’ Dodge//SRT takes on One Lap of America once more, this 12 months in Dodge Durango SRT Pursuit idea
One 12 months in the past, a Dodge//SRT -backed driving duo proved to One Lap of America rivals that the mixture of energy, all-wheel drive and room to stretch out within the Dodge Durango SRT is a successful method for the weeklong endurance occasion.
Individuals have been watching. So now, SRT automobile efficiency dynamics engineer David Carr and dodgegarage.com contributor David Hakim are again to defend their class championship within the 2019 One Lap of America, which kicks off this weekend. There are a handful of different groups that need the category title.
Carr and Hakim are embracing the “Pursuit” of their crown. The roomy, specifically ready Durango SRT returns as their experience, boosted with a few of the most coveted elements within the SRT and Mopar elements rooms.
This particular, one-off Durango SRT Pursuit idea packs the 797-horsepower supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI® high-output V-Eight discovered within the 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye, feeding the AWD drivetrain by the strong TorqueFlite Eight-speed computerized transmission. Conceptual coil springs from Mopar drop the Durango’s experience top zero.6 inches, maximizing grip from the 20-inch wheels wrapped in 305/35ZR20 Pirelli P-Zero tires from the Challenger SRT Hellcat Widebody. Brembo brakes and rotors entrance and rear present the stopping energy.
Inside, the second- and third-row seats are eliminated for weight financial savings, whereas a four-point roll bar and five-point security harness assist shield the driving force throughout the competitors occasions. The Durango SRT’s heated and cooled entrance seats will coddle Carr and Hakim between occasions.
It’s a setup ideally fitted to the One Lap’s mixture of street course, moist and dry skid pads and drag strip competitors challenges, together with the a whole bunch of miles of transit between every competitors website.
The One Lap Dodge Durango SRT Pursuit idea and its driving staff received’t sneak up on the sphere, or harmless bystanders – the automobile is wrapped in Dodge Pursuit Regulation Enforcement livery and sports activities a Whelen gentle and siren package deal. It shouldn’t be a shock that Dodge//SRT nicknamed the Durango idea “Velocity Lure.”
Is it sufficient to fend off the “dangerous guys?” We’ll know after seven days, greater than four,000 miles (on one set of tires) and eight tracks unfold throughout seven states.
Hold an eye fixed out for “Velocity Lure” at dodgegarage.com.