New Member - New Hellcat

Discussion in 'New Member Introduction' started by Robo21, Mar 29, 2016.

  1. Robo21

    Robo21 Gold Member

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2016
    Messages:
    724
    Likes Received:
    308
    Trophy Points:
    233
    Location:
    So Cal
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Hi Guys and Girls,

    As of last Friday 3/25 I joined the Hellcat club. What a club it is! Needless to say, I was impressed by the power, build quality and handling of my new Challenger Hellcat. And to think that I almost "settled" for an SRT 392. Not that it would have been a bad choice, still a great car, but just not a Hellcat.

    My dealer called and told me that they had a Silver Challenger on the floor - loaded - with sunroof, black Laguna leather, etc. etc. I think the only things not on the list were the engine block heater (I don't need) and the red seat belts (I don't care for). I almost passed on the car but my wife took a look at the photo and twisted my arm. She reminded me, "You won't regret the things that you do, only the things that you don't do."

    I am no stranger to track events, ran in the advanced group at Willow Springs track events with both of my previous rides, an '03 Mustang Cobra modded for improved braking, handling and extra power, and subsequently my C6 Z06 Corvette. It has been an automotive progression up to the Hellcat.

    The build quality and power are remarkable. I am looking forward to learning all that this outstanding vehicle has to offer and hearing your experiences with your SRT's as well as getting to know the members here.

    Robin
     
    • Like Like x 3
  2. Angel

    Angel Gold Member

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 2015
    Messages:
    1,204
    Likes Received:
    528
    Trophy Points:
    313
    Location:
    League City, TX
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Welcome and congratulations on your cat. Sounds like you have an awesome wife. Did you get the M6 or A8?
     
  3. Hemi Rocket

    Hemi Rocket Gold Member

    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2015
    Messages:
    1,486
    Likes Received:
    462
    Trophy Points:
    218
    Location:
    Albany NY
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Well Robo... welcome to the form and Congrats on the Cat.:D
     
  4. Killer Kat

    Killer Kat Gold Member

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2016
    Messages:
    494
    Likes Received:
    247
    Trophy Points:
    213
    Location:
    Pasadena Md
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Congrats on your HC and welcome to the Hellcat club... Lots and of smiling faces in this group. Enjoy the hell out of your Hellcat!
     
  5. Robo21

    Robo21 Gold Member

    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2016
    Messages:
    724
    Likes Received:
    308
    Trophy Points:
    233
    Location:
    So Cal
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Thank you everyone for the welcoming comments!

    Angel, A8 and I wouldn't have it any other way. This transmission is incredible.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  6. april77

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

    Joined:
    Dec 23, 2014
    Messages:
    6,422
    Likes Received:
    3,592
    Trophy Points:
    963
    Location:
    South Georgia, USA
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Grtz on the new Hellcat, Robin! Enjoy that beast!

    April
     
  7. MABBRYFL30

    MABBRYFL30 NYS President Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member

    Top Poster Of Month

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2016
    Messages:
    4,597
    Likes Received:
    1,825
    Trophy Points:
    568
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    The best part about your your buy is that it's already broken in. So take it easy and take care yourself and that car. Congratulations and from one hellcat owner to another rock on
     
  8. BIG DAWG

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

    Joined:
    May 4, 2015
    Messages:
    1,609
    Likes Received:
    1,002
    Trophy Points:
    563
    Location:
    Florida Panhandle
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Another happy community patron! Congratulations on your choice of wife and vehicle :). Glad to have you with us!
     
  9. blaze

    blaze ☆★✪ The Watcher ✪★☆ Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Dec 28, 2015
    Messages:
    1,772
    Likes Received:
    760
    Trophy Points:
    383
    Location:
    26.7100° N, 80.0500° W
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    hello Robo21 :) congrats on your Hellcat and welcome
     
  10. Diode Dynamics

    Diode Dynamics Silver Member Hellcat Supporting Vendor

    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2015
    Messages:
    359
    Likes Received:
    81
    Trophy Points:
    138
    Location:
    St. Louis, MIssouri
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Welcome and Congratulations!!

    Nick C.
     
  11. Pete Iles

    Pete Iles Silver Member

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2014
    Messages:
    179
    Likes Received:
    61
    Trophy Points:
    138
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Welcome and enjoy
     
  12. ppowell1983

    ppowell1983 BANNED Gold Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2015
    Messages:
    863
    Likes Received:
    398
    Trophy Points:
    313
    Location:
    Plainfield, IL
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Welcome and congrats on the Hellcat.
     
  13. BeBeep

    BeBeep SRT Hellcat Supporter Gold Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2015
    Messages:
    293
    Likes Received:
    118
    Trophy Points:
    193
    Location:
    NRH, TX
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Congratulations!!!
     
    • Like Like x 1
  14. chuck

    chuck Gold Member Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member HCC National President HCC Charter Member

    Joined:
    Jun 22, 2015
    Messages:
    2,451
    Likes Received:
    782
    Trophy Points:
    348
    Location:
    North East Ms
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Welcome to the Forum and congrats on your Hellcat. Yes it's a great car and fun to drive. Enjoy

    Chuck
     
  15. Toolman_42

    Toolman_42 Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 26, 2015
    Messages:
    2,233
    Likes Received:
    633
    Trophy Points:
    458
    Location:
    Virginia
    Vehicle:
    Charger SRT Hellcat
    Congrats on the purchase and welcome to the site!

    Pics if you please!
     

Share This Page