DETROIT -- Dodge has priced its 2008 Challenger SRT8 muscle coupe at $37,995, including shipping.
The Challenger SRT8 is powered by a 6.1-liter Hemi V-8 engine, similar to the one in the Dodge Charger. Chrysler spokeswoman Kathy Graham said the 2008 Challenger will have power similar to the Charger, which makes 425 hp and 430 pounds-feet of torque. The 2008 Challengers Hemi will be mated to a five-speed automatic transmission with auto-stick shifting.
When it arrives in showrooms this spring, the 2008 Challenger SRT8 will be available in black, silver and Hemi orange paint colors.
Dodge dealers will begin taking orders for the muscle coupe Monday, Dec. 3.