Posts Tagged ‘srt’

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Supercharged With HEMI Hellcat Engine [video]

Jul
14

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Performance Front AngleDodge is giving its Challenger owners full on bragging rights at the drag strip and racing to the front line of the horsepower wars with its new 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat.

The 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is the fastest muscle car ever with a National Hot Rod Association-certified ¼-mile elapsed time of 11.2 seconds at 125 miles per hour (mph) with stock Pirelli P275/40ZR20 P Zero tires. With drag radials, the run dropped to just 10.8 seconds at 126 mph!

2014 SRT Satin Vapor Editions Unveiled At Chicago Auto Show

Feb
07

Chrysler Group’s SRT brand is expanding its MY2014 vehicle lineup with the addition of three new Satin Vapor Editions. The vehicles to get the treatment are the Chrysler 300 SRT, Dodge Challenger SRT and Dodge Charger SRT. The models are currently exhibited at the Chicago Auto Show. Every Satin Vapor Edition package is specifically created to fit the individual design and personality of each featured SRT model.

2014 Chrysler 300 SRT Satin Vapor Edition sports 20-inch by-9-inch forged-aluminum split five-spoke wheels that are finished in Black Satin Vapor Chrome. Other features here are the Satin Black mirrors, Satin Black spoiler, grey 6.4-liter HEMI badge, Satin Black roof and red Brembo calipers. The choice of exterior paint colors includes Bright White, Billet Silver and Granite Crystal. There is also an optional black body stripe available.

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT: A Powerful Performer Cloaked in Luxurious and Muscular Skin

Aug
14

Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT owners have come to expect – and appreciate – a vehicle that is powerful and refined, luxurious and functional, muscular and stylish. For 2014, Grand Cherokee SRT checks all of those boxes – while also delivering unexpected delights.

Enhancements for the 2014 model year include an all-new, fully electronic eight-speed automatic transmission that delivers improved fuel economy, significantly improved towing capacity, hardware and software revisions that further heighten Grand Cherokee SRT’s fun-to-drive factor during a daily commute or for more spirited driving on the race track.

2014 SRT Viper TA – Ready to Attack Any Road Course

Aug
14

Configured in-house by the Chrysler Group’s SRT (Street and Racing Technology) team in collaboration with professional road racers, the exclusive, street-legal and single-spec 2014 SRT Viper TA (Time Attack) package is specifically built for the performance enthusiast driver who likes to exercise their machines at the more than 150 road-race courses around North America.

Less than one year since the long-awaited world debut of the new 2013 SRT Viper at the New York International Auto Show, the 2014 SRT Viper TA is set to make its public debut on March 27, 2013 on the same show floor at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City.

Dodge Challenger SRT8 vs. MD500 helicopter

Oct
18

Dodge Challenger SRT8 vs. MD500 helicopter - Muscle Cars BlogMD500 Helicopter goes head to head with a Challenger SRT8 392. These boys are putting up big money to see which machine can outpace the other in a down & back drag race. Click on Read more for the finale!

Jeff Dunham: SEMA Project Ultraviolet – Challenger SRT – EP.1

Oct
17

Jeff Dunham: SEMA Project Ultraviolet - Challenger SRT - EP.1 - Muscle Cars BlogJeff has teamed up with Chrysler Groups Mopar and SRT brands to design and build a project vehicle that will be unveiled at this year’s SEMA show in Las Vegas on October 30th. The SEMA show is the premiere custom vehicle and aftermarket parts show in the world. Stay tuned for the next two episodes! Click on Read more for video!

Called Project Ultraviolet, it starts with a Dodge Challenger SRT8 purchased in downtown LA. The muscle car is being built to show off new technology and a brand new engine – declared “an amazing thing” in the video – that Chrysler will be unveiling in Las Vegas.

Dodge Challenger SRT8 ACR goes to 2011 SEMA Show

Oct
26

Dodge Challenger SRT8 ACR goest to 2011 SEMA Show - Muscle Cars BlogOne of the sweetest pieces of motorized candy that will be served at this year’s edition of SEMA will be the Dodge Challenger SRT8 ACR, a vehicle that will follow the recipe of the Nurburgring record-setting Viper SRT10 ACR.

The vehicle’s long list of performance mods starts with a Mopar coil-over suspension, a short-throw shifter, front and rear strut tower braces, lightweight alloy rims with Goodyear F1 Supercar tires, carbon fiber hood and boot lid, as well as certain engine goodies, such as a cat back exhaust. Read more!

Chrysler Group: SRT Brand Fleet Line Up

Jul
16

Chrysler Group: SRT Brand Fleet Line Up - Muscle Cars BlogREVVVV it up for the SRT Brand lineup, featuring the Dodge Challenger SRT8, Dodge Charger SRT8, Chrysler 300 SRT8 and Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8. Watch the video on Read more!

New High-tech Features Boost 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392

Jul
15

New High-tech Features Boost 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 - Muscle Cars Blog

  • Proven 392-cubic inch (6.4-liter) HEMI® V-8 engine offers 470 horsepower and 470 lb.-ft. of torque across a wide rpm range while delivering up to 23 miles per gallon
  • New two-mode adaptive damping suspension system offers selectable suspension tuning and automatically adapts to road and driver inputs for optimal vehicle control
  • New, exclusive SRT® heated steering wheel features mounted paddle shifters for hands on the wheel shifting both on road and at the race track
  • New 18-speaker Harman Kardon® audio system, with innovative GreenEdge® technology is available with 900 watts of power
  • Newly formed SRT brand led by President and CEO Ralph Gilles will continue to build benchmark high-performance vehicles for the Chrysler Group
July 15, 2011 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - For 2012, the Dodge Challenger SRT8® 392 adds even more high-tech performance features to solidify its place as the brand’s ultimate modern American rear-wheel-drive muscle coupe. This 470 horsepower machine promises a balanced performance approach with outstanding straight-line acceleration, world-class ride and handling, high-performance braking and the most up-to-date technologies that deliver more driver excitement and control. And it still gets up to 23 miles per gallon on the highway.

The 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 accelerates from 0-60 mph in the high 4-second range; runs the quarter mile in mid-12-second range with the automatic transmission (high 12-second range with the manual); goes from 0-100-0 mph in the low 15s, reaches a top speed of 182 mph with the manual transmission (175 mph with the automatic) and stops from 60-0 mph in just 117 feet. Read more!

SRT Elevated to Unique Brand at Chrysler Group

Jul
15

SRT Elevated to Unique Brand at Chrysler Group - Muscle Cars Blog

  • Newly formed SRT® brand sticks to successful vehicle development formula using five proven hallmarks, including awe-inspiring powertrains; outstanding ride, handling and capability; benchmark braking; aggressive and functional exteriors; and race-inspired and high-performance interiors to remain true to its performance roots
  • Expansion of SRT vehicle lineup in 2012 includes four new vehicles that are world-class performance contenders and deliver latest in safety technologies and creature comforts
  • Common 6.4-liter HEMI® V-8 powertrain has latest advance technologies for best-ever horsepower, torque and fuel efficiency ratings
July 15, 2011 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Chrysler Group LLC has officially elevated its in-house performance division – the Street and Racing Technology (SRT®) team – to a separate company brand that promises to maintain its successful formula to design, engineer and build benchmark American high-performance vehicles for Chrysler, Jeep® and Dodge.


The launch of SRT as the company’s performance brand comes as three additional vehicles are set to rejoin the 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8® in the expanding SRT lineup. Making their returns to the vehicle lineup are the 2012 Dodge Charger SRT8, 2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8 and 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8. Read more!