All new muscle car from Dodge is ready to burn tires on the road. We are talking about new 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon model. To achieve best possible performance, Dodge did not have to just add power, but also make it as light as possible. For this reason, Dodge has removed many things from new Challenger Demon 2018. This includes front passenger seat and belt, 16 speakers, rear seats, floor mats, trunk deck cover trim, spare tire cover, carpeting, body deadeners, insulators and parking sensors. They have also installed lightweight wheels and all-aluminum brake calipers. By incorporating these changes, Dodge made new Challenger Demon 200 pounds lighter. Of course, some equipment is available as optional upgrade. This includes passenger seat, 19-speaker Harman Kardon sound system with 900 watts, sunroof, heated steering wheel and ventilated and heated leather seats. Interior also comes with big 8.4-inch infotainment display with SRT Performance Pages. There you can see info about pressures, temperatures, G-Forces and lap times. 2018 Dodge Challenger Demon has street mode, the drag strip and valet mode. Last one is set up to limit speed up to 4,000 rpm, limit power, disable launch control, and shift paddles.
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon engine performance
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon engine is 6.2-liter supercharged V8 HEMI unit. This strong Demon V8 engine can produce insane 840 horsepower and 770 lb-ft of torque. Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph is achieved in only 2.3 seconds. Unbelievable. These numbers means that Demon is most powerful V8 car ever produced, as well as the fastest production car. This engine is equipped with 2.7-liter supercharger and SRT Power Chiller system. What this system do is cooling the air coming through the hood scoop with air condition. Challenger Demon 2018 will be offered with three horsepower ratings: black key with 500 horsepower, red key with 808 horsepower and 840 horsepower with red key and 100-octane fuel. Challenger runs on 315/40 R18 Nitto drag tires. Demon also comes with Torque Reserve system and Trans Brake system.
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon price has been set around $85,000. 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon release date is expected in fall 2017.