Dealers, Supercharge Your Dodge Challengers!

At this years SEMA show, Dodge will be unveiling a new supercharger kit for the 2008 Dodge Challenger, providing the potential to significantly boost output from the stock 425 HP (in SRT8 trim). The dealer-installed option will be sold through the Mopar brand, and if the co-developed kits from Speedfactory are any… » 7/03/08 3:20pm 7/03/08 3:20pm

Challenger SRT8-Driving "Blonde Bombshell" Revealed As G4TV's Alison…

Remember when we saw that black Dodge Challenger SRT8 making some runs at Irwindale Speedway? Remember the unknown "blonde bombshell" at the wheel last week? Well, it's confirmed — she is a bombshell, and now she's no longer "unknown." Turns out it was Alison Haislip of G4TV doing a bit of test dragging with… » 6/04/08 3:00pm 6/04/08 3:00pm

Dodge Challenger Races Honda Civic SI At Drag Strip

Loyal reader Jack found himself at Irwindale Raceway in SoCal yesterday for the run-what-ya-brung night and lookie what was there, a brand new 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT-8. Here we catch a glimpse of the lady driver givin' it to a Honda Civic SI in an 1/8th mile run which sees the new Mopar take it easy all the way to… » 5/30/08 12:40pm 5/30/08 12:40pm

Chrysler Recreates Vanishing Point Challenger For One Lap Of America,…

Do we like the film Vanishing Point? Maybe a little too much as we've posted the Vanishing Point finale, intro and assorted clips in between. So despite our best efforts to ignore the much-hyped 08 Challenger SRT8, we're going to budge a little because this particular story captures a little of that Jalopnik spirit.… » 5/02/08 1:20pm 5/02/08 1:20pm

2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 Official Interior Photos Sneak Into…

A reader at the Allpar forums has gotten his hands on three interior shots of the 2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8 that look to be official. We're supposed to see the new Challenger later this week, so this is a bit of an embargo break. From what we can see it looks to be a mixture of modern needs, automatic transmissions… » 2/05/08 9:30am 2/05/08 9:30am

2008 Dodge Challengers Hanging Out At Roush With All The Cool Kids

A reader over at CarScoop managed to catch a pair of production-looking 2008 Dodge Challenger muscle cars hanging out at Roush, tuner of most things Ford. There are a couple of interesting things going on here. First, there don't appear to be any racing stripes, which could lead you to think these aren't SRT8's,… » 2/01/08 10:15am 2/01/08 10:15am

2008 Dodge Challenger SRT8, Now With A Real Rear End

Thanks to the kind folks over at Autoweek — and via the folks at the Line on the Inside over at Edmunds — we can now add an official press shot of the 2008 Dodge Challenger to our growing collection from the broken embargo. The main difference between concept and reality is the loss of the LED rear lights. The tips on… » 2/01/08 7:00am 2/01/08 7:00am