Hennessey Performance has declared themselves as the very first tuners to get their hands on the new 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 offering unique power kit called the SRT700 and will be available to 25 clients for the 2008 model year.
The Challenger SRT8s 6.1L HEMI V8 gets number of upgrades including a enlarged displacement to 7.0-liters. Other upgrades include a custom 67 mm turbocharger with a front mounted air-to-air intercooler, stainless steel dual 3 in. exhaust system, high flow cylinder heads and an upgraded engine management system.
Power is increased to 725-hp with a peak torque of 750 lb-ft. The 0-60 sprint is expected to come in at 3.5 seconds with a top speed of 190mph.
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SRT700 Turbo – 426 CID Engine Upgrade
725 hp @ 5,200 rpm
750 lb-ft @ 4,000 rpm
0 – 60 mph: 3.5 sec. *
1/4 mile: 11.3 sec. @ 126 mph *
Top Speed: 190 mph
* with Drag Radial Tire Upgrade
426 Cubic Inch Displacement Stroker Motor
9.0:1 Compression Forged Aluminum Pistons
Forged Steel Connecting Rods
426 Stroker Crankshaft
Balanced Rotating Assembly
High Flow Cylinder Heads
Polished Intake Manifold
Single 67 mm Turbocharger
Stainless Steel Turbo Y-Pipe
Single 44 mm Wastegate
Stainless Steel Dual 3 in. Exhaust System with Polished Stainless Steel Exhaust Tips
Front Mounted Air-to-Air Intercooler
3.5 in. Polished Inlet Tube with Blow-Off Valve
Upgraded Fuel Injectors
Upgraded Engine Management System
180 degree thermostat upgrade
All necessary gaskets and fluids
Chassis Dyno Testing
Road Testing (up to 100 miles)
One year limited warranty
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