Tag Archives: SRT

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT with HEMI® Hellcat Engine: The Most Powerful Challenger Ever

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Supercharged


May 20, 2014 ,  Auburn Hills, Mich. – The newly consolidated Dodge and SRT brands are launching out of the gate at full throttle – introducing the new 600-plus horsepower 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT with a Hellcat engine and its stablemate – the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT just one month after taking the wraps off the new Dodge Challenger 392 HEMI® Scat Pack Shaker at the New York Auto Show.


Driven by the five SRT performance hallmarks, scripts, emblems, logos…no matter what you call them, there’s plenty of mystique tied up in a vehicle’s nameplate.


When the Dodge brothers, Horace and John, built their first automobile back in 1914, their final touch was a small enamel badge on the radiator with their company logo: a circle with two interlocking triangles inside, one white and one black, forming…

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What’s in a Name? Logos from Past and Present

Happy HEMI Day!

Hemi Day


It’s April 26,  and you know what that means, Dodge fans: It’s National HEMI day. 4/26 = 426. Let’s celebrate!


The legendary 426 HEMI V8 was born back in late 1963 when Chrysler performance engineers, led by group manager Tom Hoover, decided to up the ante in NASCAR and on the drag strips, where the Dodge brand was already a top performer.


Starting with the sturdy block and reciprocating assembly from the winning 426-cubic-inch Max Wedge engine,…

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Happy HEMI Day!