2018 Dodge Barracuda

This iconic muscle car is coming back as 2018 Dodge Barracuda. Those are the rumors that you can find on many places on the internet. As you probably know, this legendary car was in production during 60’s and 70’s. Company now have in plans to revive this legendary nameplate, which will come under Dodge badge, since Plymouth doesn’t exists anymore. This will be another addition to the Dodge’s muscle car lineup, where we already have two iconic models Charger and Challenger. So far, this revival is just a rumor and we didn’t get any official confirmation. At this point, we must rely only on rumors, and many of them suggest that 2018 Dodge Barracuda could come already next year.

2018 Dodge Barracuda redesign and features

2018 Dodge Barracuda front viewSince we didn’t get any official information about 2018 Dodge Barracuda, we will rely primarily on rumors. Nowadays, you can find many reports on the internet about this new model, and most of them suggest similar design solutions. According to them, we will see a completely new vehicle, which will probably ride on same platform that Fiat uses for new Alfa Romeo sedan called Giulia. When it comes to dimensions, new model should be somewhere about 7/8 of current Challenger. However, it should be significantly lighter, since there are many advanced design solutions implemented in new Giulia. Great thing about this platform is that it features RWD layout, so we will see a true muscle car form. Also, there are reports that Dodge plans to put similar retro flavor that we saw on Challenger. This will surely be a great thing. Other information is still unavailable.

2018 Dodge Barracuda rear view2018 Dodge Barracuda engine

Although new 2018 Dodge Barracuda will ride on same platform as new Giulia, we doubt that it will feature same engines. Unlike small and efficient four and six-cylinder units, this car will come with some V8 engine under the hood. Exact unit is still unknown, but we expect some Hemi engine in offer. Also, V6 could come for a base model. Finally, we expect to see some SRT variants in future, which will probably come with mighty Hellcat engine. Expect both manual and automatic transmissions in offer.

2018 Dodge Barracuda production

Many reports suggest that 2018 Dodge Barracuda could come already next year. However, we didn’t get any official information so far. So, you better take all of this with big reserve, since it is still unknown will this legend is even going to come back.

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