Mississauga, Ontario – Chrysler Canada has announced the 2009 Dodge Challenger R/T Classic Version, which will be available in Canada as a $1,995 option package. The package is added to the 5.7-litre Challenger R/T, with six-speed manual or five-speed automatic transmission.
The limited-volume edition includes a functional hood scoop with open air inlets, unique black dual wide side stripes, unique Mopar 20-inch polished aluminum “Heritage” wheels, and Challenger Classic script fender badge. Available colours include black, silver and white, along with three “heritage” colours: Hemi Orange, TorRed and B5 Blue.
When paired with the automatic transmission, the 5.7-litre Hemi engine also includes a multi-displacement system (MDS) that shuts off four cylinders under light engine load, for improved fuel economy.
The 2009 Challenger is built at Chrysler’s assembly facility in Brampton, Ontario.