2011 Dodge Challenger Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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The Dodge Challenger is a full-size, retro-styled 2-door coupe. The original Dodge Challenger was an American muscle car that debuted for the 1970 model year, but was discontinued in 1974. Dodge revived the Challenger nameplate in 2008, when it reintroduced an all-new model as a retro-styled full-size coupe. Just a few years into its current run, Dodge has fitted the 2011 Challenger with an even more powerful engine and made several other enhancements for the new model year.

Dodge offers its 2011 Challenger in four different trims: SE, Rallye, R/T, and SRT8. Standard equipment on the base Challenger SE model includes cloth upholstery, full power accessories, air conditioning with automatic climate control, cruise control, 8-way power driver's seat, 6-speaker audio system, 60/40 split-folding second-row seats, 18-inch alloy wheels, and more. An optional Connectivity Group, standard on the R/T, adds Bluetooth phone connectivity, satellite radio, iPod interface, and an auto-dimming rearview mirror. The Challenger R/T is also upgraded with the V-8 engine, automatic headlamps, heated mirrors, sport-tuned suspension, upgraded brakes, 20-inch chrome-clad alloy wheels, and other performance enhancements. The Challenger SRT8 is the flagship variant designed for driving enthusiasts. In addition to the oversized engine, it features larger brakes, tuned suspension, Xenon headlamps, sport seats, upgraded trip computer, hydraulic power steering, 20-inch alloy wheels, and more. The Challenger SRT8 also includes a one-day pass to the Richard Petty Racing School.

The 2011 Dodge Challenger is offered with one of three different engines. The standard power plant is a 3.6-liter 6-cylinder engine rated at 305 horsepower. The Challenger R/T is fitted with a 5.7-liter 8-cylinder engine rated at 376 horsepower, while the SRT8 is fitted with a 6.4-liter 8-cylinder rated at 470 horsepower. The standard transmission is a 6-speed manual, however a 5-speed automatic is optional. Rear-wheel drive is standard on all 2011 Dodge Challenger variants. The EPA rates the fuel economy of the 2011 Dodge Challenger between 14 mpg city and 27 mpg highway, depending on engine and transmission.

The 2011 Dodge Challenger SE starts at a base price of around $25,000, while the SRT8 starts at around $43,000.

The Dodge Challenger is a full-size, retro-styled 2-door coupe. The original Dodge Challenger was an American muscle car that debuted for the 1970 model year, but was discontinued in 1974. Dodge revived the Challenger nameplate in 2008, when it reintroduced an all-new model as a retro-styled full-size coupe. Just a few years into its current run, Dodge has fitted the 2011 Challenger with an even more powerful engine and made several other enhancements for the new model year.

Dodge offers its 2011 Challenger in four different trims: SE, Rallye, R/T, and SRT8. Standard equipment on the base Challenger SE model includes cloth upholstery, full power accessories, air conditioning with automatic climate control, cruise control, 8-way power driver's seat, 6-speaker audio system, 60/40 split-folding second-row seats, 18-inch alloy wheels, and more. An optional Connectivity Group, standard on the R/T, adds Bluetooth phone connectivity, satellite radio, iPod interface, and an auto-dimming rearview mirror. The Challenger R/T is also upgraded with the V-8 engine, automatic headlamps, heated mirrors, sport-tuned suspension, upgraded brakes, 20-inch chrome-clad alloy wheels, and other performance enhancements. The Challenger SRT8 is the flagship variant designed for driving enthusiasts. In addition to the oversized engine, it features larger brakes, tuned suspension, Xenon headlamps, sport seats, upgraded trip computer, hydraulic power steering, 20-inch alloy wheels, and more. The Challenger SRT8 also includes a one-day pass to the Richard Petty Racing School.

The 2011 Dodge Challenger is offered with one of three different engines. The standard power plant is a 3.6-liter 6-cylinder engine rated at 305 horsepower. The Challenger R/T is fitted with a 5.7-liter 8-cylinder engine rated at 376 horsepower, while the SRT8 is fitted with a 6.4-liter 8-cylinder rated at 470 horsepower. The standard transmission is a 6-speed manual, however a 5-speed automatic is optional. Rear-wheel drive is standard on all 2011 Dodge Challenger variants. The EPA rates the fuel economy of the 2011 Dodge Challenger between 14 mpg city and 27 mpg highway, depending on engine and transmission.

The 2011 Dodge Challenger SE starts at a base price of around $25,000, while the SRT8 starts at around $43,000.

