The 2017 Dodge Charger is all set to be revealed soon. The car was last seen in 2013 and became popular because of its engine power. Traditional designing is what Dodge makers keep in mind without compromising on quality, and this is exactly what they have also done with 2017 Charger.
This time, the famed American carmaker will attract more crowd to buy their latest offering. Dodge is also claiming that this vehicle is going to be one of the fastest sedans in the world. Let us look at its important aspects which are going to captivate car fanatics.
2017 Dodge Charger – External Body Parts and Inner Cosmetic Changes
Powerful and hefty is going to define Charger’s exterior this time. The carvings, cuts and aerodynamically improved shape are synonymous with strength and stylishness. Muscular designing is going to give an extra boost to its look. A shape of a coke bottle is a spanking new change to its design. Its sleekness will allow it pass through air extremely smoothly.
The fresh front grille will provide a striking feature. There will be colour options for Dodge lovers varying from Yellow Jacket to Green Go. Integrated daytime running lights, restyled headlights are something to watch for.
As far as reports of 2017 Dodge Charger are concerned, a comfortable spacing is on the cards. Ride quality is going to be excellent. Big doors will help you glide inside easily. The area at the back is extremely spacious, even for keeping cargoes. Soft materials for upholstery, 5-star safety ratings from NHTSA, power windows, keyless ignition, touch screen controlled audio system and much more are some features which are worth boasting of.
Vehicle stability is one such aspect which Dodge has worked extremely hard. Disabling safety ESP system is completely prohibited to maximise precaution. The car itself starts from second gear. Traction control, airbags, rear camera, ABS and the like are some worth mentioning safety characteristics.
There will be three available options for 2017 Dodge Charger:
- Charger SRT Hellcat, the highest trim
- Charger R/T trim
- Charger SE trim
Engine Specifications of 2017 Dodge Charger
According to different trims, the engine specifications will vary. SE variant of Charger will comprise of V6 Pentastar 3.6-litre powertrain. This specification will offer a torque of 260 lb-ft and 290 hp. The R/T Charger variant will use a V8 HEMI 5.7-litre providing a torque of 395 lb-ft and 370 hp. Lastly Hellcat trim will get a V8 engine of 6.4-litres offering 485 hp. This feature helps the car to reach a speed of 60 mph within 4 seconds.
2017 Dodge Charger – Costing and Release Date, and Competitors
The starting price of Dodge Charger 2017 will be $27,995. For several add-ons, its pricing might shoot up to $30,000. Expected release date in the US markets will be early 2017.
Competitors of 2017 Dodge Charger
Dodge is trying its best to make their upcoming model a great hit, especially among its US market. But a lot of competition will be faced by this well-known automaker from the following cars:
- Chrysler 300
- Hyundai Azera
- Nissan Maxima
- Chevrolet Impala
- Kia Cadenza
- Buick LaCrosse
- Toyota Avalon and much more