New 2016 Dodge Charger at Thompson Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM of Baltimore for Baltimore, MD
The 2016 Dodge Charger is a high-spirited American performance sedan. It is a fusion of newest car technologies and the muscle car aurora of yesteryear. There are four engine choices this year including the pulse-pounding supercharged V8 which is capable of an astonishing 707 horsepower. It is the best overall performance sedan for in your face appeal and as such commands respect and turns heads while cruising on past.
Under the Charger's Hood
The Dodge Charger packs peak performance into 4 engine choices this year. Available on the SE and SXT is a 3.6-liter V-6 that gets 292 horsepower. There is also a 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 producing 370 horsepower, moving up there is a 6.4-liter HEMI capable of 475 horsepower and the top choice is a 6.2-liter supercharged HEMI that is capable of a mind blowing 707 horsepower. On all options there is a great 8-speed automatic transmission. From the base level all of the way up through the premium model the Charger offers more performance than one would think based on the level of comfort and ability to use the vehicle daily. For added assistance with fuel consumption the SE and SXT have the option to disconnect the front axle. When the window wipers are turned on or there is rear slip detected the all-wheel drive comes on automatically.
Design of Dodge Charger
The cost of this vehicle can vary a great amount from the upgrades that you choose. The trim levels that are available are tied closely to the levels of trim. There are lots of great upgrades available including a power sunroof, premium audio systems from Beats by Dre and Harman/Kardon and various upgrade packages including: Super Track Pak, Premium Group, Technology Group, Driver Confidence Group, Navigation/Rear Backup Camera Group, and others. Coming standard on all Chargers are things like: LED daytime running lights, acoustic front glass and windshield, front and rear power windows with express front up/down, and a configurable, full-color, 7-inch driver-information display. The current model is lightweight, faster and bolder with new exterior colors including the cool looking "Plum Crazy" and many, many others. The Dodge Charger offers a firm but comfortable ride and all models except the Hellcat have electric power steering for better handling. This recipe of smooth riding and responsive handling is quite a feat of achievement on a vehicle that is more oriented toward performing.
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This sleek muscle car is a statement maker and certainly is not short on safety. There are side-curtain airbags, driver's side knee bag, active head restraints, rear park assist and rearview camera are standard on the R/T Scat Pack model and above. On the SRT there is a standard Rear Cross Path Detection and Blind Spot Monitoring is standard on the Hellcat. There is a great upgrade that you can buy called the Technology Group which comes with additional safety features including Adaptive Cruise Control Plus with the Full Stop capabilities, Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist, Full-Speed Forward Collision Warning-Plus and more. The IIHS has given the Charger its best ratings of "good" and can also be counted on as a family car when needed. The 2016 Hellcat has two key fobs. One is red and one is black with the red one being the only key able to unlock the full horsepower and torque of the powerful engine. The black fob reduces engine output and restricts the driver.