
As we stated at the very first beginning that it is possible to use the same LX platform as the Dodge Challenger, Chrysler 300 and Battery Charger. It means it is good because it will support the new 2018 Dodge Magnum to be more valuable than the previous model. The platform allows the car to have more engine options and transmissions such as RWD or AWD. It seems that they will install the Pentastar V6 engine and 3.6 liter to provide 292 hp that can reach about 300 hp. There is also V8 5.7 Hemi to work for 370 hp for the SRT model. By using the Hemi V8 engine and 6.4 liter with 490 hp, it is capable to accelerate to 60 mph in just 4.7 seconds. It has four-pace automatic to complete the RWD and five-pace automated for the AWD.
2018 Dodge Magnum especially for the sporty station wagon is predicted to start the sales in the beginning of 2018 in US market at Detroit. No official price has been released but it can be about $45,000 to get the base.