2014 Dodge Challenger Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$26,495-$44,685
$25,486-$43,186
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What's New for 2014:

  • Available performance brakes and suspension
  • Sinister Super Sport package
  • Optional Nappa leather upholstery
  • Standard launch control on SRT
  • Several new exterior paint colors

Introduction
As a member of the modern-day muscle-car club, the retro-styled, 2-door, 5-passenger 2014 Dodge Challenger coupe rides on a rear-wheel-drive (RWD) chassis and draws power from a V-6 or one of two high-performance V-8 engines. Primary competitors include the Chevrolet Camaro and Ford Mustang, though the Challenger may also be cross-shopped with the Hyundai Genesis Coupe and the Infiniti Q60, among others.

Models and Features
Dodge offers the 2014 Challenger in three primary trim levels--SXT, R/T, and SRT--with sub-trims of each. The base SXT is equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels, push-button start, 6-speaker infotainment system, and a power driver's seat with 6-way adjustment. To this, the SXT Plus adds satellite radio service, fog lights and automatic headlights, 276-watt sound system, Bluetooth connectivity, voice control of the infotainment system, leather upholstery, and heated front seats. Rounding out the SXT lineup is the SXT Rallye Redline, featuring a rear spoiler, 20-inch alloy wheels, paddle shifters and a sport mode, and upgrades to the brakes and rear axle.

Moving to the 2014 Challenger R/T, the list of standard amenities differs with a unique dash applique, pistol-grip shifter and unique foot pedals (manual transmission only), limited-slip differential, and performance-tuned steering. The R/T Plus contributes heated mirrors, universal garage door opener, and a security system, while the R/T Classic offers special badging and stripes, HID headlights, unique 20-inch alloy wheels, and a lower axle ratio.

For buyers of the Challenger SRT, Dodge offers buyers a Core variant equipped with the push-button start system, 20-inch alloy wheels, leather-wrapped steering wheel, power driver's seat, and high-performance Brembo brakes. That version is upstaged by the SRT Premium, host to automatic HID headlights, body stripes, leather upholstery, 6.4-inch touch-screen infotainment system with a 30 GB hard drive, heated steering wheel, upgraded heated front bucket seats with leather upholstery and red accents, and a driver-selectable multi-mode suspension setup. All SRTs are sold with enrollment in a one-day driving school designed to help new owners safely explore and enjoy the capabilities of their new car.

Options and Packages
Available upgrades for the 2014 Dodge Challenger are numerous, but some of the highlights include an R/T Blacktop package comprised of Gloss Black alloy wheels and exterior trim, performance-tuned chassis components, Goodyear Eagle F1 tires, and an electronic stability control system that can be fully deactivated for track use. The Challenger is also available with various audio systems with output as high as 900 watts, and Super Sport and Super Track packages that dial up performance.

Under the Hood
Positioned as the Challenger's entry-level engine is a 3.6-liter V-6 that produces 305 horsepower and 268 lb.-ft. of torque, all of which is directed to the rear wheels via a 5-speed automatic transmission.

Next up is the 2014 Dodge Challenger R/T's 5.7-liter Hemi V-8. When paired with the automatic transmission, this engine generates 372 horsepower and 400 lb.-ft. of torque. However, unlike the V-6, this Hemi can instead be mated with a 6-speed manual gearbox, a combination that nets 375 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque.

Those are some impressive specs, but they don't match the output of the Challenger SRT's 6.4-liter V-8, dubbed the 392 Hemi. Thanks to the extra displacement, the SRT's engine delivers 470 horsepower and 470 lb.-ft. of torque. Again, buyers have the choice of the 5-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy estimates for the 2014 Dodge Challenger are:
  • Challenger with 3.6-liter V-6 engine and 5-speed automatic transmission: 18/27/21 mpg (city/highway/combined)
  • Challenger with 5.7-liter V-8 engine and 5-speed automatic transmission: 15/25/18 mpg
  • Challenger with 5.7-liter V-8 engine and 6-speed manual transmission: 15/23/18 mpg
  • Challenger with 6.4-liter V-8 engine and either transmission: 14/23/17 mpg

Safety and Ratings
In crash tests conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the 2014 Dodge Challenger received an overall rating of 5 (out of 5) stars. As this overview is written, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has not rated the crashworthiness of the 2014 Dodge Challenger.

Standard safety features found on the 2014 Dodge Challenger include 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes with brake assist and electronic brake-force distribution, and 6 air bags.

