Dodge Challenger Model Overview

Used Dodge Challenger

Dodge Challenger Questions

Have A 2009 Dodge Challenger R/t, W 5.7 Hemi. No Spare Tire With It. I've B...

Had a problem with center bore fit of aftermarket wheels I tried on. That left me with doubts about fitment of spares from other models, especially if hub sizes are same among the Dodges. This car...

3 views with 1 answer (last answer 5 days ago)

Wheel Bearing ???

My car was making a small whining sound I believe in the front end. Now my and light and my traction control light have came on in the dash. Am I right thinking it is a front hub bearing possibly...

5 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)

Buying Car

So today my brother went a bought a 2013 rebuilt challenger, originally for 13,900 for only 50k miles but being knocked down to 11k and some change. He put down 4000 dollars down and with taxes and...

14 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

Headers And High Flow Cats

Wondering if it is OK to piece my exhaust. Can't afford to do it all at once. Wanted to start with the headers and cats

2 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 weeks ago)

2010 Challenger Location Of Heater Blend Door Actuator

4 views with no answers yet

Dodge Challenger Overview

Dodge's entry into the pony car market just as that market was beginning to wane, the 2-door Challenger came in either convertible or hard-top form. Built on a Plymouth Barracuda platform, it was two inches longer than the 'Cuda and had a wider and longer hood than the Mustang. If you notice similarities to the Charger, that's because the same guy, Carl Cameron, designed both cars.

Though the base model of the Dodge Challenger came with a Slant-6 engine, the R/T performance model came in a variety of V8s, culminating in the 426 Hemi, at 425 bhp. After several changes in engine offerings and trim names, this generation of Challenger lasted only until 1974, due to low popularity, but was reintroduced as a four-cylinder coupe along the lines of Honda Prelude or Toyota Celica in the late 1970s.

Because so few were made or sold, the Dodge Challenger, particularly from 1970-71 is highly sought after by collectors. The big news for 2008 is Dodge's Challenger Concept Car. Inspired by the success of Ford's return to a somewhat classic look for its Mustang, Dodge is releasing a retro style Challenger in 2008 that is much anticipated by muscle car fans everywhere.

Dodge Challenger Experts

#1 cubfan08
cubfan08
Reputation 650
#2 Chase Sutherland
Chase Sutherland
Reputation 480
#3 Jeff Schmidt
Jeff Schmidt
Reputation 450
View All