What's New for the 2020 Dodge Challenger?


The 2020 Dodge Challenger is a muscle car that combines the nostalgia of the 1970s and 80's with modern convenience to deliver a powerful Dodge sedan that will always draw attention.

Driving the 2020 Dodge Challenger gives you the experience of handling a Dodge sportscar, owing to its use of the Hemi-V8 engine in the higher trim levels, which boasts of Horsepower exceeding 700 easily. 

Available across various trim levels, if you want to find out more about the 2020 Dodge Challenger, then visit the JTs Dodgeland dealership in Columba, SC. 

The 2020 Dodge Challenger: Everything You Wanted to Know

The standard drivetrain across the 2020 Dodge Challenger is the Rear Wheel Drive. It seats up to five passengers and gives you a cargo space of 16.2 cu ft. in the trunk.

The base-level SRT comes with a 3.6-liter V6 engine that delivers 305 Horsepower and 268 lb-ft of torque. It is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission, and you have the option to change your drivetrain to an all-wheel drive. This option is only available with the SRT and GT trims, which both use the V6 engine. Your fuel economy would be the most efficient with the base trims, and when combined with the RWD, you get 19/30/23 in the city, on the highway, and in combined cycles, respectively. For the AWD, the MPG is estimated to be 18/27/21.

The R/T trim is where you get your first taste of the V8 engine. It uses a 5.7-liter Hemi V8 that gives 375 Horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque. The R/T Scat uses a 6.4-liter V8 engine that gives 485 Horsepower and 476 lb-ft of torque. Both these trims come with the option of six or eight-speed automatic transmission with RWD. Your MPG would be estimated at 16/25/19 with the eight-speed automatic transmission.

Finally, the SRT Hellcat is where you can see the epitome of the various Dodge Challenger configurations. It uses a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine with an eight-speed automatic or six-speed manual transmission that gives you up to 717 Horsepower. There's a still a trim level left, with the SRT Hellcat Redeye, which uses a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine delivering 797 Horsepower. These trims have an MPG of 13/22/16 in the city, highway, and combined cycles, respectively.

You will have access to a limited number of driver assistance features, such as blind-spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control, automatic high beams, as well as a rear cross-traffic alert system. The standard infotainment system available is the Uconnect 4 system, with a 7-inch touchscreen, a six-speaker audio system, smartphone integration, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, as well as Bluetooth. You can upgrade to an 8.6-inch touchscreen, avail better speakers such as the 18-speaker audio system from Harman Kardon, a satellite radio, a navigation system, and more. Comparing the Charger vs. Challenger from Dodge gives the Challenger a decided advantage in the power category. You can also add Dodge Challenger Decals to your 2020 Dodge Challenger to make it stand out even more.

If you live in Columba, Pontiac, Dentsville or Blythewood, then visit the JTs Dodgeland dealership to test drive the powerful 2020 Dodge Challenger.

Source: Dodge