Available Trims for the 2011 Dodge Challenger
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name 2dr Cpe Transmission Manual MSRP 24895.00 Engine 3.6L/- TBD - City/Hwy MPG 18/27
Name R/T (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic MSRP 29895.00 Engine 5.7L/345 City/Hwy MPG 15/24
Name R/T Classic (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic MSRP 29895.00 Engine 5.7L/345 City/Hwy MPG 15/24
Name SRT8 (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic MSRP 42780.00 Engine 6.4L/392 City/Hwy MPG 14/23
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INTERIOR
  • Cloth low-back bucket seats
  • 6-way pwr driver seat
  • Pwr 4-way driver lumbar
  • Active head restraints
  • Rear 60/40 split-folding bench seat
  • Rear seat armrest w/cupholder
  • Floor console w/armrest
  • Floor carpet
  • Luxury front & rear floor mats
  • Tilt/telescopic steering column
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Steering wheel audio controls
  • Instrument cluster w/display screen
  • 140-MPH speedometer
  • Vehicle info center
  • Traveler/mini trip computer
  • Pwr accessory delay
  • Pwr windows w/front 1-touch down
  • Speed-sensitive pwr locks
  • Satin silver lock knobs
  • Keyless entry
  • Keyless go
  • Remote proximity keyless entry
  • Speed control
  • Tip start
  • Pwr trunklid release
  • Sentry Key theft deterrent system
  • Air conditioning w/auto temp control
  • Front & rear climate control outlets
  • Rear window defroster
  • Illuminated cupholders
  • Illuminated door pull handles
  • Instrument panel mini carbon bezel
  • Cell phone storage
  • 12V pwr outlet
  • Day & night rearview mirror
  • Driver side visor w/mirror
  • Passenger side visor w/mirror
  • Passenger assist handle
  • Front reading/map lights
  • Rear courtesy lamps
  • Illuminated entry
  • Trunk lamp
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob
  • Cargo compartment dress-up
  • 160-MPH speedometer
  • UConnect hands-free communication w/Bluetooth
  • Instrument panel mesh finish bezel
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror w/microphone
  • Visors w/illuminated mirrors
  • Bright pedals
  • Leather-trimmed bucket seats
  • Heated front seats
  • Temp & compass gauge
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Security alarm
  • Premium leather-trimmed bucket seats
  • Instrument cluster w/performance display screen
  • 180-MPH speedometer
  • Silver metal brush center stack bezel
EXTERIOR
  • 18" x 7.5" aluminum wheels
  • P235/55R18 all-season performance BSW tires
  • Compact spare tire
  • Body-color fascias
  • Satin chrome grill
  • Halogen headlamps
  • Solar control glass
  • Fold-away pwr mirrors
  • Body-color mirrors
  • Variable-intermittent wipers
  • Bright fuel filler door
  • Body-color door handles
  • Rear body-color spoiler
  • Automatic headlamps
  • Fog lamps
  • 20" x 8.0" aluminum wheels
  • P245/45R20 all-season performance BSW tires
  • Functional hood scoop
  • HID headlamps
  • Fold-away pwr heated mirrors
  • 20" x 9.0" aluminum SRT design wheels
  • P245/45ZR20 all-season performance tires
  • Tire service kit
  • Spare tire delete
  • Dual black center stripes
  • Rear spoiler
MECHANICAL
  • 3.6L V6 VVT engine
  • 5-speed automatic transmission
  • Engine oil cooler
  • Autostick automatic transmission
  • 2.65 axle ratio
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Heavy duty engine cooling
  • 730 CCA maintenance-free battery
  • 160-amp alternator
  • Independent touring suspension
  • Rear stabilizer bar
  • Pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Electro hydraulic pwr steering
  • 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes
  • Dual rear exhaust
  • Dual bright exhaust tips
  • 5.7L Hemi VVT V8 engine
  • 6-speed manual Tremec transmission
  • Anti-spin rear differential
  • 3.73 axle ratio
  • Independent performance suspension
  • Performance pwr rack & pinion steering
  • 4-wheel anti-lock HD disc brakes
  • 3.92 axle ratio
  • 6.4L SRT Hemi V8 engine
  • Severe duty II engine cooling
  • 220-amp alternator
  • Independent high performance suspension
  • Performance tuned pwr rack & pinion steering
  • 4-wheel anti-lock performance disc brakes
PACKAGE
  • Electronics convenience group -inc: body-color pwr heated mirrors w/fold-away, remote start system, security alarm, temp & compass gauge, tire pressure monitor display, universal garage door opener *Deletes remote start system w/DEC transmission*
SAFETY
  • Brake/park interlock
  • All-speed traction control
  • Electronic stability control
  • Brake assist
  • Advanced multi-stage front airbags -inc: passenger airbag cutoff
  • Supplemental front side airbag
  • Supplemental side airbag
  • Supplemental front & rear side-curtain airbags
  • (5) 3-point seat belts
  • Front passenger seat belt alert
  • Child seat upper tether anchorages
  • Tire pressure monitor warning lamp
  • Dual-note electric horns
  • Tire pressure monitor display
ENTERTAINMENT
  • Media center 130 -inc: AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player
  • (6) speakers
  • Aux audio input
  • Rear window antenna
  • SIRIUS satellite radio -inc: (1) year service *SIRIUS not available in Hawaii, Guam, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, St. Thomas/US Virgin Islands and Barbados*
  • Remote USB port
  • Bluetooth streaming audio
  • (6) Boston Acoustics speakers
  • 276-watt amplifier
  • Media center 430 -inc: AM/FM stereo w/CD/DVD/MP3 player, USB port, 30GB hard drive w/6700 song capacity, 6.5" touch screen

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