Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

I’m sure many of you are familiar this from here. For those of you that are not familiar let me tell you, this is the ultimate ¼ mile specialist. It has one purpose one and one purpose only and 25 major component changes. This is the first street legal production car that can lift it’s front wheels off the ground under hard acceleration. Just by looking at it’s exterior you’ll know the Demon means business. It’s widebody design, it’s large functional hood scoop, and a set of super skinny front runner wheels give it a very serious look. This car was specifically built for drag racing. The Bugatti Veyron runs the ¼ mile in 10.1 seconds and the McLaren 720’s does the ¼ mile in 9.9 seconds. The LaFerrari and Porsche 918 Spyder  do the ¼ mile in 9.8 seconds.

Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

The Dodge Challenger demon comes equipped with a supercharged 6.2L V8 that produces 808HP and 770lb-ft of torque. And if 808HP isn’t enough you can opt in for the crate package and it’ll bump the horsepower to 840. According to Dodge it can run from 0-60mph in 2.3 seconds with some testers being able to accomplish it in 2.1 seconds. It can complete a ¼ mile run in just 9.65 seconds, making the Dodge Challenger Demon the fastest production car. But I’ll tell you this, it’s been very hard for many auto journalist to replicate those numbers. Apparently you would have to have near perfect conditions in order to achieve those numbers. Putting the power to the payment due to wheel spin has been one of the biggest issues. At a starting price of 86,000$, this is by far the best dollar for dollar performing car you can get.