Dodge Challenger SRT Demon gets a positive sign for long term usage

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After Dodge introduced Challenger SRT Demon, it managed to land itself into automotive history books. Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is dubbed as fastest drag stock car and is also perfect for everyday usage. When used with 100+ unleaded high-octane fuel in tank, it can cover quarter of a mile in 9.65 seconds at 140 mph. The official acceleration 0-60mph takes just 2.3 seconds. It can easily overtake other cars in the market. Power in the Dodge Challenger SRT Demon comes from supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine with optimal spec offers an impressive 840 hp.

With this impressive output, it doesn’t manage to conquer drag strip as many would have expected. This is why it is beaten on drag strip by less power vehicles as it spun it rear wheels. Master the launch consumes lot of time and also practice and often takes more than a year. The reviewer KelleyBlueBook wasn’t able to cover quarter mile in under 10 seconds. However, they did manage to cover the same in 10.23 second when driven at 135 mph. Even though the figure is impressive, but it is not what Dodge promised with Challenger SRT Demon.

The given number was given after long term review. During the tests, couple of service runs for oil changes, one every six months, that totaled $240. The best fuel consumption is rated at 15.29 mpg (15.4 l/100 km / 18.4 mpg) in UK. During the time Dodge Challenger SRT Demon stayed in garage, it was recalled twice. Find out how it fared after putting 4,000 miles and driven on daily basis for 12 months.

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