2012 Dodge Avenger is one of the Americaâ€™s mid-size sedans with five-seat capacity. For 2012 model get better from refinement sport tuned suspension, new V6-engine performance option predecessor of 2011 Dodge Avenger, and fresh interior design bring the modern styling. From our observations, especially its pros are powerful V6, cabin feeling quiet, and interior materials set upscale. Next, its cons from so-so four-speed automatic transmission, limited rear visibility, small trunk as well as narrow backseat for some taller passengers, while some of the competitors offer better spacious interior. Different than Avenger previous model, only four trims are provided: base SE, SXT, SXT Plus, and new R/T for upper trim level. Are you interested to have a 2012 Dodge Avenger as the commute vehicle with strong power, or just curious to ride without own it one?
2012 Dodge Avenger Performance
You can choose the suitable performance for your 2012 Dodge Avenger in two powertrains. First, 2.4L Dual OverHead Cam (DOHC) 16-Valve dual Variable Valve Timing (dual-VVT) 4-cylinder engine that generates 173-horsepower @ 6,000 rpm plus 166 lb-ft of torque @ 4,400 rpm. Second, 3.6L 24-Valve VVT V6 engine that delivers 283-hp @ 6,400 rpm plus 260 lb-ft of torque @ 4,400 rpm. While there are two transmissions technology: four-speed automatic VLP transmission and six-speed AutoStickÂ® automatic transmission.
2012 Dodge Avenger Gas Mileage Ratings
EPA-fuel estimated (city/highway) for the all-new 2012 Dodge Avenger listed below:
- 2012 Dodge Avenger SE 2.4-liter I4 with 4-speed A/T at 21/30 mpg
- 2012 Dodge Avenger SXT 2.4-liter I4 with 6-speed A/T at 20/31 mpg
- 2012 Dodge Avenger SXT Plus 3.6-liter V6 with 6-speed A/T at 19/29 mpg
- 2012 Dodge Avenger R/T 3.6-liter V6 with 6-speed A/T at 19/29 mpg
2012 Dodge Avenger SE
Discover the highlight features of 2012 Dodge Avenger SE, such as: 17-inch wheel covers, refined suspension, front & rear stabilizer bars, anti-lock four-wheel disc brakes, 16.9 gallon fuel tank, headlamp-off & power acc. delays, LED taillamps, power mirrors, solar control glass, cabin air filtering system, premium cloth bucket seats, 60/40 split folding backseat, driver seat lumbar adjustment, ambient LED interior lighting, fore/aft sliding console armrest, Remote Keyless/illuminated entry, luxury front & rear floor mats, Media Center (with AM/FM Radio, CD Player, & WMA/MP3 Jack), Electronic Stability Control with Traction Control, and side-curtain & front side seat airbags.
2012 Dodge Avenger SXT
Completed with the highlight features that belong SE trim for 2012 Dodge Avenger SXT, there are 17-inch cast-aluminum painted wheels, AutoStick automatic transmission control, heated outside mirrors, tip start, premium headliner module, automatic temperature control, leather-wrapped steering wheel, driver seat with 8-way power adjust, rear seat passenger assist handles, trunk mat, temperature and compass display, Electronic Vehicle Information Center with trip computer & compass, six speakers, and Tire Pressure Display.
2012 Dodge Avenger SXT Plus
The model of 2012 Dodge Avenger SXT Plus with SXT highlight features, includes 18-inch aluminum wheels, engine oil cooler, automatic headlamps, projector fog lamps, dual bright exhaust with chrome tips, trunklid spoiler, red accent seat inserts & stitching throughout, and Media Center (with 6.5-inch touchscreen, 30GB Hard Drive, CD/DVD & WMA/MP3).
2012 Dodge Avenger R/T
Last, 2012 Dodge Avenger R/T added with SXT Plus trim highlight features are 18″ spider monkey aluminum wheels, new 18-inch cast-aluminum painted wheels, sport tuned suspension, performance tuned steering, enhanced intake note, body color grille with black headlamp & fog lamp backgrounds, performance-inspired center mounted tachometer, performance style driver’s pedals, front fender mounted sport stripes, R/T badge, red LED ambient lighting, perforated tutone leather wrapped steering wheel, unique interior color scheme, Z-striped cloth with leather accents, heated front seats, UconnectÂ® Voice Command with Bluetooth, unique “sport instrument panel gauge orientation with “center tach”, 276 watt Boston AcousticsÂ® audio system, and Remote Start.
2012 Dodge Avenger Prices
Consider wisely if you want to buy 2012 Dodge Avenger by comparing through its starting prices.
- 2012 Dodge Avenger SE has the starting price at $18,955 MSRP
- 2012 Dodge Avenger SXT has the starting price at $21,495 MSRP
- 2012 Dodge Avenger SXT Plus has the starting price at $23,995 MSRP
- 2012 Dodge Avenger R/T has the starting price at $25,995 MSRP
Visit the Dodge local dealer near you for full pricing details plus better information about Dodge Avenger 2012.
2012 Dodge Avenger Rivals
Dodge Avenger 2012 has a lot of class competitors among affordable midsize cars. There are Toyota Camry, Chrysler 200, Kia Optima, Mazda Mazda6, Nissan Altima, Chevrolet Malibu, Ford Fusion, Honda Accord, Hyundai Sonata, and still many more. Try to compare this sedan one-by-one and which one that meet your requirements.