Buying a Used 2016 Dodge Challenger

Buying a Used 2016 Dodge Challenger
October 27 12:31 2017 Print This Article

There are several used sports cars in the market today. However, for drivers looking for a powerful sports coupe, the 2016 Dodge Challenger model is worth checking out. Here is why.

  1. Performance

The 2016 Dodge Challenger comes with a standard 8-speed automatic transmission V6 engine. The base challenger RTX model’s 3.6-liter engine delivers an outstanding 268 pounds of torque and a 305 horsepower. For more power, buy a V8 at a Dodge dealership MA. All the V8s feature a six-speed manual transmission on top of the standard automatic transmission.

R/T and R/T Shaker models come with a 5.7-liter engine which offers 372 horsepower and 400 pound-feet torque. You can attain a 485hp and 475 pound-feet torque with the SRT 392 and Scat Pack models. The top trim, Challenger SRT Hellcat’s engine is a supercharged 6.4 liters V8 producing an amazing 700hp and torque more than 600 pound-feet.

  1. Interior

The interior of the 2016 Challenger was the main upgrade from the 2015 version. It has an elegant cabin with standard leather upholstery. The five seated sedan comes with heated front seats. When it comes to space, 2016 Dodge Challenger tops its class.

The 2016 Dodge Challenger’s features a 5-inch touchscreen for the infotainment system which can be upgraded to the Uconnect infotainment system that comes with an 8.4-inch screen. Other tech features include a USB port, Bluetooth, and six-speaker audio system.

  1. Easy Handling

The handling and braking capabilities of the 2016 Dodge Challenger is great for a vehicle its size and built. However, for better performance, the optional sports suspension will come in handy. The Dodge models have always been associated with a quiet quality drive, and the Challenger is a perfect example.

  1. Fuel Economy

The base V6 trim provides an efficient 30mpg on the highway and 19mpg in the city. The powerful V8s have a significantly lower rating ranging between 21-25mpg on the highway and only 14-16mpg in the city.

  1. Safety

The safety features in the 2016 Dodge Challenger include an electronic stability control system, integrated turn signal mirrors, night vision mode, lane departure warnings, and a rollover protection system. The higher trims come with rear cross traffic warning, blind spot monitoring, and rear parking sensors. Other optional safety features found in the technology package are rain-sensing wipers, forward collision warning, and adaptive control.

The 2016 Dodge Challenger prides in 5-star out of the five overall rating from the NHTSA and a Good rating from the IIHS regarding frontal crash tests.

For the best buy, choose a certified pre-owned 2016 Dodge Challenger. You can find these at Dodge dealership MA. The new-car powertrain warranty of a CPO Dodge is extended to 100,000 or 7 years. It also has a maximum care warranty of 3 months or 3,000 miles.

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