2019 Dodge Charger

Original MSRP Range
$29,470 - $65,795
Available Style(s)
13 - 19 MPG City / 22 - 30 MPG Hwy
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2019 Dodge Charger

What We Like

  • Distinctive styling and overall character
  • Glorious V8 engines
  • Huge interior space for a car of its performance potential
  • User-friendly and feature-rich infotainment system

What We Don't

  • Less spacious, luxurious, comfortable and refined than other nonperformance full-size sedans


Expert Rating

3.7/ 5

Consumer Rating

4.8/ 5


What's New in the 2019 Dodge Charger?

Dodge radically streamlined its trim levels from 10 grades last year to five or six for 2019. The Scat Pack and SRT Hellcat receive performance updates, including Launch Assist and line lock (for performing burnouts). The SRT Hellcat also gets Torque Reserve and After-Run Chiller to cool down the supercharger as standard. The Scat Pack gets new performance options including 3-mode Bilstein adaptive damping suspension. AWD is available on the SXT only. GT and R/T trims get more standard performance gear like performance suspension and Bilstein shocks. A number of other new options are spread around the different grades.  See the 2019 Dodge Charger models for sale near you

Which Charger is the Best?

The unique thing about the Dodge Charger is the unparalleled number of possible variations, but that does mean it can be tough to determine which is best for you. As such, we would at least make sure to try as many of them as possible, especially since you might find that you're perfectly happy with one of the less-powerful engines. Even the base V6 is plenty powerful and with its Super Track Pack, still allows you to have a bit of fun. Find a Dodge Charger for sale

How Much Does a 2019 Dodge Charger Cost?

For 2019, the Charger is offered in five (or six, depending on how you count them) trim levels: SXT (SXT AWD), GT, R/T, Scat Pack and SRT Hellcat. All prices include the $1,495 factory destination charge. SRT Hellcat's price also includes the $1,700 gas guzzler tax.

The base-level Charger SXT ($30,715) comes standard with the 3.6-liter engine, dual rear exhaust, remote start, cruise control, push-button start, a capless fuel filler, automatic halogen projector headlamps, LED daytime running lamps, 17-in silver painted wheels, dual-zone manual climate control, an 8-way power passenger seat, a 6-way power driver's seat, a leather-wrapped steering wheel/shift knob, a tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, rear parking sensors, a rearview camera, remote keyless entry, a 6-speaker audio system with multi USB ports, Uconnect 4 with 7-in display, Bluetooth connectivity, Apple CarPlay, Google Android Auto and satellite-radio capability. The SXT AWD ($34,815) comes with a different front axle, heated outboard mirrors, rear spoiler, upgraded disc brakes, an 8.4-in touch screen, Uconnect 4C infotainment interface, as well as AWD.

To the SXT you can add the Technology Group, which adds automatic wipers, automatic high beams, a power-adjustable steering wheel, adaptive cruise control, forward-collision warning and lane-departure warning. Optional on all but the SRT Hellcat is the Driver Confidence Group with blind spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, power heated outboard mirrors and HID projector headlights. Other extras include a sunroof, an Alpine Audio system, integrated navigation and the Sport Leather Seat package that adds leather upholstery, ventilated front seats and heated rear seats. Available as an option on all grades is Uconnect 4C with navigation.

The GT ($32,990) builds on the SXT AWD (minus the AWD) with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters, performance suspension, projector LED fog lights, 20-in alloy wheels and cloth performance seats. The GT has basically the same available option packages as SXT plus the Performance Handling Group with black Brembo brakes, high-performance suspension and 20-in forged black wheels.

The R/T ($37,490) is equipped similarly to the GT, but has the 5.7-liter HEMI V8, electronically tuned active exhaust and 160-mph speedometer. Optional on the R/T and Scat Pack is the Daytona Edition Group with leather/Alcantara seats, cold intake, blind spot monitoring, a power tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel and various Daytona badging. Available to R/T and higher grades is a 19-speaker Harman Kardon upgraded audio system. It shares many of the same option packages as the lower grades.

