Press Kit: 2020 Dodge Challenger and Challenger SRT

2020 Dodge Challenger / Challenger SRT Fact Sheet

Auburn Hills, Mich. September 1, 2019 - Dodge delivers the industry’s most powerful and capable muscle car lineup with the 2020 Dodge Challenger. From the most powerful, quickest and fastest muscle car – the “Demon-possessed” 797-horsepower SRT Hellcat Redeye – to 305-horsepower V-6 efficiency and class-exclusive all-wheel-drive (AWD) capability, Challenger is unrivaled when it comes to sheer horsepower, all-weather capability and overall interior roominess. Dodge Challenger is a true GT car. Its heritage design, unmatched power and everyday livability combine to make this authentic but modern Dodge muscle car every bit as beloved and relevant to today’s consumer as the first generation was 50 years ago.
 
Eight distinct models make up the vehicle lineup for 2020: SXT, SXT AWD, GT, GT AWD, R/T, R/T Scat Pack, SRT Hellcat and SRT Hellcat Redeye. Numerous packages offer all the upgrades, unique heritage cues and performance features that Dodge//SRT customers crave.
 
The 2020 Dodge Challenger offers a full range of engine options, including the award-winning 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 on SXT, SXT AWD, GT and GT AWD models, the legendary 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 on R/T models, the naturally aspirated 392 HEMI V-8 on R/T Scat Pack models, which offers the most muscle for the dollar priced less than $40,000, the supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V-8 on SRT Hellcat and a supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI high-output V-8 on SRT Hellcat Redeye.
 
 New for 2020:
  • Nine new wheels and finishes throughout the lineup:
    • SXT AWD and GT AWD feature new standard 19-inch Satin Carbon wheels and available Black Noise wheels (included with Blacktop Package)
    • GT RWD features new standard 20-inch Satin Carbon wheels, available Satin Carbon Wheels (included with Plus Group) and optional Lights Out wheels (included with Performance Handling Group)
    • R/T models feature new standard 20-inch Satin Carbon wheels, available polished with Tinted Clear wheels (included with Plus Group) and available Lights Out wheels (included with T/A Package and Performance Handling Group)
    • R/T Scat Pack features new standard 20-inch Low Gloss Granite wheels
    • R/T Scat Pack Widebody features optional 20- x 11-inch Low Gloss Black wheels
    • SRT Hellcat Widebody and SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody models feature new standard 20- x 11-inch Low Gloss Black wheels and optional Low Gloss Granite “Warpspeed” wheels
    • SRT Hellcat and SRT Hellcat Redeye models feature optional 20-inch Machined wheels with Granite pockets
  • New exterior badging includes new HEMI fender badges on R/T models and Scat Pack Bee spoiler badge on the R/T Scat Pack
  • Three new exterior paint options (late availability): Frostbite, Hellraisin and Sinamon Stick 
  • All-new premium-stitched dash and upper door panels on all models equipped with leather
  • Optional Carbon Fiber bezels packaged with Dynamica suede headliner on all V-8 models
  • New flat-bottom leather steering wheel included with Performance Handling Group on GT RWD and R/T, Dynamics Package on R/T Scat Pack and Widebody on R/T Scat Pack
  • New Caramel Alcantara interior color option available on Challenger GT, R/T and R/T Scat Pack models
  • New instrument panel badges include:
    • Script “Challenger” badge on Blacktop Package on SXT, GT and R/T models and T/A on R/T and R/T Scat Pack
    • Standard block “Challenger” badge on SXT, GT and R/T models
    • “SHAKER” logo badge on R/T and R/T Scat Pack Shaker models
    • R/T Scat Pack badge with “392” and Scat Pack Bee on R/T Scat Pack
    • Black and red SRT Hellcat badge on SRT Hellcat models

