The collaboration between Andrea Iannone and Dodge Europe officially begins to further develop communication activities together after the rider was a special guest on the first episode of the second season of the brand’s web series IN//OUT.

During the current WorldSBK season, the Italian rider of Team Go Eleven will represent Dodge Europe as Brand Ambassador, confirming his presence in the next episode of IN//OUT during the race week at the Misano World Circuit.

During a private visit to the Stellantis Heritage HUB in Turin, the Abruzzo rider was presented with a rare Dodge Challenger SRT® Hellcat Redeye ‘Last Call’.

Dodge Europe, already the Official Car of the 2024 WorldSBK Championship, has the opportunity to further strengthen its presence in the two-wheeled world by collaborating with one of the main protagonists of the current season.

Turin, June 4, 2024 – Dodge Europe announces a new collaboration with Andrea Iannone, an exceptionally talented Italian WorldSBK rider, welcoming him among the Official Ambassadors of the Dodge Brand. Among the determining elements of the operation are the great personality of the Abruzzo champion, the authentic passion for high performance, and the unique affinity with the brand.

To officially kick off the collaboration, Andrea Iannone was welcomed as the guest of honor at the Heritage HUB, home to the most significant vintage car collection in Stellantis history.

After admiring the numerous sports cars on display, including some Safety Cars produced by the group, the rider discovered the special ‘muscle car’. We are talking about the Dodge Challenger SRT® Hellcat Redeye equipped with an HEMI® V8 SRT® engine capable of delivering 807 horsepower, one of the rarest and most exclusive ‘Last Call’ models available in Europe.

Andrea Iannone recently made his first appearance on Dodge Europe’s social and digital channels during the first episode of the second season of IN//OUT, the brand’s European web series with over 2 million views, which for about a year has been telling and amplifying Dodge’s values through innovative storytelling and spectacular moments on and off the track.

In the first episode of the second season, available at this link, Team Go Eleven and Andrea Iannone are protagonists of an exciting drag race between their Ducati Panigale V4 R and a Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. A completely unprecedented and never-before-seen challenge during a WorldSBK championship race weekend.

The exclusive experience in the Netherlands between the rider and Dodge Europe created the conditions to further extend the collaboration, highlighting the common values and ambitious goals for 2024 shared by both parties.

The story of Andrea’s spectacular return to racing, his extraordinary passion, and his unique personality really made the difference for the Dodge Europe team,’ says Domenico Gostoli, Head of Ram & Dodge Brands Enlarged Europe. ‘This is why we are very proud to see him aboard one of our rarest and most representative ‘Last Call’ Edition cars, hoping that the performance of our legendary supercharged V8 will inspire him to always give his best in the upcoming Superbike races.

I am happy to receive support from this brand with which I share a passion for high-speed performance. Grit, fun, and concentration are very important aspects for riders on both two and four wheels,’ says Andrea Iannone.

In the coming months, the rider will play an important role in Dodge Europe’s communication projects. On board this spectacular Challenger SRT® Hellcat Redeye, he will become the main protagonist of the next episode of IN//OUT – Season 2. Filming will take place at the Misano World Circuit ‘Marco Simoncelli’ during the highly anticipated Emilia-Romagna WorldSBK championship stage.

The operation aims to further strengthen Dodge Europe’s presence as the Official Car of the 2024 WorldSBK Championship by working closely with Team Go Eleven and the Italian rider, who has returned to being one of the most followed and appreciated protagonists.

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Dodge Challenger SRT® Hellcat Redeye

The Redeye version of the limited edition ‘Last Call’ is equipped with its 6.2L Supercharged HO HEMI® V8 SRT® engine capable of delivering 807 horsepower and 959 Nm of torque up to 6,500 rpm, reaching 100 km/h in just 3.4 seconds and a top speed of 326 km/h.

 

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