2018 Dodge Charger Pursuit 

Dodge recognizes that the heroic men and women who protect us must be equipped with the best-performing pursuit-rated vehicle, loaded with tactical equipment and technology. And for 2018, the Dodge Charger Pursuit – America’s high-performance police vehicle – continues to deliver world-class safety and security and segment-first technology. Charger Pursuit comes with FCA’s exclusive, no-cost Officer Protection Package, which includes the Fleet Safety Group. This package is designed to provide officers with rear vision and enhanced officer safety when parked and working inside their vehicle. When activated, the rear-facing camera and sensors detect movement behind the vehicle, giving officers an extra set of eyes in the backs of their heads. When motion is detected, alert chimes sound, lights flash, windows roll up, doors lock and images automatically appear on the vehicle’s Uconnect interactive touchscreen.

The available Uconnect 12-inch display integrates law enforcement systems and innovative technology to improve safety and occupant space. In addition to the pursuit-rated hardware that includes 370 best-in-class horsepower and factory-installed Mopar upfit packages, Charger Pursuit offers the segment’s most advanced all-wheel-drive (AWD) system for maximum tactical performance, all-weather traction and fuel-efficiency.

New for 2018
  • Uconnect 7-inch display and rear camera now standard
  • Back Camera View is a standard feature on the new 7-inch display, which activates the rear camera and lets officers see behind the vehicle while driving or stationary
  • New available Fleet Safety Group includes Blind-spot Monitoring, Rear Cross Path detection and ParkSense rear park assist systems

Highlights
  • Available at no cost on the Charger Pursuit, the Officer Protection Package is designed to increase an officer’s situational awareness when parked and working inside the vehicle, using the Charger Pursuit’s ParkSense rear park assist system, ParkView rear backup camera and Rear Cross Path detection to alert an officer if anyone is behind the vehicle
  • Charger Pursuit V-8 and V-8 all-wheel-drive (AWD) models deliver 370 best-in-class horsepower for best-in-class acceleration performance needed for police-fleet duty
  • Legendary performance: Charger Pursuit V-8 set the fastest-ever lap time at the 2012 model year Michigan State Police (MSP) Vehicle Evaluation (1:33.70) at the Grattan Raceway in Belding, Mich.
  • Dodge Charger Pursuit V-8 AWD includes the segment’s most technologically advanced AWD system with a segment-exclusive active transfer case and front-axle-disconnect system to improve real-world fuel economy
  • Pursuit-rated hardware: performance-tuned suspension, load-leveling NIVOMAT shocks,
  • 14.5-inch front and 13.8-inch rear pursuit-rated brake package, front- and rear-stabilizer bars, 18-inch performance tires on steel wheels and two-mode electronic stability control (ESC)
  • Styling for Charger Pursuit draws on Charger’s late-1960s heritage, while infusing an aggressive and visually lightened look with sleek styling
  • Ballistic door panels for driver and passenger doors (Protection: NIJ Level III+) are just one of the many factory-installed Mopar upfit equipment items that include a three-year/36,000-mile warranty
  • Up to an EPA-estimated 26 miles per gallon (mpg) highway with aluminum 3.6-liter Pentastar
  • V-6 engine with 292 horsepower, 260 lb.-ft. of torque and available E-85 flex-fuel capability
  • Dodge Charger Pursuit leads in tactical technology with a laptop-size 12-inch touchscreen display that integrates law enforcement systems and the intuitive and the award-winning Uconnect touchscreen system, allowing for quick toggling between vehicle controls and nearly every police-designed computer system that can be stowed in the trunk
  • Pursuit’s instrument panel helps law enforcement officers keep their eyes on the road, and unlike third-party solutions that require a bulky console-mounted computer screen, does not obstruct front-driver and passenger air bags or interfere with occupant space
  • For added upfit equipment control and capability, the available Uconnect 12-inch display also provides Charger Pursuit with a fourth auxiliary button, making installation of upfit equipment easier, as the system can provide the appropriate power, ground and fusing for a variety of LED, lighting, siren, computer, modem or camera systems
  • Charger Pursuit’s Uconnect systems are engineered and tested to work with an officer wearing gloves, plus extreme operating conditions as low as -40 degrees Celsius and as hot as 85 degrees Celsius
  • Available Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) to 5,450 pounds with 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine
  • Driver-focused cockpit is designed to be a mobile command center with world-class materials, police-duty upgrades and state-of-the-art technologies
  • For added convenience, the steering wheel includes remappable auxiliary buttons that can be programmed to operate aftermarket police equipment

