Dodge SRT Hellcats in epic burnouts
Detroit, Michigan - This, believe it or not, is an official Dodge video release - a "That was the year, that was" compilation for the 2014 Charger and Challenger SRT Hellcat models.
Each, as you'll doubtless remember, has a supercharged 6.2-litre Mopar V8 rated for 527kW and 880Nm, runs the standing quarter-mile in 11 seconds dead and, given a long enough straight, will hit 328km/h.
But what the two SRT Hellcats do best is shred rubber - anywhere, anytime, just put foot and push blue smoke - and Dodge, to its eternal credit, has been politically incorrect enough to put together this celebration of Hellcats doing just that.
Nice one, gentlemen!
Bigger and heavier than a Mustang, Corvette or Camaro, the Dodge Challenger relies on the old-school values of its Hemi engines - big displacement, heavily force-fed V8s delivering monumental torque at relatively low revs - to get the job done, and justify calling it ‘America’s most powerful, quickest and fastest muscle car’. Read more here: https://www.iol.co.za/motoring/latest-launches/dodge-challenger-redeye-the-t-rex-of-muscle-cars-15809811
The return of the iconic Challenger, Dodge says, brings what pony car fanatics crave: ground-shaking performance, design recalling the original car, world-class ride and handling and benchmark braking.
On top of that it has a wide variety of modern amenities and technology designed to delight a new generation of driving enthusiasts. Performance targets include 0-100km/h in the low five-seconds. Read more here: https://www.iol.co.za/dailynews/motoring/fast-from-the-past-the-challenger-has-landed-851867