New Dodge Avenger Tackles Midsized Market

Dodge have unleashed their third model into the Australian lineup - the all-new four-door midsized Dodge Avenger.
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The Dodge Avenger SX models will be fitted with a 2.0L petrol engine with dual Variable Valve Timing (VVT) as standard driving the front wheels with 115 kW and 190 Nm of torque, fuel economy is a competitive 7.8 litres per 100km (combined cycle). A 2.4L petrol variant is also available with an extra 10kW and 30Nm of torque whilst for those seeking a bit more power can choose a 2.7L V6 which develops 137 kW of power and 256 Nm of torque.

Safety features include ABS, ESP, Brake Assist, Traction Control as well as front and side-curtain airbags all as standard.

“With class leading standard safety features, 2 years free Dodge insurance and an economical powertrain all for under $30,000, the third Dodge model to arrive in Australia stays true to giving value to the customer,”


Dodge have also included a whole host of gadgets and gizmos to ensure the drive is both comfortable and entertaining. For example, cup holders which can heat your beverage to 60 degrees Celsius or cool it down to a frosty 2 deg, heated leather trimmed front seats, an optional DVD rear-seat entertainment system with audio input and LED interior lighting.

The Dodge Avenger also features MyGIG, an optional 'infotainment' system which is comprised of a 6.5" touch screen, a 20GB HDD for storing map data or MP3's, Bluetooth hands-free and voice memo recording and more.

Dodge Avenger Pricing

Avenger SX - $28,290

  • 2.0L DOHC 16V 5-speed manual

Avenger SX - $30,990

  • 2.4L DOHC 16V 4-speed automatic

Avenger SXT - $34,990

  • 2.4L DOHC 16V 4-speed automatic

Avenger SXT - (Pricing unavailable until release)

  • 2.7L DOHC 24V 6-speed automatic