- Fresh variant in the Charger lineup
- The strongest and quickest manufacturing sedan on the earth
- 3.5 inches wider than same earlier body Charger
The Charger beefy-size four-door sedan lineup “is actually expanding” for 2020, in step with Dodge. For the first time, the Widebody exterior will seemingly be same earlier on the 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat and on hand on the 2020 Dodge Charger Scat Pack. The Widebody equipment provides 3.5 inches over the rear wheels and tires, and involves an upgrade to 20×11-poke wheels shod with Pirelli 305/35ZR20 tires, Brembo six-piston front brake calipers with two-piece rotors, and Bilstein three-mode adaptive dampers and authentic suspension tuning.
Widebody provides performance doable
The Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody makes expend of a supercharged 6.2-liter Hemi V8 engine that is tuned to safe 707 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque, linked to a TorqueFlite eight-tempo computerized transmission with rear-wheel force. Dodge claims that the sedan’s high tempo of 196 mph makes it the quickest mass-produced sedan on the earth. It is additionally immediate, working from 0 to 60 mph in 3.6 seconds and hitting the quarter-mile in 10.9 seconds. The wider tires additionally enable the Hellcat to drag 0.96 g on the skidpad, which hints at very accurate going by device of.
The Charger Scat Pack Widebody makes expend of a naturally aspirated (non-turbo) 392-cubic poke Hemi V8 gasoline engine with 485 horsepower and 475 lb-ft of torque, and additionally makes expend of a TorqueFlite eight-tempo computerized transmission with rear-wheel force. It goes from 0 to 60 mph in 4.3 seconds, and completes the quarter-mile in 12.4 seconds. It’ll pull 0.98 g on the skidpad, even better than the Hellcat.
Previous the Widebody equipment, the Charger SRT Hellcat additionally receives same earlier electrical vitality steering (EPS) with selectable steering tuning tied to SRT Force Modes. Entrance spring charges were elevated, and higher anti-roll bars were fitted front and rear, while shocks were re-tuned to enhance the stiffer springs. Hellcat additionally contains Elope Cooldown, Line Lock, Start Have interaction watch over, and Start Lend a hand applied sciences as same earlier for 2020. The interior now aspects same earlier French live-stitch accents, a original instrument panel badge, same earlier heated and ventilated Laguna leather-essentially based fully front seats, a heated, leather-essentially based fully-wrapped steering wheel and on hand carbon fiber accents.
The Charger Scat Pack Widebody additionally received modified springs, anti-roll bars and shocks, along with same earlier Start Have interaction watch over, Start Lend a hand and Line Lock.
Each and every Charger Hellcat and Scat Pack consist of Uconnect Expertise with SRT Efficiency Pages, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as same earlier for 2020.
Pricing and availability
Pricing and availability for the 2020 Dodge Charger delight in now now not but been announced. The lineup will consist of the Pentastar V6-equipped Charger SXT, Charger SXT AWD and Charger GT items apart from to the Charger Scat Pack and Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody. Pricing for 2019 started at $29,220 for the Charger SXT and as much as $65,545 for the Charger SRT Hellcat.
Jason Fogelson — Contributing Editor