Dodge Magnum SRT-8 

  • 2005
  • 425 HP 6.1L
  • 170 mph
The Magnum SRT8 is an astonishing performance value; a car with the power and the handling to match the macho menace of its slammed sportwagon styling.
by MotorTrend (Sep, 2005)
All SRT8s provide deep reserves of braking from their huge red Brembo calipers.
by MotorTrend (Jul, 2007)

Road Tests Real world tests of the Dodge Magnum SRT-8


Magnum SRT-8
5.4 s
Viper SRT-10
3.4 s
3.9 s

Top speed

Magnum SRT-8
170 mph
Rocket 800
230 mph
M5 Hurricane RS
228 mph


Magnum SRT-8
12.4 s
Viper SRT-10
7.6 s

1/4 mile

Magnum SRT-8
13.9 s
Viper SRT-10
11.6 s
11.9 s

Data points Key details of the Dodge Magnum SRT-8


Magnum SRT-8
425 HP
Rocket 800
789 HP


Magnum SRT-8
420 ft-lb
Rocket 800
1,051 ft-lb
370Z Touring
270 ft-lb

In The News From around the web


Dodge Magnum SRT-8
The 2006 Dodge Magnum SRT8 offers key SRT attributes in ride and handling across a dynamic range, benchmark braking, performance-inspired interior appointments and exterior styling, as well as the raw performance of SRT's big-bore version of the HEMI engine.
Engine breathing was increased with new higher-flow cylinder heads, a specially designed intake manifold, and exhaust headers with individual tubes encased in a stainless steel shell, all unique to the 6.1-liter hemi engine.

Dodge Magnum SRT-8
On the inside, the new 2008 Dodge Magnum SRT8 maintains its race-inspired environment.
Detroit, Jan 9, 2007 - The 2008 Dodge Magnum SRT8 is more menacing than ever with a completely redesigned hood, grille, front fascia and functional performance hood scoop.

2008 Dodge Magnum

AutomobileMag News
For its third birthday, the Dodge Magnum gets a bit of cosmetic surgery, chiefly around the headlights, seeking to correct what Chrysler design chief Trevor Creed described as the Magnum's "wide-eyed look.
In addition to scowling new headlights, the '08 Magnum also gets a new grille and the new interior.

2008 Dodge Magnum

Car & Driver News
Auto Shows arrow 2008 Dodge Magnum Draggin' Wagon gets a new look for 2008.
For those of us that find the concept of a $40K, Mustang-humbling muscle wagon a mouth-watering one, but think that the current Dodge Magnum SRT8 looks a bit too bright-eyed and bushy-tailed to actually humble any Mustangs, hold on until this fall for the dramatically facelifted 2008 Magnum.

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Brand Dodge
Year 2005
City mileage 20 MPG

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 10.24 lb/hp
Maximum hp 425 HP @ 6,000 RPM
Maximum torque 420 ft-lb
Steering system Rack and pinion


Displacement 6,100 cc
Cylinders V8
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 10.3:1
Bore/stroke 4.06 in / 3.58 in
Valves per cylinder 2 valves

physical dimensions

Curb weight 4,350 lb
Width 74.1 in
Height 58.3 in
Length 197.7 in
Front track width 63 in
Wheelbase 120 in

road tests

Top speed 170 mph
1/4 mile 13.9 s
0-60mph 5.4 s
0-100mph 12.4 s
Drag coefficient 0.36


Drivetrain AWD or RWD w/ESP
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 5 gears
Axle ratio 3.07:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 457/? 190
Rear wheels 457/? 190
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