The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery

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  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
    The Dodge Challenger's lineup can be rather confusing at times, with subtle performance differences between these cars. But how do these numbers pan out in real life?
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
    Well, let's find out because a Hellcat takes on a Redeye in a couple of quarter-mile runs. Both engines feature the 6.2 liter V-8 engine, with the Hellcat producing 707hp and 650 lb-ft of torque
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
    The Redeye, which if you didn't recognize is the one in the wine color, features a detuned version of the Demon's engine and it produces 797 hp and 707 lb-ft of torque, using a bigger 2.7 liter supercharger
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
    And the performance difference is almost immediately apparent, with the Redeye taking the win, completing the quarter-mile in 10.84 seconds at 130.05 mph
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
    It was now time for round two, this time, we have a dark grey SRT Hellcat
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
    while at the other end, we have this purple Redeye. Dodge says that 25% of engine components are different on the Redeye when compared to the Hellcat. It even employs a high performance propshaft
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
    Both cars burn some rubber before lining up to do a standing quarter
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
    The hammer drops and the hellcat has a poor reaction time. The Redeye's driver meanwhile got a perfect launch
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
    and easily took the win, clocking in a quarter-mile time of 10.45 seconds at 134 mph. It's only on a track that we truly get to gauge the performance differential of these iconic Muscle cars. Swipe Up to Read More.
  • The Ultimate Challenger Showdown: Hellcat Redeye vs Hellcat - gallery
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