The Hellcat will quickly head again from whence it got here.

The supercharged 6.2-liter Hellcat V8 has been offered in a variety of versions.

The supercharged 6.2-liter Hellcat V8 has been supplied in quite a lot of variations.

Dodge’s demonic supercharged V8 engine and the Challenger and Charger fashions that function it’s going to finish manufacturing with the 2023 mannequin yr, the model’s boss has confirmed.

“I will have this car, this platform, this powertrain as we know it through the end of ’23. There’s two more years to buy a Hellcat, then it’s history,” Dodge CEO Tim Kuniskis instructed Motor Authority.

The 2022 Dodge Charger and Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye models have 807 hp engines.

The 2022 Dodge Charger and Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye fashions have 807 hp engines.

The monster motor debuted in the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat with 707 hp and has since been supplied in variations with up to 808 hp working on avenue gasoline.

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Dodge has already discontinued the limited-edition Durango SRT Hellcat SUV due to more and more strict federal emissions guidelines and Kuniskis cited the laws as a motive the engine could be retired.

The 2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat was a single-year model that was so popular Dodge had to increase production from a planned 2,000 to 3,000.

The 2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat was a single-year mannequin that was so well-liked Dodge had to improve manufacturing from a deliberate 2,000 to 3,000.

“You can still meet emissions with these cars. You’re going to pay a lot of compliance fines,” Kuniskis stated.

Along with being a drag on the automaker’s fleet gasoline financial system, consumers of Hellcat-powered Challengers and Chargers at present have to pay a fuel guzzler tax upward of $2,100 per automotive.

Ram has not confirmed if the Hellcat-powered TRX pickup will endure the identical destiny because the Dodges.

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The Hellcat goes out with a bang, nevertheless. Dodge final week introduced new Challenger and Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Jailbreak fashions with 807 hp Hellcats that may be configured with myriad colour, trim and look accent mixtures that may doubtlessly make each fully distinctive.

Dodge is not finished with muscle, nevertheless, it’s going to simply offer a unique variety in the long run. 

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Kuniskis stated that he’ll be taking the wraps off of the primary battery-powered Dodge subsequent yr forward of its debut as a 2024 mannequin.