Dodge Supply Muscle Cars for Indonesia
DODGE brand in Indonesia maybe quite unfamiliar, it been officially entering Indonesia automotive market since 2008. Before Dodge brand formally compete with another American brand in Indonesia, the customer always buy Dodge with general importer. Now, Dodge brand is under control by Chrsyler Indonesia, came with muscle car character from United States.
Just by mention name such Dodge Journey 3.6 AWD, Dodge Charger and Dodge Viper SRT, peoples always imagine attractive cars with big engine, high speed, power full acceleration that can pump the driver adrenaline.
Although Dodge cars have excellent performance but the price for some peoples in Indonesia are quite high. With around Rp500 million until more than Rp1 billion, Dodge variant which been offering in Indonesia are also limited. This is kind a trick of Dodge brand strategy for making customer who own Dodge car become more exclusive.
Variant Dodge in Indonesia
Dodge Journey are powered by a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 173 horsepower and 166 pound-feet of torque. A four-speed automatic transmission is standard, and you can only get front-wheel drive with this engine. Fuel economy ratings are 19 mpg city/26 mpg highway and 21 mpg combined – well below average for a four-cylinder crossover.
And then there is Dodge Charger come with a 3.5-liter 292-horsepower V6 engine that achieves good fuel economy given its output. A five-speed automatic is standard on the SE; an eight-speed automatic is optional for the SE and standard for all SXTs.
Dodge Viper GTS. Its carryover 6-speed Tremec and has been revised with tighter gear ratios that allow a predicted top speed of 206 mph to be achieved in sixth gear. It also has retained its all aluminum 8.4-liter V-10, but with a stiffer block casting, lighter valvetrain, forged pistons and sodium filled exhaust valves.
Rare Car in Used Market
With all the technology, Dodge cars are still very rare cruising in Jakarta street in weekdays. Often this kind of cars been use just in the weekend, when street in Jakarta are quite. With that kind of treatment, no wonder most of Dodge cars nowdays are still running good.
That why there small amount of Dodge cars population in used car market. That condition also trigger some Dodge collector demand much higher and also for the price of Dodge used cars. If you insist want to find your dreams Dodge car just log on to Carmudi Indonesia.