2018 Dodge Challenger Redesign, Body and Design

Dodge Challenger is one of the oldest sports cars. The first model went on sale in 1958. The modern models come with a good-looking body, luxurious cabin and high performing engines. The carmaker is working on a new model, expected to stir up the sports vehicle market and bring more competition to the rivals. 2018 Dodge Challenger will be the name of the upcoming model.

2018 Dodge Challenger front

2018 Dodge Challenger – Body and Design:

According to the American automobile manufacturer, the upcoming Challenger will be built on the Chrysler LC platform. There is intensive use of lightweight materials in this platform, so we expect the new car to be lighter than the outgoing model. It will borrow a lot of exterior features from its predecessor, Charger, Magnum, Chrysler 300 as well as Mercedes E & S class. As usual, its entire body will look muscular and a bit aggressive.

According to some rumors, 2018 Dodge Challenger might get projector headlights and fog lights. The quad LED halo technology might also find its way in the lighting system. The front end will get other features like a revised grille and larger air intakes. The rear end will look modern with a stylish tailgate. Concerning interior, 2018 Dodge Challenger will be designed to fit 5 passengers. The cabin will offer enough space to all occupants and their personal belongings. As for the materials, we are looking forward to Alcantara, Nappa and other high quality materials. The seats might feature a heating & ventilation system and power adjustment.

A number of technological features will be installed on the upcoming Dodge sports car. There will be an infotainment system featuring a larger display screen and a navigation unit. Other tech features include a satellite radio, a climate control system and a powerful sound system. We are also anticipating for connectivity features such as USB portal, Wi-Fi, SD card slot, Smartphone integration and Bluetooth.

Moreover, 2018 Dodge Challenger will get a good number of safety and security features. We are anticipating for rearview camera, parking assist, adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning system, airbags, blind-spot warning system and seatbelts.

2018 Dodge Challenger interior

2018 Dodge Challenger – Engine, Fuel Economy and Competition:

Under the hood of the new Challenger, there will be a 5.7-liter turbocharged 6 cylinder engine. This drivetrain is capable of generating 400 hp and 413 lb-ft. A 6-speed manual transmission or 8-speed automatic transmission system will be provided to transfer power to all wheels.

As for the acceleration and speed, the car will achieve the 0-60 mph acceleration in 3.9 seconds. The top speed is expected to be around 199 mph. Concerning fuel economy, the new Dodge sports car will record around 21 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. Moreover on powertrain, the engine will be designed to use low octane fuels which offer low emission levels.

The upcoming Dodge car will be rivaled by cars such as Chevrolet Camaro, Subaru WRX, Ford Mustang, Honda Accord Coupe, Nissan 370Z and Infiniti G37.

2018 Dodge Challenger rear

2018 Dodge Challenger – Arrival Date and Price:

The new 2018 Dodge Challenger will have a base price of around $33,000. The price will go up for the premium models. The most expensive trim level will retail at around $65,000. On the side of release date, the new Dodge sports car will hit the market in the second half of 2018.

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