Tag: 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8

2008-2009 Dodge Challenger Retrospective: Powertrain, Suspension, Brakes, Body, and Performance

The 2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8 followed the initial revival of the Challenger as one of the most anticipated sophomore years since the days when Dodge muscle cars ruled the streets with V8 rear wheel drive performance. The 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 offered a change from the then-current lineup of predominantly sedans, trucks, and minivans, and […] More »

  Comments | By - July 8, 2009

2008-2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8: Engine, Trim, Brakes, and Wheels

The Production Challenger The 2008 Dodge Challenger is offered in one trim line, the well-known SRT8 designation. There were 4 choices for the lucky people who reserved a 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 before it was released. The first dealt with color, either Hemi Orange Pearl Coat, Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl Coat, or Bright Silver Metallic […] More »

  Comments | By - May 14, 2009

2008-2009 Dodge Challenger SRT8: Return of the Mopar Legend (Specs Included)

The Chevrolet Corvette and Ford Mustang are two of a handful of American performance cars that have secured their place in automotive history books. They both contributed to building the young performance market in 50’s and 60’s America, and then passed the test of time. The Pontiac Firebird, Chevrolet Camaro, Ford Thunderbird, and Dodge Charger […] More »

  Comments | By - May 7, 2009

Dodge EV Beats Dodge SRT8.

It seems unlikely that a 268 horsepower electric powered Dodge concept wearing a Lotus body could beat a new Dodge Challenger SRT-8 in a short race from a stop, but during a recent show-off session of the new Dodge EV, that was exactly what happened. The Rose Bowl parking lot was the site of the […] More »

  Comments | By - November 17, 2008