2012 Dodge Challenger so far reinforced its position properly as the characteristically classic American muscle cars from the giant manufacturer of Chrysler Group LLC. Moreover, itâ€™s supported with the legendary powerful powertrains likes 305-HP PentastarÂ® V6 engine, 375-HP HEMIÂ® V8 engine, or even 470-HP SRTÂ® HEMIÂ® V8 engine. Widely available in seven adventurous trims: from the base SXT, SXT Plus, R/T, R/T Plus, R/T Classic, SRTÂ® 392 until the SRTÂ® Yellow Jacket as the upper trim of Dodge Challenger 2012. Recently, this vehicle of 2012 brings the somewhat improvisation than previous model of 2011 Dodge Challenger, such as: the suspensions available in three different kinds and the high-performance of 470-HP SRTÂ® HEMIÂ® V8 engine. Many reviewers like the pros from the roomy trunk capacity, acceleration power of SRTÂ® technology plus the exhaust sound, backseat room with adult-sized, automatic transmission get responsive, good ride & highway stability, and experience the classy & retro-modern style. Although, there are also several cons: lacks of V6 engine, limited rear visibility from the retro design, unimpressive steering feedback, and cramped backseat access.
2012 Dodge Challenger Performance
The performance offered in three different powertrains that depend on the trim selection of 2012 Dodge Challenger. For SXT & SXT Plus model use 3.6-liter 24-Valve Variable Valve Timing PentastarÂ® V6 engine which generates 305-horsepower @ 6,350 rpm & 268 lb-ft of torque @ 4,800 rpm. Next for R/T, R/T Plus, and R/T Classic model use 5.7-liter dual Variable Valve Timing HEMIÂ® V8 engine delivers 375-hp @ 5,150 rpm & 410 lb-ft of torque @ 4,300 rpm. While for SRTÂ® 392 & SRTÂ® Yellow Jacket 6.4-liter SRTÂ® HEMIÂ® V8 engine blows up 470-hp @ 6,000 rpm & 470 lb-ft of torque @ 4,200 rpm.
2012 Dodge Challenger SXT
Now, the highlight features of 2012 Dodge Challenger SXT includes 3.6L PentastarÂ® V6 with 18 city/27 highway mpg, 5-speed autostick transmission, touring suspension, all-speed traction control, 18-inch aluminum wheels, chrome fuel door, media center (with AM/FM Radio, CD Player, & WMA/MP3 Jack), leather-wrapped steering wheel, illuminated cup holders, auto temperature control air conditioning, and Keyless Enter ‘n Goâ„¢ System.
2012 Dodge Challenger SXT Plus
For 2012 Dodge Challenger SXT Plus brings the highlight features are automatic headlamps, fog lamps, sunvisors with illuminated vanity mirrors, Nappa leather-trimmed seats, heated front seats, Boston AcousticsÂ® speakers with 276-watt amplifier, one year of SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Bluetooth streaming audio, and UconnectÂ® Voice Command with BluetoothÂ® connectivity.
2012 Dodge Challenger R/T
Explore the highlight features on 2012 Dodge Challenger R/T, such as: 5.7L HEMIÂ® V8 with 15 city/24 hwy mpg, TREMECÂ® 6-speed manual transmission, performance suspension & steering, anti-spin rear differential, automatic headlamps, fog lamps, body color rear spoiler, sunvisors with illuminated vanity mirrors, UconnectÂ® Voice Command with BluetoothÂ® Connectivity, and one year of SiriusXM Satellite Radio.
2012 Dodge Challenger R/T Plus
Go advance with 2012 Dodge Challenger R/T Plus present the highlight features: Nappa leather-trimmed seats, heated front seats, 276-Watt Boston AcousticsÂ® sound system with 276-watt amplifier, security alarm, and HomeLinkÂ® control (for garage door, home lighting & more).
2012 Dodge Challenger R/T Classic
Browse the highlight features for 2012 Dodge Challenger R/T Classic from classic dual side stripes, functional hood scoops, HID headlamps, and 20-inch polished forged-aluminum wheels.
2012 Dodge Challenger SRTÂ® 392
New 2012 Dodge Challenger SRTÂ® 392 show the highlight features likes 392 CID HEMIÂ® V8 with 14 city/23 hwy mpg, 2-mode adaptive damping suspension, High Performance BremboÂ® brakes, 20-inch forged-aluminum SRTÂ® wheels, dual full body stripes, premium leather-trimmed SRTÂ® seats, Unique SRTÂ® design heated (leather-wrapped steering wheel), and instrument cluster with performance display screens.
2012 Dodge Challenger SRTÂ® Yellow Jacket
2012 Dodge Challenger SRTÂ® Yellow Jacket gives the highlight features like these: Yellow Jacket Logo on rear fenders, 20-inch cast aluminum wheels with painted pockets, black satin gloss body-side stripes, black grille surround, and stinger yellow paint.
2012 Dodge Challenger Prices
These are the MSRP starting prices in each trim of Dodge Challenger 2012 from the base model up to the top model:
- 2012 Challenger SXT starting price at $25,495 MSRP;
- 2012 Challenger SXT Plus starting price at $27,495 MSRP;
- 2012 Challenger R/T starting price at $30,495 MSRP;
- 2012 Challenger R/T Plus starting price at $32,495 MSRP;
- 2012 Challenger R/T Classic starting price at $34,295 MSRP;
- 2012 Challenger SRTÂ® 392 starting price at $45,495 MSRP;
- and 2012 Challenger SRTÂ® Yellow Jacket starting price at $46,490 MSRP.
For more information about the price details, please visit the dealer of Dodge or Chrysler Group LLC.
2012 Dodge Challenger Competitors
In the affordable sports cars class, the Dodge Challenger 2012 hold more rivals competitively. Here are the competitor lists: Ford Mustang, Mazda MX-5 Miata, Chevrolet Camaro, Nissan 370Z, Hyundai Genesis Coupe, Mini Coupe, and Mitsubishi Eclipse.