FCA US LLC had another great month in August. They increased sales 3 percent when compared to August 2015, by selling 196,756 units. Keep reading for more information.

Dodge had a particularly great August when it came to sales. Overall, the brand was up 5 percent over August 2015, selling 44,340 units during the month. Six vehicles in the Dodge fleet recorded sales gains in August. These vehicles include:

  • The Dodge Charger – increasing 24 percent
  • The Dodge Challenger – increasing sales by five percent
  • The Dodge Journey – increasing by 40 percent
  • The Dodge Grand Caravan – increasing two percent
  • The Dodge Durango – increasing sales by two percent as well
  • And the Dodge Viper – increasing by 57 percent


Of these vehicles the Dodge Charger and the Dodge Challenger also celebrated year-over-year sales gains in August. The 2016 Dodge Charger is offered in seven trim levels: the SE, SXT, R/T, R/T Road & Track, R/T Scat Pack, SRT 392 and SRT Hellcat. Standard features on the base trim level includes automatic headlights, keyless ignition and entry, dual-zone manual air-conditioning, a six-speaker audio system with a 5-inch touchscreen interface, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity and dual charge-only USB ports. This vehicle comes standard with eight-speed automatic transmission as well as rear-wheel drive. The base engine is a 3.6-liter V6 engine that kicks out 292 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque.

We encourage you to come to Jake Sweeney Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM near the West Chester, OH area to check out any of these vehicles. We have new and pre-owned Dodge vehicles available for purchase. Our sales representatives are available to help you find the Dodge vehicle you are looking for. We hope to see you soon!