What's New for 2014:

  • Available performance brakes and suspension
  • Sinister Super Sport package
  • Optional Nappa leather upholstery
  • Standard launch control on SRT
  • Several new exterior paint colors

Introduction
As a member of the modern-day muscle-car club, the retro-styled, 2-door, 5-passenger 2014 Dodge Challenger coupe rides on a rear-wheel-drive (RWD) chassis and draws power from a V-6 or one of two high-performance V-8 engines. Primary competitors include the Chevrolet Camaro and Ford Mustang, though the Challenger may also be cross-shopped with the Hyundai Genesis Coupe and the Infiniti Q60, among others.

Models and Features
Dodge offers the 2014 Challenger in three primary trim levels--SXT, R/T, and SRT--with sub-trims of each. The base SXT is equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels, push-button start, 6-speaker infotainment system, and a power driver's seat with 6-way adjustment. To this, the SXT Plus adds satellite radio service, fog lights and automatic headlights, 276-watt sound system, Bluetooth connectivity, voice control of the infotainment system, leather upholstery, and heated front seats. Rounding out the SXT lineup is the SXT Rallye Redline, featuring a rear spoiler, 20-inch alloy wheels, paddle shifters and a sport mode, and upgrades to the brakes and rear axle.

Moving to the 2014 Challenger R/T, the list of standard amenities differs with a unique dash applique, pistol-grip shifter and unique foot pedals (manual transmission only), limited-slip differential, and performance-tuned steering. The R/T Plus contributes heated mirrors, universal garage door opener, and a security system, while the R/T Classic offers special badging and stripes, HID headlights, unique 20-inch alloy wheels, and a lower axle ratio.

For buyers of the Challenger SRT, Dodge offers buyers a Core variant equipped with the push-button start system, 20-inch alloy wheels, leather-wrapped steering wheel, power driver's seat, and high-performance Brembo brakes. That version is upstaged by the SRT Premium, host to automatic HID headlights, body stripes, leather upholstery, 6.4-inch touch-screen infotainment system with a 30 GB hard drive, heated steering wheel, upgraded heated front bucket seats with leather upholstery and red accents, and a driver-selectable multi-mode suspension setup. All SRTs are sold with enrollment in a one-day driving school designed to help new owners safely explore and enjoy the capabilities of their new car.

Options and Packages
Available upgrades for the 2014 Dodge Challenger are numerous, but some of the highlights include an R/T Blacktop package comprised of Gloss Black alloy wheels and exterior trim, performance-tuned chassis components, Goodyear Eagle F1 tires, and an electronic stability control system that can be fully deactivated for track use. The Challenger is also available with various audio systems with output as high as 900 watts, and Super Sport and Super Track packages that dial up performance.

Under the Hood
Positioned as the Challenger's entry-level engine is a 3.6-liter V-6 that produces 305 horsepower and 268 lb.-ft. of torque, all of which is directed to the rear wheels via a 5-speed automatic transmission.

Next up is the 2014 Dodge Challenger R/T's 5.7-liter Hemi V-8. When paired with the automatic transmission, this engine generates 372 horsepower and 400 lb.-ft. of torque. However, unlike the V-6, this Hemi can instead be mated with a 6-speed manual gearbox, a combination that nets 375 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque.

Those are some impressive specs, but they don't match the output of the Challenger SRT's 6.4-liter V-8, dubbed the 392 Hemi. Thanks to the extra displacement, the SRT's engine delivers 470 horsepower and 470 lb.-ft. of torque. Again, buyers have the choice of the 5-speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission.

Fuel Economy
EPA fuel-economy estimates for the 2014 Dodge Challenger are:
  • Challenger with 3.6-liter V-6 engine and 5-speed automatic transmission: 18/27/21 mpg (city/highway/combined)
  • Challenger with 5.7-liter V-8 engine and 5-speed automatic transmission: 15/25/18 mpg
  • Challenger with 5.7-liter V-8 engine and 6-speed manual transmission: 15/23/18 mpg
  • Challenger with 6.4-liter V-8 engine and either transmission: 14/23/17 mpg

Safety and Ratings
In crash tests conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the 2014 Dodge Challenger received an overall rating of 5 (out of 5) stars. As this overview is written, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has not rated the crashworthiness of the 2014 Dodge Challenger.

Standard safety features found on the 2014 Dodge Challenger include 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes with brake assist and electronic brake-force distribution, and 6 air bags.

