Dodge has launched a brand new Challenger Drag Pak race car on the SEMA auto present in Las Vegas. It is the most recent in a line of factory-built trendy Challengers that started with its 2008 debut and has designed to compete in several NHRA sportsman courses against the Ford Mustang Cobra Jet and Chevrolet COPO Camaro. Its manufacturing run shall be restricted to only 50 items.
Primarily based on the usual narrow-body Challenger the Drag Pak is powered by a 354 cubic inch supercharged HEMI V8 that drives the rear wheels through a manually-shifted three-speed automatic transmission and Strange 9-inch back end. Dodge hasn’t launched an influence determine for it, but Hot Rod Network reports that it is in the neighborhood of 1,500 hp. The car can also be outfit with a roll cage licensed for 7.5-second quarter-mile runs, which supplies you thought of simply how fast it’s.
The Drag Pak contains an adjustable suspension, a set of Mikey Thomson slicks on racing-particular wheels, wheelie bars, light-weight Strange brakes, and a parachute mount. Ordering details and pricing haven’t yet been launched, but earlier supercharged Drag Paks offered for around $110,000.