The whole 2009 Dodge Challenger model line-up had been introduced by Chrysler LLC at the 2008 New York Auto Show today. There will be two other models alongside the SRT8: the 2009 Dodge Challenger R/T and the 2009 Dodge Challenger SE. The price for 2009 Dodge Challenger will start in the low $20,000 range.
Powered by a 6.1-liter HEMI V8 engine, the 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 may develops 425 hp at 6200 rpm and 569 Nm of torque at 4800 rpm. With this powerful engine, the car may reaches 60 mph in less than 5 seconds.
Meanwhile, the 2009 Dodge Challenger R/T develops 370 hp at 5800 rpm and 540 Nm of torque at 4200 rpm since it’s powered by a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine.
Chrysler LLC Introduces Entire 2009 Dodge Challenger Model Lineup at New York International Auto Show
Three Available Models — Dodge Challenger SRT8®, Dodge Challenger R/T and Dodge Challenger SE — with Pricing from the Low $20s 35 years later, Dodge redefines modern American muscle
Re-creation of vintage American muscle car blends nostalgic flair with modern engineering and technology
Five-passenger, two-door coupe produced from proven Chrysler 300 and Dodge Charger platform
First modern-day, HEMI®-powered car offered with precision-shift six-speed manual transmission
New-generation 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 delivers increased fuel economy (an estimated 5 percent) with more horsepower (30 hp) and improved torque (8 lb.-ft.) 5.7-liter HEMI goes from zero to 60 mph in less than six seconds
SRT-exclusive 6.1-liter HEMI V-8 engine goes from zero to 60 mph in less than five seconds
Best-in-class rear head (37.4 inches) and leg (32.6 inches) room provides spacious back seat for up to three adults
Best-in-class trunk space (16.2 cu. ft.) equal to the Dodge Charger
More than 25 safety and security features including supplemental side-curtain air bags, advanced multi-stage air bags, Electronic Stability Program (ESP) and anti-lock brakes
Equipped with cutting-edge technology including MyGIG™ radio/navigation, UConnect® Hands-free Communication System, Keyless Go push-button start and Remote Start
To ensure quality, Dodge Challenger engineers logged nearly 3.2 million customer-equivalent miles in development process
All-new 2009 Dodge Challenger to arrive this fall
Today at the New York International Auto Show, Chrysler LLC unveiled its full 2009 Dodge Challenger model lineup. Pricing will start in the low $20’s.
The all-new 2009 Dodge Challenger merges the best American muscle-car characteristics — unmistakable design, world-class handling, powerful engines and technology — to delight driving enthusiasts across several generations.
“Our all-new 2009 Dodge Challenger is a modern-day muscle machine representing the best from the past and present,” said Mike Accavitti, Director – Dodge Brand and SRT Global Marketing, Chrysler LLC. “Thirty-five years following the debut of the original, we are bringing Dodge Challenger back and loading it with essential hardware, styling and technology desired by today’s buyer.”
The Dodge Challenger is the first five-passenger, two-door coupe produced from Chrysler’s proven rear-wheel-drive platform that delivers the Chrysler 300 and Dodge Charger. Developed with Dodge’s credo of “bold, powerful and capable,” the Challenger delivers a modern two-door muscle car.
Three models will be offered in North America: Dodge Challenger SRT8®, Dodge Challenger R/T and Dodge Challenger SE.
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The 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 review video was shot on Willow Springs race track in US. This 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 video captures both sides of the story - road and track. The 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 outputs 425 hp and 569 Nm of torque taking the car from 0 to 60 mph in less than 5.0 seconds, since it’s powered by a 6.1 liter HEMI V8 engine. The 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 price will starts at $37,995. Just watch the 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 review video after the jump....
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