The 2012 Dodge Avenger provides customers a sculpted, smooth exterior design, a world-class interior and performance attributes that put the "fun" in functional. With a powertrain lineup that includes the most powerful V-6 engine in the segment, sporty, refined driving dynamics and useful, intuitive technology like Uconnect® handsfree phone with Bluetooth® and a 40 gigabyte (GB) (28 GB available storage) 6.5-inch touchscreen radio, the Dodge Avenger is a vehicle packed with value and a style all its own. New for 2012, the Dodge Avenger offers a model lineup comprised of the SE, SXT, SXT Plus and the new for 2012 Avenger R/T. The 2012 Dodge Avenger sports two new exterior colors: Copperhead Pearl Coat and Blue Streak Pearl Coat. The 2012 Dodge Avenger, America's most affordable sedan, delivers agile, confident handling performance in all driving situations, whether it's a spirited adventure on twisty roads or an emergency maneuver. The 2012 Dodge Avenger comes with the standard 2.4-liter World Gas Engine, which has been recalibrated and is mated to a four- or six-speed automatic transmission for a fun and fuel-efficient driving experience. The Avenger powered by the 2.4-liter engine produces 173 horsepower (129 kW) and 166 lb.-ft. (225 N•m) of torque and is rated up to an EPA estimated 31 mpg highway. Buyers can opt for the 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine, a Ward's "10 Best Engine" in 2011, mated to a six-speed automatic transmission that gives them the best of both worlds -- best-in-class V-6 horsepower and exceptional fuel economy. The new 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine produces a best-in-class 283 horsepower (211 kW) and 260 lb.-ft. (353 N•m) of torque and has an EPA estimated 29 mpg highway fuel economy rating. The Dodge Avenger mid-size sedan, an IIHS "Top Safety Pick" in 2011, provides customers an abundance of standard safety and high-tech features designed to keep drivers connected with their hands on the wheel and eyes on the road. Standard safety features include advanced multi-stage front passenger air bags, front seat side air bags, electronic stability control with electronic traction control, four-wheel anti-lock brakes, supplemental side curtain air bags and LATCH child seat anchor system. The 2012 Dodge Avenger offers four models packed with a surprising amount of standard content from which to choose: SE, SXT, SXT Plus and R/T. The Dodge Avenger SE -- America's Most Affordable Mid-size Sedan at a starting U.S. MSRP of only $18,995, offers a tremendous level of standard equipment, including a 2.4-liter 173 horsepower four-cylinder engine mated to a four-speed automatic transmission. Electronic stability control (ESC), four-wheel anti-lock brakes, traction control, advanced, multi-stage front driver and passenger air bags, all-row side-curtain air bags, front-seat-mounted driver and passenger air bags, acoustic, laminated front windshield and front-row side glass, power windows, power locks, power mirrors, remote keyless entry, cruise control a 60/40 split folding rear seat, 17-inch wheels, LED taillamps and much more.