Muscle cars have been a long past fascination mostly in the west. Dodge is probably the biggest name when it comes to presenting muscle cars, and the company’s Challenger model is just great. This Dodge Challenger has been very successful in different markets as the company has blended with enormous power and performance along with an intriguing design. Similarly, to continue fascinating the customer, the company has plans for presenting the 2018 Dodge Challenger.
Like its predecessor, this upcoming model will be graced with a distinctive signature and extra design elements will be incorporated along with it. This next Dodge Challenger will also see significant improvement in performance.
2018 Dodge Challenger – Engine Upgrades
As a part of the update, a 3.6-liter 4 cylinder engine will be used as a base variant which is bound to produce 305 hp and similar figures for torque. A new 5.7-liter V8 Hemi engine has also been suspected to be used.
This engine will be producing 372 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque. The top trims will get a 6.4-liter Hemi V8 engine which has the capability to produce 485 hp and a torque of 475 lb-ft.
An 8-speed automatic transmission system has been expected to be used with these engines. A two-wheel drive configuration has been expected to be used.
2018 Dodge Challenger – Exterior Body
This where the Dodge Challenger steals the show as it has got a great stylistic design which has now become historical. When brought in comparison with its predecessor, some changes have been made regarding design elements.
To start with it, the grille falls in the same section cast out for the headlights. But it has been aggressively accented with chrome this time around. The same trend of a set of round headlights at each side has been presented, and LED rings are said to be incorporated this time.
Down below, the air intake has been retained with its significant and widespread shape. It has been said that a new and robust set of fog lights will be incorporated in this upcoming 2018 Dodge Challenger. Moving on with its body, it has been suspected that a new design will be given to its rims.
2018 Dodge Challenger – Interior Cabin Changes
Trusted sources have reported that several upscale refinements will be made in the interior cabin of this upcoming Dodge Challenger 2018. Upholstery materials will see refinements as fine materials will be used.
This cabin should accommodate just about 4 to 5 people in it for comfortable seating. Upgrades will be made to the infotainment system as well as the navigation system. The luxury in its interior cabin will also be contributed by the new upgraded suspension system.
The company will also be giving importance to the safety of this vehicle by enhancing the electronic features related to safety.
2018 Dodge Challenger – Price and Release Date
The official price of this upcoming Dodge Challenger has not been revealed as of now, so there is no information regarding such. Expect this upcoming 2018 Dodge Challenger to get released in the late half of 2017.