Written by Marco Carvajal
I love to test drive the Dodge Charger, one of America’s favorite muscle cars. It is fast bold and brave. This sedan has been built for speed and performance.
There are several Charger trim models to choose from, but the 2021 Dodge Charger Hellcat Redeye is something unique. It serves up 797-horsepower and 707 lb.-ft. of torque and a top speed of 203 miles per hour.
The Dodge Charger is the world’s only four-door muscle car, producing high-performance and comfort. For drivers who want to have a nice sedan to ride the children and family at low speeds, but also be able to drive sometimes in the track at very high speeds, then the charger is like having a 2 in 1 car. You have a comfortable 4 door sports sedan to accommodate 5 people and you also get want of the fastest sedans in the market.
I can write so many comments about the Charger but my key point is that the Charger has its own personality and it is one of the most powerful large sedans available in the market, and you can buy it for a very low price starting around $30K for the base trim models. If you want to fly in a fast adventure and fall in love with your new fast sedan then the Charger is a great choice. Even law enforcement uses this car very often due to its great performance and reliability.
According to Dodge, the Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody is the fastest and most powerful mass-produced sedan in the world. It sounds like a big achievement for the Charger.
“Dodge muscle gets even stronger for the 2021 model year with the new “Demon-possessed” Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye”
The Charger is a large sedan with a fast and powerful engine. It drives well while providing a fairly comfortable and safe drive. The Charger has a good size interior, it includes several safety features standard as well as tech features. The Dodge Charger includes reasonable cargo space.
The Charger was born during the sixty’s and it has evolved through several model generations until the current 4 door sports sedan we know today.
The Charger is the only four-door muscle car that offers all-wheel drive (AWD) capability, available on both trim models 2021 Charger SXT and 2021 Charger GT models
No other American sedan has the same combination of performance and aggressive styling as the Charger, it is the only American sedan that combines classic performance with good comfort.
- New performance trim: SRT Hellcat Redeye
- Standard on every Dodge Charger model is the innovative TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission.
- Hood scoop and dual-heat extractor
- driver-oriented electronic shifters
- 20×11-Inch Carbon Aluminum Wheels
- Available heated and ventilated front seats
- Seating capacity: 5 passengers
- Available Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control
- leather-wrapped or Alcantara-wrapped steering wheel
- Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
- the 7-inch driver information digital cluster display
- Uconnect 4C NAV and SiriusXM Guardian
- Available full-speed forward collision warning with active braking
- Available blind-spot monitoring
- Advanced Brake Assist
- Electronic Stability Control
- Available Adaptive Cruise Control–Plus with Full Stop
- Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
The Charger is a winner in sheer horsepower, available all-weather capability on V-6 models. It includes large interior roominess, enhanced by performance options and optional packages.
Trims and Pricing
The new Dodge Charger lineup includes following models:
$29,995 Starting MSRP
Charger SXT AWD
$33,595 Starting MSRP
$31,995 Starting MSRP
Charger GT AWD
$34,995 Starting MSRP
$36,995 Starting MSRP
Charger Scat Pack
$41,095 Starting MSRP
Charger Scat Pack Widebody
$46,595 Starting MSRP
Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody
$69,995 Starting MSRP
Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Widebody
$78,595 Starting MSRP
The Dodge Charger is an American four-door sedan that first launched in 1966.
The 2021 Dodge Charger is an enhanced vehicle with unrivaled performance and features. Besides, SRT Hellcat Redeye was added to the 2021 Dodge Charger lineup. And now it is considered the fastest and the most powerful sedan in the world.
The uniqueness of this car is confirmed by words of Global Head of Alfa Romeo and Head of Passenger Cars, Global Head of Alfa Romeo and Head of Passenger Cars:
“As America’s only four-door muscle car, the 2021 Dodge Charger does what no other sedan does – delivers power, performance, all-wheel-drive (AWD) capability, and the ability to carry the family or friends”.
Engine and Performance
The 2021 Dodge Charger lineup includes eight distinct models and five different engines.