The Scat Pack ($41,490) builds on the base-level R/T, adding 6.4-liter HEMI V8, all the features in GT's Performance Handling Group, matte black rear spoiler, an 180-mph speedometer, SRT Performance Pages, memory for driver's seat/radio presets/outboard mirrors, heated steering wheel, a larger rear axle, upgraded differential, bigger engine-cooling capacity, launch assist, launch control and line lock.

For drivers who want the last word in sedan performance, there's the Charger SRT Hellcat ($68,740). It comes with a supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V8, after-run chiller, six-piston front Brembo brakes, red brake calipers, intercooler system, performance-tuned steering, competition suspension, HID projector headlights, aluminum performance hood, features on the Driver Confidence Group, 20-in gloss-black alloy wheels, a 200-mph speedometer, ventilated leather seats and a premium leather-wrapped flat-bottom steering wheel.

Note that many of the nonperformance extras included on upper trims are available within option packages on lower trims.

Charger Trims

SedanOriginal MSRP / PriceEngineHorsepowerCity MPG / Hwy MPGTransmissionDrive
Charger GT RWD$31,745 / $31,0216 Cylinder30019 / 308-Speed Shiftable AutomaticAWD4WD
Charger R/T RWD$36,245 / $35,1388 Cylinder37016 / 258-Speed Shiftable AutomaticRWD
Charger SRT Hellcat RWD$65,795 / $63,4958 Cylinder Supercharged70713 / 228-Speed Shiftable AutomaticRWD
Charger SXT AWD$33,570 / $32,7286 Cylinder30018 / 278-Speed Shiftable AutomaticRWD / AWD4WD
Charger SXT RWD$29,470 / $29,0426 Cylinder29219 / 308-Speed Shiftable AutomaticRWD / AWD4WD
Charger Scat Pack RWD$40,245 / $38,7678 Cylinder48515 / 248-Speed Shiftable AutomaticRWD

Is the 2019 Dodge Charger a Safe Car?

The 2019 Charger comes standard with all the safety features you'd expect, including side-curtain airbags, anti-lock brakes, traction control, stability control and a rearview camera. Options include blind spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic warning systems, lane-departure warning and forward-collision warning with automatic braking.

The federal government's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave the 2019 Dodge Charger a top 5-star overall crash rating, along with 4-star frontal and 5-star side ratings. The Charger received Good marks in crash tests carried out by the nonprofit Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Its frontal-collision warning and prevention system also got a rating of Superior, but it got a Marginal rating in the challenging new small-overlap front crash test and a headlight rating of Poor.

5 Year Cost to Own

$73,795 ($0.98 per mile)

5-Year Cost to Own includes out of pocket expenses like fuel and insurance, plus the cars loss in value over time (depreciation)See Detailed Cost to Own

Original Warranty

Basic3 Years/36,000 Miles
Drivetrain5 Years/60,000 Miles
Corrosion5 Years/Unlimited Miles
Roadside Assistance5 Years/60,000 Miles

Safety Features & Equipment

Braking & Traction
  • 4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes
  • Brake Assist
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Traction Control
Passenger Restraint
  • Child Safety Locks
  • Driver Air Bag
  • Passenger Air Bag
  • Rear Side Curtain Airbags
  • Side Air Bag
  • Side Head Air Bag
Road Visibility
  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Fog Lights
Accident Prevention
  • Bluetooth, Hands-Free
  • Parking assist
  • Rearview Camera
  • Telematics
  • Vehicle Anti-Theft System
  • Convenience Group
  • Navigation & Travel Group
  • Harman Kardon Audio Group
  • Alcantara Pkg


2019 Dodge Charger vs the competition

2019 Dodge Challenger -- If you like the Charger's attitude and don't need the extra doors, consider the Challenger coupe. It offers the same exuberant powertrains and an even bolder look.

2019 Chrysler 300 -- The mechanically related Chrysler 300 is the Charger's uptown sibling. That means you'll pay more, but you'll arguably get more. It's also more in keeping with other full-size sedans.

2019 Kia Stinger-- The new Stinger may not have the Charger's range of muscle, but its impressive handling should appeal to those who like their performance car to take corners.

Used Dodge Charger -- Want a Charger, but can't afford a new SRT 392 or another of the high-powered upper trim levels? Well, that's what used and certified pre-owned cars are for. Don't count on getting a cheap Hellcat, though.

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