The Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat. Just saying its name is enough to send a shockwave of excitement into the air among American muscle enthusiasts.
With a starting price of $59,995, we named it “Best Bang for the Buck” in our 2015 Exotic Car Buyers Guide. We’ve seen its power set brake pads on fire and Dodge had to halt orders in March because demand was so overwhelming.
The 6.2-liter supercharged hemi V8 is capable of producing an insane 707 hp and 650 lb-ft, launching it to 60 mph from a standstill in 3.6 seconds. So what do you do when you have three of these beasts at your disposal?
Take ’em out, close off a few roads, hit the asphalt and burn as much rubber as possible, of course.
Lease Rates recently had exactly that opportunity, and took full advantage of the moment. A video posted to YouTube July 31 shows us their day with the Hellcats, and all it did was make me want one even more than before.
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Check out the video above, and when you’re done, join me in browsing our exclusive listings of Hellcats for sale.
Editor’s Note: Do not attempt to recreate anything seen in the video above unless on a closed course under professional supervision. The editors at the duPont REGISTRY do not condone any illegal street activity, and remind you to always obey local traffic laws.