1150-hp Challenger Hellcat against McLaren 720SJuly 26, 2018
The authors of the YouTube-channel DragTimes organized an overclocking competition from 45 to 160 miles per hour (72-258 kilometers per hour) between the stock McLaren 720S and the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, whose engine output was increased to 1,150 horsepower. The race took place at the Palm Beach International Raceway.
The McLaren 720S is equipped with a four-liter twin-turbo engine, the output of which is 720 horsepower and 770 Nm of torque. According to the manufacturer, the coupe can accelerate to 100 km/h in 2.9 seconds. To accelerate to 300 kilometers per hour the car takes 27 seconds. The maximum speed of a supercar is 341 kilometers per hour.
Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat from the factory is equipped with a compressor V8 volume of 6.2 liters. The output of the unit is 717 horsepower and 881 Nm of torque. The first hundred of the oil mask is exchanged after 3.7 seconds. The maximum speed is 321 kilometers per hour. Participating in the race car is equipped with an enlarged supercharger, and its dynamic characteristics are not reported.
Debuting in June SRT Hellcat Redeye received an 808-horsepower engine from dragon “Demon”. From zero to 96 kilometers per hour SRT Hellcat Redeye accelerates in 3.4 seconds. The maximum speed of a two-door rose to 327 kilometers per hour.