Five-Point Inspection: 2015 Dodge Charger SRT 392

Five-Point Inspection: 2015 Dodge Charger SRT 392

Is the Charger SRT Hellcat Really Necessary?

For 2015 the Dodge Charger erupted onto the scene with a controversial new look that was quickly forgotten once the powertrain options were announced.

That’ll happen when a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 making 707 HP is sitting on the spec sheet.

Easily the most powerful full-size family sedan on the market today, there is another power-crazy Charger that has been forced into the shadows by the Hellcat: the SRT 392. With a large, meaty V8 of its own, the SRT 392 is no slouch and offers great performance at a lower price.

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That raises a question: Is the 2015 Dodge Charger Hellcat really necessary? Or is the Charger SRT 392 the better performance buy with all things considered?