Power for the 2024 Dodge Hornet
The 2024 Dodge Hornet is turning heads with its best-in-class performance delivered by two distinct models in a diverse multi-energy powertrain lineup. Each model has a dedicated powertrain and standard all-wheel drive, setting the stage for an exceptional driving experience. The Dodge Hornet R/T takes the spotlight as Dodge’s first-ever electrified performance vehicle, asserting its dominance as the most powerful utility vehicle in the segment, with a robust 288 horsepower and 383 lb.-ft. It offers exhilarating torque performance and achieves an impressive 32 miles of all-electric range thanks to its 15.5-kWh lithium-ion battery. On the other hand, the Dodge Hornet GT, powered by the Hurricane4 engine, introduces itself as the segment’s most powerful gas engine, boasting 268 horsepower and 295 lb.-ft. of torque. This powerful duo showcases Dodge’s commitment to pushing boundaries in performance and innovation, providing drivers with a thrilling and diverse driving experience.
What’s New for the 2024 Hornet?
Exciting things are in store for the 2024 model year with the introduction of the Dodge Hornet R/T, marking Dodge’s foray into electrified performance vehicles. This groundbreaking model is the most powerful utility vehicle in its segment, boasting a formidable 288 horsepower and 383 lb.-ft. of torque. Its eco-friendly side sets it apart even further, offering an impressive 32 miles of all-electric range via a 15.5-kWh lithium-ion battery, achieving 77 MPGe and providing a total range of 360 miles. The Hornet R/T doesn’t just stop there—its class-exclusive on-demand PowerShot feature delivers an extra punch of 30 horsepower, translating to a swift 0 to 60 mph of 5.6 seconds. With Sport Mode and three hybrid driving modes (Hybrid, Electric, and E-Save), the Hornet R/T ensures a customizable and dynamic driving experience. And for added convenience, hands-free liftgate functionality comes standard for both the Hornet R/T Plus and Hornet GT Plus. If that’s not enough, the Tech Pack optional package includes a Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist System, making the 2024 Dodge Hornet R/T a true standout in innovation and performance.
Technological Advancements on the 2024 Dodge Hornet
The Dodge Hornet isn’t just a powerhouse on the road; it’s also designed to deliver a cutting-edge and user-friendly experience. Keeping the driver-centric ethos intact, the Hornet boasts a best-in-class standard 12.3-inch digital cockpit cluster screen and a central 10.25-inch Uconnect 5 infotainment system. With 22.5 inches of combined in-vehicle display screen space, the Hornet provides an immersive and customizable interface. The 12.3-inch digital cockpit cluster breaks information into three zones, allowing drivers to personalize the display graphics. Choose from options like the “Evolved” theme, which maximizes the center display area for optimal visibility. For the Hornet R/T, drivers can tailor the screen to showcase performance Sport Mode gauges or select from three hybrid drive mode displays. The Uconnect 5 infotainment system, standard on the Hornet, is Android-based and intuitively designed. It allows users to personalize home screen layouts, music preferences, HVAC controls, seat positions, and more, all linked to individual profiles. Connectivity is seamless, with the system linking to two phones simultaneously and Wireless Android and Apple CarPlay for cord-free convenience. The Uconnect 5 system also integrates Amazon Alexa, offering an array of in-vehicle interactions. Drivers can use Alexa to perform tasks such as closing a garage door at home while inside the vehicle or remotely controlling Alexa-enabled devices to start the car, lock/unlock doors, and much more, making the Hornet a tech-savvy companion for the modern driver.
Test Drive the 2024 Hornet at Humes Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram
The 2024 Dodge Hornet is a true marvel, seamlessly blending unparalleled performance with cutting-edge technology to redefine the driving experience. Whether you’re drawn to the electrifying power of the R/T model or the robust performance of the GT, the Hornet promises a thrilling journey on the road ahead. At Humes Chrysler Jeep® Dodge RAM, where customer satisfaction has been our priority for 75 years, we are proud to allow you to explore and own this exceptional vehicle. Our commitment to delivering the best overall sales and service experience in Erie and all of Northwest Pennsylvania aligns perfectly with the excellence embodied by the Dodge Hornet. Don’t miss out on the chance to be a part of automotive innovation—schedule your test drive today by filling out the contact form below. Join us at Humes Chrysler Jeep® Dodge RAM, where every drive is an adventure, and excellence is our tradition.