Now available at Elder Dodge, a leading Dodge dealer near Tyler, the all new 2012 Dodge Challenger comes fully loaded with a wide variety of performance and safety features that Athens TX Dodge fans will love.
The 2012 Dodge Challenger delivers exactly what muscle car enthusiasts want — a powerful and efficient engine lineup, a performance suspension designed for maximum grip, and athletic head-turning styling — all executed with quality and precision.
“The Dodge Challenger continues to have a tremendous enthusiast following and leads its segment with a recently announced 2011 ‘Initial Quality Study’ (IQS) award from J.D. Power and Associates,” said Reid Bigland, President and CEO, Dodge Brand — Chrysler Group LLC. “Equipped with the legendary 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 engine, the Challenger is an iconic muscle car designed for drivers who want throaty V-8 power with Fuel Saver Multi-displacement technology, heritage-inspired styling and world-class ride and handling. There’s no other car like the Challenger.”
With customization options available at our Athens TX Dodge dealer, including hood-to-fender stripes, dual stripes, bodyside stripes, nostalgic paint colors and a choice of seven different wheel designs, Dodge Challenger sits apart from the pack and perfectly combines fun, nostalgia and power in one car.
New for 2012, the Challenger lineup has been renamed to give the Dodge brand an even more consistent product portfolio focused on performance and value. The Dodge Challenger SXT model and Challenger SXT Plus package feature the lightweight, aluminum 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine with 305 horsepower (227 kW), responsive 268 lb.-ft. (363 N•m) of torque and up to 27 mpg highway. With legendary 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 engines under their hoods, the 2012 Challenger R/T model delivers up to 375 horsepower (280 kW), 410 lb.-ft. (556 N•m) of torque and 25 mpg highway.
With its world-class ride, power, handling and braking performance, the 2012 Dodge Challenger now features a world-class 900-watt, 18-speaker premium surround-sound system from Harman Kardon®. The system offers world premier innovations, including a 32-volt Tracking Power Supply (TPS) 12-channel Class D amplifier that delivers outstanding acoustics and brings multi-dimensional, quality sound for all interior occupants.
The new system uses GreenEdge® speaker and amplifier technology to offer superior sound quality and high Sound Pressure Level (SPL) outputs with minimum energy consumption. GreenEdge amplifiers alone outperform traditional amplifier efficiency by up to 55 percent, representing a net efficiency of more than 90 percent in some cases. The speakers are tuned for maximum efficiency and are perfectly matched to the amplifier output.
To make long cruises more comfortable, the 2012 Dodge Challenger at one of the leading Dodge car dealers near Tyler TX features highly cushioned and comfortably contoured seating, while maintaining large bolsters to hold passengers in place during performance driving.
To make it easy for up to three passengers to get in and out of the backseat, the driver’s seat features seatback tilt- with memory and an easy-to-reach release handle, while the front-passenger seat includes tilt-and-slide with memory.
Dodge Challenger offers exceptional rear seating for a two-door coupe, achieving best-in-class rear head room (37.4 inches) and legroom (32.6 inches) compared with its competition. With class-exclusive seating for five, coupled with best-in-class cargo space (16.2 cu. ft.), the Dodge Challenger is the segment’s best day-to-day pony-car choice, offering maximum comfort and functionality to go with its legendary iconic styling and performance.