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Guaranteed Auto Loan St. Louis at All Star Dodge

auto loan st. louisAt All Star Dodge, our auto loan Bridgeton in St. Louis is the best program you will find in Missouri or Illinois. Our guaranteed financing program means that no matter what your credit rating is, you will be approved for an auto loan for the new or used car of your choice.

Our lenders are able to approve your auto loan no matter what your credit score is. Depending on how low your credit score is, you may be required to put a significant down payment on used Dodge, Jeep, or Chrysler cars and the amount of your auto loan will be determined by your credit application.

Buying a quality pre owned used vehicle with our Guaranteed Financing program will help you to re build your credit as long as your payments are made every month on time.  Keep in mind that the used car dealerships that offer credit to pay on the lot will NOT do anything to help you establish or restore your credit rating.

The primary advantage of getting auto financing from All Star Dodge for a used car, truck, or SUV is that we have a long track record of approval for sub-prime auto loans. This means that we know how to find the best auto loan rates possible for those with less than perfect credit.

 

Our Guaranteed Credit program is managed by an experienced staff with a huge knowledge base on finding the right lenders to approve your loan even for those who have been turned down at other dealerships.  You can even fill out an application online on our secure website to get pre-approved from the privacy of your living room.

 

Once you are approved for the car of your choice by one of our nationwide lenders, you will be able to drive home in the new or used car of your dreams today.  Stop by and see us at All Star Dodge and apply for financing for your next vehicle today. You won’t be disappointed!

Jeep Wrangler St. Louis Offers Refinement On Road and Off

new Jeep Dealer St LouisAll Star Dodge offers a wide selection of new and used Jeep models such as the new Jeep Wrangler in Bridgeton MO.

Auto reviewers say that the new Jeep Wrangler continues to be true to its heritage as “America’s best-loved off-road escape artist,” according to Kelly Blue Book.

Jeep Wrangler offers a base two door model, a Rubicon, and the Unlimited Jeep Wrangler with 4 doors and optional hard top with configurable roof panels.  Whether you choose a soft top or a hardtop model, auto writers say that the Wrangler offers a functional interior that covers the basics.  Optional features include; air conditioning or power windows and door locks on the base Wrangler.

According to BestCars.com the Jeep Wrangler is more refined today than ever before. With new optional features such as leather heated seats and a navigation system.  Auto reviewers comment that the Wrangler provides good visibility and there’s plenty of headroom inside the cabin.

The Jeep Wrangler is powered by a new Pentastar V6 engine which delivers great fuel economy for its class.

Kelly Blue Book says you will like the Jeep Wrangler “whether your outdoor passions rest at the top of a mountain, near the ocean’s surface, or someplace in between, the Wrangler can get you there without breaking a sweat. Open-air devotees will love the 360-degree view.”

New Features in the 2013 Jeep Wrangler include new seats, an Alpine speaker system, new interior lighting, upgraded soft top that makes it easier for one person to remove and replace it.

Reviewers say they like the high ground clearance, body and frame construction, and great steering and suspension, as well as its 3.6 liter Pentastar V6 engine that provides more than ample acceleration power.

“Although it is larger and safer than past models wearing the CJ and Wrangler nameplate, the 2013 Jeep Wrangler is still true to its heritage as America’s best-loved off-road escape artist.” — Kelley Blue Book

“The looks, the drive character, the price — they all strike the right chord for Jeep faithful. Plus, rocks will tremble when they see you coming.” — AutoWeek

“The new Wrangler stays true to the model’s roots, but now it’s a lot more fun to drive on-road.” — Motor Trend

“And as good as it is on the road, Jeep made sure the Wrangler remains the most capable off-road vehicle you can buy.” — Popular Mechanics

 

 

Award Winning Dodge and Chrysler Cars

trophy for award winning new chrysler cars in MOAll Star Dodge Dealership, home of a great selection of new Chrysler cars near Wentzville, is pleased to announce that 4 new Dodge and Chrysler cars have taken the “Best 2013 Total Quality” award.  The winning vehicles include; Dodge Dart which is a leader in the small car class, Chrysler Town & Country minivan-took the highest scores in the minivan class,, Dodge Durango SUV which came in at the top of the medium SUV class list, and last but certainly not least, the Chrysler 200 Convertible which took the honors for the best  convertible under $30,000.

These 4 Dodge and Chrysler cars ranked the highest in their respective class in the “Best 2013 Total Quality” awards which ranks vehicles according to new owner’s evaluations. Nearly 17,568 new car owners were polled and asked to rank their experience with their new cars including the following categories; reliability, driving excitement, emotional attachment, as well as overall satisfaction in the buying experience when it comes to sales and service.

