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All About the SRT® Hellcat, Part 1: A Look at the Brakes

The 2015 Challenger SRT® Hellcat and its supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI® V8 have dominated newspaper and Internet blog headlines with their record-breaking 707 horsepower and raw yet sophisticated attitude. By a wide margin, the Challenger SRT Hellcat is America’s most powerful muscle car ever.* But let’s not forget there’s more to life than blistering acceleration. In a world filled with stop signs and finish lines, braking capability is just as important as forward motion.

 

To ensure the SRT Hellcat’s brakes are matched to its exciting acceleration and 199-mph top speed, Dodge equips every Challenger SRT Hellcat (and 204-mph Charger SRT Hellcat)…

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All About the SRT® Hellcat, Part 1: A Look at the Brakes

The Duke Boys Get Shut Down!

 
Bo and Luke may have no problem outrunning Sheriff Roscoe Coltrane’s Monaco police cruiser but they finally met their match. Our friends at Edmunds.com pitted the big-block powered General Lee against the new 2011 Charger R/T. Even though the General Lee packs 440 cubic inches which allows it to fly higher and jump further, it was…

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The Duke Boys Get Shut Down!

2011 Dodge Charger: Safe and Sexy

The results are out, and in terms of safety, the New 2011 Dodger Charger has come out on top as one of the Top Safety picks by the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety. After much scrutiny and rigorous testing, the Charger received a “Good” safety rating by IIHS in each of the four categories, which is the highest rating attainable at the institute. And that rating pertains to front, side, rollover, and rear-end crash testing. Our engineers have labored to create a road-worthy ride that not only…

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2011 Dodge Charger: Safe and Sexy