2013 Dodge Avenger Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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What's New for 2013:

  • Avenger R/T price drops by $500
  • Standard automatic headlights for SXT trim
  • Standard fog lights for SXT trim
  • Optional leather seats on SXT trim
  • Optional heated front seats on SXT trim
  • Optional SXT Rallye Appearance Group adds 18-inch aluminum wheels, body-color grille, dark-tinted headlights, rear spoiler
  • Three additional exterior paint colors

Exterior Features
The 2013 Dodge Avenger is a 4-door, 5-passenger sedan offered in SE, SXT and R/T trim levels. Standard exterior features include power exterior mirrors, 17-inch steel wheels with plastic wheel covers, and LED taillights.

Interior Features
The 2013 Dodge Avenger SE is equipped with standard air conditioning, power windows, power door locks with remote keyless entry, cruise control, tilt/telescoping steering wheel, outside temperature display, and a 4-speaker stereo with a CD player, satellite radio, auxiliary audio input jack, and audio controls on the steering wheel. Additional features include a manual driver-seat height adjuster and a fold-flat front passenger seat.

Optional Features
An SE V-6 option package adds to the 2013 Avenger SE trim a V-6 engine, 6-speed automatic transmission, 17-inch aluminum wheels, rear decklid spoiler, and dual exhaust outlets. The Avenger SE can also be equipped with Uconnect Bluetooth connectivity with a USB port, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and 18-inch aluminum wheels.

The 2013 Dodge Avenger SXT is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission, 17-inch alloy wheels, fog lights, and body-color side mirror housings. The SXT also comes standard with an 8-way power driver seat, automatic climate control, heated side mirrors, trip computer, and a color vehicle information display. Two extra stereo speakers are standard on this trim, along with a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, illuminated visor vanity mirrors, and LED cabin lighting.

Options for the Avenger SXT include a Uconnect infotainment system with a USB port and Bluetooth connectivity, navigation, leather seats, heated front seats, and a power sunroof. A new SXT Rallye Appearance Group adds 18-inch aluminum wheels, body-color grille, dark-tinted headlights, and a rear spoiler. A V-6 engine is also offered on this trim.

The 2013 Dodge Avenger R/T includes a standard V-6 engine, sport-tuned suspension, body-color exterior trim, unique 18-inch polished aluminum wheels, darkened headlamp backgrounds, rear spoiler, and R/T fender stripes. The heated front seats get leather bolsters and fabric \"Z-stripe\" inserts, and the Avenger R/T includes a two-tone leather-wrapped steering wheel, sport pedals, and a unique gauge cluster with a center-mounted tachometer.

Additional Avenger R/T features include red ambient interior lighting, Boston Acoustics sound system, Uconnect technology with voice control, and a universal garage door opener. A navigation system with Bluetooth music streaming and a USB port is optional, as is a power sunroof.

Under the Hood
A 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine that creates 173 horsepower is standard on the 2013 Dodge Avenger SE and SXT. The SE trim is equipped with a 4-speed automatic transmission, while the SXT gets a 6-speed automatic transmission with manual shift control.

A 283-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 engine is optional on the Avenger SE and SXT, and is standard on the Avenger R/T. It is connected to a 6-speed automatic transmission with manual shift control.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy estimates for the 2013 Dodge Avenger are:
  • Avenger 4-cylinder with 4-speed automatic transmission: 21/29/24 mpg (city/highway/combined)
  • Avenger 4-cylinder with 6-speed automatic transmission: 20/31/23 mpg
  • Avenger V-6: 19/29/22 mpg

Safety
The 2013 Dodge Avenger is equipped with 6 air bags, traction and stability control system, and 4-wheel-disc anti-lock brakes with brake assist. A tire-pressure monitoring system providing inflation pressure for each tire is included on the SXT and R/T trims.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) gives the 2013 Dodge Avenger an overall crash-test score of 4 (out of 5) stars. Notably, the front passenger frontal-impact rating is 3 stars, the driver side-impact rating is 3 stars, and the driver side-impact pole test rating is 2 stars. As this overview was written, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) had not performed crash tests on the 2013 Dodge Avenger. However, the structurally identical 2012 model was named a \"Top Safety Pick\" by the Institute.

