2019 Dodge Charger Vs. 2019 Dodge Challenger
Two pinnacles of the iconic Dodge sports car lineup—the 2019 Dodge Charger and 2019 Dodge Challenger—offer two differing yet exceptional experiences. The Challenger may offer a touch more performance capability, but the Charger provides its four-door sedan utility. Great West Chrysler is your Dodge Edmonton source for the best in its legendary lineup. The Dodge Charger vs. the Dodge Challenger, take a look below to see how these classic roadsters compare.
2019 Dodge Charger Vs. 2019 Dodge Challenger Engine Performance
|Engines:||2019 Dodge Charger||2019 Dodge Challenger|
|3.6L Pentastar™ VVT V6||300 hp, 264 lb-ft of torque||305 hp, 268 lb-ft of torque|
|5.7L HEMI® VVT V8||370 hp, 395 lb-ft of torque||410 hp, 375 lb-ft of torque|
|6.4L SRT® HEMI® V8||485 hp, 475 lb-ft of torque||485 hp, 475 lb-ft of torque|
|6.2L Supercharged HEMI® SRT® Hellcat V8||707 hp, 650 lb-ft of torque||717 hp, 656 lb-ft of torque|
|High-output 6.2L Supercharged HEMI® SRT® Hellcat Redeye V8||N/A||797 hp, 707 lb-ft of torque|
Both the Dodge Charger and the Dodge Challenger are engineered to perform to extreme levels. At the base-level SXT trim level, you still get exceptional power, but if you want that blistering, thrilling performance only Dodge can deliver, the top-level 6.2L supercharged engines will give you all you can handle. The Challenger does offer a bit more power than the Charger through the trim levels, highlighted by its top-tier engine, the High-output 6.2L Supercharged HEMI® SRT® Hellcat Redeye V8 for the adrenaline junkie.
2019 Dodge Charger Vs. 2019 Dodge Challenger Design & Size
|Specifications:||2019 Dodge Charger SXT||2019 Dodge Challenger SXT|
|Front Head room (mm)||981||998.2|
|Rear Head room (mm)||931||942.3|
|Front Leg room (mm)||1,061||1,066.8|
|Rear Leg room (mm)||1,019||840.7|
|Front Hip room (mm)||1,428||1,404.6|
|Rear Hip room (mm)||1,425||1,214.1|
|Interior Passenger Volume (L)||2,965||2,659|
|Interior Cargo Volume (L)||467||458.7|
While similarly sized vehicles on the outside, they maintain larger differences in the interior, giving credence to the two different focuses in these performance beasts. The Dodge Charger is a four-sedan, while the Dodge Challenger is a two-door coupe. This prime difference in design puts it up to you for what you need the most. Need larger passenger and storage size for your family or have a constant need to carry your gear? The Charger is for you. Do you want a more traditionally-styled sports car performer? Consider driving the Challenger.
Dodge Charger or Dodge Challenger verdict
Whether the Charger or Challenger is better is only a matter of perception and needs. Are you looking for the most power and performance you can get out of a sports car between the two? Drive home the Challenger. Want a ton of performance but with a little more space utility to go along with it? The Charger is the operative choice. The base SXT models start at $37,345 for the 2019 Charger and $33,845 for the 2019 Challenger, maintaining close prices as you advance through their subsequent lineups.
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