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2008 Dodge Magnum SRT8

At a Glance

Pricing $23,420 - $37,905
Drive Types RWD, AWD
Engines 2.7l V6, 3.5l V6, 5.7l V8, 6.1l V8
Transmissions A4, A5
Fuel Economy 15-18 (city), 22-26 (highway)

Overview Information

The SRT8 version of the Magnum features a bored out HEMI with an increased displacement of 6.1L. The 6.1L HEMI produces 425-bhp and 420 lb.-ft. of torque. This is an increase of 85-bhp over the 5.7L HEMI in the Magnum R/T. A revised suspension and upgraded brakes provide additional control for the extra performance. Unique front and rear fascias, 20-inch wheels, Brembo brakes, and 45-series tires round out the SRT8 package. Dodge claims 0-60 times in the low 5 second range. The Magnum R/T and SXT are available in AWD models.

What Changed:

A new hood, grille, and front fascia tighten up the styling. Drag racers will love the new RCD (Reconfigurable Display) that shows performance data.

Official Word:

The newly restyled 2008 Dodge Magnum lineup - including SRT8, R/T, SXT and SE models - continues the boldly-styled theme of American muscle, with its unique profile, exceptional versatility, HEMI(R) power, fuel-saving cylinder deactivation and rear-wheel-drive or all-wheel-drive performance. Advanced technologies, flexible and functional cargo space and integrated safety and security features combine to provide a powerful, capable family vehicle with the ride and handling of a sports car. A package unlike any other in the...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Magnum SE 2.7l V6 (190-bhp) A4 RWD 18/26/22 $23,420
Magnum SXT 3.5l V6 (250-bhp) A4 RWD 17/24/20 $27,225
Magnum SXT 3.5l V6 (250-bhp) A5 AWD 15/22/18 $29,855
Magnum R/T 5.7l V8 (340-bhp) A5 RWD 15/23/19 $31,780
Magnum R/T 5.7l V8 (340-bhp) A5 AWD 15/22/18 $33,880
Magnum SRT8 6.1l V8 (425-bhp) A5 RWD $37,905