“In today’s competitive market, customers expect and deserve a highly reliable vehicle,” Doug Betts, Senior Vice President – Quality, Chrysler Group LLC, said. “This particular study recognizes that to excel in overall quality it’s important to also deliver well-crafted, exciting vehicles and ensure customer satisfaction after the sale. These honors show that customers appreciate the innovations in the all-new Dart as well the ongoing improvements we’re making throughout our product lineup.”

Dodge Dart leads its segment in the small car class which is really a big deal, particularly considering how competitive this segment really is. Most automakers are pouring all of their resources into research and design  as well as technology development in the small compact car class due to the increased demand in the market for fuel efficient cars.  The Dart’s high ranking in the Total Quality index is a testament to the innovative styling and quality that went into the engineering of the new Dodge Dart.

Jeep Dealers Announce Prices for New 2014 Jeep Models

jeep dealer announces  cherokee pricingAll Star Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep Dealer Bridgeton in Missouri is pleased to announce that the prices for the 2014 Jeep Cherokee have been released by Chrysler.  The Cherokee has been a benchmark for 4 wheel drive vehicles for many generations, delivering world class driving dynamics and now competitive fuel economy ratings of over 30 miles per gallon on-not to mention a plethora of high tech, comfort, and safety features.

According to Chrysler you get all of this for a starting price of just $22,995 plus delivery and handling fees of around $900.

This makes the new Jeep Cherokee priced lower than last year’s Jeep Liberty model, quite a value!

Pricing for the various trim levels in the 2014 Jeep Cherokee include;

2 wheel drive Jeep Cherokee Sport $22,995

4 wheel drive Jeep Cherokee Sport: $24,999

2 wheel drive Jeep Cherokee Latitude: $24,495

4 wheel drive Jeep Cherokee Latitude: $26,495

2 Wheel drive Jeep Cherokee Limited: $27,995

4 wheel drive Jeep Cherokee Limited: $29,995

4 wheel drive Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk: $29,495

2014 Jeep Cherokee Sport

If you are looking for a sporty little SUV, the Jeep Cherokee Sport has a starting price of $22,995 This Jeep model offers a class exclusive 9 speed automatic transmission mated with a 2.4 liter engine that produces 184 horsepower and 171 lb/ft of torque and a driving range of nearly 500 miles on a single tank of gas.

Standard features in the Jeep Cherokee Sport include; power mirrors and door handles, five inch touch screen media center with Bluetooth capability, 10 air bags including multistage driver and front passenger air bags, driver and front-passenger knee bags, front- and second-row seat-mounted side air bags, supplemental all-row side curtain air bags; LED tail lamps and daytime running lamps, four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, electronic stability control, traction control, Hill-start Assist, electric power steering, electric park brake, cruise control, and more-quite a list of standard features for a vehicle under $30K.

 

 

New Chrysler Cars such as the New Chrysler 300 SRT

chrysler cars-300 in moAllStar Dodge Dealer, home of a wide selection of new Chrysler cars near Ballwin is pleased to announce the 2013 Chrysler 300 SRT8 sedan which was designed with a combination of luxury appointments, superb handling, and power.

The Chrysler 300 line has made a comeback and since last year this near luxury sedan is closer than ever to its roots-the high performance cars that the 300 evolved from such as the 1955 model.

Today’s 300 Sedan was designed with strong but simple lines, superb engineering and a high level of luxury inside and out.  The 6.4 liter HEMI V8 engine delivers a whopping 470 HP and 470 lb/ft of torque.  The standard V8 engine produces ample power, delivering  300 HP.  The engine is mated with a 5 speed automatic transmission with standard steering wheel mounted paddle sifters or center console Auto Stick.  These two options allow the buyer to select specific transmission gears. “In Drive, the transmission controller will automatically shift the vehicle. The aggressiveness of the shifting is defined by the mode chosen – either “Normal” or “Track”. Fully adaptive electronic control of all shifting makes the powertrain more responsive while minimizing harshness,” says Chrysler News.  “In Manual, the shift method is defined by the driver choosing to use either paddle shift or Auto Stick. The “Track” mode adds a hold function to the calibration in all gears, allowing the driver full control of the shifting schedule.”

Chrysler says the new 300 SRT8 Sedan can travel from zero to sixty in under four seconds with a top speed of one hundred and seventy five miles per hour.

Fuel economy is good for this class with an EPA estimated 23 miles per gallon with the new 300’s standard Fuel Saver Technology in the 4 cylinder mode.

Test drive a new Chrysler 300 or any other new or used Chrysler cars at All Star Dodge Dealership in St. Louis MO today.

Dodge Challenger-America’s Most Affordable Muscle Car

dodge challenger in MONew Dodge cars O’Fallon, such as the Dodge Challenger muscle car are available at your local All Star Dodge Dealership in St. Louis.

