2018 Dodge Challenger Houston TX
2018 Dodge Challenger at Clear Lake
The Dodge Challenger is a fantastic vehicle, and it is back for the 2018 model year! The muscle car features a really great retro look, a big back seat so more of your friends and family can come along for the ride, a trunk that could put sedans to shame and is ready for whatever you’ve got planned! There are two new features for 2018; the standard rear backup camera and a standard 7-inch touchscreen with the fourth generation Uconnect system! Keep reading to learn even more about the 2018 Dodge Challenger!
- 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine
- TorqueFlite Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission
- Estimated 30 Miles to the Gallon on the Highway
- Forward Collision Warning
- Blind Spot Monitoring
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Two-Door Coupe Body Style
- 16.2 Cubic Feet of Cargo Room
- Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Bluetooth Smartphone Connectivity
What is the standard engine for the 2018 Dodge Challenger? Are there other options?
The Challenger is a muscle car, so there must be a really sweet standard engine and even better engine options underneath that hood. The SXT and GT models are powered by a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine which produces 305 horsepower and 268 pound-feet of torque. This engine is matched with a TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission. This engine and transmission combination is the first and only all-wheel drive muscle coupe in the world, and it gets an estimated 30 miles to the gallon on the highway! The R/T model receives a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine that outputs 375 horsepower. Lastly is the top tier model the R/T 392 and it has the biggest engine of them all; a 6.4-liter V8 which delivers 485 horsepower and 475 pound-feet of torque and this model gets a sport-tuned suspension and Brembo performance brakes!
What kind of feature does the Challenger come standard with? Are there any optional features?
There is beauty to be found on both the inside and outside of this muscle car! The 2018 Challenger comes in four trim levels; the base trim the SXT, then the G/T, the R/T, and lastly the top tier R/T 392. For even more customization there are sub-trim levels within those four standard trims. All models feature a two-door coupe body style but there’s a spacious backseat, and that means room for more family and friends! There are a ton of standard interior features including a six-way adjustable driver’s seat, dual-zone automatic climate control, and an auto-dimming rearview mirror.On the outside of the Challenger, you can also find great features like automatic headlights, heated mirrors, keyless entry and start as well as 18-inch wheels. The exterior of the top tier model the R/T 392 has, even more, features such as rear parking sensors and a rear spoiler, and on the inside of that model, you’ll find cloth sport seats and Satellite and HD radio. The sedan sized trunk has 16.2 cubic feet of cargo room which means you can pack in anything you could need for your adventures. If you need even more room, the spacious back seat has 60/40 split-fold capability that folds down to create even more cargo room inside the Challenger! There are a ton of fantastic technological features inside of the 2018 Dodge Challenger! A 7-inch touchscreen is equipped with the fourth generation Uconnect system that has either Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and even Bluetooth smartphone connectivity! As well as an exciting six-speaker sound system and two USB ports. The very last custom choice to make is the exterior color, and there are two new colors for 2018; F8 Green and IndiGO Blue and two other colors will be returning later this year Plum Crazy and B5 Blue!
Was the 2018 Challenger award any safety awards? Are there any available safety options?
The 2018 Dodge Challenger was awarded 5 out of 5 stars in the overall safety category by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration as well as 5 out of 5 stars in the front passenger side crash test! The muscle car has more than 70 available safety and security features from Forward Collision Warning to adaptive cruise control! Other optional features include blind spot monitoring and rear cross path detection.
Final Thoughts on the 2018 Dodge Challenger
The 2018 Dodge Challenger is a really marvelous muscle car! It has the old school look mixed with some of the best technology you could find in a car like this! We have many 2018 Challengers on our lot, and we know that one of them is meant for you! Come in today to ask all your questions, test out the features for yourself and take a test drive!