2022 Dodge Challenger
The 2022 Dodge Challenger is back and ready to flex on everyone on the road. With superior power by numbers, the ability to annihilate any and every terrain, top of the line comfort, and new alarm and cosmetic package updates (like the Jailbreak package, the SRT Black package, and the Hemi Orange appearance package); the 2022 Challenger will dominate the road and the hearts of enthusiasts who have been excited for this year’s model and the updates
3.6L Pentastar V6
Avail. Engine Type
The 2022 Challenger has five different engine types that buyers can choose from, with some being paired with certain trims to give extra power to the thrill-seeking buyers. The standard 3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine delivers 303-horsepower and includes the standard TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission (available on the standard SXT and GT). The 5.7L Hemi V8 Engine delivers 375-horsepower paired with fuel saver MDS technology to switch from eight cylinders to four (standard on the Challenger R/T). The 392 Hemi V8 Engine offers 485-horsepower and 475 lb-ft of torque (standard on the Challenger R/T Scat Pack). The Supercharged 6.2L Hemi V8 Engine comes with a whopping 717-horsepower and 656 lb-ft of torque (standard on the SRT Hellcat trims). The final engine option is the most powerful of them all; the Supercharged 6.2 High-Output Hemi V8 Engine delivers 797-horsepower and 707 lb-ft of torque and can even go higher to 807-horsepower with the SRT Super Stock and the SRT Jailbreak (available on the Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye trims).
Driving and Handling
Getting behind the wheel of the 2022 Challenger gives buyers an exhilarating experience unlike any other. With the SRT Super Shock’s incredible power and 807-horsepower, it blasts off from a standstill to 60mph in just 3.25 seconds. It sends the vehicle flying, giving drivers the adrenaline rush they seek when choosing the Dodge Challenger. The SRT Super Shock hits a top speed of 168mph and the SRT Hellcat (with slightly less horsepower – 797 to be exact) still manages to reach a top speed of 203mph. The other V8 and V6 engines with their respective trims are also very much responsive to the throttle inputs and can handle speed with ease. The 2022 Challenger allows buyers to harness their own strength, and feel what it’s like to experience the legendary racing DNA this vehicle contains.
Chiseled from bumper to bumper, sporting an aggressive grille, menacing wheels, and an even more ferocious frame; the 2022 Dodge Challenger is the beauty who is a beast on the road. The 2022 Challenger gives buyers a variety of options when it comes to customizing their vehicle, with some customization options being tailored specifically to the trims. Even down to the smallest details like the custom badges per trim, each bit of customization has daring details to set the vehicle apart from everyone else on the road. Some customization packages that buyers can look forward to are the Jailbreak package, the Shaker package, the SRT Black package, the T/A package, the Widebody package, and the HEMI Orange package. Buyers can also choose from thirteen different colorways, with some options including the favored Octane Red, Frostbite, Sinamon Stick, Go Mango, and Hellraisin!
The 2022 Challenger is as beautiful on the inside as it is on the outside, bringing with it a great amount of space for comfort and transporting valuable items no matter where the journey may lead its drivers. It offers enough space to seat five passengers comfortably during any length of a road trip, giving them room to stretch or store items if needed. The trunk is also incredibly spacious, measuring an outstanding 16.2 cubic feet, being the Best-In-Class with its cargo volume. Buyers also have to option to customize the steering wheel depending on trim, on top of being able to customize the interior seating with nineteen colorway options. There are four options that include cloth and Nappa Leather for the Sports Seats with colorways like Ruby Red, Caramel, and Black; while the Performance Seats boast fifteen options with Laguna leather being added to the mix of options along with the Sepia colorway.
Every 2022 Challenger comes equipped with the state-of-the-art Uconnect Infotainment system that Dodge has catered to each trim, and made it easy-to-use for every driver and their unique preferences. It includes Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and Hands-Free Calling/Voice Command capabilities on the 7-inch customizable touchscreen that sits comfortably on the dashboard of the vehicle. As the road is full of unexpected circumstances, the 2022 Challenger keeps the minds of its buyers at ease with the safety features everyone knows and loves. The 2022 Challenger brings the Parkview Rear Backup Camera, the Parksense Rear Park Assist System, Advanced Brake Assist, Rain Brake Support, All-Speed Traction Control, Hill Start Assist, and Electronic Stability Control.
It’s recommended that buyers looking at the 2022 Challenger consider the R/T Scat Pack trim as it brings the thrilling 6.4-Liter engine with 485-horsepower, the 392 Fender badge that is unique to this trim, and a plethora of customization options in terms of exterior, interior, technology, and safety features for a pleasurable ride no matter the distance. Other trims within the 2022 Challenger family are the standard Dodge SXT, the Dodge GT, the Dodge R/T, and the Dodge R/T Scat Pack Widebody. Each trim brings with it a fully unique way of customizing the vehicle further, and allows for the different engine and badge options depending on the buyer’s unique style and preference.