2017 Dodge Charger Daytona – The second-generation of the modern Dodge Charger arrived in 2010, 5 years after Chrysler had actually restored the famous nameplate as a four-door sedan. Although presented as a redesign, the new model uses not only the exact same platform, but likewise numerous styling features. More crucial modifications were made under the hood, where new 3.6-liter V-6 and 6.4-liter Hemi V-8 engines signed up with the upgraded 5.7-liter V-8. In 2015, the sedan received an extensive facelift that brought and the very first major changes inside and out. The update was soon followed by the SRT Hellcat, a supercharged, and 707-horsepower design that’s the quickest, most-powerful factory-built muscle car ever constructed as of August 2016.
The second-generation model likewise generated many designs that pay homage to the timeless, two-door charger, consisting of the Scat Pack. Revived for the very first time in 2006 and produced till 2009, the Dodge Charger Daytona returned for the 2013 design year.
2017 Dodge Charger Daytona Exterior
The new 2017 Dodge Charger Daytona gets rather a few extra goodies on the exterior. Based on the R/T trim, it stands out rather a bit from its sibling thanks to the SRT – and the Scat Pack-inspired front and rear fascias, side sills, and the one-piece Satin Black trunk-lid spoiler. There’s likewise a Satin Black hood graphic with “HEMI” logo design on NACA duct and cutout “Daytona” deck-lid to rear-quarter graphics.
The roofing is likewise finished in Satin Black. Dodge likewise included “Daytona” grille badging for an unique look and changed the standard wheels with wider, 20 x 9-inch Mopar lightweight, forged-aluminum rims completed in Hyper Black II with new center caps that feature Dodge stripes. The four-inch round suggestions that come with the custom-made Mopar exhaust system round off the sedan’s bespoke exterior.
2017 Dodge Charger Daytona Interior
The interior too received a lot of interest. Consumers will being in distinct black Nappa leather seats with horizontal Alcantara suede plowthroughs and Brazen and Gold accent stitching and rest on seat back with “Daytona” embroidery. The front seats are heated up, aerated, and 12-way power adjustable. The Brazen Gold accent stitching also decorates the center console armrest, door panels, and door panel armrests. A brand new “Carbonite genuine” aluminum bezels, Gloss Black accents, sports steering wheel include even more character to the Daytona-badged four-door. Standard devices likewise consists of premium velour-bound floor mats with embroidered “Dodge” logo, sports pedals, and “Daytona” cockpit console badge.
Purchasers in requirement of more premium functions can buy the optional driver seat and guiding column with memory function, bi-function high-intensity discharge (HID) projector headlamps, LED ambient cabin lighting, ParkSense rear park help system, and security alarm.
2017 Dodge Charger Daytona Engine
Under the hood, the Dodge Charger Daytona includes the R/T’s outstanding 6.4-liter Hemi V-8 engine. The all-motor device is rated at the exact same 485 horsepower and 475 pound-feet of torque, and but that’s not to say that the whole drivetrain is standard. Dodge really made several upgrades, beginning with a Mopar cold-air induction system with conical air filter and an all-new electronically controlled, 2.75-inch active exhaust system. The Dodge charger Daytona consists of a rear differential with a 2.62 axle ratio, and tweaked engine and transmission calibration with and high-speed engine controller. Leading speed also increased from 135 to 150 mph, a much more considerable update.
2017 Dodge Charger Daytona Price
Pricing for the 2017 Dodge Charger Daytona begins with $39,890, which accounts for a $5,995 premium over the standard R/T model. The Daytona is really about as much as the R/T Scat Pack design, priced from $39,995, however makes for a cooler variation to have due to its association with the famous, race-spec 1969 Charger Daytona.