In the event you’re opting for the Dodge Challenger 2020 over the almost an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip right to the Dodge Challenger 2020. You get a significantly better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the Dodge Challenger 2020 occurs to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Dodge Challenger 2020 gives ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that only this type of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction while you want it most.
The Dodge Challenger 2020, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this kind of car. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re also not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the Dodge Challenger 2020’s trip and driving expertise start to fall according to extra trendy vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might recommend trying out the Dodge Challenger 2020’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has the next most towing capacity and superior cargo house and it’s all around a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at extra value. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Dodge Challenger 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Dodge Challenger 2020 additionally provides power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Dodge Challenger 2020 recent by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury Dodge Challenger 2020, which pushes the Dodge Challenger 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors available for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.