Home Dodge

2009 Dodge Challenger Could Start at $23,995…Is It Worth It?

09_challenger_blue_se.jpg
The 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 starts at $40K when you factor in the gas guzzling tax. That’s a little too high for most of us, so for the 2009 model year there will be lesser powered Challengers with a much lower price tag.

According to an un-named Chysler exec the 2009 V6 powered Challenger is going to start at $23,995. Chrysler has yet to officially release the pricing for the 2009 Challengers, although it is expected that the base Challenger will start south of $25K. If it does indeed start at $23,995, the Challenger starts at about $4k more than the Challenger’s closest competitor, the Ford Mustang.

Is the Challenger worth the extra $4K over the Mustang? This gap could close when Ford releases the new 2010 Mustang, but not probably by much.

new_york_auto_show_08_062.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_063.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_064.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_065.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_066.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_067.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_068.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_069.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_070.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_071.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_072.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_073.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_074.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_075.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_076.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_077.jpg new_york_auto_show_08_078.jpg

Full Story:

Related Stories:
2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 Actually Starts at $40,095…Is it Worth it?
2009 Dodge Challenger Will Start in the Low $20K’s!