Just like almost all muscle cars, the new 2016 Dodge Charger will come with more aggressive and more muscular design. The current model has a look that reminds many people to Dodge Dart. For that reason the Dodge Charger 2016 will come with redesigned front fascia while other exterior details will suffer some small design changes. The upcoming Dodge muscle car will be powered by technology advanced Penstar V-6 and HEMI V-8 engines.
2016 Dodge Charger redesign
The look of the new 2016 Dodge Charger will be slightly changed than the current model. It will have revamped front fascia because it has a Dodge Dart look. For that reason the new Dodge Charger 2016 will be built on the new platform which will make it longer and wider. Inside the cabin it will inherit equipment from the current Charger. Steering wheel, updated in last model, will be the same. It will come with Uconnect infotainment system that includes Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, satellite 3D navigation, satellite radio, voice control of commands and text messages, etc. Base model will come with 5.4-inch TFT display while 8.4-inch will be available as an option.
Dodge Charger 2016 changes
The 2016 Dodge Charger will be powered by one of the big engines that we can see in current muscle cars. Under the hood will probably be a new 6.8-liter V-8 HEMI engine with turbocharger. This engine will be able to produce around incredible 700 horsepower. With those herd of horses it should be able to sprint from 0 to 60 mph in around 3 seconds. Second engine will probably be 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 with turbocharger and direct injection which could be able to deliver more than 400 horsepower. As it will have implemented advanced technology it is predicted that it will have better fuel economy and be more environment friendly. Both engines will be paired with 9-speed automatic transmission with dual clutch. It will have front-wheel-drive as standard while all-wheel-drive will be only as an option.
2016 Dodge Charger release date and cost
The 2016 Dodge Charger release date wasn’t set yet but we could see some teaser or spy photos very soon because according to some rumors it will be available in midlle 2015. Cost of the Dodge Charger 2016 is estimated to be just over $50,000.