What do you call the Entry on the subject of tuning? For me and for many others, tuning begins with a lowering or a loud sports exhaust and, most importantly, with an increase in performance! It should also be clear that everyone interprets the topic of tuning differently and so in the end everyone has a different idea of a tuned vehicle. But what if we take the trouble and compare our question with a statistic? Then we will find that for a good 60% of all vehicle owners with a desire for customization, the car is the first to receive a new wheel set and this is almost always at least 1 inch larger than the factory rims. The rims are replaced before the car is chiptuned or lowered. In other words, a new wheel set is the most frequent change to a vehicle, but it is also one of the most expensive. The choice to exchange the rims is understandable, because the rims installed ex works are not necessarily unsightly, the problem is that the standard rims are selected in the manufacturer's configurator and of course thousands of other buyers of a Dodge Challenger, in this case 707PS strong, have that Hellcat, also done. In addition, the wheel sets are of course trimmed in the direction of mainstream optics ex works because they should please the general public.
Repertoire of Ferrada Wheels
All very good reasons for a new set of rims! Why not look around in the Ferrada Wheels repertoire to see if there is a fancy alternative? The owner of this dark blue Dodge Challenger Hellcat has "the wheelset project“And the standard rims were exchanged for a Ferrada Wheels FR3 wheel set in 20 inches. Who knows Ferrada Wheels can understand why it had to be this particular provider! Ferrada has high quality rims in its range and a diverse selection. As you can see, there was also something suitable for the currently most powerful series coupe from America and the project could begin. Apart from the new rims, the Hellcat has received further changes which we are only aware of based on the photos, unfortunately we do not currently have exact details. Regardless of the focus is the new FR3 wheelset which certainly does not miss the standard rims and is definitely an asset to the Hellcat. The vehicle looks more dynamic and sporty, which is always a plus and should drive accordingly. We took a closer look at the photos and looked for differences compared to the production model and were able to determine a few more changes to the rims.
What we from the tuner Need4Speed Motorsports have experienced and recognized themselves, we provide you as usual in a summary below. If you notice any further changes, we would be happy if you post them in the comment box.
Ps. Do you want to see more tuned vehicles from Need4Speed Motorsports? For example, we have one Audi S3 sedan on HRE RS103 Alu's or even one Chevrolet Camaro SS on 22 inch Vossen Wheels VFS1 alloy wheels. Just click at Photo Reference in the name of the tuner and you get all the vehicles we know so far.
(Photos: Need4Speed Motorsports)
These are the known changes to the series:
- Ferrada Wheels FR3 wheelset (20 inches, 5 × 114.3, Machined Silver)
- red calipers
- Lowering (coilover suspension, airride air suspension - more information is not available)
- darkened / tinted windows
- possibly a performance increase - (chip tuning, tuning box, compressor or turbo conversion, NOS etc. - more information is not available)
- possibly a sports exhaust system (more information is not available)
We are sure that we will receive some information and definitely new pictures and videos in the next few weeks. As soon as this is the case, we will of course add to the article and inform you about it.
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