2023 Dodge Hornet Engine Options

November 17th, 2022 by

2023 Dodge Hornet Engine Options

The 2023 Dodge Hornet is an all-new compact crossover SUV manufactured by Stellantis North America under the Dodge nameplate. It will come with two available engine options and comes standard with an all-wheel drive drivetrain. The 2023 Dodge Hornet is all-new for the 2023 model year. The Hornet was unveiled in 2022 and takes after the Alpha Romeo Tonale, a new vehicle which will be released in Europe and North America for the 2023 model year.

The 2023 Dodge Hornet will be built at the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Belvidere Assembly Plant in Belvidere, Illinois, United States. The main competitors of the 2023 Dodge Hornet will be the Honda HR-V, Mazda CX-3, and Subaru Crosstrek. Some of the best features of the 2023 Dodge Hornet include its aggressive styling, available plug-in hybrid powertrain, and Uconnect infotainment system.

The 2023 Dodge Hornet comes with the latest technology and offers a sleek interior and exterior look. In this article, we will explore the engine options on the 2023 Dodge Hornet.

What engine options are available on the 2023 Dodge Hornet?

The 2023 Dodge Hornet will be available in two different engine options:

2.0L Hurricane4: This twin-scroll turbocharged engine produces 265 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. The 2.0L Hurricane4 engine is powered by a gasoline direct injection system. This engine will help the Hornet become the quickest, fastest and most powerful utility vehicle under $30,000.

1.3L T4 PHEV: This engine produces 285 combined horsepower and 383 lb-ft of total torque. This engine is powered by a Plug-In Hybrid powertrain which features a 15.5 kWh lithium-ion battery pack and dual power inverter. The PHEV system is comprised of the engine, rear electric induction motor and a P1 belted starter generator. The PHEV system will also offer drivers up to 30 miles of all-electric range.


2023 Dodge Hornet Engine Options By Trim Level

2023 Dodge Hornet GT & GT Plus

  • 2.0L Hurricane4 engine


2023 Dodge Hornet R/T & R/T Plus

  • 1.3L T4 Plug-in Hybrid engine


As you can see, the main difference between trim levels will be the available engine options. The GT trims will feature the gasoline powered Hurricane4 engine while the R/T trims will feature the PHEV powertrain.

2023 Dodge Hornet Engine Specs


Engine Horsepower (hp) Torque (lb-ft)
2.0L Hurricane4 265 295
1.3L T4 PHEV 285 383


2023 Dodge Hornet at Glenn’s Freedom Dodge

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