Showing posts in the category of SRT Viper

Dodge Viper Posts Best Sales Month Since Gen 5 Launch After Price Cuts


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It appears that Dodge’s decision to cut $15,000 off the Viper’s price for 2015 models and unsold 2014 models went down well with consumers, as sales have almost tripled in September compared to August.

This Viper V10-Swapped Honda S2000 Doesn’t Care What VTEC is


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As far as implausible engine swaps go, this one isn’t quite at the top of the tables, but it’s close. However, the Craigslist ad description for this Viper V10-swapped Honda S2000 puts it in a different light.

2015 Dodge Viper SRT Gets 5 More Horsepower, New Grades and Special Editions


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Confirming an earlier report, Dodge has announced that the 2015 Viper’s 8.4-liter V10 engine produces 645 horsepower – 5 horsepower more than on the 2014 model.

Next-Gen Viper Could Sport Supercharged V10, Report Suggests


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It makes perfectly reasonable sense to believe the next generation SRT Viper could ditch natural aspiration for its V10 engine, in favor of some kind of boost. Its parent company is already selling a two-door (and even a four-door) with more horsepower than the Viper.

Zagato Alfa Romeo TZ3 Stradales for Sale in CA, or How a Dodge Viper Can Fetch $699,900


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Italian design meets raw American power: that's the tagline for Zagato's Alfa Romeo-badged, but Dodge Viper-based, TZ3 Stradale. Only nine copies of the limited production car rolled out of the coachbuilder's factory in Italy and one of them is now offered for sale at a Ferrari dealership in Newport Beach California.

Viper-Based Bravado Banshee is Your Real-Life taste of Grand Theft Auto; $170k on eBay


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You don’t have to be a Grand Theft Auto (GTA) fan to like the Bravado Banshee, a virtual, made-up model that is a kind of Viper-spoof for you make quick getaways in. At least not when it comes to this actual recreation of that car, made in real life using the underpinnings of a 2006 Dodge Viper SRT-10.

SRT Viper GTS vs. Porsche 991 Turbo S is Not Your Usual Comparison


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You don’t need us to tell you how different the SRT Viper GTS is to a Porsche 911 Turbo S; they could be considered rivals, though, in all fairness, one is still a brutal and old school still quite analog machine, whilst the other does all of the hard work for you, making you feel like a truly excellent driver.

Chrysler Kills SRT Brand, Viper Returns to Dodge


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It was kind of fun while it lasted, but Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has made the decision to axe SRT as a standalone brand and consolidated all models "under the Dodge brand", which makes sense for the Viper, Charger and Challenger SRT, but what about the Chrysler 300 SRT and the Jeep Cherokee SRT?

SRT Viper Combines Anodized Carbon Special Edition with Time Attack Group


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*Updated gallery with live photos from the NY Auto Show

What is the fastest way to launch a special edition model? SRT thinks it’s combining two previous special editions, more specifically the Viper Anodized Carbon Special Package and the Viper Time Attack Group.

SRT Viper Production Idled for Two Months Amid Slow Sales


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The Chrysler Group said it is temporarily idling the Conner Avenue Assembly Plant that produces the SRT Viper sports car. Although the carmaker didn’t say why it made this decision, it was most likely provoked by slow sales.

SRT Boss Says Viper Must Not Be Compared to Corvette


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The SRT Viper did not enjoy a smooth sales start when it debuted last year, but despite problems, SRT CEO Ralph Gilles said in November that there were no reasons to worry, as the plant had hundreds of orders waiting to be built.

SRT Viper Slithers to Detroit with New Stryker Green Color, GT Package and Prototype Aero Kit


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At the Detroit motor show, SRT will introduce a new and rather eye-popping shade for the latest Viper named Stryker Green, which is claimed to be an evolution of the Snakeskin Green exterior color that first appeared in 2008 with "enhanced green and yellow pigments and a 'liquid mercury' appearance," according to the automaker.

SRT Details 2014 Viper Time Attack, Only 159 Will Be Made


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SRT has released more information about their street-legal 2014 Viper TA (Time Attack) sports car. Based on the lightest model in the Viper range, the SRT, the TA Special Edition Package features upgraded aerodynamics, chassis and brakes that enhance the driving experience on a racetrack.

SRT Viper Doing Just Fine Thanks You Very Much, Says Brand Boss


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SRT may have reduced Viper production by 33 percent earlier this year, but the iconic sports car is here to stay. The message was sent from SRT CEO Ralph Gilles at the Los Angeles Auto Show, where the executive stressed that the Viper has a bright future.

Powerslide It Like It's 1994: Brand New Viper RT/10 with Only 499 Miles


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Are you ready to take a trip back to the past and the year 1994? Because if you are, we have a special treat for you that we found on eBay, a practically unused 1994 Dodge Viper RT/10 Gen 1 roadster with just under 500 miles (499 miles or 803 kilometers, to be precise) that's listed for sale with a reasonable asking price of $37,500 (€27,710).

Only Fifty of these Flat Gray Special Edition SRT Vipers Will be Built


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Matte paint finishes have become increasingly common in the industry as unique manufacturer-backed options, even if they require the kind of special attention that probably not all owners will be willing and able to give.

SRT Announces the Finalists for Name This New Viper Blue Color Contest


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Let the drums roll and the beers flow: Chrysler's SRT division has released the three finalists in its contest for naming a new blue exterior hue for the 2014MY Viper, which it handpicked from more than 11,000 submissions.

C&D Shows how to Beat the SRT Viper’s Launch Control System


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On most cars, using the launch control system is the fastest way of get off the line. However, there are some models in which the launch control can be beaten, as you will see in the following video from Car&Driver.

What Would You Name This New 2014 SRT Viper Color?


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In a rather playful twist, the Chrysler Group has made the decision to allow fans of the brand to name new shade of blue for the 2014 SRT Viper, which right now, is listed as "No Name Blue" on the brand's website. Just don't call it baby blue or Estoril blue – BMW may take offense with the latter and unleash the company lawyers.

Hennessey Gives SRT Viper a Bit of Extra Power, a Lot of Extra Badging… [w/Videos]


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Hennessey is famous for extracting a lot of horsepower from engines with the use/optimization of forced induction. Their kits range from light to hardcore and the Venom 700R pack for the SRT Viper is on the less complex end of the scale.