5 Updates Enhance the 2019 Dodge Challenger All Around

2019 Dodge Challenger Springfield NJ

One of America’s favorite muscle cars is the Dodge Challenger since it gives you that classic car look along with a number of updated features and the sporty performance you’d expect from this model. And the 2019 edition gives you even more with a number of amazing updates!

The 2019 Dodge Challenger is offered at our Union County NJ dealership location in the SXT (RWD & AWD), GT (RWD & AWD), R/T, R/T Scat Pack and SRT Hellcat trims, along with the all-new SRT Hellcat Redeye that we’ll get into a bit later. A total of 5 interior colors are offered, along with 15 exterior paint colors including the new-for-2019 Triple Nickel & Sublime options.

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You can also choose from 4 different engines depending on the trim you want mated to either 6-speed manual (V8 models only) or 8-speed automatic transmission. Those options are comprised of:

  • 3.6L Pentastar V6: 305 hp & 268 lb/ft of torque
  • R/T-exclusive 5.7L HEMI V8: 375 hp & 410 lb/ft of torque
  • Scat Pack-exclusive 392-cubic-inch HEMI V8: 485 hp & 475 lb/ft of torque
  • SRT-exclusive supercharged 6.2L HEMI V8: 717 hp & 656 lb/ft of torque

Not to mention a slew of other updates that you’ll enjoy. With that being said, let’s take a look at what’s new for the 2019 Dodge Challenger.

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1. 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye

Inspired by last year’s Dodge Demon, the 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye exudes power. That’s because the supercharged 6.2L HEMI V8 has been revamped to produce an astonishing 797 hp and 707 lb/ft of torque for this model, resulting in the ability to go from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.4 seconds, hit a quarter mile in only 10.8 seconds and achieve a top speed of 203 mph.

Not only is there a new 220-mph red speedometer & SRT Hellcat Redeye logo splash screen inside, there's also a sinister jewel-like red eye on the Hellcat fender badges, instrument panel, key fobs & supercharger housing. This model earned the 1st-ever Southwest Lifestyle Car of the Year in the Performance/Luxury category for the following reasons:

  • Manageable & comfortable ride
  • All-out power
  • Superb handling
  • Engine growl
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2. 2019 Dodge Challenger Stars & Stripes Edition

Inspired by the U.S. Armed Forces, the 2019 Dodge Challenger Stars & Stripes Edition offers the following distinct design cues:

  • Unique Satin Black & Silver accent center stripe
  • Satin Black American Flag fender decals
  • 20” Mid-gloss Black wheels
  • Gloss Black interior accents
  • Unique Black-on-Black cloth seats with an embroidered
  • Bronze star Dark Brushed II interior bezels
  • Unique Antique Bronze instrument panel badge
  • Bronze interior accent stitching

The Stars & Stripes Edition is offered on the Challenger GT RWD, Challenger R/T & Challenger R/T Scat Pack trims, with the Scat Pack & models equipping the Performance Handling Group also offering bronze 4-piston Brembo brake calipers.

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3. 2019 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320

Marking the return of the "Angry Bee", the 2019 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320 puts this iconic logo on the front fenders, instrument panel, illuminated Air Catcher headlamps, key fob & instrument gauge cluster startup splash screen. The 392-cubic-inch HEMI V8 is used with 8-speed automatic transmission for a 3.8-second 0-to-60-mph acceleration time and an 11.7-second quarter-mile time.

The R/T Scat pack 1320 also offers the following performance features:

  • SRT-tuned three-mode Adaptive Damping Suspension with drag mode
  • TransBrake that’s activated via steering wheel-mounted paddles
  • Nexen SUR4G Drag Spec 275/40R20 street-legal drag radials
  • Performance-tuned asymmetrical limited-slip differential with 3.09 final drive
  • Demon-inspired Extreme-duty 41-spline rear axle half shafts
  • Brembo High-performance Brake Package

4. Performance Enhancements

There are also several upgrades available for the 2019 Dodge Challenger models at our dealership serving Springfield NJ to help improve the performance you get from this muscle car. Among them are:

  • Launch Assist to control wheel hop upon accelerating in the R/T Scat Pack & SRT Hellcat
  • Line Lock to engage the front brakes for a more optimal burnout on the R/T Scat Pack & SRT Hellcat
  • Launch Control that improves the hold time from 5 to 10 seconds for better acceleration in the R/T Scat Pack & SRT Hellcat
  • SRT Drive Modes & SRT Performance Pages being added to the R/T Scat Pack
  • Power-bulge aluminum hood with heat extractors for improved engine compartment cooling on the R/T Scat Pack
  • Performance Handling Group to improve the response you get while driving the GT RWD & R/T
  • Performance Plus Package that enhances handling balance & adds limited-slip differential to the R/T
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5. New Design Cues

The 2019 Dodge Challenger also offers some updated appearance features that make each trim distinct from any other. A few of the additions include:

  • New wheel designs: Blacktop Package-exclusive Black Noise wheels, 20" Satin Carbon wheels, 20” forged “Devil’s Rim” aluminum wheels & 20" Brass Monkey forged aluminum wheels
  • SRT-exclusive fully functional, dual-snorkel hood inspired by the 1970 Dodge Dart Swinger & 1971 Dodge Demon
  • Blue, carbon, red and silver dual stripe options for the SRT Hellcat
  • Satin Black spoiler option for the R/T Scat Pack & SRT Hellcat
  • Rear Seat Delete Group for the R/T & R/T Scat Pack
  • Caramel Nappa leather interior option for the SXT RWD & AWD
  • Dark Dub Plate instrument panel & console bezel finish coming standard
  • Cloth seating coming standard, with numerous leather & Alcantara options offered

Salerno Duane Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram will help you find the 2019 Dodge Challenger that best fits your personal tastes and budget. We’re conveniently located in Summit, minutes away from the Garden State Parkway & NJ Turnpike, so contact us today to schedule your test drive!

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