Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 vs Dodge Challenger SRT-8 Hellcat

Picture of Chevrolet Camaro ZL1
Picture of Dodge Challenger SRT-8 Hellcat
Category Chevrolet Camaro ZL1Challenger SRT-8
Engine layout 6.2 l V86.4 l V8
Max power (ps / bhp) 588 / 580717 / 707
Max torque (Nm / lb-ft) 751 / 554881 / 650
Curb weight (kg / lb) 1838 / 40521960 / 4321
Power / tonne (ps / bhp) 320 / 316366 / 361

Acceleration

Speed & distance Chevrolet Camaro ZL1Challenger SRT-8
0 - 100 kph 4.6 s3.9 s
0 - 200 kph 14.4 s10.7 s
0 - 250 kph 23.9 s18.3 s
Est. 100 - 200 kph 9.8 s6.8 s
0 - 60 mph 3.8 s3.6 s
0 - 100 mph 8.7 s7.6 s
0 - 150 mph 22.9 s17.0 s
Est. 1/8 mile 8.8 s @ 96.9 mph8.0 s @ 105.6 mph
1/4 mile 11.9 s @ 116.0 mph11.7 s

General performance

Category Chevrolet Camaro ZL1Challenger SRT-8
Top speed 296 kph (184 mph)320 kph (199 mph)
Est. max acceleration 0.67 g (7 m/s²)0.77 g (8 m/s²)
Lateral acceleration 1.03 g (10 m/s²)0.94 g (9 m/s²)
60 mph - 0 30 m (100 ft)33 m (109 ft)
70 mph - 0 48 m (157 ft)47 m (154 ft)

Summary

Category Chevrolet Camaro ZL1Challenger SRT-8
Track Performance 500472
Straight line speed 9811353
Total 14811826

Verdict

Challenger SRT-8 Hellcat is the fastest by a small margin.

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Shaggy  9y ago

@aaaa: Heck yeah. XD


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aaaa  9y ago

@shaggy: I bet you're glad they were wrong about the numbers XD

 

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Caleb  3y ago

Is your name Noah by chance


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lamboboy  9y ago

This just got very relevant.


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Shaggy  10y ago

I looked up, the Challenger SRT/8 Hellcat yesterday on Motor Trend's website, it most likely won't go into production for the 2014 model year, but Dodge is seriously considering producing it, we'll probably see the Hellcat in local Chrysler dealerships within the next couple of years. I also read that may have up to 640 horsepower.


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Fangio Man  10y ago

We need laptimes for the Hellcat, but I think the ZL1 would be faster around the track, too. It has a bit more power and is around 60 kg lighter. The only advantages the Challenger might have are better chassis, brakes, technic, etc.


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BR2+  10y ago

Will delete


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Shaggy  10y ago

I thought this would be an interesting comparison.

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