The upcoming version of the 2019 Dodge Charger is expected to be released next year. It is a muscle car with the design and components massively changed on which the new model will be based.
The Dodge Charger model can be considered as one of the best sedan cars in the world having four doors. Several changes are made in the interior and exterior designs of the car. It is expected to have a sportier look and a lot of space inside the cabin.
2019 Dodge Charger – Muscular and Aggressive Look
The 2019 Dodge Charger gets a muscular and aggressive look with a large grille and fast lines. The car will have the immense design of rear, inflated curves of the wheels, sinful eye optics, enormous bumper with diffuser and lights throughout. It is expected to look very stylish and attractive from each and every angle. The car has a short back and long hood giving it a conventional look. The interior is redesigned from scratch to provide it a pricey and gorgeous look when compared to its competitors.
The interior of the 2019 Dodge Charger might be curvier with a modern design to make it all the more appealing to the customers. It will have an informative and classy display, a large console in the middle, an 8.4-inch multimedia system and an appropriate climate control system.
In terms of its size, the 2019 Dodge Charger is going to be shorter, wider and lower. The new platform will be mostly made up of aluminum. The design will be sleek, new and improved. The cabin of Dodge is going to be pushed back a little and will have enough room for 5 passengers. The dashboard will be according to the latest designs. The Dodge Hellcat is the top ranged with much more aggressive features like new headlights, larger wheels and bigger brakes than its base counterparts. It is one of the fastest as well as cheapest four-door sedans in the world.
Standard and Optional Equipment
The standard equipment in the 2019 Dodge Charger also includes LED daytime running lights, rearview camera, rear parking sensors, auto headlights that turn themselves on and off, 17-inch wheels, power mirrors and electronic reconfigurable gauge cluster.
The optional equip include a power sunroof, Harman/Kardon sound system, Beats by Dr. Dre, Navigation and also a Forward emergency braking system. The adaptive cruise control and blind-spot monitoring will be available only in the Premium trim.
2019 Dodge Charger – Five Engine Options
The new 2019 Dodge Charger is expected to be built on the same platform as Alpha Romeo Giulia, a four-door sedan. It will be powered by five engine variants. Also, less weight and increased power sound is good news for the audience.
According to some latest news updates, the 2019 Dodge Charger may have a smaller and more efficient engine with its weight decreasing by nearly 500 pounds. Its efficiency will be even more than that of a V6 engine. Turbocharged engines will be used inside the car so that it matches the standards of EPA by 2020.
The model SXT comes with a 3.6 l twin-turbocharged V6 engine that will provide 292 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. The base engine of the rear wheel drive car links the front wheels and hence, offers all-wheel drive system. It comes with the fuel economy of the 19/30 mpg.
The other one model SXT Plus w/ Super Track Pack, GT, GT Plus comes with the same 3.6-liter engine that produces little more power. It has the 300 horsepower and 264 lb-ft of torque. However, this one comes with FWD or optional AWD. The fuel economy for this one is 19/30 mpg (RWD) and 18/27 mpg (AWD).
The next one is (R/T, Daytona) models with 5.7-liter V8 370 horsepower and 395 lb-ft of torque and 6.4-liter V8 (R/T Scat Pack, Daytona 392, SRT 392) with amazing 485 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 475 lb-ft of torque.
Mighty SRT Hellcat
The special edition of the 2019 Dodge Charger comes with 6.2-liter supercharged Hemi engine that produces 707 horsepower with 650 lb-ft of torque. It is connected to the 8-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive (RWD) system. However, if you choose GT trim you will get All-wheel drive (AWD) as standard. The EPA rating for this one model in the city/highway is 13/22 mpg.
2019 Dodge Charger – Launch Date and Cost
There are no official confirmations regarding its release but the 2019 Dodge Charger will probably be released at the end of 2018 or in 2019. It will be priced anywhere between $29,600 and $33,600 for its base model. The costliest among these is the Charger Hellcat expected to be priced at around $66,000.
Summing it up
The current version of Charger is built based on the Mercedes chassis, and if rumors are to be believed then the future model will be designed using the Giorgio platform developed by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The full redesign is going to be in 2021 but the vehicle will be refreshed and released in 2019. This move is planned in order to reduce the weight and to allow for more upgrades that will result in enhanced performances and improved fuel economy.
The current Charger is boxy, but this new model looks much sleeker and more aerodynamic. It’s not as tall as the current version and it’s definitely curvier. 300-horsepower and great gas mileage surely sound better. They will not sound like a traditional muscle car, but they will definitely drive every bit like one. This car is going to take us towards the future of driving. Chevrolet and Ford are the main competitors of Dodge.