Engine Battle: 2021 Dodge Charger vs Chevrolet Impala in BC

May 24,2022

If you are in the market for a powerful sedan that can leave other cars in its dust, then you need to turn your attention to the 2021 Dodge Charger lineup. Compared to the Chevrolet Impala, it proves a more dynamic option. Plus, you can pick one up at O'Connor Chrysler in BC right now!   First, the Chevrolet Impala is only available in two trim levels - the LT and the Premier. Both of these models are moved by the same 3.6-litre V6. Coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission and FWD, it delivers 305 hp and 264 lb-ft of torque.   On the other hand, the new Dodge Charger is offered in six trim levels several motor options, making it the fastest vehicle in its class. To begin, the standard powertrain is a 3.6-litre V6 crafted by Pentastar. Pushing out 300 hp and 264 lb-ft of torque, it is on par with the Impala. However, the R/T uses a massive 5.7-litre V8 that generates 370 hp and 395 lb-ft of torque. Then, the two Scat Pack versions house the 392 HEMI V8 that makes 485 hp and 475 lb-ft of torque. For even more strength under the hood, the SRT Hellcat boasts the 6.2-litre supercharged HEMI V8. Producing 717 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque, it is a beast on the streets. Finally, the SRT Hellcat Redeye uses the same engine, but it pumps out 797 hp and 707 lb-ft of torque.   Contact us today to try the Dodge Charger in person! Don't forget to also ask about our financing options as well.