The new model has been updated heavily on the inside and outside. An 8 speed automatic transmission is now also being offered as standard.
As a full size sedan, the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat is available in 9 trim levels. All the models come with a rear wheel drive except for the SXT and the SE trim levels which are optional. Spoiler, hood, front doors and front fascia have all been redesigned. Other noteworthy changes include brand new headlights and new grilles all of which have been repositioned to improve the air flow. The new design also gives the vehicle an aggressive stance and a newly rounded off rear.
The Dodge charger comes with a freshly designed 7 inch customizable gauge cluster, a new electronic shifter and a redesigned instrument cluster. A 8.4 inch touch screen and a Uconnect infotainment system are also offered as standard. The vehicle’s seats are exceedingly comfortable thus can handle long trips with ease.
Engine and Fuel Economy
A 3.6l v6 engine which delivers an estimated 292 horsepower and 260 pound per feet is offered as standard. An 8 speed automatic transmission is standard. The EPA fuel economy for the base trim level is estimated at 23mpg i.e. 19 city and 31 highway.
The standard safety for the Dodge charger includes antilock disc brakes, stability and traction side curtain airbags and front side impact airbags too as standard. A rear view camera and rear parking sensors are standard on some trim levels while optional for others. A rear cross traffic alert, a blind spot warning system and a lane keeping assist are also optional.