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Old 04-19-2012, 05:32 PM
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Wife's new ride, 2012 SRT8 Charger

Just picked up our new 2012 Dodge Charger SRT8 Monday and all I can say is WOW! We traded in her 2011 Charger R/T Max and it wasn't slow by any means.. But this is 6.4 liters of amazing

This is the wife's ride, but ill probably hold it hostage for a few days.

Here's a few shots from down at the riverfront today.











I had a chance to check out the "Timers" feature. I eased into the throttle to try and keep it from spinning and also let the Charger do the shifting. I had quite a bit of spin still and let off a little early. Not an overly impressive report, but I'm sure if I made a couple of attempts, I could improve the times some more.

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Old 04-19-2012, 05:38 PM
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Re: Wife's new ride :)

Holy crap!!! AWESOME! Some wife has been a REALLY good wife Congrats on the purchase!
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Old 04-19-2012, 05:42 PM
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Very nice!!! GL keeping that paint clean! HAHA!
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Old 04-19-2012, 06:02 PM
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nice! that was my top choice to replace my WK
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Old 04-19-2012, 07:21 PM
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Re: Wife's new ride :)

Awesome!! I want one as well!!
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Re: Wife's new ride :)

Yeah, your wife's.
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Old 04-19-2012, 09:31 PM
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As far as she knows, yes.. lol
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Re: Wife's new ride :)

Beautiful SRT8 Charger!

How much HP does that produce?
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Beautiful SRT8 Charger!

How much HP does that produce?
Thank you! From ChryCo: 470hp/470lb-ft However, I've seen a few dyno runs producing 420hp at the wheel stock, so going by 15% trans loss of HP, it could be a little higher than what they're saying..
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Some pics from the other day





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Re: Wife's new ride :)

This car is incredibly beautiful! You have one lucky wife
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She's lucky haha. Any mods planned?
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