2017 Dodge Charger engine options
The 2017 Dodge Charger was made to perform, which is evident in its four available engine options. We’re highlighting each one below by showing off just how much strength and efficiency they offer drivers.
3.6L Pentastar VVT V6
Canada’s best-selling engine, the 3.6-litre Pentastar VVT V-6 engine is able to generate 292 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. When paired with the standard Class-Exclusive TorqueFlite 8-speed automatic transmission, the engine performs with optimal responsiveness and efficiency. It allows the Charger to earn an estimated 7.8 L/100 km (36 mpg) highway fuel economy.
5.7L HEMI VVT V8
As Canada’s best-selling V-8 engine, the 5.7-litre HEMI VVT V-8 is able to turn up the power with its 370-horsepower performance and 395 lb-ft of torque. With the ability to go from 0-100 km/h within five seconds, this engine gives the Charger an added boost of strength under the hood while still earning an estimated 9.4 L/100 km (30 mpg) highway fuel economy.
6.4L SRT HEMI V8
Both the Charger R/T 392 and SRT 392 come standard with the impressively powerful 6.4-litre SRT HEMI V-8 engine. Generating the strength to produce 485 horsepower and 475 lb-ft of torque, the engine allows the vehicle to go from 0-100 km/h within four seconds. Even with this level of strength, the engine can earn an estimated 9.6 L/100 km (29 mpg) highway fuel economy.
6.2L Supercharged HEMI SRT Hellcat V8
For unmatched strength, drivers can opt for the 6.2-litre Supercharged HEMI SRT Hellcat V-8. This engine pumps out a massive 707-horsepower performance and 650 lb-ft of torque to match, which allows the Charger to tow up to 454 kg of cargo. Also paired with the class-exclusive TorqueFlite 8-speed automatic transmission, this engine is able to make 160-millisecond shifts.