Available Trims for the 2014 Dodge Challenger
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name SXT (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 26495.00 Engine 3.6 L/220 City/Hwy MPG 18/27
Name SXT Plus (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 26495.00 Engine 3.6 L/220 City/Hwy MPG 18/27
Name Rallye Redline (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 26495.00 Engine 3.6 L/220 City/Hwy MPG 18/27
Name R/T (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 30495.00 Engine 5.7 L/345 City/Hwy MPG 15/25
Name R/T Plus (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 30495.00 Engine 5.7 L/345 City/Hwy MPG 15/25
Name R/T Classic (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 30495.00 Engine 5.7 L/345 City/Hwy MPG 15/25
Name SRT8 (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 44685.00 Engine 6.4 L/392 City/Hwy MPG 14/23
Name SRT8 Core (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 39485.00 Engine 6.4 L/392 City/Hwy MPG 14/23
Name SXT 100th Anniversary Appearance Gr (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 26495.00 Engine 3.6 L/220 City/Hwy MPG 18/27
Name R/T 100th Anniversary Appearance Gr (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 30495.00 Engine 5.7 L/345 City/Hwy MPG 15/25
Name Shaker Pkg (2dr Cpe) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 30495.00 Engine 5.7 L/345 City/Hwy MPG 15/25
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INTERIOR
  • Cloth Front Seats w/Power 4-Way Driver Lumbar
  • 6-Way Power Driver Seat -inc: Power Height Adjustment, Fore/Aft Movement, Cushion Tilt, Manual Recline and Power 4-Way Lumbar Support
  • 4-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Recline, Fore/Aft Movement and Manual Rear Seat Easy Entry
  • 60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Cloth Rear Seat
  • Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
  • Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Oil Pressure, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Oil Temperature, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer
  • Fixed Rear Windows
  • 5 Person Seating Capacity
  • Leather/Metal-Look Steering Wheel
  • Front Cupholder
  • Rear Cupholder
  • Proximity Key For Doors And Push Button Start
  • Valet Function
  • Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry and Panic Button
  • Remote Releases -Inc: Power Trunk/Hatch
  • Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls
  • Automatic Air Conditioning
  • HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts and Console Ducts
  • Locking Glove Box
  • Driver Foot Rest
  • Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look Instrument Panel Insert, Metal-Look Console Insert, Chrome And Metal-Look Interior Accents
  • Full Cloth Headliner
  • Cloth Door Trim Insert
  • Leather Gear Shift Knob
  • Day-Night Rearview Mirror
  • Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors
  • Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 2 12V DC Power Outlets
  • Front Map Lights
  • Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting
  • Full Carpet Floor Covering -inc: Carpet Front And Rear Floor Mats
  • Carpet Floor Trim
  • Cargo Area Concealed Storage
  • Cargo Space Lights
  • FOB Controls -inc: Trunk/Hatch/Tailgate
  • Driver And Passenger Door Bins
  • Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver And Passenger 1-Touch Down
  • Delayed Accessory Power
  • Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature
  • Systems Monitor
  • Trip Computer
  • Analog Display
  • Manual Anti-Whiplash Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Fixed Rear Head Restraints
  • Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest
  • Sentry Key Engine Immobilizer
  • 2 12V DC Power Outlets
  • Front Seats w/Power 4-Way Driver Lumbar
  • 60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat
  • Uconnect Voice Command w/Bluetooth -inc: Rear View Auto Dim Mirror w/Microphone, Bluetooth Streaming Audio, Remote USB Port
  • ParkSense Rear Park Assist System
  • Leather/Metal-Look Gear Shift Knob
  • Day-Night Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror
  • Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination, Driver And Passenger Auxiliary Mirror
  • 1 Seatback Storage Pocket
  • Heated Leather/Metal-Look Steering Wheel
  • Compass
  • HomeLink Garage Door Transmitter
  • Simulated Suede Door Trim Insert
  • Cargo Features -inc: Spare Tire Mobility Kit
  • 6.5" Touchscreen Display
  • Outside Temp Gauge
  • Perimeter Alarm
  • Full Carpet Floor Covering
  • Bucket Front Seats