The new 2013 Dodge Challenger is one of the hottest selling muscle cars in today’s market.  Powered by a 5.7 liter HEMI V8 engine that produces a whopping 375 HP and 410 lb/ft of torque, the new Challenger offers world class driving dynamics. The engine is mated with either a 6 speed manual or paddle shifting automatic transmission.

Challenger is being called the most affordable sports car available with its MSRP of just $29,995.

“Building on Challenger’s all-time sales record in 2012, the new Challenger R/T Redline fuses our iconic heritage with a one-of-a-kind customized appearance,” said Reid Bigland, President and CEO – Dodge Brand. “Featuring unique body-side stripes and black chrome wheels with red accents, the new R/T Redline combines unmatched personalization with the unmistakable performance of the legendary HEMI V-8.”

The iconic 2 toned Redline Red and Graphite stripe and body colored grille create a distinct muscle car look.  The 20 inch black chrome wheels in the R/T Redline are standard, and with the Super Track Pak, Goodyear Eagle F1 245/45R20 three season performance tires are also featured, along with high performance brakes and a low ride height.

Available exterior shades for the new Dodge Challenger include; Billet Silver, Granite Crystal, Bright White and Pitch Black.  The R/T Redline trim is offered in a Dark Slate Gray interior with Dark Slate Gray seats, or a choice of Nappa leather in Radar Red or Dark Slate Gray.

Fuel economy in the new Dodge Challenger is very good for its class with an estimated EPA fuel economy rating of 25 miles per gallon on the highway.

Test drive new Dodge cars in St. Louis such as the new Dodge Challenger at All Star Dodge Dealership serving Missouri and Illinois today.  You won’t be disappointed!

Class Exclusive Blu Ray System on the Dodge Grand Caravan

blu ray dvd player in Dodge Grand CaravanAll Star Dodge, home of the Dodge Grand Caravan St. Peters, is pleased to announce that the new Dodge Caravan is now available with a class exclusive feature-the dual screen Blu-Ray DVD player, entertainment system.    In fact, Dodge is offering Blu-Ray in both of its minivan models including the Town and Country as well as the Grand Caravan.

The Blu-Ray DVD player and standard DVD player both offer an HDMI input for playing video games.  Other upgrades to the entertainment system in the Dodge Grand Caravan include enlarged screens in the 2nd and 3rd row DVD players which results in 4 times better resolution.  Another new standard feature is 2 USB ports with 115 volt power inverter.

According to Joe Veltri, VP of Chrysler Product Planning; “With 78 minivan-first innovations, Chrysler Group continues to lead the segment in created in 1983,” “This new Blu-Ray DVD system raises the bar in minivan rear-seat entertainment systems, and is the latest in a long line of innovations like Stow ‘n Go seating and a selectable fuel economizer mode,” says Veltri.

The new Blu-Ray video system can play 2 different movies simultaneously on its 9 inch screens located in the 2nd and 3rd row, so now everyone in the family can watch their favorite DVDs, or play their favorite video games at the same time.  Two convenient 115 volt USB ports make it easy to charge electronics such as MP3 players, cell phones, tablets, laptop computers, and more.  A standard 12 volt outlet and RCA input are also included as well as a wireless remote and two wireless headphones.

This state of the art entertainment system can be had on two new Dodge Grand Caravan trim levels including; the Crew and R/T.

Check out all of the new high tech features on the 2013 Dodge Grand Caravan, including the new Blu-Ray DVD player at All Star Dodge Dealership in Bridgeton MO.

The new Ram 1500 “Super Bee” Concept Vehicle

Ram 1500 St. Louis bumble bee editionAckerman Toyota, home of a wide selection of new Ram 1500 St. Peters is pleased to announce that Ram brand introduced a “Rumble Bee” model a decade ago, inspired by the “Super Bee” muscle cars back in the sixties.

Ram recently launched a new  version of the Rumble Bee, a hemi V8 Ram 1500 concept vehicle to celebrate the ten year anniversary of the original model.

“The Ram 1500 Rumble Bee continues to have a strong fan base and what better place to celebrate its 10-year anniversary than Woodward Dream Cruise,” said Reid Bigland, President and CEO – Ram Truck Brand, Chrysler Group LLC. “There’s a lot of energy surrounding concept trucks and buzz models, and the Ram Design Team revels in creating something that is unique for our customers to enjoy.”

This new concept truck is a two wheel drive model in “Drone Yellow” with a unique matte finish covering the entire Ram 1500 model-except the bumpers and flares of the mopar ground effects kit  With a gloss black stripe that extends into a honeycomb, this new concept truck really does reflect the spirit of the “Super Bee.”

