Video: 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 vs R/T vs SE

So you want to buy the 2009 Dodge Challenger but aren’t sure which one is the perfect fit for you. Of course if you have more than $42,000 to throw around, go for the SRT8 without thinking twice. Although if you’re worried about fuel-economy and saving money then you should check out this latest face-off of all three Dodge Challenger models by Motor Trend.

The 2009 Dodge Challenger SE starts at $21,995 and is powered with a 3.5L V6 engine that produces 250-hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. Starting at $30,990, the 2009 Dodge Challenger R/T is powered by a 5.7L V8 HEMI that produces 370-hp and 398 lb-ft of torque. The 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 starts at $42,390 and is powered by a 6.1L V8 HEMI that produces 425-hp with a maximum torque of 420 lb-ft.

Of course the new Dodge Challenger SRT10 Concept would kill all of these.

Read Motor Trend’s full review here.

Check out the video after the jump.



2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8: