2018 Dodge Challenger – 2018 Dodge Challenger should be included on the list if you are looking for a muscle car. While there are some rivals such as Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro, there are some reasons that make Dodge Challenger look better than its rivals. For example, the new Dodge Challenger has a larger size, boulevard cruiser attitude, and unabashed retro look. Buyers have lots of choices as they can choose from the V6 engine which can deliver 350 horsepower to a more powerful engine which can deliver power as much as 840 horsepower.
What Is New for 2018 Dodge Challenger?
The new Dodge Challenger is available with a more powerful engine. Buyers can expect the addition of the 840 horsepower Demon. Rumor has it that there are only 3,000 units which will be built for the U.S. The 2018 Dodge Challenger comes with some cosmetic updates including a new SRT Widebody model based on the Hellcat. Buyers can also expect a new performance handling package for the V8 models. The new Dodge Challenger also includes other features such as Android Auto smartphone integration, Apple CarPlay, and the standard touchscreen which is bigger than its predecessor.
2018 Dodge Challenger Trim Levels and Features
It is a five-seat, two door coupe which comes with some cool features. There are seven major trim levels available. These trim levels are SRT Hellcat, SRT 392, R/T 392, R/T, GT, SXT, and SRT Demon. The GT and SXT challenger trims are powered by a V6 engine. Other trim levels are powered by a more powerful V8 engine which can deliver 840 horsepower.
The entry level SXT comes with some features such as automatic headlights, 18-inch wheels, keyless ignition and entry, dual zone automatic climate control, and an auto dimming rearview mirror. It also comes with some tech features such as a rearview camera, a 7-inch touchscreen, Android Auto Smartphone integration, and Apple CarPlay.
The GT is equipped with the same V6 engine and it is the only Dodge Challenger with all-wheel drive. It has some features such as rear parking sensors, 19-inch wheels, ventilated front seats, heated front seats, upgraded brakes, and also interior ambient lighting. If you are looking for a more powerful choice, then the R/T 392 would be a great choice. This option is the least expensive way to get a V8 engine. It offers a 5.7-liter engine which can be paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission or six-speed manual transmission. It also adds some features such as a limited slip differential, upgraded brakes, and 20-inch wheels.
Choose the SRT Demon if you are looking for the most powerful muscle car. It is only available with the eight-speed automatic transmission. It adds some features that are designed to improve its performance. These features include an adaptive suspension, street-legal drag slicks, and various cooling systems.
2018 Dodge Challenger Comfort, Release Date, and Price
One of the best things that we really love is that the new Dodge Challenger manages small bumps. It also comes with the front seats that are comfortable. The new 2018 Dodge Challenger starts at $26,995 and it is already available in 2018.