The 2018 Dodge Barracuda is yet to make entry into the auto world. This model is famous and is regarded iconic when it comes to pass car models. The FCA group has not yet released information on the vehicle’s design details although consumers are anticipating impressive updates. There have been rumors about the redesigning of the Dodge Barracuda and finally, there are some rendering photos. The reports indicate that it is going to borrow its design platform from the 1999 Dodge Charger concept. It is, however, going to be smaller than the current Challenger.
2018 Dodge Barracuda – Muscle Body:
The automaker is going to give the forthcoming Dodge Barracuda a muscle body just like its predecessors. The exterior design is close to that of Ford Mustang and Chevy Camaro. The 2018 Dodge Challenger is going to feature a lightweight body adopting a combination of aluminum and carbon fiber. This is the trend being used by the FCB group to give their car models enhanced aerodynamic performance as well as fuel efficiency. The main difference comes in the exterior size.
The front end will also get some better tweaks making it appear more aggressive. You should expect redesigned LED headlights, revamped grille, and bumpers. For enhanced engine cooling, the manufacturer will add better air vents. The rear end boasts of impressive LED headlights and sporty dual exhaust pipes.
Comfort and Elegance in the Interior:
The comfort and elegance are what defines the interior of the 2018 Dodge Barracuda. Although the vehicle comes with reduced dimensions, the wheelbase has been enlarged to allow for a spacious interior cabin. You should expect sufficient headroom and legroom. The new Dodge Barracuda will be presented with heated, ventilated and leather upholstered front wheels. Its quality leather upholstery will also be extended to some parts of the dashboard including the steering wheel. Among the standard interior features include revised dashboard with widescreen infotainment touchscreen display, satellite navigation system, premium air conditioner, automatic climate control, smartphone integration and others. When it comes to safety and driver assistance, the Dodge has not left behind great features like an automatic emergency braking system, rear view camera, parking assists, lane-departure warning system, blind-spot monitoring system, safety belts and airbags among others.
2018 Dodge Barracuda – Turbocharged Engine:
The 2018 Dodge Barracuda will be powered by a 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine. This engine is powerful and efficient enough to enable the sedan to compete effectively against the likes of Mustang and Camaro. It is capable of delivering up to as 300 horsepower and 290 lb-ft of torque. There are rumors that the automaker will also offer a 2.9 or 3.0 liter V6 Pentastar drivetrain. It will be paired to either 6-speed or 8-speed automatic transmission. The configuration should be either front-wheel drive (FWD) framework or all-wheel drive (AWD).
2018 Dodge Barracuda – Expected Release Date and Price:
The 2018 Dodge Barracuda is expected to make its debut in the auto market by the start of next year or in the fall of the year. There is still no information regarding the price.