2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8

Frank Klegon talks about the 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8, shown at the 2008 Chicago auto show.

[source:Dodge]

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 less than 14 seconds, 60“0 mph braking distance of approximately 100 feet, and a skid pad performance of 0.88 g.

By | 2017-03-22T08:06:23+00:00 March 2nd, 2008|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Car shows, Dodge, Manufacturers, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments

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