Model Lineup
For 2018, the Dodge Charger Pursuit lineup consists of three models:
  • Charger Pursuit V-6
  • Charger Pursuit V-8
  • Charger Pursuit V-8 AWD

Exterior Colors
  • Bright Silver Metallic Clear Coat (Pursuit color only)
  • Destroyer Gray Clear Coat
  • Octane Red
  • Go Mango Clear Coat
  • White Knuckle Clear Coat
  • Pitch Black Clear Coat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clear Coat
  • Billet Silver Metallic Clear Coat
  • Maximum Steel Metallic Clear Coat
  • TorRed Clear Coat
  • IndiGo Blue (NEW) (late availability)
  • Electric Blue Pearl Coat (Pursuit color only)
  • Midnight Blue Pearl Coat (Pursuit color only)
  • Michigan State Police Blue (Pursuit color only)
  • Ranger Clear Coat (Pursuit color only)
  • Sheriff’s Tan (Pursuit color only)
  • White Gold (Pursuit color only)

Interior Colors 
  • Black (cloth)
  • Black (vinyl)

DODGE CHARGER POLICE RWD
Exterior Color: Billet Exterior Paint
Interior Color: Black Interior Color
Interior: Heavy–Duty Cloth Bucket Seats with Vinyl Rear–Seat
Engine: 5.7–Liter V8 HEMI® MDS VVT Engine
Transmission: 5–Speed Automatic Transmission
STANDARD EQUIPMENT (UNLESS REPLACED BY OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT)
FUNCTIONAL/SAFETY FEATURES
Advanced Multistage Front Airbags
Supplemental Front Seat–Mounted Side Airbags
Supplemental Side–Curtain Front and Rear Airbags
ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera
Keyless Enter 'n Go™
Electronic Stability Control
All Speed Traction Control
Hill Start Assist
Rain Brake Support
Ready Alert Braking
Police ABS 4–Wheel Heavy Duty Disc Brakes
220–Amp Alternator
800–Amp Maintenance Free Battery
Spot Lamp Prep
Column Mount Automatic Shift Lever
Heavy Duty Suspension
Load Leveling and Height Control
Engine Hour Meter
Secure Park
Severe Duty Engine Cooling
Inside Emergency Trunk Lid Release
Tire Pressure Monitoring Display
Custom Defined Color Display Monitor
Speed Control
INTERIOR FEATURES
Uconnect® 4 with 7–Inch Display
Integrated Voice Command with Bluetooth®
Remappable Steering Wheel Buttons
Front Dome Lamp
Power 6–Way Driver Seat
Leather–Wrapped Steering Wheel
Mini Floor Console
Remote USB Port
6 Speakers
Black Vinyl Floor Covering
Tilt / Limited Telescope Steering Column
Black Interior Accents
EXTERIOR FEATURES
18–Inch x 7.5–Inch Steel Wheels
P225/60R18 BSW Performance Tires
Full Size Spare Tire
Automatic Headlamps
Acoustic Windshield
Acoustic Front Door Glass
Power Mirrors with Manual Fold–Away
Capless Fuel Fill
OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT (May Replace Standard Equipment)
Heavy–Duty Cloth Bucket Seats with Vinyl Rear–Seat $120
Customer Preferred Package 29A
Fleet Safety Group $595
Blind Spot, Power, Fold Pursuit Mirrors
Blind Spot and Cross Path Detection
ParkSense® Rear Park Assist System
Exterior Mirrors with Heating Element
5.7–Liter V8 HEMI® MDS VVT Engine $2,230
Performance Exhaust
18–Inch Wheel Covers $40
FCA Fleet Powertrain Care
Destination Charge $1,095
Officer Protection Package Discount
TOTAL PRICE: * $35,505

