2019 Chrysler 300 Vs. 2019 Dodge Charger
It’s 2019, which in the automotive world means you can have it all. The 2019 Chrysler 300 and 2019 Dodge Charger provides high-level performance without sacrificing interior space, meaning you get a luxurious and sporty car that can still accommodate all the passengers and cargo you desire. Which of these high-powered sedans is perfect for you, the modernized performance sedan or the traditionally-styled sports car? Explore with us at Great West Chrysler, your top Dodge and Chrysler Edmonton source, how the 2019 Chrysler 300 matches against the 2019 Dodge Charger.
2019 Chrysler 300 Vs. 2019 Dodge Charger Engine Performance
|Performance:||2019 Chrysler 300 C||2019 Dodge Charger R/T|
|Engine||5.7L HEMI® VVT V8||5.7L HEMI® VVT V8|
|Transmission||8-speed automatic||TorqueFlite® 8-speed automatic|
|Fuel Efficiency (combined) (L/km)||3600||3500|
While it may look like a similar comparison when it comes to engine capability between the 300 and the Charger, the above chart is a generous comparison for the Chrysler. The 5.7L HEMI® VVT V8 is the top-level engine for the 300, while the Charger still has the upper-level 6.4 SRT HEMI V8 with 485 horsepower and 475 lb-ft of torque and the top-level 6.2L Supercharged HEMI SRT Hellcat V8 with a blistering 707 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque available. The 300 and Charger may compare similarly on their lower-level 3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 and 5.7L HEMI® VVT V8 engines, but that’s all the Chrysler 300 can muster. If you want the highest power possible between the two, the Dodge Charger is your best bet, with the Chrysler 300 being for you if you want just nominal performance.
2019 Chrysler 300 Vs. 2019 Dodge Charger Design & Size
|Specifications:||2019 Chrysler 300 C||2019 Dodge Charger SXT|
|Front Head room (mm)||981||981|
|Rear Head room (mm)||963||931|
|Front Leg room (mm)||1,061||1,061|
|Rear Leg room (mm)||1,019||1,019|
|Front Hip room (mm)||1,428||1,428|
|Rear Hip room (mm)||1,425||1,425|
|Interior Passenger Volume (L)||3,010||2,965|
|Interior Cargo Volume (L)||461.6||467|
As the above chart showcases, these two roomy sedans offer devilishly similar size specifications, both inside and out. Outside of the rear headroom, the 300 and Charger have identical measurements for the interior passenger space, proving both comfort and space in its generous size. While the 300 may edge out the Charger for passenger volume capacity, the Charger returns that favour by just besting the 300 in cargo volume capacity. The exterior is much the same, with the 300 a touch longer and taller, while the Charger is a minuscule few millimetres wider. While the 300 and Charger may present different exterior design styles, with the 300 a more luxurious sedan and the Charger a sport-styled car, they maintain the same wheelbase measurement, along with similar exterior and interior specifications.
Chrysler 300 or Dodge Charger Verdict
Outlined above, the 2019 Chrysler 300 and 2019 Dodge Charger match up pretty similarly, with only a few small differences separating them. The Dodge Charger does offer more performance potential, while the Chrysler 300 offers a small bit more passenger room. Ultimately, it comes down to what you like most, with one of their biggest divisions being their style, with the 300 presenting a luxurious classic sedan look and the Charger having a traditional sport-car style. The base-level 2019 Chrysler 300 Touring starts at $42,045, while the base-level of the 2019 Dodge Charger SXT starts at $32,965. Whatever suits you best, the 300 or Charger, both provide optimal performance and cargo/passenger space, to accomplish all your needs.
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