Dodge Challenger for sale in the Philippines 2018
The Dodge Challenger is a full size pony car with a 2-door coupe body style. It originated in 1958 as a special variant of the Dodge Silver before becoming its own nameplate in 1969. This American muscle car has been known for its expanded bonnet and racing prowess.
Why you should buy a Dodge Challenger
Performance and engine specs
Under the hood, the Challenger has two optional engines: a 5.7 liter Hemi V8 gasoline engine which burns 375 horsepower and 410 Nm of torque; and a 3.6 liter Pentastar V6 gasoline engine which produces 305 horsepower and 363 Nm of torque.
When driving on the highway, the Challenger 5.7 liter can accelerate from 0-100 kilometers per hour (kph) in less than 5 seconds, and the 3.6 liter can clock in at 7 seconds. The Challenger can reach a top speed of 249 kph and has an average fuel consumption rating of 6.25 km/L in highway conditions.
The athletic design of the Challenger
The Dodge Challenger has a unibody construction coupled with an independent SLA front suspension with coil springs and a five-link independent rear suspension. Its classic muscle car design is accentuated by its twin hood scoops, 18-inch alloy wheels, full panel rear lamp combination, and separated dual exhaust pipes.
Inside its sporty front seat cabin is a six-way power driver’s seat covered in leather, illuminated cup holders and a tilt and telescoping steering column. Its side trims and dashboard are also covered in leather and have a state-of-the-art Uconnect system with free voice activation and Bluetooth connectivity. This even allows you to stream music wirelessly.
The distinctive features of the Challenger
The Challenger has a wide number of variants tailor made for the specific need of its customers. Its suspension has been touring-tuned to make sure it has responsive handling and overall balance. Its Electronic Vehicle Information Center (EVIC) gives the driver on-time driving data and the vehicle condition.
Chrysler made sure the Challenger has enough safety features ranging from six standard airbags (including side curtain airbags), tire pressure monitoring lamp and ESC to ABS, all speed traction control, a rain brake support system and four wheel disc antilock brakes.
Dodge Challenger price
A brand new entry-level Challenger costs P3.5 million, while a second hand or used unit can be bought 2.8 million or below for models older than 2011 depending on their variant, trim level, and general condition.
The Challenger is one of the few American pony cars that is available on the local market. Its sporty look and oozing power will satisfy anyone’s need for speed. It competes with the likes of the Chevrolet Camaro, Ford Mustang and Nissan GTR.
In general, car enthusiasts who want to look sporty in a car should definitely consider the Dodge Challenger for its:
- Overwhelming acceleration
- Upscale cabin materials
- Spacious back seat and trunk
- Responsive handling
This car model was driven by Barry Newman in the 1971 film Vanishing Point, which featured some scenic film locations in Southwest America.
Dodge Challenger Price List in the Philippines
- Dodge Challenger SRT:₱ 4,250,000
- Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat: ₱ 6,350,000
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