2018 Dodge Charger Pursuit SPECIFICATIONS
GENERAL INFORMATION Vehicle Type E-segment sedan
Assembly Plant Brampton Assembly Plant, Ontario, Canada
EPA Vehicle Class Large car
Introduction Date Third quarter 2017 as 2018 model (fleet customers only — www.fleet.chrysler.com)
BODY AND CHASSIS Layout Longitudinal front engine, rear-wheel drive (RWD) or all-wheel drive (AWD)
Construction Unitized steel body and aluminum hood
ENGINE: 3.6-LITER PENTASTAR DOHC 24-VALVE V-6 Availability Standard Type and Description 60-degree V-type, liquid-cooled Displacement 220 cu. in. (3,604 cu. cm) Bore x Stroke 3.78 x 3.27 (96.0 x 83.0) Valve System Chain-driven DOHC, 24 valves, hydraulic end-pivot roller rockers Fuel Injection Sequential, multiport, electronic, returnless Construction Aluminum deep-skirt block with aluminum-alloy heads Compression Ratio 10.2:1 Power (SAE net) 292 bhp (218 kW) @ 6,350 rpm (81.1 bhp/liter) Torque (SAE net) 260 lb.-ft. (353 N•m) @ 4,800 rpm Max. Engine Speed 6,400 rpm (electronically limited) Fuel Requirement Unleaded regular, 87 octane (R+M)/2; and E-85 (Federal Bin 5, 37 state compliant) Oil Capacity 6 quarts (5.7 liters) with dry filter Coolant Capacity 14.0 quarts (13.25 liters) Emission Controls Dual three-way catalytic converters, heated oxygen sensors and internal engine features(a) Max. Gross Trailer Weight 1,000 lbs. (454 kg)
EPA Fuel Economy mpg (city/hwy) 18/26 (RWD) Engine Assembly Plant Trenton South Engine Plant, Trenton, Mich. (a) Meets Federal Tier 2 Bin 5 emission requirements and ULEV II requirements in California, Massachusetts, New York, Maine, Vermont, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Oregon and Washington. ENGINE: 5.7-LITER HEMI® V-8 WITH FUEL SAVER TECHNOLOGY Availability Optional Type and Description 90-degree V-type, liquid-cooled with variable-cam timing (VCT) Displacement 345 cu. in. (5,654 cu. cm) Bore x Stroke 3.92 x 3.58 (99.5 x 90.9) Valve System Pushrod-operated overhead valves, 16 valves, eight deactivating and eight conventional hydraulic lifters, all with roller followers Fuel Injection Sequential, multiport, electronic, returnless Construction Deep-skirt cast-iron block with cross-bolted main bearing caps, aluminum-alloy heads with hemispherical combustion chambers Compression Ratio 10.5:1 Power (SAE net) 370 bhp (276 kW) @ 5,250 rpm (64.9 bhp/liter) Torque (SAE net) 395 lb.-ft. (536 N•m) @ 4,200 rpm Max. Engine Speed 5,800 rpm (electronically limited) Fuel Requirement Unleaded midgrade, 89 octane (R+M)/2 — recommended Unleaded regular, 87 octane (R+M)/2 — acceptable Oil Capacity 7 quarts (6.6 liters) Coolant Capacity 14.7 quarts (13.9 liters) Emission Controls Dual close-coupled three-way catalytic converters, quad heated oxygen sensors and internal engine features(b) Max. Gross Trailer Weight 1,000 lbs. (454 kg) EPA Fuel Economy mpg (city/hwy) 16/25 (RWD) 15/23 (AWD) (b) Meets Tier 2 Bin 4 emission requirements in all states.