  • Interior Trim -inc: Chrome And Metal-Look Interior Accents
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels: 18" x 7.5" Aluminum
  • Tires: P235/55R18 BSW AS Performance
  • Steel Spare Wheel
  • Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo
  • Clearcoat Paint
  • Body-Colored Front Bumper
  • Body-Colored Rear Bumper
  • Black Side Windows Trim
  • Body-Colored Door Handles
  • Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding
  • Fixed Rear Window w/Defroster
  • Light Tinted Glass
  • Variable Intermittent Wipers
  • Galvanized Steel/Aluminum Panels
  • Black Grille w/Chrome Surround
  • Trunk Rear Cargo Access
  • Aero-Composite Halogen Headlamps w/Delay-Off
  • Perimeter/Approach Lights
  • Wheels: 20" x 8" Blk Chrome Red Lip/Backbone
  • Tires: P245/45R20 BSW AS Performance
  • Red Center Stripe
  • Power Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding
  • Body Color Exterior Mirrors
  • Lip Spoiler
  • Fully Automatic Aero-Composite Halogen Headlamps w/Delay-Off
  • Front Fog Lamps
  • Wheels: 20" x 8.0" Painted Aluminum
  • Tires: P245/45R20 BSW AS Performance -inc: Firestone Brand Tires
  • Dual Black R/T Side Stripes
  • Fully Automatic Headlamps w/Delay-Off
  • High Intensity Discharge Headlamps
  • Wheels: 20" x 9" Aluminum
  • Tires: P245/45ZR20 AS Performance
  • Spare Tire Mobility Kit
  • Goodyear Brand Tires
  • Clearcoat Paint w/Stripe
  • Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding
  • Fully Automatic Projector Beam High Intensity Low/High Beam Headlamps w/Delay-Off
  • Wheels: 20" x 9.0" Aluminum
  • Black Grille
  • Wheels: 20" x 8.0" Granite Crystal Aluminum
  • Wheels: 20" x 8" Aluminum
  • Tires: P245/45ZR20 BSW Performance
MECHANICAL
  • Engine: 3.6L V6 24V VVT
  • Transmission: 5-Speed Automatic (W5A580)
  • Transmission w/AUTOSTICK Sequential Shift Control and Oil Cooler
  • Rear-Wheel Drive
  • 2.65 Axle Ratio
  • Engine Oil Cooler
  • 80-Amp/Hr 730CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection
  • 160 Amp Alternator
  • 4950# Gvwr
  • Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers
  • Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars
  • Touring Suspension
  • Electro-Hydraulic Power Assist Speed-Sensing Steering
  • 19.5 Gal. Fuel Tank
  • Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher
  • Short And Long Arm Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control
  • Anti-Lock Brakes
  • 3.07 Rear Axle Ratio
  • Performance Suspension
  • Transmission w/Oil Cooler
  • Speed-Sensing Steering
  • Brakes w/Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control
  • Engine: 5.7L V8 HEMI VVT
  • Transmission: 6-Speed Manual Tremec
  • 3.73 Axle Ratio
  • 5300# Gvwr
  • Firm Suspension
  • Anti-Lock 4-Wheel Disc HD Brakes
  • Mechanical Limited Slip Differential
  • 3.92 Rear Axle Ratio
  • Engine: 6.4L V8 SRT HEMI
  • 3.92 Axle Ratio
  • 220 Amp Alternator
  • Premium Shock Absorbers
  • Automatic w/Driver Control Ride Control Sport Tuned Adaptive Suspension
  • Hydraulic Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering
  • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front And Rear Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control
  • Sport Tuned Suspension
  • Sport Suspension
PACKAGE
  • Electronics Convenience Group -inc: Universal Garage Door Opener, Power Heated Fold-Away Mirrors, Temperature & Compass Gauge, Security Alarm, Tire Pressure Monitoring Display
  • Super Track Pak -inc: Sport Suspension, Performance Steering w/Variable Displacement
SAFETY
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • ABS And Driveline Traction Control
  • Side Impact Beams
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
  • Low Tire Pressure Warning
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
  • Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
  • Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point and Pretensioners
  • Parksense Rear Parking Sensors
  • Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
ENTERTAINMENT
  • Radio: Uconnect 130 AM/FM/CD/MP3
  • Radio w/Clock and Steering Wheel Controls
  • 6 Speakers
  • Window Grid Antenna
  • Audio Jack Input for Mobile Devices
  • SIRIUS Satellite Radio -inc: 1-Yr SIRIUSXM Radio Service, For More Info, Call 888-539-7474
  • Radio w/Clock, Steering Wheel Controls and External Memory Control
  • Wireless Streaming
  • SIRIUS Satellite Radio
  • Uconnect w/Bluetooth Wireless Phone Connectivity
  • Radio: Uconnect 430 CD/DVD/MP3/HDD
  • 6 Boston Acoustics Speakers
  • 276w Regular Amplifier

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