Dodge has been experimenting cars over years and now they have in their pocket is the 2017 Dodge Challenger. This is a muscular yet handsome car with high tech features and powerful engine performance. Many segments have been redesign and improved with many latest techs. Both the interior and exterior have gone many modifications and constructed in a new way. This car has won the hearts of the customers when it was first unveiled and displayed at the Detroit Auto Show in 2015. This car has already bagged many nominations and awards and more to receive. Dodge will surely rise in the market list with this handsome Challenger.
- Fuel economy – 26/36 mpg
- Car type – Sport sedan
- Transmission – 6-speed shiftable automatic
- Engine type – Gas
- Total seating – 5
- Drive Train – All wheel drive or Front wheel drive
- Bluetooth – 3.0V (YES)
- Curb weight – 3357lbs
2017 Dodge Challenger: Exterior and Interior
All the main stream parts have been upgraded and given the best possible update. The outer body comes out in 5 different colors, mixed or single. Headlights are eye-catching for sure. In front is two rounds LED bulbs and at the back you get a series of LED lights with neon bulbs to a better vision of this car to avoid accidents. The back headlights are rectangular in shape and has an ability to change shape. 2017 Dodge Challenger also has a front grille which is a little slim, but giving an awesome look. This beast has a lower side profile, but high ground clearance. With new aerodynamic technology the chassis has been designed to get better results on speed and acceleration.
The 2017 Dodge Challenger runs on the 19 inch alloy wheels. The interior designing has been done by a Japan car making company. It can accommodate a total of 5 persons with an increase in cargo space to 90 gallons. The seats are upholstered with Nappa and Electra leather made in England, which promises maximum comfort and maximum pleasure. Inside you can find all the latest technology with updated softwares. There is also a big 8.6 inch LED screen which is placed in the middle of the dashboard. It shows navigation maps when GPS is enabled. The steering wheel has a new cover giving the interior an authentic look.
2017 Dodge Challenger: Engine and Transmission
The Challenger gets a new and powerful engine to make up its look. It features a 6.4 liter, dual V8 engine, which is direct inject and is capable to produce a total horsepower of 290 and a maximum torque of 187 lb-ft. This engine will get a six speed shiftable automatic transmission, which readily powers the 19 inch alloy wheels. It can accelerate to around 60 mph in just 6.1 seconds. It provides a mileage of 26 mpg in city roads and 36 on highway roads. Another option will be a Hellcat V8 engine which also runs on the six speed transmission.
2017 Dodge Challenger: Price and Release Date
The 2017 Dodge Challenger will be available to the customers on 2017 starting and will be base priced at around $28,000 to $34,000 and other components cost around $15,000.