Dodge Super 8 Hemi
The Dodge Super 8 Hemi was a concept car created by DaimlerChrysler under the Dodge brand name. It was first introduced at the 2001 North American International Auto Show. It is a combination of the classic design from Dodge's past vehicles and the design from Dodge's SUVs and trucks. It was also featured in Midnight Club 3: DUB Edition Remix.
In the Super 8 Hemi is a 5.7-liter V8 engine, not to be confused with the 426 Hemi used by Dodge 1960s for street and NASCAR. The Super 8 Hemi has up to 353 horsepower and has a 154 mile-per-hour top speed (248 km/h). The Super 8 Hemi's torque is rated at 395 pound-feet (536 N·m).It can also go from zero to sixty in about 5.7 seconds. The Super 8 Hemi uses a four-speed automatic transmission with an Autostick.
The Super 8 Hemi was recently created as a scale model by Hot Wheels for their 2005 Drop-Top series. This Super 8 Hemi, though, is a stylized take or faux copy of the real Super 8 Hemi, featuring much larger wheels and a chopped top.
- The Super 8 Hemi's page @ Dodge.com
- Hot Wheels Guide - 2005 First Editions
- Automotive Intelligence Article for the Super 8 Hemi
|Dodge concept vehicles|
|Cars:||Challenger | Copperhead | Demon Concept | Intrepid ESX | Razor | Slingshot | Super 8 Hemi|
|Vans / SUVs:||EPIC | Hornet | Kahuna | Powerbox|
|Trucks:||M80 | MAXXcab | Rampage Concept | Sidewinder|