Originally produced in the 60’s as a show model, the Dodge Charger brought a revolution in the world of muscle cars and consequently started going on sale to the people of the U.S. We can expect a similar deal to happen with the upcoming 2016 Dodge Charger. Reports say that the vehicle will go through major alterations, and will boast visuals that will once again redefine the automobile market. Exteriors are supposed to come with bolder and more aggressive design and from what we have seen so far, it kind of reminds us of Dodge Dart.
2016 Dodge Charger: Redesign Exterior and Interior
Following recent trends, the 2016 Dodge Charger will likely shed some of its previous weight due to a replacement of the architecture and will sport slight changes in the car’s dimensions. The exterior design will come with a facelifted concept and have solid lines along its tail lights. In addition, it will feature a smaller grille size, deviated headlights along with another revamp in the front fascia. It is likely to acquire a size that makes the car slightly longer and wider, thus making room for additional space in its cabin.
High-tech equipments are likely to be cramped inside this vehicle’s interiors along with significant upgrades in material quality and seating upholstery. Seats will be more comfortable and are likely to be upholstered with finest quality leather, increased dimensions of the car will allow for more legroom for both passengers and driver. Also, rest of the interior will reflect elegance and style in every nook and cranny of the vehicle.
Coming to technical aspects of the 2016 Dodge Charger, the central console is likely to be equipped with a 5.4 inch TFT display, which is upgradable to an 8.4 inch touch screen display that will control multitude of entertainment and safety features. It will have navigation, satellite radio, voice control commands, high-quality audio system, and Uconnect infotainment system as an option on higher trims. Connectivity tools such as Bluetooth and Wi-Fi are also expected to make their entry.
2016 Dodge Charger:Engine Specs
Under the hood, the 2016 Dodge Charger will most likely be powered a new 6.8 litre V8 HEMI turbocharger engine capable of producing horsepower of a whopping 700. With all that brute force, the car would be able to sprint from 0 to 60 mph in just 3 seconds. Another engine option will be available with a 3.6 litre Pentastar V6 engine with direct injection. Both will be mated to a 9-speed auto transmission with dual clutch. The car will also excel in fuel economy due to the implementation of advanced technology. Standard will have front-wheel drive and as an option, the all-wheel-drive system will be available.
2016 Dodge Charger: Price and Release Date
It is still too early to speak about the release date, but expect the car to roll out around the middle of 2016. Price of 2016 Dodge Charger is estimated to be just around or over $ 50 000. We still await any official information that will shed more light to these speculations; you can be assured that we’ll let you know as soon as it becomes available to us.