What's New for 2013:

  • Avenger R/T price drops by $500
  • Standard automatic headlights for SXT trim
  • Standard fog lights for SXT trim
  • Optional leather seats on SXT trim
  • Optional heated front seats on SXT trim
  • Optional SXT Rallye Appearance Group adds 18-inch aluminum wheels, body-color grille, dark-tinted headlights, rear spoiler
  • Three additional exterior paint colors

Exterior Features
The 2013 Dodge Avenger is a 4-door, 5-passenger sedan offered in SE, SXT and R/T trim levels. Standard exterior features include power exterior mirrors, 17-inch steel wheels with plastic wheel covers, and LED taillights.

Interior Features
The 2013 Dodge Avenger SE is equipped with standard air conditioning, power windows, power door locks with remote keyless entry, cruise control, tilt/telescoping steering wheel, outside temperature display, and a 4-speaker stereo with a CD player, satellite radio, auxiliary audio input jack, and audio controls on the steering wheel. Additional features include a manual driver-seat height adjuster and a fold-flat front passenger seat.

Optional Features
An SE V-6 option package adds to the 2013 Avenger SE trim a V-6 engine, 6-speed automatic transmission, 17-inch aluminum wheels, rear decklid spoiler, and dual exhaust outlets. The Avenger SE can also be equipped with Uconnect Bluetooth connectivity with a USB port, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and 18-inch aluminum wheels.

The 2013 Dodge Avenger SXT is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission, 17-inch alloy wheels, fog lights, and body-color side mirror housings. The SXT also comes standard with an 8-way power driver seat, automatic climate control, heated side mirrors, trip computer, and a color vehicle information display. Two extra stereo speakers are standard on this trim, along with a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, illuminated visor vanity mirrors, and LED cabin lighting.

Options for the Avenger SXT include a Uconnect infotainment system with a USB port and Bluetooth connectivity, navigation, leather seats, heated front seats, and a power sunroof. A new SXT Rallye Appearance Group adds 18-inch aluminum wheels, body-color grille, dark-tinted headlights, and a rear spoiler. A V-6 engine is also offered on this trim.

The 2013 Dodge Avenger R/T includes a standard V-6 engine, sport-tuned suspension, body-color exterior trim, unique 18-inch polished aluminum wheels, darkened headlamp backgrounds, rear spoiler, and R/T fender stripes. The heated front seats get leather bolsters and fabric \"Z-stripe\" inserts, and the Avenger R/T includes a two-tone leather-wrapped steering wheel, sport pedals, and a unique gauge cluster with a center-mounted tachometer.

Additional Avenger R/T features include red ambient interior lighting, Boston Acoustics sound system, Uconnect technology with voice control, and a universal garage door opener. A navigation system with Bluetooth music streaming and a USB port is optional, as is a power sunroof.

Under the Hood
A 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine that creates 173 horsepower is standard on the 2013 Dodge Avenger SE and SXT. The SE trim is equipped with a 4-speed automatic transmission, while the SXT gets a 6-speed automatic transmission with manual shift control.

A 283-horsepower, 3.6-liter V-6 engine is optional on the Avenger SE and SXT, and is standard on the Avenger R/T. It is connected to a 6-speed automatic transmission with manual shift control.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy estimates for the 2013 Dodge Avenger are:
  • Avenger 4-cylinder with 4-speed automatic transmission: 21/29/24 mpg (city/highway/combined)
  • Avenger 4-cylinder with 6-speed automatic transmission: 20/31/23 mpg
  • Avenger V-6: 19/29/22 mpg

Safety
The 2013 Dodge Avenger is equipped with 6 air bags, traction and stability control system, and 4-wheel-disc anti-lock brakes with brake assist. A tire-pressure monitoring system providing inflation pressure for each tire is included on the SXT and R/T trims.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) gives the 2013 Dodge Avenger an overall crash-test score of 4 (out of 5) stars. Notably, the front passenger frontal-impact rating is 3 stars, the driver side-impact rating is 3 stars, and the driver side-impact pole test rating is 2 stars. As this overview was written, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) had not performed crash tests on the 2013 Dodge Avenger. However, the structurally identical 2012 model was named a \"Top Safety Pick\" by the Institute.

