Customer Spotlight: Charles Eklund's Record-Breaking Dodge Charger Hellcat
In this week's customer spotlight, we feature Charles Eklund from Weimar, TX, who has taken his 2018 Dodge Charger Hellcat to new heights of performance. As a High-Performance Consultant at Hennessey Performance, Charles knows what it takes to create a powerful, reliable, and head-turning machine. Let's dive into the details of his incredible build.
Make and Model: 2018 Dodge Charger Hellcat
Color: Destroyer Grey
Powerful Performance Upgrades:
Demon Performance/TKM 400ci Stroker
Thitek Bear Heads
Cammotion Custom Cam
2.7L Demon Blower
SDG Hellephant Snout
SDG Billet Bearing Plate
SDG Ceramic Bearings
Stage 2 Interchiller
BMR Expansion Tank
FORE Triple Pumps
American Racing Headers (ARH) 2" Ceramic Coated Headers
ARH Catless Midpipes
Handling and Suspension Upgrades:
AAD Drag Pack
HHP Sway Bar Links
HHP Drag Springs
Wheels and Tires:
17x11 Weld S76 Beadlocks
315/50/17 Mickey Thompson Tires
Impressive Performance Stats:
30k+ miles at over 1000whp
10k miles over 1100whp
Sub 5-second 60-130mph
181mph in 1/2 mile
208mph in full mile at the Texas Mile event (Fastest sedan in both 1/2 and mile categories)
Customer Testimonial: Charles praises SDG Motorsports for their extensive research, time, and development that shows in the quality of work. He appreciates the immediate solutions provided by SDG for any questions or issues. The Hellephant Killer Snout's distinctive sound has been a head-turner everywhere he goes. Charles recommends SDG Motorsports to everyone in the Hellcat market.
Advice from Charles: Always remember that there will be someone faster out there. A stock Hellcat is already faster than 95% of the cars on the road. Enjoy the car in different stages and don't chase a number on the internet.
Charles Eklund's Dodge Charger Hellcat is an outstanding example of how SDG Motorsports products and services can transform a vehicle into a record-breaking machine. We are proud to be a part of Charles' journey and look forward to featuring more customer spotlights in the future.