The 2016 Dodge Barracuda or is a two-door vehicle muscle car produced by one of the oldest American can manufacturers Dodge. Previously, it was know as Plymouth Barracuda and it was produced from 1964 to 1974. For some time now, there have been a rumors that the company will release its new next generation Barracuda .
It is expected that the vehicle will come with completely revolutionized changes. Completely new vehicle avails us, with high performance and plenty of new technologies integrated.
After many years of waiting , the 2016 Dodge Barracuda will once again revive the old times and it definitely promise to surpass the expectations of everyone.
Release Date of Dodge Barracuda 2016
The exact release date of the 2016 Dodge Barracuda is still unknown. The vehicle is expected to be available for purchase after it presentation at one of the North American Motor Shows, in the first half of 2016.
2016 Dodge Barracuda Price
The price of the 2016 Dodge Barracuda will be at range between $25,000 and $50,000. The price should be at range of its competitors such as Ford Mustang and Chevy Camaro ZL1.
Exterior of Dodge Barracuda
The exterior of the 2016 Dodge Barracuda will resemble true muscle car design, with few changes that will give the modern look as well. The new vehicle indeed features a much more aggressive and powerful design, with a lowered body giving it a sleeker look.
The company will use high-quality materials such as carbon fiber and aluminum, which will reduce the weight of the car and improve fuel efficiency. The 2016 Dodge Barracuda definitely offers excellent aerodynamics and sporty style, plenty of fans will be amazed how good looking this vehicle is.
Dodge Barracuda Interior
Not much is know about the interior. Yet , it is expected that the 2016 Dodge Barracuda will be available with sporty cabin of remarkable design.
We expect to see high-duality materials such as leather, with many ascents made of aluminum. The vehicle will offer modern technology as well, such as touch-screen display with plenty of other different features.
2016 Barracuda Engine and Transmission
Like the previous model which was an remarkable sports vehicle, the 2016 Dodge Barracuda will also have powerful powertrains. The new muscle car will most likely have three engine options. The base model will be equiped with inline-4 2.4 liter TIGERSHARK MULTIAIR enigne, which can produce up to 184 horsepower and 174 lb-ft of torque.
The second choice will be a V8 HEMI engine, although it is yet unknow wheter it will be a 5.7 liter or a 6.4 liter. The 5.7 liter V8 HEMI is capable of delivering 375 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque, while 6.4 liter can put out 485 hp and 475 lb-ft of torque.
Most powerful engine is saved for last, and that will be a 6.2 liter Hemi SRT Hellcat V8, generating up to staggering 707 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque. All mentioned engines are to be linked to an 8-speed automatic transmission system.
As far as the fuel efficiency is concerned, the 2016 Dodge Barracuda comes with good fuel economy as of 23 mpg in the city and 35 mpg on the highway.