Will The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Debut at This Year's New York Auto Show?

Feb 26, 2017 07:50 AM EST | Yen Palec


Dodge have been very quiet with regards to providing details about the upcoming 2018 Challenger SRT Demon. It is a well-accepted consensus in the motoring community that the company is working on a new Challenger SRT Demon, but Dodge's silence about the matter have led some to believe the accuracy of such speculations.

Lately, a couple of spy shots believed to be that of the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon have circulated on several motoring websites. Although the car spotted have all the liveries and looks of a Dodge Demon, the photos have to be taken with a grain of salt since someone might just have been photoshopping and the fact that Dodge has kept mom about the matter questions the authenticity of these photos. According to Car Scoops, a digital artist going by the name of JonSibal was able to put up an interesting take on what the upcoming Dodge Demon would look like.

Nevertheless, there are a handful of interesting points that these photos have opened up. First, all of the cars spotted sport Pirelli ties and not the 315/40R18 Nitto NT05R drag radials which were somehow confirmed that the upcoming Demon will have, according to Motor Trend. On the other hand, one particular photo shows a car wearing a Nitto window decal, but not the tires.

One particular rumor claims that the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon will make its official debut in April. The car is expected to be part of the upcoming "The Fate of the Furious" movie which is expected to hit the big screen on April 14. Incidentally, that date is just one day after the end of the New York auto show.

It is clear that Dodge wants to keep everything about the 2018 Challenger SRT Demon a tightly kept secret. All these rumors, leaks, and speculations just add hype to the already popular car. Something that will no doubt turn into a positive sales output.

See Now: OnePlus 6: How Different Will It Be From OnePlus 5?

© 2021 Auto World News, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.
Get the Most Popular Autoworld Stories in a Weekly Newsletter

Join the Conversation

Real Time Analytics