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Quick Spin: Hurst Hemi Challenger Series 5

Like a Viper With Rear Seats and a Proper Trunk We've seen how Hurst Hemi Challengers are put together, but the last time we tried to drive one we couldn't get above 25 mph because of the prototype wheels. To correct that hideous oversight, Hurst slapped a couple of production wheels on a black and a white version of their Challenger, and we took both out for their yearly physicals. Just like the song went, it was ebony and ivory living in perfect harmony. Like King Kong and the Abominable Snowman. Follow the jump for the story. Photos copyright ©2010 Drew Phillips / AOL... Read More

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