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Kickin' tires & lighting fires: Dodge's new 'Stars & Stripes' edition Chargers and Challengers

April 12, 2019

Park the truck or forget the family minivan for a moment ... going to the grocery store just got a hell of a lot more fun.

Dodge recently debuted new Chargers & Challengers that feature a nice salute to military members and veterans.

According to DodgeGarage.com the new "Stars & Stripes" editions feature; satin black American flag fender decals, a unique satin black and silver accent center stripe, 20- x 9-inch Mid-gloss black wheels, black badging and are packaged with Performance Handing Group upgrades on GT and R/T models

And even if you were never awarded a Bronze Star, you can be proud of the bronze accents they included on the interiors which include; an embroidered bronze star, unique antique bronze instrument panel badge and bronze accent stitching throughout.

Dodge Stars and Stripes edition Challenger and Charger
Dodgegarage.com / Dodge / 2019 FCA USA LLC

Courtesy: Dodge

But it's what's under the hood that will really put some lead in your pencil. The Challenger and Charger RT come with a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine delivering 375 horsepower. And if you want something even more beast, go with the Challenger R/T Scat Pack and Charger Scat Pack which are powered by the 392 HEMI V8 engine and puts out 485 horsepower. You'll get to and from the store in no time!

RELATED: Check out the badass truck Freedom Blues

You can get a closer look at these bad boys during the New York International Auto Show from April 19-28 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center or click here.

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