2021 Dodge Barracuda Reborn? This is What We Know So Far | Rumors

rumors about the latest generation of Dodge Barracuda have been around for decades, including 2021 Dodge Barracuda. this is what we know about this street fighter.

Barracuda last release in 1974. Since then, there is no new generation announced as the upgrade. In 2007 there was a rumor this car would come back. But it doesn’t happen until more than 10 years later. And now, the rumor is being more intense with Dodge Barracuda New Generation.

Barracuda was previously under the Plymouth brand. But when Plymouth discontinued, this product is being changed to Dodge. Another rumor then says that Barracuda will be the Dodge Challenger successor. Therefore, we can refer to Challenger to guess how Barracuda will be.

2021 Dodge Barracuda Specifications

Barracuda is specified as a muscle car. It is because this vehicle has a high performance. For the becoming 2021 version, it can’t be predicted what type of transmission it will use. But for the performance, we can expect the 6-speed manual transmission or 8-speed automatic transmission.

This car may use 303 horsepower with 268 torque. And since it is the modernized version, we can guess that Barracuda will use a sequential multi-point injection fuel system.

For the dimension, we still refer to the Challenger with some changes. We can say the wheelbase will be about 110 inches, so the overall length can be between 190 and 200 inches. Meanwhile, with mirrors extended, it may have 85 inches width.

Following the older version, we guess Barracuda still use the RWD driveline configuration. It may also use disc brakes for both front and rear. And although it can include some rear seats, this car may only have 2 doors.

2021 Dodge Barracuda Redesign Exterior & Interior

We can predict that this car will have many lighting systems. Besides the projector headlamps, there will also the fog lamps for the front and rear sides. For the stop sign, there is a center high-mount stop lamp. You can also find a pair of split tail lamps. 

The solar control glass used on every side of the car can reduce the heat inside. It is also applied to the front and rear glass. And on the rainy days, you can rely on the variable intermittent windshield wipers.

The exterior mirror has the heating element. It is a power mirror with a manual fold-away. Turn down to the bottom part, this car may use a satin carbon aluminum wheel with 108 inches wheelbase. Don’t forget the non-locking fuel-filler cap that makes it easier for you to refuel.


For the interior, let’s visualize two front seats as the standard layout. This car can accommodate up to five persons, so it will be there the rear seats for three persons. As the Challenger has 17 seating options, we guess the upcoming Dodge Barracuda will also have this kind of feature.

Driving will be more comfortable with the leather performance steering wheel. You can keep driving safely by not using a cell phone and putting it in the cell phone storage. But on the other side, you can still be wide-awake for an urgent call because your cell phone is just nearby.

An auto-dimming rearview mirror will prevent you from being dazzled. It will be very useful when you are driving at night. The instrument panel also shows some information include the 180-MPH Primary Speedometer.


For a modern car, it should have some entertainment systems. An eight inches touchscreen display seems logical to be placed on the dashboard. And it does not rule out that the rear seats will get the smaller display.

The good displays must be accessible and customizable. You can enjoy your favorite video by only connect your flash drive to the USB hub. Or use the Bluetooth to play your music by phone to the car speaker.

And about the voice system, there are some premium speakers. They will give an exciting experience as an entertainment while on the road. To keep you connect to the world, enjoy the 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hot Spot. You can also switch the radio on.

The other features you may find in this car is the climate control systems. Relish the Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control and let your passenger get the separated temperature control from you. There is also a humidity sensor to help you increase your comfort.

For the additional lighting, there is a rear courtesy lamp. It will help you to pick your things at night. At the front, you may also find the map/reading lamp.


For the standard, the new Dodge Barracuda safety system must have the airbags. Not only for the front seats, but the side curtain and rear seats also need it. A security alarm also must be a standard feature. And you can always aware of your tire by tire pressure monitoring display.

The rear camera is also an important thing for car safety. And just like the other Dodge vehicles, Barracuda should have the ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera. It will help you to diminish the blind spot and make your view wider.

The ParkSense Rear Park-Assist System will also help when you are parking. This safety feature has a sensor to detect anything along your way and prevent you to hit it. You can get the indication visually and audibly.

When you are warming up the car, you can use the line lock feature. This will allow the front brake to work independently. Then, use the launch control to bring it back to the normal control.

2021 Dodge Barracuda Price, Release Date & Lease Deals

We expect this muscle will release in late 2021 or the beginning of 2022. There is no announcement yet from Dodge. But by looking at the Challenger price range, 2021 Dodge Barracuda price may start at $29,000. This price can be up to $70,000 for the supercharged variant.

For that price range, we expect there are many additional feature options. Meanwhile, if we talk about the lease deals, we can say it will be about $500 to $1,000 monthly. And you have 72 months to pay it off.

The conclusion, Barracuda is still being mysterious. But by seeing the other Dodge, especially Challenger, we can guess the possibilities of its look and performance. From the guess, you can consider if you want to get it.

And those are the speculations about 2021 Dodge Barracuda. The newest version of this legendary muscle car is always waited by the car enthusiasts. Let’s keep track of the progress, and don’t forget to prepare your money.