TRANSMISSION: AUTOMATIC FIVE-SPEED OVERDRIVE WITH AUTO STICK Availability Standard Description Adaptive electronic control or Auto Stick driver-interactive manual control and electronically-modulated torque converter clutch Gear Ratios 1st 3.59 2nd 2.19 3rd 1.41 4th 1.00 5th 0.83 Reverse 3.16 Final Drive Ratio Standard (RWD): 2.62 Standard (AWD): 3.07 Overall Top Gear Standard (RWD): 2.20 Standard (AWD): 2.55 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM Alternator 220-amp — standard Battery H8 Case, 800 CCA, maintenance-free SUSPENSION Front Independent SLA with high upper “A” arm, coil spring over gas-charged monotube shock absorbers and stabilizer bar Lateral and diagonal lower links with dual ball joint knuckles One piece lower-control arms — standard on Charger V-8 AWD model only Rear Five-link independent with coil springs, gas-charged load-leveling NIVOMAT rear shocks, stabilizer bar and isolated suspension cradle STEERING Type Rack and pinion Electric power steering (EPS) with RWD Electro hydraulic power steering (EHPS) with AWD Overall Ratio RWD: 14.4:1 AWD: 16.5:1 Turning Diameter (curb-to-curb) RWD: 37.7 ft. (11.5 m) AWD: 38.7 ft. (11.8 m) Steering Turns (lock-to-lock) RWD: 2.6 AWD: 3.1 DIMENSIONS AND CAPACITIES(c) Wheelbase 120.2 (3,052) Track, Front 63.4 (1,611) Track, Rear 63.8 (1,620)
Overall Length 198.4 (5,040) Overall Width 75.0 (1,905) Overall Height Pursuit V-6 RWD — 58.4 (1,482) Pursuit V-8 RWD — 58.4 (1,482) Pursuit V-8 AWD — 58.4 (1,482) Ground Clearance Pursuit V-6 RWD — 5.1 (130.0) Pursuit V-8 RWD — 5.1 (130.0) Pursuit V-8 AWD — 5.1 (130.0) Frontal Area, sq. ft. (sq. m) 26.2 (2.43) Drag Coefficient (Cd) RWD: 0.297 AWD: 0.297 Curb Weight, lb. (kg) Pursuit V-6 RWD — 4,091 (1,855.6) Pursuit V-8 RWD — 4,321 (1,969) Pursuit V-8 AWD — 4,522 (2,051.1) Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) Pursuit V-6 RWD — 5,250 (2,381) Pursuit V-6 RWD — 5,450 (2,472) (optional) Pursuit V-8 RWD — 5,450 (2,472) Pursuit V-8 AWD — 5,500 (2,495) Gross Axle Weight Rating (GAWR) Pursuit V-6 RWD — 2,850 (1,295) Pursuit V-8 RWD — 2,850 (1,295) Pursuit V-8 AWD — 2,850 (1,295) Weight Distribution, percent F/R Pursuit V-6 RWD — 52/48 Pursuit V-8 RWD — 54/46 Pursuit V-8 AWD — 55/45 Fuel Tank Capacity 18.5 gallons (70.0 liters)
 BRAKES Front Rotor size and type 14.5 x 1.26 (370 x 32) vented Caliper size and type 1.77 (45) x dual-piston sliding with cast-iron housing Swept area 388 sq. in. (2,503.2 sq. cm.) Rear Rotor size and type 13.8 x 1.02 (350 x 26) vented Caliper size and type 1.78 (45) single-piston sliding with cast-iron housing Swept area 300 sq. in. (1,935.5 sq. cm.)
ACCOMMODATIONS Seating Capacity, F/R 2/3 Front Headroom 38.6 (981) Legroom 41.8 (1,061) Shoulder room 59.5 (1,510) Hip room 56.2 (1,428) Seat travel Driver — 10.6 (270) Passenger — 8.66 (220) EPA front row interior volume, cu. ft. (cu. m) 55.6 (1.573) Rear Seat Headroom 36.6 (930.6) Legroom 40.1 (1,019) Knee clearance 3.9 (99) Shoulder room 57.9 (1,472) Hip room 56.1 (1,425) EPA second row interior volume, cu. ft. (cu. m) 49.2 (1,393) Total Interior Volume, cu. ft. (cu. m) 104.7 (2.97) EPA Luggage Compartment Volume, cu. ft. (cu. m) 16.5 (0.467) EPA Interior Volume Index, cu. ft. (cu. m) 121.2 (3.43) Trunk Liftover Height Pursuit V-6 (RWD) — 30.2 (766.0) Pursuit V-8 (RWD) — 30.1 (765.7) Pursuit V-8 (AWD) — 30.1 (765.7)
TIRES Availability Standard Size and type P225/60R18 99V BSW All-season performance Mfr. and model Goodyear performance tires Revs per mile (km) 704 (437) Availability Optional Size and type P245/55R18 99W BSW All-season performance Mfr. and model Goodyear performance tires Revs per mile (km) 705 (438)
WHEELS Availability Standard Type and material Steel wheel with chromed center cap or optional painted wheel cover Size 18 x 7.5

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