Question of the Week: Challenger SRT Hellcat or SRT Viper?
We know now that the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat will offer 707 horsepower and 650lb-ft of torque from its supercharged 6.2L Hellcat Hemi, making it more powerful and faster in the quarter mile than the SRT Viper. The Viper has a significantly lighter curb weight, but the naturally aspirated V10 is spotting the Hellcat […] More »
While at the media launch for the 2015 Dodge Challenger last week, one of the Chrysler Group engineers jumped into a black Challenger SRT Hellcat model and pulled into the burnout box for the drag strip of Portland International’s quarter mile drag strip. While I am certain that no water was needed, they tossed down […] More »
Last week I flew to Portland Oregon for the media launch of the 2015 Dodge Challenger and included in the long list of vehicles available to drive were a collection of SRT Hellcat models. I drove a handful of new Challengers in Portland but let’s be honest – right now all any Mopar lover cares […] More »
While vague pricing for the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat leaked earlier this week, the Chrysler Group has rolled out a much broader pricing rundown for the entire Challenger lineup – including more thorough details on the mighty Hellcat. We also get just enough of the option pricing to get our attention, with the rest […] More »
We have learned that the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat with 707 horsepower and 650lb-ft of torque will start at $59,995 – making it substantially less expensive than the other cars on the list of the most production powerful vehicles in the world. It is also less expensive than the mid- and upper-level Chevrolet Corvette […] More »