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Factory Spec: 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine - 390 horsepower, 407 lb-ft of torque.


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Old 10-04-2009, 05:37 AM
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Not sure if this has been discused yet, but it says on the page before this that the 5.7 is 390hp, but ive heard the 5.7 is rated at 345+ hp, what is the true hp to the wheels on a stock hemi 5.7 single cab
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390 hp is for the newer vehicles .
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it does not matter whether is it single cab or quad cab...the 5.7L hemi engine from 2006-2008 puts out 345hp(300whp approximately), and the 09 puts out 390(345whp approximately)...
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cool sounds good, all mods complete i want to be around 500. i rode with my buddy at work and he has a lightning with 500whp and i almost shit myself, THATS the feeling i want to give people riding in my truck.
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cool sounds good, all mods complete i want to be around 500. i rode with my buddy at work and he has a lightning with 500whp and i almost shit myself, THATS the feeling i want to give people riding in my truck.
That would be pretty sick...good luck with that...
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Chillz estimates are way too optimistic...stockwise, the 3rd gen hemis (345hp at crank) probably puts about 270-275hp to the wheels realistically..
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cool sounds good, all mods complete i want to be around 500. i rode with my buddy at work and he has a lightning with 500whp and i almost shit myself, THATS the feeling i want to give people riding in my truck.
..that's the feeling I give people when they ride in my qc...scare the bejeezus outta them when I spinem up from the gitgo.. and that's "only" with 370whp/390wtq...put's it at around 462hp at the crank (for people who like the crank numbers)
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Chillz estimates are way too optimistic...stockwise, the 3rd gen hemis (345hp at crank) probably puts about 270-275hp to the wheels realistically..
Yeah your right...the truck ran 300whp with a cai and exhaust on it at my school...all stock it runs about 275chp...
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One also good point is that lighting i bet is about 1000 lbs lighter than our rams. Mine comes in at 6700 lbs for the 4x4 QC. For a half ton that's ALOT! Not to high jack this forum or anything but is their reason behind so much weight?
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Yeah your right...the truck ran 300whp with a cai and exhaust on it at my school...all stock it runs about 275chp...
I've been to alot of dynos and seen first hand how disappointed some owners were...the drivetrain loss is incredible, guys were happy just to be in the 300hp level..
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