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Dodge Charger Reviews from Consumer Reports

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Dodge Charger Reviews

The Dodge Charger is a sedan . The powertrains include 3.6-liter V6 (292 hp), 5.7-liter V8 (370 hp), 6.2-liter V8 supercharged (707 hp) and 6.4-liter V8 (485 hp) engines, and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 19 mpg city to 31 mpg highway. The Charger uses Regular fuel.

Competing models include Cadillac CTS, Buick LaCrosse, Chevrolet Impala and Kia Cadenza.

Last Model Reviewed: 2012

Reviewed Dodge Chargers from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:

  • 2012 Dodge Charger SXT Plus V6
  • 2011 Dodge Charger Rallye V6
  • 2006 Dodge Charger R/T V8

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