2008 Chicago auto show CAS
Frank Klegon talks about the 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8, shown at the 2008 Chicago auto show.
Dodge will offer the limited-edition 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 in three colors: HEMI Orange, Bright Silver Metallic, and Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl Coat. Each two-door, rear-wheel-drive coupe will be produced with a numbered dash plaque, carbon fiberlike hood stripes, and will be powered by SRTs 6.1-liter HEMI V-8 engine that boasts 425 horsepower and 420 lb.-ft. of torque.
With a U.S. Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $37,995 (including $675 destination), the all-new 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 arrives in Dodge showrooms this spring.
Performance targets for the all-new 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 include a 0“60 mph time in the low 5-second range, 0“100“0 mph in less than 17 seconds, a ¼-mile elapsed time of fewer than 14 seconds, 60“0 mph braking distance of approximately 100 feet and a skidpad performance of 0.88 g.