The Dodge Challenger and Charger muscle autos and their assortment of V-eight engines are going away following 2023, and this time Dodge actually indicates it.

The brand is getting ready for an electrified potential, which it has inaugurated with the 2023 Hornet plug-in hybrid and Charger Daytona SRT Idea. The latter previews Dodge’s initial electrical motor vehicle due in 2024.

As a sendoff for the Challenger and Charger, Dodge strategies 7 specific Final Contact versions, the initial of which was unveiled on Wednesday as the 2023 Dodge Challenger Shakedown. Inspired by Dodge’s Shakedown Challenger idea unveiled at the 2016 SEMA aftermarket components demonstrate, the specific edition makes use of a black and red interior theme combining nappa leather and Alcantara, even though fusing contemporary and traditional aspects for the exterior.

Dodge Shakedown Challenger concept, 2016 SEMA show

Dodge Shakedown Challenger idea, 2016 SEMA demonstrate

Particular touches on the exterior consist of a Mopar shaker hood, racing stripes with a red accent, a special R/T grille badge, specific graphics, 9.five-inch (regular physique) or eleven.-inch (broad physique) broad twenty-inch wheels, and six-piston Brembo front brakes with red calipers all about.

The auto is primarily based on the Challenger R/T Scat Pack and is decked out in Destroyer Gray for the typical model and Pitch Black for the broad-physique model. R/T Scat Pack electrical power comes from Dodge’s 392 cubic-inch (six.four-liter) V-eight, which is excellent for 485 hp and 475 lb-ft of torque.

The auto also comes with content material from the Plus Group, Engineering Group, and Navigation, Carbon/Suede, and Dynamics packs made for the Challenger R/T Scat Pack.

2023 Dodge Challenger Shakedown

2023 Dodge Challenger Shakedown

Manufacturing of the Challenger Shakedown will be restricted to one,000 units, split evenly in between the Challenger R/T Scat Pack’s typical and broad physique designs. Buy details for the comprehensive 2023 Challenger variety, such as the Final Contact autos, will be announced this fall.

Dodge will reveal 5 much more Final Contact versions of the Challenger and Charger by way of Sept. 21 ahead of it displays the ultimate seventh edition at the 2022 SEMA demonstrate beginning Nov. one.

Even if you miss out on a single of the Final Contact autos, all 2023 Challenger and Charger versions will function specific goodies signifying them as the final of their type. Although this will fluctuate from model to model, all will come with a commemorative plaque below the hood bearing the scripts “Last Contact,” “Designed in Auburn Hills,” and “Assembled in Brampton.”