Mopar is coming out hard for 2016 with the new Challenger Drag Pak(s). For the first time there will be a supercharged option featuring a 5.8 L 354 ci Hemi V8 along side the famed 7.0 L 426i Hemi. Both cars are projected to be in the 8 second 1/4 mile range.
“Remaining true to its performance roots, the Mopar brand unveiled the next-generation Mopar Dodge Challenger Drag Pak, a factory-prepped package car specifically geared for drag racing. The vehicle, revealed today at the FCA US LLC Chelsea Proving Grounds, is built on the Dodge Challenger platform and will come with the option of either the brand’s first-ever offering of a supercharged 354-cubic-inch Gen III HEMI® engine or a naturally aspirated 426-cubic-inch Gen III HEMI engine.” Read more…