Muscle Car Matchup – Dodge Charger vs. Challenger

2021 Dodge Charger vs 2021 Challenger Comparison
2021 Dodge Charger

vs.

2021 Dodge Challenger
$30,755 MSRP

Starting MSRP

$29,065 MSRP
3.6L V6 24-Valve VVT

Base Engine

3.6L V6 24-Valve VVT
Supercharged 6.2L HEMI® High Output SRT V8

Top Engine

Supercharged 6.2L HEMI® High Output SRT V8
3.6 seconds (on SRT Hellcat Widebody)

0-60 MPH Time

3.4 seconds (on SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody)
292 hp / 260 lb-ft

Base Horsepower/Torque

303 hp / 268 lb-ft
797 hp / 707 lb-ft

Top Horsepower/Torque

807 hp / 707 lb-ft
4

Doors

2

Which powerful Dodge muscle car is best for your Beavercreek commute, the Challenger or Charger? Both cars are designed for high performance. So, the choice really boils down to whether you need a two-door or four-door vehicle. But if you’re having your own internal Dodge Charger vs. Challenger debate, we can help. That’s why we’ve put together the 2021 Dodge Charger vs. Dodge Challenger comparison below.

 

 

Dodge Charger vs. Dodge Challenger – Under the Hood

Which of these road beasts offer the more powerful engine options, the Challenger or Charger? Both cars offer the same great engine options. The top engine options can even sport a HEMI®. Here are your choices:

2021 Dodge Charger and Challenger Available Engines

  • Base engine – 3.6L V6 24-Valve VVT
  • Top engine – Supercharged 6.2L HEMI® High Output SRT V8

Dodge Charger vs. Challenger – Raw Power

Look, we’d prefer you drive the speed limit on our Springfield roads. But you’ll be able to get up to the speed limit pretty quickly in these muscle cars. Both can reach 60 miles per hour in well under 4 seconds when properly equipped. However, you’ll be able to squeeze slightly better performance out of the Charger, since it has a lighter frame. Here are the specs:

2021 Dodge Charger Performance Specs

  • 0-60 MPH Time – 3.6 seconds (on SRT Hellcat Widebody)
  • Base/Top Horsepower – 292 hp/797 hp
  • Base/Top Torque – 260 lb-ft/707 lb-ft

2021 Dodge Challenger Performance Specs

  • 0-60 MPH Time – 3.4 seconds (on SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody)
  • Base/Top Horsepower – 303 hp /807 hp
  • Base/Top Torque – 268 lb-ft/707 lb-ft

Dodge Charger vs. Dodge Challenger – Starting Prices

These cars are a bargain for what they are priced. They deliver the kind of power that you would expect from much more expensive sports cars. So, which costs less, the Challenger or Charger? They are actually priced very close to each other. Of course, you’ll want to check out our offers and specials to get the best deal.

2021 Dodge Charger vs. Challenger – Starting MSRP

  • 2021 Dodge Charger – $30,755
  • 2021 Dodge Challenger – $29,065

Compare the Challenger and Charger at Key Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT!

Have you decided between the Challenger and Charger? Come see them both at Key Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT. We’ve helped lots of customers just like you from Wilmington and beyond to find the car that’s just right for them. You can start today by filling out our online finance application. Feel free to contact us online or visit us in Xenia today!

 

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