Dodge is bringing in an entry-level V6 model, making it one of America’s most affordable and powerful mid-size cars. The new 2012 Dodge Avenger SE V6 will start at just $21,495 and is powered by Chrysler’s 3.6 liter Pentastar V6 engine making 283-hp and 260 b-ft.
“The Dodge Avenger is one of the fastest growing mid-size cars in America, with sales up 112 percent this year,” said Reid Bigland, President and CEO – Dodge Brand. “We’re building off this momentum with the introduction of the new SE V6 package, delivering a true no compromise solution for the mid-size car buyer – 283 best-in-class horsepower, 29 mpg highway, 18-inch wheels and a rear spoiler – all for just $21,495 MSRP. You get the power, the efficiency, the look and tremendous value that is unmatched in the segment.”
Mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission, the 2012 Dodge Avenger SE V6 gets a best-in-class EPA highway fuel-economy rating of 29 mpg.
The 2012 Dodge Avenger SE V6 comes standard with:
- 18-inch aluminum wheels, rear decklid spoiler, and dual exhaust with bright tips.
- LED taillamps, premium interior with soft-touch surfaces, four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, electronic stability control with traction control and electronic roll mitigation, advanced multi-stage driver and front passenger air bags, side-curtain and front seat-mounted side airbags, laminated front windshield and front-row side glass, power locks, power mirrors, air conditioning, remote keyless entry, premium cloth seats, speed control, tilt/telescoping steering wheel with integrated audio and speed controls, outside temperature display in gauge cluster, CD with four speakers, 60/40 rear seat with trunk pass through and fold flat front passenger seat.
- Five-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
– By: Omar Rana