The 2020 Dodge Challenger is a family coupe model that took no time to gain popularity that might have reached the aspiration level of every car manufacturer. If you are curious to know the reasons, we would be more than glad to explain them, as we too had the same questions in mind. However, we were fortunate enough to get the right source of information as well as a platform to explore the car series ourselves. We are talking about the Dowagiac Dodge dealer who encouraged us to take a test drive in order to know this new Dodge model from a closer range. Our experience led us to the following findings about the 2020 Dodge Challenger.
A Few Details on the 2020 Lineup
Though there isn’t any remarkable change in the 2020 year edition lineup of the Dodge Challenger, we wanted to somehow jot down the trim level it is still been sold as, and they are: SXT, GT, R/T, R/T Scat Pack, SRT Hellcat, and SRT Hellcat Redeye trims. Having that many options to tailor make your Challenger, it becomes almost a task to check the list of standard and optional list of features offered with each of them. So we wanted to make things easier for you in the first level. Even the sellers of the above said dealership agreed that it is this wide range of options that stands as the first reason of popularity that the 2020 Dodge Challenger enjoys.
As mentioned earlier, the 2020 Dodge Challenger as a muscle car offers high end horsepower count, and it goes without saying that this is yet another reason, if not the foremost, why most driving experts will be tempted to drive one.
The 2020 year edition of Dodge Challenger is divided into two strains if powertrain. Under the hoods of any 2020 Dodge Challenger, it will be either the power of a V-6 engine or that a V-8 one, but with different capacities.
The base powertrain consists of a 305-horsepower making 3.6-liter V-6 engine and the next higher one is a 5.7-liter V-8 one. The same engine can be upgraded to a to 6.4 liter as well, while Dodge adds another option to supercharge your 2020 Challenger with a 6.2-liters V-8 engine that can make a horsepower ranging from 400 hp to 800 hp depending upon the number of cylinders you choose.
Dodge has set All-wheel drive is optional on V-6 driven models, while the transmissions allotted to all the engines are either a 6-speed manual or an 8-speed automatic. The top of the range SRT Hellcat Redeye models packs the 800 horsepower generating supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 model that is also bestowed with distinguishable wider body shape and with fire-breathing. To enable smoother drive movements Dodge issues Adaptive dampers on the top-tiering models, especially on tricky road curves.
Our test drives with the 2020 Dodge Challenger at the Dowagiac Dodge dealership showroom created a strong impression and temptation in our minds to sit behind the wheels of this wonderful coupe at the next earliest opportunity. We are pretty sure, you’ll feel the same.