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SRT Hellcat 6.2L Supercharged (2015 - ) Would you like the BLACK KEY or the RED KEY?

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Why make cars that go 175+ mph if the owner never wants to ever use it. Don't know the maximum speed limit in say a big, open state like Texas but maybe a 100+ mph run would be done quite often by any of us if we lived there. Wonder why these types of cars are not "geared" to say a max 120 mph and have the manufactures work on their 0 to 60 (or 100) times instead?
I would prefer to see faster 0-60 mph times than high top end speeds. The only problem with low gearing is poor mileage. My 2009 SRT can go 173 mph, but I will never use it.


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Oooh boy is that accurate. I know someone who just did this a couple months ago on a bike. I don't know exactly how fast he was going but a witness said he was going 70 on his bike and mr. shit-for-brains flew past him like he was standing still. When the witness came up around the corner where the traffic was at a dead stop, dumbshit and his bike were stuffed under the bumper of a truck.

He was always an idiot but its hard to feel bad for people who are that reckless. Just glad he didn't take out anyone else when he went.
And the news report will tell us whether or not he was wearing a helmet.
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