Highlights
  • Challenger offers a full range of engine options for 2020, including:
    • Award-winning 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 with 305 horsepower in SXT, SXT AWD, GT and GT AWD models
    • Legendary 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 with up to 375 horsepower in R/T models
    • Naturally aspirated 392 HEMI V-8 with 485 horsepower in R/T Scat Pack and Scat Pack widebody models
    • Supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V-8 with 717 horsepower in SRT Hellcat models
    • Supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI High-output V-8 with 797 horsepower in SRT Hellcat Redeye models
  • Standard Tremec six-speed manual transmission standard on the R/T, R/T Scat Pack and SRT Hellcat models
  • Efficient TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission standard on SXT, SXT AWD, GT, GT AWD and SRT Hellcat Redeye models; optional on R/T, R/T Scat Pack and SRT Hellcat models
  • Standard SRT Drive Modes on R/T Scat Pack and SRT Hellcat models allow drivers to tailor their driving experience by controlling horsepower (SRT Hellcat models), transmission shift schedules, steering, paddle shifters (automatic transmission), traction and suspension. Drive Modes are pre-configured for Sport, Track and Default modes, while Custom Mode lets drivers tailor the drive experience to their favorite settings
  • Available Plus Package adds numerous premium interior and exterior features across the entire Challenger lineup, including heated and ventilated leather seats, power tilt/telescope steering column and unique wheels
  • Available Widebody package on R/T Scat Pack, SRT Hellcat and SRT Hellcat Redeye models add 3.5 inches of overall width, rides on sticky 305/35ZR20 Pirelli tires mounted to 20- x 11-inch wheels and includes electric power steering (EPS) system with SRT Drive Modes
    • R/T Scat Pack Widebody features larger adaptive damping suspension, Brembo six-piston brakes, performance shift indicator and 20- x 11-inch Devil's Rim forged aluminum wheels
    • SRT Hellcat Widebody and SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody models feature standard
      20- x 11-inch Low Gloss Black wheels
  • The Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320, named for the quarter-mile distance (1,320 feet), features exclusive drag strip technology from the iconic Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. Powered by the 392 HEMI® V-8 engine that delivers 485 horsepower and 475 lb.-ft. of torque, the R/T Scat Pack 1320 is a drag-oriented, street-legal muscle car and a blank canvas for the serious grassroots drag racer:
    • With a quarter-mile elapsed time (E.T.) of 11.70 seconds at 115 miles per hour (mph), the showroom-stock Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320 is the fastest naturally aspirated, street-legal muscle car available
    • Drag-specific components and technologies include: TransBrake, Torque Reserve, Nexen SUR4G Drag Spec 275/40R20 street-legal drag radials, SRT-tuned three-mode Adaptive Damping Suspension, Drag Mode, driver’s seat only standard configuration, Performance-tuned asymmetrical limited-slip differential with 3.09 final drive, extreme-duty 41-spline rear axle half shafts, Line Lock, Launch Assist and Brembo high-performance brakes
  • T/A Package adds even more heritage to R/T and R/T Scat Pack models with visual and performance enhancements inside and out, featuring Painted Satin Black hood, Satin Black wrapped roof and decklid, 20-inch wheels, Satin Black spoiler with T/A decal, Mopar cold-air intake system, lit Air Catcher headlamps and white face gauges with Gloss Black cluster trim rings
  • Shaker Package, available on R/T and R/T Scat Pack models, includes Mopar Shaker hood and cold-air intake, "Shaker" underhood decal, "Challenger" script grille badge (R/T), black rear spoiler (R/T), black fuel door (R/T), black grille surround (R/T), “Shaker” instrument panel badge and Gloss Black instrument panel cluster trim rings
  • Rear Seat Delete Group removes rear seating, rear seat belts and adds rear cargo net on R/T, R/T Scat Pack and SRT Hellcat models 
  • Wide variety of exterior stripe designs are available across the entire Challenger lineup 
  • More than 70 available safety and security features, including Forward Collision Warning, adaptive cruise control, Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection
 
Model Lineup
For 2020, the Dodge Challenger lineup consists of eight models:
  • SXT
  • SXT AWD
  • GT
  • GT AWD
  • R/T
  • R/T Scat Pack (available with Widebody)
  • SRT Hellcat (available with Widebody)
  • SRT Hellcat Redeye (available with Widebody)
 
Available Exterior Colors:
  • Frostbite (NEW – late availability)
  • F8 Green
  • Go Mango
  • Granite Crystal
  • Hellraisin (NEW – late availability)
  • Indigo Blue
  • Octane Red
  • Pitch Black
  • Sinamon Stick (NEW – late availability)
  • TorRed
  • Triple Nickel
  • White Knuckle
 
Available Interior Colors:
  • Black
  • Black/Caramel
  • Black/Ruby Red
  • Demonic Red
  • Sepia

More Information
Please visit the Dodge Challenger and Challenger SRT newsrooms for the latest product information, photography, videography, plus access to specification and feature availability documents.
 

About Dodge//SRT
For more than 100 years, the Dodge brand has carried on the spirit of brothers John and Horace Dodge. Their influence continues today as Dodge proudly offers a complete lineup of performance vehicles that stand out in their own segments. For 2020, Dodge literally expands its high-performance Charger model lineup, adding a Widebody exterior to America’s only four-door muscle car. The 2020 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat maintains its reign as the most powerful and fastest mass-produced sedan in the world. 
 
The 2020 Dodge lineup also features the 2020 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye, 2020 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, the Challenger R/T Scat Pack Widebody and the 2020 Challenger R/T Scat Pack 1320. The 2020 Dodge Durango SRT, the fastest, most powerful and most capable American three-row SUV, completes the brand's performance lineup. These visceral performance models join a 2020 brand lineup that includes the Durango, Grand Caravan, Journey, Charger and Challenger.  Dodge is part of the portfolio of brands offered by global automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. For more information regarding FCA (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA), please visit www.fcagroup.com.
 
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