In the newest Dodge Demon teaser video, named ‘Performance Pages’, the Challenger Hellcat-based muscle car’s horsepower and velocity figures, in addition to its quarter-mile time, appeared to have been revealed.
As per the performance pages displayed in the video, the Demon’s 6.2-liter Hellcat HEMI V8 creates around 750 horsepower and around 710 lb-ft of torque. A separate performance page, showing the outcomes of a recent 1/4-mile test, shows a 0-60 mph time of 3.0-seconds flat, a 0-100 time of 6.8 s and a quarter-mile time of 10.5 seconds at 129 miles per hour. The same page likewise shows the automobile will take around 220 feet to stop from 128 miles per hour.
Dodge further revealed the Demon will include adjustable ‘Street’ and ‘Drag’ modes. The ‘Street’ mode will provide numerous levels of engine performance, 3 suspension settings as well as 3 steering settings. ‘Drag’ mode enables additional customization with numerous levels of engine performance, adjustable transmission moving speed and firmness, one level of traction control, one level of suspension feel and reaction and one steering setting. A ‘Custom’ setting will enable the user to easily apply the settings from both Street and Drag modes. For instance, ‘Custom mode’ will permit ‘Drag’ power settings for optimal output to be integrated with street suspension and steering settings if they are not at the track.
Also consisting the Dodge Demon’s performance pages is a driver-selectable line-lock function for burnouts, RPM adjustable launch control having a gear-shift light in the gauge cluster, a lateral and longitudinal g-meter and assess readouts for engine oil pressure and temperature level, coolant temperature, transmission fluid temperature level, intake air temperature, air-fuel ratio, intercooler coolant temperature level, increase pressure and battery voltage. The car will further feature an ‘After-Run Chiller’ that will preserve the cooling fan and intercooler pump pursuing the engine is switched off to help keep it cool and prevent damage.
The 2018 Dodge Demon will be unofficially revealed in early April at the 2017 New York International Auto Show.