It’s no secret that Dodge’s new 707 horsepower Hellcat power plant has caused quite a stir among performance car enthusiasts. When we headed to Portland earlier this year to drive the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, we came away with a lot of reasons to be excited. Considering that the Charger and Challenger share a nearly identical platform aside from the coupe’s shorter wheelbase, it comes as little surprise that the driving experience between the two is fairly similar. Still, with four doors, the Charger serves a different purpose in Dodge’s lineup, and the automaker has made a concerted effort to give the Charger its own unique characteristics that complement its sedan configuration and the role it will play for potential buyers. To get a better understanding of exactly what that entails, we headed to Washington D.C. and nearby Summit Point Motorsports Park in West Virginia to see for ourselves.

Read our thoughts on the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat here:

2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat
Price: $63,995 (base)
Engine: 6.2-liter supercharged V8
Output: 707 horsepower / 650 pound-feet
0-60 mph: 3.6 seconds (est)
Fuel Economy: 13 mpg city / 22 mpg highway
On Sale: Early 2015

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    • CJ Colvin
      CJ Colvin

      This is one badass sedan.

      about 5 days ago
    • Jose Camarillo
      Jose Camarillo

      The bottle 😂😂

      about 2 months ago
    • Brandon Cazares
      Brandon Cazares

      My mom has a 2018 Dodge Charger in black

      about 3 months ago
    • James Sarantis
      James Sarantis

      Actually I have that issue of keeping it planted on dry ground. I took out the throttle delay with a sprint booster and it's kind of touchy. Gotta be careful in these things. That's the kind of power I like.

      about 5 months ago
    • Caique Moreira
      Caique Moreira

      I love thsi car

      about 5 months ago
    • weirdshibainu

      I'd go with the standard srt. The supercharger reliability and extra cost isnt necessary for me.

      about 9 months ago
    • Bree OfPlague
      Bree OfPlague

      When you floor it, it sounds sexy

      about 10 months ago
    • ultimate videos by Brock Lesner fan.
      ultimate videos by Brock Lesner fan.

      I love you dodge charger.

      about 11 months ago
    • Trey Hearon
      Trey Hearon

      I want to test drive that thing i drive and park ram trucks all day lol

      about 11 months ago
    • Kevo Kirby
      Kevo Kirby

      Land yacht.

      about 1 year ago
    • بندر حسين
      بندر حسين

      ياولد ع الطلاق انك حرمه

      about 1 year ago
    • Jaydawg 11
      Jaydawg 11


      about 1 year ago
    • Bru Schmidt
      Bru Schmidt

      Why are radios "already on" in most of the car reviews? Whoever delivers them nds2B told to shut everything off B4 leaving the car! Hearing a loud radio blaring first thing the engine starts, doesn't enhance the YouTube experience.

      about 1 year ago
    • The other "No" dude
      The other "No" dude


      Hell yeah

      about 1 year ago
    • Jarra7 Games
      Jarra7 Games

      My dream car 😍😋

      about 1 year ago
    • H-J17

      يا زين الصوت الطرررب اللي طرب لايك

      about 1 year ago
    • Michael Saucedo
      Michael Saucedo

      I probably wouldn’t listen to music while driving one of these because how amazing that supercharger sounds 😫😍🔥

      about 1 year ago
    • BornToBeFamed

      I will have an rs7 or hellcat charger for sure

      about 1 year ago
    • امظلوم ✓
      امظلوم ✓

      صوت السوبر😍😍

      about 1 year ago
    • H-J17
      H-J17 In reply to امظلوم ✓

      طرررب الف

      about 1 year ago
    • MEEX 999
      MEEX 999 In reply to امظلوم ✓


      about 1 year ago
    • DatCarGuy310

      just imagine if dodge came up with the Ram hellcat or the Durango hellcat

      about 1 year ago
    • Ishiro Juárez
      Ishiro Juárez

      sorry for some by the sstupid question that i will, this car can be driving without the paddle shifters?

      about 1 year ago
    • soltan sss
      soltan sss


      about 2 years ago
    • American Not American't
      American Not American't

      Nice interior I might add and nice engine sound also lol.

      about 2 years ago
    • Slapdash

      Is there window display for km/h like German car has?

      about 2 years ago
    • tyler boyer
      tyler boyer In reply to Slapdash

      yes you can change it over on the digital spedo.

      about 1 year ago
    • Alecto 7
      Alecto 7

      I'm from canada belive it or not some of are cops drive these things

      about 2 years ago
    • tyler boyer
      tyler boyer In reply to Alecto 7

      i have yet to see one. mostly F150s and they love their caravans around here. for marked you get the charger 5.7 or the v6 or the taurus or the tahoe. Have yet to see a hellcat around niagara or toronto

      about 1 year ago
    • Eric Pickle
      Eric Pickle

      Route 340 in WV/VA near Charles Town and Berryville

      about 2 years ago
    • TheProtorianez

      I'm in love. 6.2L with compressor and this output of power. Sick sound and filling of this thing.

      about 2 years ago
    • Steven Cook
      Steven Cook

      I agree, the only problem is having no manual transmission a hellcat should always have a manual. The Ford Mustang Fastback gets a clutchless selectshift. But I like the look of the dodge charger and the challenger better. I'm too use to driving 4 door cars so I would probably end up buying the charger if I ever get the chance to.

      about 2 years ago
    • Terry Wrist
      Terry Wrist

      Hilly Road POV Test Drive****

      about 2 years ago
    • Under A Bridge Too Far
      Under A Bridge Too Far

      It's a Dodge Charger Hellcat
      Not a SRT hellcat lol

      (even tho the engine is the SRT)

      about 2 years ago
    • Midwest Mopars
      Midwest Mopars In reply to Under A Bridge Too Far

      Just being that character who lives under a bridge it is an srt hellcat.

      about 2 years ago