If you’re looking for a family sedan transportation, the 2017 Dodge Charger probably deserves to be one you r shopping list. Some of the reasons that warrant such a stating include an available all-wheel drive system, plenty of available standard and optional features, burly V8 engines, secure handling, touchscreen tech interfaces, and an authentic muscle car attitude. Its release date should be expected sometime in 2017 probably as a 2018 Dodge Charger. Check out our review to find out why.
The Dodge Charger 2017 is well qualified when it comes to balancing attitude, performance, and luxury. Furthermore, a standout feature that it offers relative to its foes is its RWD platform. Again, it is the only sedan in its class that offers a stonking V8 power within its price neighborhood. The same can said of its plenty of interior appointments.
Under the hood, the Charger comes with a power output that ranges from a decent 292 horsepower to up to 707 horsepower. The 2017 Dodge Charger interior has also been spruced up and comes with traditional American sedan qualities such as plenty of amenities for the money, a quiet cabin quality, and an absorbent ride quality. Furthermore, it comes with an upgraded infotainment system that offers better responsiveness than that of the model it is replacing.
There’s also plenty of room for personalization whether you’re into a comfort-themed or a track-ready version. There’s no doubt that the 2017 Dodge Charger prospects are hot among its peers in the large sedan segment. There’re are several options available however. One solid alternative to the Charger is the 2017 Chrysler 300. Others include the Kia Cadenza, and the Toyota Avalon.
2017 Dodge Charger Review of Trims
All the seven trims provided for the 2017 Dodge Charger – SRT Hellcat, R/T Scat Pack, SE, R/T, SXT, SRT 392, and the R/T Road & Track – are rear-wheel drive although both the SXT and SE are also available with an AWD system.
2017 Dodge Charger Interior & Exterior Changes
Some of the standard accessories available for the base Charger SE model include seventeen-inch alloy wheels, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, manual air-conditioning, automatic headlights, keyless entry and ignition, auxiliary audio jack, a five-inch touchscreen display, a telescopic-and-tilt leather wrapped steering wheel, a six-way power driver seat, USB ports, and a six-speaker sound system.
Upgrading to the Charger SXT offers you an eight-way power driver seat, satellite radio, an upgraded audio system, automatic climate control, heated mirrors, an 8.4” touchscreen interface, remote ignition, eighteen-inch wheels, a rearview auto-dimming mirror, heated front seats, smartphone app integration, LED foglights, and an upgraded audio system. options available here include a power front passenger seat, xenon headlights, adaptive cruise control, lane-departure warning system, heated rear seats, a rearview camera, automatic high-beam control, a heated steering wheel, a power tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, a frontal collision warning and mitigation system, LED interior lighting, front and rear parking sensors, and a blind-spot monitor with rear-cross traffic alerts.
The 2017 Dodge Charger R/T Scat Pack trim adds cloth sport seats, upgraded Brembo brakes, aluminum-trimmed pedals, a rearview camera, a limited-slip differential, a sportier suspension calibration, selectable three-mode power steering, sport bodywork, and a sport steering wheel.
The 2-door Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat 2017 adds a special power-limiting keyless remote, aluminum interior trim, a nineteen-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, a blind-spot monitoring, hood with heat extraction vents, and xenon headlights.
Wheelbase: 10 ft. 0.2 in. (120.2 in.)
Length: 16 ft. 6.4 in. (198.4 in.)
Width: 6 ft. 3 in. (75 in.)
Passenger volume: 120.8 cu.ft.
Cargo volume: 16.5 cu.ft.
Curb weight: 3934 lbs.
Top Speed: 176 mph
0-60: 4.0 sec
MPG: 14/23 mpg (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colors: Billet Silver Metallic Clear Coat, Bright White Clear Coat, Granite Crystal Metallic Clear Coat, Ivory Tri-Coat Pearl, Jazz Blue Pearl Coat, Maximum Steel Metallic Clear Coat, Pitch Black, Redline Red Tri-Coat Pearl…
Towing Capacity: N/A
2017 Dodge Charger Engine Specs
Four engines are offered beneath the hood of the 2017 Dodge Charger. The SE and SXT models comes equipped with a 3.6L V6 engine rated at 292 horsepower and 260 lbs. ft. of torque. Both the R/T and R/T Road & Track get a 370-horsepower – generating 5.7L V8 engine. upgrading to the Charger SRT 392 and R/T Scat Pack gets you a 485-horsepower – producing 6.4L V8 engine, and lastly, but certainly not least, is the Charger SRT Hellcat that gets an astounding 707-horsepower from a supercharged 6.2L V8 engine.
2017 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat 0-60 mph, according to a handful of test drives, takes a blistering 4.0 seconds.
2017 Dodge Charger USA Release Date & Price
Rumors allege the new vehicle is most likely to go for sale sometime in 2017 probably as a 2018 year model. Pricing is unavailable at the moment, but we expect the base MSRP to start from $27,995.