Buyers can order the 2015 Dodge Challenger R/T Shaker and R/T Plus Shaker today. The high-performance 2015 Dodge Challenger 392 Hemi Scat Pack Shaker will be available for customer orders starting in March.
The 2015 Challenger R/T Shaker starts at $36,490, including a $995 destination charge. Details include a functional Shaker hood with cold-air induction and Mopar conical air filter, along with Satin Black Shaker graphic stripes, hood badges, black deck-lid spoiler, Shaker start-up screen and 20-inch polished aluminum satin finish wheels.
The 2015 Challenger R/T Plus Shaker starts at $39,490, including shipping. This model includes the Challenger R/T Shaker's standard equipment and adds such items as heated and ventilated napa leather performance seats, a Dodge Performance leather-wrapped steering wheel and Bluetooth.
The top-of-the-line 485-horsepower Challenger 392 Hemi Scat Pack Shaker is priced at $44,490, including shipping and a $1,000 gas-guzzler tax with the standard Tremec six-speed manual transmission. This is the first time this model is being offered.
It includes a 6.4-liter Hemi V8 engine, Shaker hood, 180 mph speedometer, active stainless-steel performance dual-exhaust system and 220-amp alternator.
A $1,100 Scat Pack Appearance Group adds a Satin Black Bumble Bee rear stripe, an animated Scat Pack Bumble Bee splash screen and 20-inch lightweight forged matte black aluminum wheels.
In comparison, a base 2015 Challenger starts at $27,990, including shipping.
"Shaker" refers to the hood scoop that "shakes" with the Hemi V8 engine's movement.
Edmunds says: Dodge says that last year's Shaker model production sold out in just four days. All the more reason to hustle over to your local Dodge dealer if you want to get in line for one of these coveted models.