Standard on every Dodge Charger model is the innovative TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission with a fully electronic shifter for personal control of the speeds.
• Award-winning 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 with up to 300 horsepower on the Charger SXT, SXT AWD, GT, and GT AWD models
• The legendary 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 with 370 horsepower on R/T models
• The naturally aspirated 392 HEMI V-8 with a best-in-class 485 horsepower, on Scat Pack models
• The 717-horsepower 6.2-liter supercharged HEMI SRT Hellcat V-8
New for 2021, a 797-horsepower supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI high-output V-8 on the SRT Hellcat Redeye. This is one of the most powerful engines you can find on any sedan in the world.
The 2021 Charger offers an available all-wheel-drive system on SXT and GT models. The front axle disconnect system engages automatically for a seamless transition between RWD and AWD.
The Charger looks aggressive, fast, and upgraded. It has a classic muscle car look that has been renewed giving the effect of a modern new car.
The new Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye, Charger, and all AWD models get an upgrade for 2021 with new 20-inch wheels delivering an aggressive muscle car look.
Large 20-inch by 8-inch wheels finished in Satin Carbon are standard on the Charger GT AWD and available on the SXT AWD.
Each Dodge Charger comes with its own unique set of select badges, fenders, grilles, and more custom details to deliver a unique personality with your favorite Charger trim model.
The Charger is large on the inside with 5 seats for 5 passengers and good space. Depending on the different trim models, it comes with a leather-wrapped or Alcantara-wrapped steering wheel, a performance steering wheel, or even the SRT flat-bottom performance steering wheel with SRT paddle shifters.
The 2021 Dodge Charger offers several fabric options, including sport cloth, performance cloth, Nappa leather, and Laguna leather.
There are several packages and options like the optional heated and ventilated front seats. Select models offer heat feature for rear seats, available Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control.
A modern Digital Cluster Display, Push Button Start/Stop, Remote Vehicle Start, available Uconnect 4C NAV and SiriusXM Guardian, and a performance shifter, offers total control of your charger.
As a fast and performance sedan, the charger needs to protect its passengers, and for this its offers more than 80 available safety and security features, including Full-speed Forward Collision Warning–Plus, Adaptive Cruise Control–Plus with Full Stop and Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist. The Available blind-spot monitoring will warn you if another vehicle is driving near one of your blind spots.
A Parkview Rear Back-Up Camera displays the area behind your vehicle on the Uconnect touchscreen when you shift into reverse. The ParkSense Rear Park Assist System will warn you of obstacles behind your vehicle when you shift into reverse. Then Electronic Stability Control monitors your steering input and vehicle motion to help you maintain directional control.
Having so many different Charger models safety features are different and based on your needs.
The new charger SRT Hellcat Redeye – the most powerful and fastest sedan in the world
The main highlights of the 2021 Dodge Charger is the release of a new model SRT Hellcat Redeye.
This trim is considered the fastest and most powerful sedan in the world.
Tim Kuniskis, Global Head of Alfa Romeo and Head of Passenger Cars, mentioned:
“The magic of the Dodge Charger is that it delivers all the performance of a true American muscle car while also being able to deliver a family of four or five, day in and day out.”
The most powerful engine
Compared to other cars, the SRT Hellcat Redeye has the most powerful engine. It offers maximum performance. Hence, the 6.2-liter V-8 HEMI includes 797 horsepower and 707 lb-ft. torque.
The Redeye engine:
- Increased boost pressure: 14.5 psi;
- Largest supercharger – 2.7 liters 2.4 liters;
- Fuel: Two dual-stage fuel pumps;
- Larger induction air box with three sources of the intake air.
The fastest sedan in the world is 203 miles per hour.
Aggressive modern design
The exterior of the new Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye has been upgraded. The wheels of the vehicle have a double five-spoke design. It includes the Pirelli 305/35ZR20 all-season performance tires and 20-inch-by-11-inch Lightweight Carbon Black wheels. The Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye has a new high-performance hood. The interior was completely remade.