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Dodge
Challenger
2008
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2008 Dodge Challenger Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 2008 Dodge Challenger specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2008 Dodge Challenger warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$37,320
Invoice *
$34,803
Engine
6.1L V-8 425 HP 420 ft.lbs. @ 4,800 rpm
Transmission
5-spd AUTOSTICK(R) w/OD
Fuel Economy City
13.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
18.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
6.1L V-8 425 HP 420 ft.lbs. @ 4,800 rpm
Transmission
5-spd AUTOSTICK(R) w/OD
Alternator
160 amp
Battery
625 amp with run down protection
Axle Ratio
3.06
Recommended Fuel Type
premium unleaded
Fuel Tank
19.0 gal.
Exhaust
dual stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
Drive Type
rear-wheel
Limited Slip Differential
limited slip differential
Traction Control
ABS & driveline

Steering and Suspension

Electronic Stability
electronic stability
Ride
sport
Front Suspension
short and long arm
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil
Front Shocks
Bilstein
Rear Suspension
independent multi-link
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil
Rear Shocks
Bilstein
Steering
rack & pinion
Steering Cooler
steering cooler
Brakes
Brembo 4-wheel disc
Vented Disc Brakes
front and rear
Wheels
20.0 " silver forged aluminum
Front Tires
P245/45ZR20.0BSW performance AS / P245/45ZR20.0BSW performance
Rear Tires (if different from Front)
255/

Seating and Interior

Seating Capacity
5
Front Seat Type
bucket
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Front Headrests
adjustable
Front Armrests
center
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
(8-way power)
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way
Rear Seats
60-40 bench
Rear Headrests
fixed
Rear Armrests
center
Seat Trim
simulated suede/leather
Door Trim
simulated suede
Headliner
full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
metal-look
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather

Comfort and Conveniences

Sunroof
express open/close
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Auxiliary Visors
dual
Rearview Mirror
auto-dimming day-night
Glove Box
locking
Dome Light
fade
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Overhead Console
mini with storage
Cup Holder
front and rear
Seatback Storage
1
Door Bins
dual
Cargo Concealed Storage
cargo concealed storage
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light
Air Compressor
tire mobility kit
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts
Radio
SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, clock, seek-scan / SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls
CD
in-dash mounted 6-disc / in-dash mounted single
MP3 Player
MP3 decoder
Speakers
14 Kicker
Amplifier
322W amplifier
Antenna
window grid
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors)
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power
Power Outlets
2
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power
Garage Door Opener
HomeLink Wireless Control System
Entertainment Center
entertainment system with DVD and digital media
Voice Recorder
voice recorder
Instrument Display
analog
Tachometer
tachometer
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Compass
compass
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature
Systems Monitor
systems monitor
Trip Computer
trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer
Navigation System
integrated navigation system
Steering Wheel
telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather/metal-look
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
fixed
1-Touch Open
driver and passenger
Tinted Windows
light
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted
Overhead Airbag
curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front
Ignition Disable
Sentry Key
Panic Alarm
panic alarm
Security System
security system

Dimensions and Capacities

Door Count
2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
16.2 cu.ft.
Exterior Length
197.7 "
Exterior Width
75.7 "
Exterior Height
57.0 "
Wheelbase
116 "
Front Tread
64 "
Rear Tread
63 "
Turning Radius
16.7 '
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
5,300 lbs.
Curb Weight
4,140 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.35
Front Legroom
42.0 "
Rear Legroom
32.6 "
Front Headroom
39.5 "
Rear Headroom
37.4 "
Front Hiproom
54.7 "
Rear Hiproom
51.4 "
Front Shoulder Room
58.2 "
Rear Shoulder Room
53.9 "
Passenger Volume
94 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume
16.2 cu.ft.

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler
lip
Bumpers
body-colored
Grille Moldings
black w/chrome surround
Paint
clearcoat monotone with stripe
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 2008 Dodge Challenger safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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