The base trim model comes standard with traction and stability control, touring suspension, keyless entry system, 17 inch alloy wheels, power driver's seat, and air conditioning. The R/T trim adds a performance tuned steering and suspension systems, heated exterior mirrors, body color spoiler, and 18 inch alloy wheels. The R/T Classic upgrades include 20 inch aluminum wheels, dual side stripes, HID headlamps, and a functional hood scoop.
The SRT8 trim upgrades the Challenger to a sport suspension system with two mode active dampening, limited slip differential, premium Brembo brakes, 20 inch alloy wheels, upgraded headlights, two hood stripes, Boston Acoustic sound system, and heated Nappa leather and suede seats. The SRT8 includes helpful features such as a universal garage door opener, compass, security alarm, and rear parking assistance. There are also optional equipment packages, including a navigation system, anti-spin rear differential, performance tires, sunroof, and multimedia entertainment system with a 30 gigabyte drive.
The 0 to 60 time is estimated in the upper four second range. Top speeds can reach 182 mph on the manual transmission and 176 with the automatic. Fuel economy ratings are 14 city, 22 highway, for the automatic, and 14 city, 23 highway, for the manual transmission.