3.6L V6 Engine

Better power, better fuel economyen_epa_challenger, better drive.

Let your inner racer thrive with the all-new Pentastar® 3.6L V6 engine that delivers maximum durability with minimum scheduled maintenance. Engineers completely retooled and delivered a whopping 20-percent improvement in horsepower and 12-percent bump in torque over the previous V6. The engine torque exceeds 90-percent of peak torque from 1,600 to 6,400 rpm for a smooth, responsive driving experience. All this, and it’s still able to deliver a quieter driving experience and improved fuel economy.

Some of the 3.6L key features and improvements:

  • Dual overhead camshafts
  • Four valves per cylinder & silent chain valvetrain
  • Aluminum block and cylinder heads
  • Variable valve timing (cam phasing)
  • Reduced-mass pistons with floating wrist pins
  • Advanced sequential port fuel injection
  • Electronic throttle control with integrated cruise control
  • Fully isolated composite camshaft covers
  • Structural aluminum oil pan
  • Lightweight integrated header manifolds
  • Coil-on-plug ignition
  • 3.6L Pentastar V6

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    • 3.6L Pentastar V6
    • Torque
    • 268
    • lb-ft
    • HP
    • 305
    • Five-speed automatic transmission
    • Variable valve timing
    • 27 hwy est MPGen_epa_challenger