The year 2016, has witnessed Dodge Charger and Challenger as the two most rugged and tough vehicles on the road. Dodge is known for manufacturing muscle and powerful cars. Both the cars, Charger and Challenger, feature the modern styling with passenger comfort and the impressive performances. Overall, both the vehicles would be an excellent choice for anyone looking for design, ruggedness, and high performance. Let us get a comparison between the two.
When you opt for the Dodge Charger, you are equipped with a number of engine options. You have the opportunity to select the 3.6 liter V6 engine with 292 horsepower and 260 lb-ft torque. Furthermore, you can also opt for the Hellcat featuring the 6.2 liter V8 engine that delivers the superior 707 horsepower and 650 lb-ft torque. The Charger with seven trims to select from has been designed to cater your performance needs.
On the other hand, the Dodge Challenger is also available in variable trims and engine models. You can opt for the 3.6 liter V6 engine with 305 horsepower, or go for the supercharged 6.2 liter V8 Hellcat with 650 lb-ft torque delivering 707 horsepower. The eight-speed automatic, as well as the six-speed manual transmissions, are available.
Looks and appearance
The 2016 Dodge Charger includes a bold crosshair grille chiseled frame and customizable nine distinct wheel design styles. The 20-inch wheels are refined and sleek in appearance, giving the vehicle a sporty appearance. In terms of the interior, there have been improvements made to the dashboard designs. The retro inspired looks make it even more attractive. The cabin is quite spacious for legs. The leather and suede seating is appealing. The large 8.4-inch touchscreen has a friendly interface allowing the driver to get access to a number of features with a simple touch of fingers.
The Dodge Challenger, on the other hand, boasts of a very stylish cabin, keeping the driver-centric theme design. The models with the automatic transmission still feature the same T-handle shifter that was in use in the 1970s Challenger. You will enjoy a smooth control while pricing because of the highest quality wheels and the steering.
Both the Dodge Charger and Challenger are equipped with the standard safety features. Some of include front airbags, stability control, side curtain airbags, blind spot monitor, driver knee airbag, red traffic alert, collision alert, etc. Both the vehicles have been awarded as high safety grades by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
You have to now decide, which model of Dodge you want to invest in. The friendly sales professionals over at Thomson Chrysler Dodge Jeep can help you with any questions you might have.