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  1. Millhouse1632

    Millhouse1632 Rookie

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    Hey all. Names Mike, 33 yrs old and wanted a challenger as soon as they re-released them in 2008. Unfortunately they were going for way above sticker price and I couldn't afford one at the time. In 2010 when the Camero was released again that drove the prices on the challengers down and I went for it. I bought a 2010 Mopar package RT in black pearl. Hood scoop and raised spoiler with the fader stripes in matte black on the sides, 6 speed manual. Loved it and for the last 6 yrs only put 16k miles on it, cared for it and stored it in the winter. I added an STS turbo kit that put me near 500hp at the wheel. All that (and some continued job growth with better pay) led me to want a hellcat more t 20160402_122820.jpg han anything. The dealer actually gave me 28k trade in which helped. But now the proud new owner of a 2016 SRT challenger hellcat. Couldn't be happier
     
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  2. april77

    april77 Naughty SheDevil Mod Staff Member Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member HCC Charter Member

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    Hello, and welcome! Grtz on that new Hellcat ... it's a beauty! :D

    April
     
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    Welcome and congratulations on your cat
     
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  4. AKHills

    AKHills The Alaska Hellraiser! Alaska HCC President. Hellcat Car Club HCC Charter Member

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    Welcome to the club!
     
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    Toolman_42 Gold Member

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    Congrats on the upgrade! Enjoy!
     
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    spbmopar Senior Hellcat Member

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    What color is that, can't tell if it's black or cyrstal gray - Nice car BTW!
     
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    Great story... Love a solid Mopar fan and owner. I'm sure you will enjoy the power difference in your new ride! Congrats on your new HC and welcome to the forum.
     
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    MABBRYFL30 NYS President Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member

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    Congratulations welcome to the forum from upstate New York enjoy that beautiful car
     
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    BeBeep SRT Hellcat Supporter Gold Supporting Member

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    Congratulations!!!
     
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    Very cool congratulations welcome aboard.
     
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    bam bam Silver Member

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    Welcome aboard and congratulations on the beautiful new Hemi HellCat.
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  12. BIG DAWG

    BIG DAWG Hellcat, 1st Florida Cavalry Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member HCC National Exec. Director HCC Charter Member

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    Welcome to our little slice of "heaven", Mike!
     
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    DGatzby Gold Member Hellcat Car Club HCC Charter Member Midwest Regional Pres.

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    Congrats, Mike. Car looks great, it is good to move into the "top" Mopar for now, enjoy it! Can't wait to hear what you think of another 200 hp, but I bet you feel a way different and more powerful power curve than the turbo assisted 392.

    Is it an A8?
     

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