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Drag Race: Charger Hellcat Redeye meets AMG E63 S

13-01-2022 12:00
We know what you think. How can a Dodge Charger Hellcat, especially the Redeye spec, be a fair match to a Mercedes E-Class wagon? But wait until you see the race.

We know what you think. How can a Dodge Charger Hellcat, especially the Redeye spec, be a fair match to a Mercedes E-Class wagon? But wait until you see the race.

The Charger extracts up to 807 PS (797 hp / 593 kW) out of its 6.2-liter V8 thanks to forced induction. In turn, the AMG E63 S relies on a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 and gets 611 PS (603 hp / 450 kW). The American muscle car is rather heavy and only has its rear axle to convey the torque to the ground. The German rival benefits from AWD and has a faster sprint time, as stated by the manufacturer.

Not that predictable anymore, right? Watch the video and be surprised!



Editor Andrew Raspopov
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