For the fans of American cars, today we’ve got a video worth watching, as it documents a very exciting speed race between the 2020 Dodge Charger Hellcat Widebodyand the new Corvette C8 Z51 on a race track.
This race was held by the famous American modification company team, Hennessy Performance, on its track in Texas, which said that both cars did not get any mechanical modification and both of them were stock .
Watch the speed race video between the Charger SRT Hellcat and the new Corvette with the Z51 Modification Package:
As we saw in the video, this challenge included two races, the first of which was from the start of a standstill point on a straight-line track. Of course, the weight difference between the two cars, being from different categories, played a big role in the result.
As for the second challenge, it started while the cars were moving at a speed of 64 km / h (40 mph), and despite the quick launch of the Corvette at the beginning, in the end, it was a little slower than the Charger SRT Hellcat.
2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Z51 Mechanical Specifications:
This American sports car is powered by a naturally aspirated 6.2L LT2 V8 engine that generates 495 hp and 637 Nm of torque. The 1,666 kg Corvette can reach a speed of 96 km / h (60 mph) In less than 3 seconds, and its top speed is 312 km / h (194 mph).
2020 Dodge Charger Hellcat’s Widebody mechanical specifications:
The sporty performance sedan is powered by a supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine with an output of 707 hp and 881 Nm of torque. The 2,080 kg charger can accelerate from zero to 96 km / h ( 60 mph) in 3.6 seconds and can reach a top speed of 315 km / h (196 mph).
Which car did you like the most, the new Charger Hellcat or the all-new Corvette C8???