The 2017 Dodge Charger is an ideal sedan for drivers looking for power, style, and state of the art technology. The quintessential performance sedan, the Charger has an unmatched variety of engines and trim levels to please even the toughest critic. The Dodge Charger throws the sensible playbook out the window, providing a car that looks cool, sounds awesome, and comes in bright, impressive colors like Yellow Jacket and Green Go. The Charger is made for drivers who love power, giving them the choice between a V8, a bigger V8, and the biggest V8, or a more affordable V6. An eight-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive are standard on every Dodge Charger. With exceptional power, precise handling, and impressive customization, the 2017 Dodge Charger proves that driving a large sedan doesn’t have to be boring.
What are the trim levels of the 2017 Dodge Charger?
The Charger comes in plenty of trims, including SE, SXT, R/T, Daytona, R/T Scat Pack, Daytona 392, SRT 392 and SRT Hellcat.
What is the standard equipment on the SE trim level?
The basic trim on the 2017 Dodge Charger includes a V6 engine, keyless entry and ignition, a six-way power-adjustable driver seat, a 60/40-split folding backseat, a 5-inch Uconnect touchscreen, Bluetooth connectivity, and front and rear USB ports.
What engines are available with the Charger?
The SE and SXT come with a 3.6-liter V6 engine that produces 292 horsepower. The R/T and Daytona have a 5.7-liter V8 good for 370 horsepower. There’s also a a 6.4-liter V8 good for 485 horsepower, and the Hellcat, with a supercharged 6.2-liter V8 that boasts an otherworldly 707 hp.
What kind of gas mileage does the 2017 Dodge Charger get?
With the 3.6-liter V6 engine, drivers can expect 23 mpg combined (19 city/30 highway) with rear-wheel drive. With the 5.7-liter V8, EPA-estimated fuel economy is 19 mpg (16 city/25 highway). The 6.4-liter V8 gets 18 miles per gallon, and the supercharged 6.2-liter V8 gets 16 mpg.
What upgrades have been made to the Charger?
There have been several upgrades for 2017, including a new active exhaust system for the 5.7-liter V8 engine and an upgraded 8.4-inch Uconnect Touchscreen. Integrating Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, this touchscreen has quicker processing, higher resolution, and when equipped with navigation, pinching and swiping capability.
Can passengers ride comfortably in the Charger?
The front seats are roomy and comfortable. The backseat provides plenty of room for passengers, with plenty of legroom. There’s also generous trunk space for cargo.
How safe is the 2017 Dodge Charger?
Standard safety features for the Charger include stability and traction control, antilock disc brakes, and front- and side-impact airbags. Standard on some Charger models are rear parking sensors and a rearview camera. The Charger has received the best five-star overall crash test rating.
Are there advanced safety features?
Optional advanced safety features include a blind-spot monitoring system, rear cross-traffic alert, a lane departure warning system, and a forward collision warning system with automatic braking.