The FCA has some of the popular cars in its portfolio, one potent example of this is the new 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon. This sporty racing car is revamped to burn the tracks and leave the rivals biting the dust.
The 2018 Challenger SRT Demon is showcased at the New York International Auto Show. There it managed to generate lots of buzzes and now FCA has revealed other relevant details about the car including pricing, which points at imminent release.
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon – Fascinating Design
The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon has an enticing outer styling, beyond any doubt. The amount of curvature is more than sharp creases. However, the hood scope will catch your attention and it is definitely not there for serving only aesthetic needs. At the front are 4 circular headlamps and honeycomb mesh grille. At the rear tail lamps, shapes are captivating. It is fitted with special Nitto NT05R drag radial tires to offer excellent racing performance on varying terrains. It weighs 200 pounds less than the earlier model and features new lightweight aluminum wheels.
The cabin of 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is made with dark brushed accents and the Alcantara-wrapped steering wheel looks posh. You can pick from 15 exterior paint colors and customization choices are aplenty.
The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is equipped with latest amenities and safety systems, as per industry reports. The comfort package and other extras come at additional cost.
Beyond any doubt, the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is equipped with one of the most powerful engines in its segment. The FCA claims this is also the fastest you can get. Inside the bonnet, there is a beefy 6.2-liter Hemi V-8 engine.
This engine is paired with a TorqueFlite 8-speed automatic transmission unit. It makes 808 HP and as per company claims can reach 0-60 mph in flat 2.3 seconds. This is nothing short of blistering fast. The owners also can increase HP to 840 with the Demon Crate package.
Whether the claim of being the car with fastest production V8 engine may be challenged by some rivals, there is no denying FCA has incorporated some useful and latest technology in the powertrain. This helps the car accelerate faster than you would imagine.
The functional hood scoop and also special cooling systems ensure the beefy engine never gets overheated. A special Brembo performance brake system and adaptive damping suspension ensure the enjoyable ride on various terrains. It has illuminated Dual Air-Catcher Headlamps that also helps keep the engine cool.
Price and Availability
The pricing of 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon starts at $86,090 including taxes. However, customizations will add to it. It is going to reach the showrooms soon.
The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is one enticing racing car with powerful engine and latest technology to leave rivals behind. It also has impeccable styling and the steep price tag is not going to deter target buyers much. However, as a special edition model, it is produced in limited numbers.