Hellcat Cat Fight! Manual vs. Automatic
TFL's Roman Mica took our 2017 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat to the quarter-mile drag strip at Bandimere Raceway and found Jesse, the owner of a 2015 Hellcat with a manual transmission, who agreed to race him. Both cars are 707-hp, rear-wheel drive muscle-bound scream machines.
Roman pilots the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat the long way up the Rocky Mountains on pavement. Nathan steers the Ram Power Wagon and via dirt on Gold Mine Hill.
Challenger SRT Hellcat
Supercharged 6.2-liter V8
707 hp; 650 lb-ft. torque
6.4-liter HEMI V8
410 hp; 429 lb-ft. torque
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How fast can the 2016 Dodge Challenger Hellcat go in a standing mile?
TFL’s Roman Mica and professional race car driver Paul Gerrard found out recently when they participated in The Colorado Mile event.
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More horsepower is required if you want to try
The 2016 Dodge Challenger Hellcat is known for one thing - horsepower. The company claims that it makes 707 horsepower, but that's at the crank and at sea level. So how much would it make in mile-high Colorado at the rear wheels?
For the latest episode of Hellcat VS., the Challenger