2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8
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Dodge Challenger SRT8 by-the-numbers

2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 -- Price
Jim Press (ex-Toyota boss) makes the announcement at the Chicago Auto show.

Pricing starts at $37,995 MSRP with an added $2,100 gas guzzler tax.

Options? Only three:
Summer tires $50
MyGig Multimedia infotainment system w/navi - $890
Power sunroof $950 (Chrysler)
Numbers under Challenger’s hood:
Engine: V8, 6.1 liter HEMI
Number of gear speeds on the Challenger:
The Dodge Challenger SRT8 is only available with an automatic 5-speed overdrive tranny. (Chrysler)
Gas mileage numbers for the Challenger:
13 mpg in the city
18 mpg on the highway (Chrysler)
Performance numbers on the Challenger (as reported by Chrysler):
0-60 in 120 feet
1-100-0 in 16.5 seconds (Chrysler)
Challenger’s power to get up and go
0-60 in 120 feet
1-100-0 in 16.5 seconds (Chrysler)
Where does all that power go?
To the back wheels: Available in rear-wheel-drive only. (Chrysler)
Number of years since the first Challenger came out:
38 - The first Dodge Challenger came to market in 1970. (Chrysler)
Number of colors it will come in:
3: HEMI Orange, Black and Silver (Chrysler)