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The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT® Demon is NOT a Mopar® LC22R Drag Pak!

Inside the Demon with the Dodge Brand’s Jim Wilder  
 

In this first Demon Blog series, let’s make sure everyone understands that the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is a fully street-legal, ready-to-drive street car. Don’t make the rookie mistake of confusing Demon with the 2009 and up Dodge Challenger LC22R Drag Pak.  
 

 

The Challenger Drag Pak is offered strictly through Mopar Performance outlets and is intended for sanctioned drag racing on a closed racetrack. In fact, some elements of the Challenger LC22R Drag Pak’s construction have to be completed by…

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The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT® Demon is NOT a Mopar® LC22R Drag Pak!

4/26 = 426: Happy HEMI® Day!

 

The 426 HEMI® V8 has a reputation for dominance enjoyed by few engines, and the legend continues to grow. Here’s a brief timeline of this iconic engine’s history. 
 

– Originally designed and created as a “race only” engine in 1964, vehicles powered by the 426 HEMI V8 dominate racetracks and drag strips during its first year of competition. 
 

– Stock Car officials ban the 426 HEMI engine for the 1965 race season as protests from the competition mount declaring the dominant V8 is not a regular production engine in passenger cars. 
 

– Chrysler introduces…

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4/26 = 426: Happy HEMI® Day!

HELL ON WHEELS // INTRODUCING THE NEW DYNAMICS PACKAGE

Power is about to get a boost with the new Dynamics Package available on 2017 Dodge Challenger and Charger Scat Pack models. The new Dynamics Package adds bold wheels, high-performance tires and enhanced braking power once exclusive to the SRT® Hellcat, offering aggressive performance enhancements to dedicated gearheads and speed enthusiasts.  
 

 

When you’re harnessing the power of the R/T Scat Pack and 392 HEMI® Scat Pack Shaker models’ potent 392-cubic-inch HEMI V8 engine, it’s important to have stopping power to match.  
 

Advanced Brembo® Brakes  
 

The Dynamics Package’s Brembo® high-performance brakes…

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HELL ON WHEELS // INTRODUCING THE NEW DYNAMICS PACKAGE