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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
MSRP
$34,995
Invoice
$34,056
Average Price Paid
$34,558
333 listings nationwide

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2009 Pontiac G8
Base
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GT AWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$36,918
5 listings nationwide

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2009 Pontiac G8
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$8,719
42 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

The Dodge Charger represents an all-in-one approach to modern performance. Unlike its Challenger coupe counterpart, the Charger is a sedan, providing the usability of four full doors a...

2009 Pontiac G8
Base

The rear-wheel-drive G8 sedan represents Pontiac's newfound determination to live up to its once-glorious performance heritage. The 2009 G8 comes in three trims. The base G8 provides ...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
10
GuruS3PFY writes:
He traded this car for the new hellcat challenger
Power Ranked 2019 Dodge Challenger better.
"Cause I drove in it"
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Dodge Challenger better.
"Cause, irdk"
Isabella writes:
This car is my dream car.
GuruC4G35 writes:
Good
Power Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Malibu RS FWD better.
"My choice "
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Chevrolet Malibu RS FWD better.
"My choice"
2009 Pontiac G8
Base
40
Guru93H7S writes:
Car is lighter and has very notable acceleration over the Camaro. Much rarer as well. It was produced in the ...
Handling Ranked 2010 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS Coupe RWD worse.
"They handled very similar in most aspects, but the car seemed smaller and lighter. Traction control usually kicked in while shifting into second on the G8 GT. Also, while at higher speeds, there was more immediate acceleration by the G8 GT."
Back Seats Ranked 2010 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS Coupe RWD worse.
"Much roomier. It is a full size sedan with a performance motor."
Dave_D_05 writes:
Beautiful car. Sleek arrow dynamic styling. However, very limited on amenities, even for a car of its time. Th...
Power Ranked 2016 Chevrolet SS RWD better.
"LS3 415hp motor"
Handling Ranked 2016 Chevrolet SS RWD better.
"Magnetic ride control"
205Highland writes:
Great sport sedan. Fun to drive with great power and handling.
Power Ranked 2006 Jeep Liberty Limited 4WD worse.
"Engine is for performance v6."
Family Car Ranked 2006 Jeep Liberty Limited 4WD better.
"More room thats it."

Specs

2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD
2009 Pontiac G8
Base
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
27 MPG
25 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.5 gal 19 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
300 hp @ 6,350 RPM
256 hp @ 6,300 RPM
Torque
264 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
248 lb-ft @ 2,100 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
10.2:1
Displacement
3,600 cc
3,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.78 in x 3.27 in
3.7 in x 3.37 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 4 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats -- Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
CD Changer -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.8 in 42.2 in
Back Legroom 40.1 in 39.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16.5 cu ft 17.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,118 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity -- 2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 200.8 in 196.1 in
Width 82.7 in 74.8 in
Height 58.5 in 57.7 in
Wheelbase 120 in 114.8 in

Available Options

2020 Dodge Charger
GT AWD

Exterior Colors

  • F8 Green
  • Frostbite
  • Go Mango
  • Granite Pearlcoat
  • HELLRAISIN
  • Indigo Blue
  • Octane Red Pearlcoat
  • Pitch Black Clearcoat
  • SINAMON Stick
  • Smoke Show
  • Torred Clearcoat
  • Triple Nickel Clearcoat
  • White Knuckle Clearcoat

Option Packages

  • Cold Weather Package
  • Alpine Audio Group W/Subwoofer
  • Blacktop Package
  • Driver Convenience Group
  • Gloss Black Painted Roof
  • Navigation & Travel Group
  • Plus Group
  • Power Sunroof
  • Technology Group
2009 Pontiac G8
Base

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