Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
+91
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password
Ad

Hennessey baptises the Demon

May 13, 2018, 09:40 AM IST by Omkar Thakur
Hennessey baptises the Demon

- Gets new breathing gear, larger supercharger, new ECU

- Quarter-mile in 9.14 seconds

John Hennessey likes to make faster cars go even faster. So what if it is the Dodge Demon, the ridiculously powerful muscle car from the Dodge garage. 

Earlier, it was the Challenger Hellcat that wore the ‘American Muscle’ crown with its 700-odd horsepower. Then Dodge decided to ‘Demon’ize it by slapping a 2.7-litre supercharger and pumping out 840bhp of power. With the puny drag wheels in the front and good rubber in the back, the Demon could pop wheelies on the drag strip.

Well, it probably wasn’t fast enough for Hennessey. Because he now has a 4.5-litre supercharger which adds roughly 40 horsepower more and more torque making it the most powerful production V8 as of now. With sticky tyres and a drag strip, you can now get the quarter-mile done with in just 9.14s with an exit trap speed of 245.5kmph.

It gets a custom intake, throttle body and exhaust and a bespoke ECU which manages the new injectors and valves. And to top it all, it comes with a one year, 20,000km warranty.

Tags:Dodge,Dodge Demon,Hellcat,Hennessey Demon
Show CommentsHide Comments
Ad
  • Upcoming Cars

Tata HarrierTata Harrier

23rd Jan 2019

16L - ₹ 22L
Maruti Suzuki New Wagon RMaruti Suzuki New Wagon R

23rd Jan 2019

4L - ₹ 6L
Mercedes-Benz V-ClassMercedes-Benz V-Class

24th Jan 2019

75L - ₹ 85L
Mahindra XUV300Mahindra XUV300

14th Feb 2019

8L - ₹ 12L
Ford Figo FaceliftFord Figo Facelift

Mar 2019

6L - ₹ 9L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in