2023 Dodge Hornet Parkersburg WV

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The 2023 Dodge Hornet has joined the fast-growing CUV segment. This CUV is unlike any other and allows the driver to experience the best of both worlds with its muscular styling and best-in-class performance. The Dodge Hornet features a multi-energy powertrain roster as well as a multitude of class-exclusive performance features. The Dodge Hornet builds its buzz with its distinctive Dodge muscle. To learn more about the 2023 Dodge Hornet continue to read below.



Combining the benefits of internal combustion with the immediate power of electrification, the Dodge Hornet is the most powerful Compact Utility Vehicle in its segment. With its Plug-in Hybrid architecture, the Hornet R/T combines the power of its 1.3L Turbo engine.


The 2023 Hornet GT hits the streets for the first time with a crown already on its head. Enable Sport Mode right on the steering wheel button and uncover why the Hornet earned Best-in-Class power-to-weight ratio.



To take it further, access the iconic Dodge Performance Pages from the 10.25-inch touchscreen to keep track of anything from G-force to temperature gauges.


The driver-centric interior gives you all the tools needed to maximize your experience on the road. Settle into the available race-inspired Alcantara® seats, grab the available steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters and watch your speed increase on the 12.3-inch Digital Cluster Display.



When it comes to tech, there’s plenty to uncover in the Dodge Hornet. Available features like Semi-Automatic Parking and a 360° Surround View Camera.


Best-in-Class available 13-Speaker+Subwoofer Harman Kardon Sound System and plenty more, all combine to deliver the ultimate experience on the road.

Design features for the 2023 Dodge Hornet

The Dodge Hornet has earned its spot in the Dodge brand’s vehicle lineup. It includes a hood that features integrated heat extractors, giving drivers a more performance-focused appearance. This exterior design of this vehicle also includes a  “mail slot”-style grille opening sculpted into the fascia. This style of grille reinforces the horizontal brow of the upper grille and lamp graphics. These design elements give this vehicle performance and functionality while also delivering a muscular front-end appearance. These exterior features create a serious, all-business demeanor. The 2023 Dodge Hornet R/T model features a  rear valance with integrated dual exhaust ports and Abyss-painted lower cladding. The Hornet R/T offers an unmistakable, focused design with its headlamp signature lighting that features an illuminated daytime running light signature and LED reflectors. The Hornet’s Dodge identity is unmistakable even from the rear of the vehicle featuring an illuminated Dodge Rhombi logo in the center and the taillamp that extends the width of the vehicle and features a lighted red signature. The Rhombi logo and illuminated taillamp come standard with the Hornet. To add to this vehicle’s extensive list of exterior features is an available external panel sunroof. This gives the Hornet an exciting and open-air feel.

2023 Dodge Hornet R/T performance

The Dodge Hornet R/T PHEV features a 1.3-liter turbocharged all-aluminum engine and has achieved a segment-leading 285-plus horsepower and 383 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine includes exclusive third-generation MultiAir technology, which improves combustion efficiency by adjusting valve lift and timing. The Hornet R/T PHEV features a Sport Mode that includes a performance-focused drive and is accessible by a button on the center console. The Sport Mode offers an optimized shift schedule, unlocks a sharper throttle, a tighter steering wheel feel, and access to the hybrid system’s optimized power and torque. The 2023 Hornet R/T offers an electric induction motor that powers the rear axle and more than 30 miles of all-electric range. This motor features a 90-kW electric motor that can deliver 184 lb.-ft. of torque. The Dodge Hornet R/T PHEV engine includes a six-speed automatic transmission.

Technology features for the 2023 Dodge Hornet

The 2023 Dodge Hornet features a multitude of updated and advanced technology features that maintain the driver-centric user feel. This technology includes a standard 10.25-inch Uconnect 5 infotainment system central display and a best-in-class standard 12.3-inch digital cockpit cluster screen. The Dodge Hornet features 22.5 inches of interior screen space. The 12.3-inch digital cockpit cluster displays three separate information zones. These zones offer the driver the ability to select within each area to customize the clear display graphics. The standard Uconnect 5 infotainment system is intuitive, easy to use, and Android-based. This system can simultaneously connect with two phones. The Apple CarPlay and Wireless Android allow the driver cord-free and easy connectivity. Additionally, the Dodge Hornet offers a best-in-class Harman-Kardon premium sound system. This system is standard on the R/T Plus and the GT Plus and is equipped with 14 speakers. Standard features across all Hornet models include rain-sensing wipers, passive entry via the vehicle key fob, and a rear seat reminder system that registers rear entry/exit with each key cycle. These features offer comfort and convenience for all drivers.

Learn More About the Dodge Hornet at Astorg CDJR

The Dodge brand has carried on the spirit of the brothers John and Horace Dodge for more than 100 years and their influence still continues to this day. Dodge has engineered a lineup that delivers unmatched performance. They have done so within each of the segments they have competed in. The Dodge Hornet has the distinctive Dodge DNA and allows every driver to experience its performance within the CUV segment. The Dodge Hornet is known for its unmatched power and capabilities as well as its updated and advanced technologies. Test drive the new 2023 Dodge Hornet today at Astorg CDJR in Parkersburg WV.