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Found a 2012 Yellowjacket for $40,991. Only 47 miles and never been titled. Does this sound like a good buy? About $8k less than a 2013 with comparable features.

What does everyone think?

It is a 6 speed manual with sunroof.

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Sounds like a deal to me. Finale cost for mine after added sunroof , upgraded sound system. glascoating, undercoating,extended warrenty was over 50k. About the only thing different in the 2013 is the launch control which I believe is only on the auto trans , not sure about that.


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Sounds like a deal to me. Finale cost for mine after added sunroof , upgraded sound system. glascoating, undercoating,extended warrenty was over 50k. About the only thing different in the 2013 is the launch control which I believe is only on the auto trans , not sure about that.
6 speeds have it as well... but only on cars made November 2012 and later.

Price might be a bit high now that they are releasing the SRT Core line for just under $40k. No options, but I think they might drag 2012 SRT's down in price a bit.

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What's in it? My sticker was $52,000 and bought it for $47,000. It has every option available.
With no options the 392's are very well equipped.

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What's in it? My sticker was $52,000 and bought it for $47,000. It has every option available.
With no options the 392's are very well equipped.
2013 Challenger SRT8 "Core" Model
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That's a smoking deal.
Specially a 6 speed. There aren't too many manuals. Dealers in my area have them on their lots sitting for 9 months now. All autos. I had to drive 70 miles away to get a manual.
I got mine about 6k off msrp. And back then (9monthsago) there wasn't any rebates. Just dealer discounts.
So I say that's a great deal.


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Here is the car on Ebay. I went ahead and purchased it. Hope you can see the web page

Dodge : Challenger 392 in Dodge | eBay Motors

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Options
  • 18 Speakers Premium Audio System
  • 6.5 Touch Screen Display
  • Audio Jack Input for Mobile Devices
  • Black Satin Gloss Bodyside Stripe
  • Garmin Navigation System
  • Goodyear Brand Tires
  • Power Sunroof
  • Premium Leather Trimmed Bucket Seats
  • Premium Sound Group
  • Radio: Media Center 430N CD/DVD/MP3/HDD/NAV
  • Wheels: 20 x 9 Painted Cast Aluminum
DriveTrain
  • Drive Train Type: RWD
  • Driven Wheels: Rear-Wheel
  • Wheels Rims: Machined Forged Aluminum
In Car Entertainment
  • Audio System: AM/FM/Satellite
  • Speakers: 6
  • Premium Speakers: Boston Acoustics
  • Antenna Type: Window Grid
Comfort
  • Air Conditioning: Automatic
  • Trunk Lights: Cargo Area Light
  • Center Console Trim: Metal-Look
  • Dash Trim: Metal-Look
  • Mats: Carpet Front And Rear
  • Reading Lights: Front
  • Shift Knob: Leather/Metal-Look
  • Steering Wheel Trim: Leather/Metal-Look
  • Vanity Mirrors: Dual Illuminated Vanity Mirrors
Doors
  • Rear Door Type: Trunk

Basic Information
  • VIN Number: 2C3CDYCJ3CH204364
  • Stock Number: 20638
  • Model Year: 2012
  • Make: Dodge
  • Model: Challenger
  • Style Name: SRT8 392
  • Vehicle Trim: SRT8 392
  • Body Type: Coupe
  • Vehicle Type: Coupe
  • Interior Color: Dark Slate Gray
  • Exterior Color: Stinger Yellow Clearcoat
Suspension
  • Active Suspension
  • Independent Suspension: Four-Wheel
  • Stabilizer Bar: Front And Rear
Seats
  • Drivers: Multi-Level Heating
  • Drivers Height: Power
  • Drivers Lumbar: Power 4-Way
  • Drivers Power: 6
  • Passenger: Multi-Level Heating
  • Seating Capacity: 5
  • Front Seat Type: Bucket
  • Upholstery: Simulated Suede/Leather
  • Center Armrest
  • Folding: Fold Forward Seatback
Features
  • Aux Engine Cooler: Regular
  • Bumpers: Body-Colored
  • Door Reinforcement: Side-Impact Door Beam
Dimensions
  • Front Head Room: 39.3 Inches
  • Front Hip Room: 54.6 Inches
  • Front Shoulder Room: 58.2 Inches
  • Front Leg Room: 42.0 Inches
  • Rear Head Room: 37.4 Inches
  • Rear Hip Room: 48.6 Inches
  • Rear Leg Room: 32.6 Inches
  • Rear Shoulder Room: 53.9 Inches
  • Luggage Capacity: 16 Cu.Ft.
  • Length: 197.7 Inches
  • Width: 75.7 Inches
  • Height: 57.1 Inches
  • Wheelbase: 116.0 Inches
  • Ground Clearance: 4.8 Inches
  • Max Gross Vehicle Weight: 5,300 Lbs.
  • Curb Weight: 4,170 Lbs.

Engine
  • Engine Description: 6.4L V8 16V
  • Fuel Type: Gas
  • Fuel Induction: Sequential MPI
  • Valves Per Cylinder: 2
  • Aspiration: Normal
Roof and Glass
  • Front Wipers: Variable Intermittent
  • Rear Defogger
  • Privacy Glass: Light
Convenience
  • Cruise Control
  • Windows: Power Windows
  • Steering Power: Speed-Proportional Power Steering
  • Steering Adjustment: Tilt And Telescopic
  • Mirrors: Power Remote
  • Power Door Locks
  • Cupholders: Front And Rear
  • Door Pockets: Driver And Passenger
  • Overhead Console: Mini With Storage
  • Power Outlets: 2
  • Remote Trunk Release: Power
  • Seatback Storage
  • Universal Remote Transmitter
Safety
  • Driver and Passenger Airbag
  • Head Airbags: Curtain 1St And 2Nd Row
  • ABS: 4-Wheel
  • Anti Theft System
  • Stability Control
  • Headlights Auto Delay: Auto Delay Off
  • Headlights Dusksensor: Dusk Sensing
  • Front Headrests: Manual Adjustable
  • Engine Immobilizer
  • Turning Circle: 37.4
  • Door Reinforcement: Side-Impact Door Beam
  • Rear Headrests: 2
  • Rear Center Seatbelt: 3-Point Belt
  • Side Airbag
  • Stability Control



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Any idea on how many were produced? Never did have any numbers on the 2010 RT Classic in Det Yellow.
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I believe like 1000 or 1100...
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Actually, the DY's production numbers have been identified already.
2010 DY: 592 R/T Classics and 595 SRTs They just haven't been able to break down how many auto's and six speeds, estimate is 60% auto's 40% six speeds of total numbers. DY is one of the lower total production colors.

What the yellow jacket turns out to be will be interesting to find out.
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