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Dodge Charger MPG

 

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Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2012 2012 4dr Sedan 292-hp 3.6L V6 8-sp shiftable automatic RWD 27.32
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With the 300-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, 8-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and rear-wheel drive, the 2012 Dodge Charger has been averaging 27.32 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2012 Dodge Chargers in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 72 miles per hour (about 85 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (0.3 percent), in the suburbs (0 percent), and in heavy traffic (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2012 Dodge Charger in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a light foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
2012 2012 4dr Sedan 470-hp 6.4L V8 5-sp shiftable automatic RWD 18
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TrueDelta Reviews the Real Gas Mileage of the 2012 Dodge Charger

2012 Dodge Charger Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearComment
2012 With the 5.7-liter V8, the Charger gets EPA ratings of 16 mpg city, 25 highway. Last year the new 3.6-liter V6 bumped these to 18/27. The addition of an 8-speed automatic for 2012 (for now the V8 soldiers on with the 5-speed) raises the EPA numbers to 19/31. In typical suburban driving the trip computer reported between 19 and 25 depending on the number of red lights and the heaviness of my right foot. On one light-footed 78-mph highway cruise it reported 31.5. These are outstanding numbers for such a large, heavy sedan. see full Dodge Charger review
 

What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2012 Dodge Charger

2012 Dodge Charger Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2013 4dr Sedan 370-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic RWD
I manage to do quite well with fuel economy, about 17 city and 26.5 highway. see full Dodge Charger review
2012 4dr Sedan 292-horsepower 3.6L V6
8-speed automatic RWD
I recently drove from Dublin, Georgia to Port Huron, Michigan. I reset the fuel economy gauge and was VERY HAPPY to find I got 37.0 miles per gallon for the 950 mile trip! Full-size, rear-wheel drive, loaded with a lot of stuff...well, it doesn't get much better than that! see full Dodge Charger review
 

2012 Dodge Charger Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Dodge Charger's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.