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

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2005 Dodge Neon
SE Sedan FWD
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2020 Dodge Challenger
GT 50th Anniversary RWD
MSRP
$36,090
Invoice
$35,037
Average Price Paid
$34,593
79 listings nationwide

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2005 Dodge Neon
SE Sedan FWD
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2020 Dodge Challenger
GT 50th Anniversary RWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2005 Dodge Neon
SE Sedan FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$14,395
6 listings nationwide

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2020 Dodge Challenger
GT 50th Anniversary RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$36,521
3 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2005 Dodge Neon
SE Sedan FWD

Over the years, the Dodge Neon has seen some of its lead in speed, style, roominess, and agility wane as Honda, Toyota, and Ford have built more competitive subcompacts that last longe...

2020 Dodge Challenger
GT 50th Anniversary RWD
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

With its stablemate, the Dodge Charger, the Dodge Challenger is one of the last remaining modern muscle cars. The Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro have both eschewed their “retro” pha...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 10
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 5
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2005 Dodge Neon
SE Sedan FWD
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Shamiracle writes:
Great little car, good value
325
jhadjison 2005 Dodge Neon SE Sedan FWDReview:

Great Gas Mileage — Yes I like they look of the car, but I did not buy it for the look. It is a good second car for me. ...

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Brian 2005 Dodge Neon SE Sedan FWDReview:

Last Year Of The Neon — The dodge Neon's where nice basic cars that had trim models that even made some of the them look coo...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

2020 Dodge Challenger
GT 50th Anniversary RWD
GuruM65N8 writes:
Would Buy Ranked 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Convertible RWD better.
"yes"
Jerome writes:
Handling Ranked 2020 Cadillac CT6-V AWD better.
"The CT6-B has more of a grab the road feeling in regular mode, put it in sports mode and its game Over!"
Back Seats Ranked 2020 Cadillac CT6-V AWD better.
"More room o FCC course"

Specs

2005 Dodge Neon
SE Sedan FWD
2020 Dodge Challenger
GT 50th Anniversary RWD
Powertrain 8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
25 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
32 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 12 gal 18.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
132 hp @ 5,600 RPM
132 hp @ 5,600 RPM
303 hp @ 6,350 RPM
Torque
130 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
130 lb-ft @ 4,600 RPM
268 lb-ft @ 4,800 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.3:1
9.3:1
10.2:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
3,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.44 in x 3.27 in
3.44 in x 3.27 in
3.78 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 3 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 3 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional --
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.2 in 42 in
Back Legroom 34.8 in 33.1 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.1 cu ft 16.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,044 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 1,500 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,500 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 174.4 in 197.9 in
Width 67.4 in 85.4 in
Height 56 in 57.7 in
Wheelbase 105 in 116 in

Available Options

2005 Dodge Neon
SE Sedan FWD
2020 Dodge Challenger
GT 50th Anniversary RWD

Exterior Colors

  • F8 Green
  • Frostbite
  • Go Mango
  • Gold Rush
  • 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

  • Radio: Uconnect 4C Nav W/8.4" Display
  • Technology Group
  • Alpine Audio Group W/Subwoofer
  • Driver Convenience Group
  • Harman/Kardon Audio Group W/Subwoofer
  • Performance Handling Group
  • Power Sunroof
  • Quick Order Package 2EC GT 50TH Anniversary

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