The Dodge Challenger has been with us given that 2008, but like a fine wine, it just will get far better with age.

The automobile has entered the 2020 model 12 months and is taking a bit of a breather soon after the introduction of the 840-horsepower SRT Demon and 797-horsepower SRT Hellcat Redeye versions above the previous couple of many years.

The alterations for 2020 are small and restricted to visual tweaks and reshuffled products amongst the eight-model-powerful lineup. For illustration, there are 9 new wheel patterns and 3 new exterior paint finishes (Frostbite, Hellraisin and Sinamon Stick). And for the interior, there is stitched leather on the dash and door panels across the lineup.

Sitting at the prime of the heap is the SRT Hellcat Redeye, whose six.two-liter supercharged V-eight pumps out a hefty 797 horsepower and 707 pound-feet of torque. The end result is -60 mph acceleration in three.four seconds, a quarter-mile ET of ten.eight seconds at 131 mph, and a prime pace of 203 mph.

At the other finish of the overall performance spectrum, there is a V-six-powered Challenger with a 305-horsepower three. Pentastar. This engine comes with the two rear- and all-wheel-drive possibilities.

Pricing for the 2020 Challenger will be announced closer to the showroom look later on this 12 months, but Dodge has confirmed that the R/T Scat Pack will come in much less than $forty,000. Its six.four-liter V-eight delivers a meaty 485 horsepower, supplying the very best bang for your buck. The R/T Scat Pack can also be ordered with a 1320 bundle that adds dragstrip goodies initially designed for the SRT Demon, this kind of as the TransBrake and Torque Reserve. These see the automobile scoot down the strip in eleven.seven seconds at 115 mph.

2020 Dodge Challenger

2020 Dodge Challenger

For purchasers who choose a bit of luxury, there is an offered Plus Bundle that adds many premium touches within and out. Amongst the products are heated and ventilated leather seats, energy tilt/telescope steering column, and distinctive wheels.

Most Challengers come normal with an eight-pace automated but the R/T, R/T Scat Pack and SRT Hellcat versions come normal with a six-pace guide and are offered with the eight-pace automated.

In spite of its age, the Challenger stays as well-liked as ever. The 2018 product sales tally of 66,716 units for the United States was the nameplate’s very best yearly end result however. No wonder Dodge seems to be in minor rush to produce a successor.

Under is the complete 2020 Dodge Challenger lineup:

2020 Dodge Challenger SXT RWD
2020 Dodge Challenger SXT AWD
2020 Dodge Challenger GT RWD
2020 Dodge Challenger GT AWD
2020 Dodge Challenger R/T
2020 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack (offered as Widebody)
2020 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat (offered as Widebody)
2020 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye (offered as Widebody)

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