The 2014 Dodge Challenger is one fantastic, muscle, five seat coupe, which comes in three trim levels SXT, R/T, SRT8 Core with slight changes on all trims. There are also few special trim levels but those are offered in much lower numbers. With its own specific retro look and with new technology it is called by most people as a car for new age.
New Dodge Challenger is a big, muscle two-door car with a lot of modern infotainment options. With its comfortable interior it is great vehicle for long-distance drives. Front seats are wide and firm, that makes a lot of comfort for driver but the rear seats can accommodate only two adults, while back entry is a little tight. The cargo area is about 16 cubic feet’s, it is much larger than other models in this category. The seats are upholstered with new synthetic materials, while at the top of the line there are seats covered with natural leather.
SXT And HellCat
In interior Dodge used average quality materials with a lot of hard black plastic, that doesn’t give a premium look. This model is well equipped with different features like automatic climate control, keyless entry, power windows, power driver seat, Bluetooth and blind-spot monitors, heated front seats, fog lamps, the upper trim level include a Boston Acoustics premium sound system and navigation system beyond other features. There is ParkSense park assist for helping driver to safely park car and find parking space.
New Challenger looks bigger and wider than before, while the weight is at the same level and it is not changed a lot, there is a longer wheelbase and a lot of retro sheet metal outside. It comes with 18 inch alloy wheels and all-season tires, while 20 inch alloys are optional and makes it to look much bolder and more powerful.
Specs Of 2014 Dodge Challenger
Under the hood the new Challenger gives you a choice of three powerunits. The base starts with 3.6 -liter V6 engine that makes 305 hp and 268 lb-ft. There is available 5.7 l Hemi V8 engine with production of 375 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque. Beyond that there is also another powerful engine, the 6.4 liter SRT8 Hemi with 470 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque. EPA has estimated fuel economy to 18/27 MPG for V6, 15/25 mpg when this car comes equipped with automatic transmission, 15/23 manual for V8 engine and 14/23 city/highway mpg for SRT8.
For the base line suggested price is slightly under $26.500, version R/T with manual transmission costs $30.495 same price is for the R/T with automatic transmission. For the 2014 Dodge Challenger SRT8 Core model with automatic or manual transmission price is around $39.485, and the top of the line is SRT8 Manual or Automatic costs $44.685.
2014 Dodge Challenger Review
The 2014 Dodge Challenger is currently available model on the market but at this point we already have decent amount of information’s about the 2015 Dodge Challenger that will come to the market in the next couple months. Most interesting is the fact that we will have one of the most powerful muscle cars on the market when it comes available.