Available Trims for the 2013 Dodge Avenger
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name SE (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic w/Manual Shift MSRP 19795.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 20/31
Name SXT (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 22595.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 19/29
Name R/T (4dr Sdn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 25695.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 19/29
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INTERIOR
  • Premium cloth front bucket seats
  • Low-back bucket seats
  • Driver seat height adjust
  • Manual driver seat adjust
  • Manual driver lumbar
  • 60/40 folding rear bench seat w/pass-through
  • Rear seat armrest
  • Center console w/instrument panel storage bin
  • Center console 12V pwr outlet
  • Floor console w/sliding armrest
  • Floor carpet
  • Front & rear floor mats
  • Tilt/telescopic steering column
  • Steering wheel audio controls
  • Instrument cluster w/LED lighting
  • Tachometer
  • Outside temp display
  • Decklid/liftgate ajar warning lamp
  • Door ajar warning lamp
  • Pwr windows w/driver 1-touch down
  • Pwr door locks
  • Keyless entry -inc: panic alarm
  • Pwr accessory delay
  • Pwr trunk lid release
  • Speed control
  • Sentry Key theft deterrent system
  • Security alarm
  • Air conditioning
  • Air filtering
  • Rear window defroster
  • 12V auxiliary pwr outlet
  • Silver instrument panel bezel
  • Rearview day/night mirror
  • Driver side visor w/vanity mirror
  • Passenger side visor w/vanity mirror
  • Front courtesy/map lamps
  • Illuminated entry
  • Trunk lamp
  • Glove box lamp
  • Trunk dress-up
  • Decklid liner
  • 8-way pwr driver seat
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Instrument cluster display screen
  • Temperature & compass gauge
  • Trip computer
  • Air conditioning w/auto temp control
  • Dual visors w/illuminated vanity mirrors
  • Front & rear aimable LED lamps
  • Rear passenger assist handles
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob
  • Trunk mat
  • Z-striped leather-trimmed front bucket seats
  • Heated front seats
  • Perforated leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Pwr windows w/front 1-touch up/down
  • Remote start system
  • Universal garage door opener
EXTERIOR
  • 17" x 6.5" steel wheels
  • P225/55R17 all-season touring tires
  • 17" wheel covers
  • Compact spare tire
  • Body-color fascias
  • Bright/black grille
  • Quad optics headlamps
  • Headlamp off time delay
  • LED tail lamps
  • Pwr mirrors
  • Tinted glass windows
  • Front & rear solar control glass
  • Laminated windshield & front door glass
  • Variable-intermittent windshield wipers
  • Body-color door handles
  • Hood insulation
  • 17" x 6.5" aluminum wheels
  • Projector fog lamps
  • Body colored pwr heated fold away mirrors
  • 18" x 7" SXT design aluminum wheels
  • P225/50R18 all-season touring tires
  • Trunklid spoiler
  • Body-color grille
  • Automatic headlamps
  • Black headlamp bezels
MECHANICAL
  • 2.4L DOHC dual VVT 16-valve I4 engine (REQ: NAA Emissions)
  • 4-speed automatic transmission
  • Front wheel drive
  • 525-amp maintenance-free battery
  • 140-amp alternator
  • GVW rating, 4600#
  • Touring suspension
  • Front & rear stabilizer bars
  • Pwr rack & pinion steering
  • 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes
  • 6-speed automatic transmission w/Autostick -inc: tip start
  • Tip start
  • 3.6L VVT flex-fuel 24-valve V6 engine
  • Engine oil cooler
  • 160-amp alternator
  • Sport suspension
  • Precision pwr steering
  • Dual exhaust w/chrome tips
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Brake/park interlock
    • Electronic stability control
    • Traction control
    • Front advanced multi-stage airbags -inc: front passenger occupant sensor
    • Supplemental front seat side airbags
    • Supplemental front & rear side-curtain airbags
    • Supplemental side airbags
    • Front height adjustable shoulder belts
    • Rear center 3-point seat belt
    • Active head restraints
    • Child seat anchor system, LATCH ready
    • Child seat upper tether anchors
    • Rear door child protection locks
    • Tire pressure monitor warning lamp
    • Inside trunk emergency release
    • Dual-note horn
    • Tire pressure monitoring display
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • Uconnect 130 -inc: AM/FM stereo, CD/MP3 player
    • Audio input jack
    • (4) speakers
    • Removable short mast antenna
    • SiriusXM satellite radio w/(1) year service *Not available in Guam, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, St. Thomas/US Virgin Islands & Barbados*
    • (6) speakers
    • Uconnect 430 -inc: AM/FM stereo w/CD/DVD/MP3 player, 40GB hard drive, 6.5" touch screen
    • Bluetooth streaming audio
    • (6) Boston Acoustics speakers
    • Uconnect voice command w/Bluetooth -inc: Bluetooth streaming audio, auto-dimming rear view mirror w/microphone, remote USB port

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