Under hood, the Ram 1500 Rumble Bee concept truck is powered by a massive  5.7-liter HEMI engine that delivers a whopping 395 HP and 407 lb/ft of torque, mated with a TorqueFlite 8-speed automatic transmission.

Black gloss coating can be seen on the grille, hood vents, and dual exhaust tailpipes. Featured are twenty four inch Vellano VRH custom wheels and a two inch drop from the King Suspension which enhances the ride and overall performance of this black and yellow beast.

Inside the cabin is black and Drone Yellow sport leather seats with light grey stitching and lettering spelling out “Rumble Bee.”  A honeycomb shaped background lights up on and an amber colored bee is mounted onto the shifter knob.  “Rumble Bee” lettering and Ram logos can be seen on the seats, floor mats and door bolsters.  An aluminum “10th Anniversary” commemorative badge is featured as the concept truck’s ID.

Dodge Dealer Announces Pricing for the new Dodge Durango

dodge durango at your local dodge dealer st louisAll Star Dodge Dealer Oakville is pleased to announce the new prices for Dodge Durango have been announced for the new 2014 Durango.

Durango sales have soared in recent years and then new 2014 model will hopefully be no exception according to Chrysler News.

New standard features in the 2014 Dodge Durango include; an eight-speed automatic transmission with steering-wheel mounted paddle shifters, Bluetooth, 5-inch Touch Screen and 7-inch gauge cluster, LED racetrack taillamps and standard three-row seating for up to 7.   Options include; seatback-mounted Dual Screen Blu-Ray / DVD Players, Forward Collision Warning with full-stop functionality and heated and ventilated Nappa leather seats.  Other features include; 18-inch or 20-inch aluminum wheels, Bluetooth, 5-inch or 8.4-inch touch screen, rotary shifter with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters, 7-inch customizable gauge cluster, Keyless Enter ’n Go with push-button start, seven airbags,

The good news is that even with all of these changes, the pricing for 2013 will stay the same as last year’s model.   The MSRP is just $29,795 not including the $995 destination charge).

The new Dodge Durango offers 360 HP and 390 lb/ft of torque with its standard V6 engine mated with an 8 speed automatic transmission.  Dodge Durango has best in class towing of up to 7,400 pounds and best in class fuel economy of 25 miles per gallon on the highway (a fifteen percent improvement of last year’s model) as well as best in class driving range of 600 miles on a single tank of fuel.

“Dodge Durango is on a tremendous run, with 9 months of consecutive growth,” said Tim Kuniskis, President and CEO — Dodge Brand. “The new 2014 Durango builds on that momentum, raising the bar for performance, technology and style. With best-in-class power, towing, infotainment and fuel economy; the new Durango offers a combination unmatched by any other SUV or Crossover in America.”The 2014 Dodge Durango is available in five trim levels: SXT, Rallye, Limited, R/T and Citadel, all packaged to meet the needs of individual customers.”

What Really Sets the Laramie Longhorn Dodge Ram Apart?

 Dodge Ram in MOSome say that the thing that really sets the Dodge Ram Laramie Longhorn apart from other Ram models is its well-appointed luxury interior.

According to reviewers the Dodge Ram’s abundant use of quality interior materials, and overall innovative design, makes the Laramie Longhorn really standout in the full size truck segment.

The Laramie Longhorn Ram pickup is fully equipped with ample luxury features which give this truck a sedan-like run for the money.

Inside the cabin you will find great features such as; exclusive leather seats and steering wheel, heated front seats, audio controls on the steering wheel, power seat, power mirrors and windows-including the rear sliding window, dual-zone automatic climate control, auto-dimming mirrors, rear park sensors, Bluetooth and premium sound system with  nine-speaker surround-sound.

Other features in the Laramie Longhorn edition include; remote start,  and safety features such as-Rear Park assist with a rearview camera.  Comfort features include; ventilated bucket seats, power sunroof, and navigation system,  as well as a powered sunroof and back seat entertainment system.

According to test drivers the top features on the Ram are its powerful  best in class powertrains and affordable price tags.

The Cummins turbo diesel  6.7-liter engine-which is optional, delivers 350 HP and a whopping 800 lb./ft.  of torque.

Test drivers agree the Laramie Longhorn Ram 1500 delivers the smoothest driving performance in its class due to the advanced suspension system .

“As American as college football rivalries, the full-size pickup truck segment has its share of staunch supporters. And those of you wearing the Dodge baseball caps and nylon jackets with the Ram symbol on them won’t get any argument from us; the … Ram 1500 is tough to beat.” — Edmunds

Learn more about the new Laramie Longhorn Dodge Ram truck in St. Louis today at All Star Dodge.