Dodge Challenger is one of the most powerful American muscle cars that offers great performances at a surprisingly small price. The 2016 Dodge Challenger kept the good known retro look, as all Challengers have this traditional, retro design, but some stylish finishes were also added.
Exterior and Interior of 2016 Dodge Challenger
Dodge Challenger 2016 won’t undergo major changes in comparison to the previous models. However, there are some modifications when it comes to the width of front and rear bumpers, hood, it will have redesigned lights, LED headlights and taillights, twenty inch alloy wheels, huge Pirelli tires, lower front part and slim grille. It has been speculated that it might come with a shorter body and heavier wheels. This outside retro look is combined with completely redesigned, modern interior. Challenger 2016 will be able to accommodate 5 passengers, its leather seats are wide and anatomically adapted, providing maximal pleasure and comfort during the drive, and steering wheel is also covered with leather.
This performance oriented vehicle will be available in several colours – green, black, orange, red, grey, and blue. Its look will be complemented by two lines of black or white decorative trims on the hood. It will feature phone, audio, voice and cruise control, Wi-Fi connectivity, newest navigation system, safety systems, climate control, music and infotainment control and many other gadgets. You can choose between standard 7 inches center console or 8.4 inches 3D touchscreen version. Ample space and comfort, the usage of high quality materials and high technology add to a more aggressive stance of this fantastic vehicle. As for safety features, they include equipment such as front-seat airbags, side and rear head airbags, Anti-lock Brake System, Brake Assist, Electronic Stability Control, Blind Spot Monitor, Traction Control etc.
Dodge Challenger 2016 Engine
Challenger’s newest addition will be delivered in SRT and SRT Hellcat versions. As for the powertrain, Challenger will have SRT equipped model with 6.2 liter V8 supercharged engine that produces incredible 600 horsepower. There are rumors that the other option, the stunning 6.2 liter Hellcat V8 supercharged engine, will be able to deliver 707 hp. Both options will be matched with six-speed manual or eight-speed automatic transmission. Although no official information regarding the price for Dodge Challenger 2016 have been published yet, it is said that there won’t be any significant increase in this segment. It is speculated that this exceptional vehicle will cost around $30,000. As it is expected, Challenger Hellcat will be more expensive, and the price shouldn’t go under $55,000.
Dodge Challenger Hellcat Review
When it comes to the changes that are expected form 2016 Hellcat version, the biggest interior change will be better material quality. Hard plastic on the dashboard will be replaced by soft touch plastic and leather will be used on the seats, steering wheel and also gear shifter. It will have dual air extractors, 7 inch touch display infotainment system, fantastic aerodynamics and electronic graphic assesses. It is also important to mention that this is going to be the last model of the Challenger Hellcat.
Release date of 2016 Challenger
Speaking about the release date, 2016 Dodge Challenger is expected to be introduced to the market in the middle of 2016. Even though these are still unconfirmed information, it is clear this iconic vehicle will be greatly improved with the combination of modern technology, refined exterior styling, spacious, comfortable ad stylish interior, updated furniture, new powertrains and great fuel economy. The greatest muscle mass car retained its old appearance while adopting sleek, sporty and modern details. Due to all this, we have no doubt that Challenger sales will steadily increase when the new model appears on the market, as it has been the case throughout its production.
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