To celebrate the nearly 20-year reign of the Viper as we know it today and the next generation currently “under investigation,” Dodge has unveiled the 2010 Viper SRT10 Final Edition. To commemorate its exclusivity, the current generation Viper Final Edition will only be produced in extremely limited quantities, including 20 Coupes, 18 Roadsters and 12 ACR models. All models will feature the SRT10’s infamous 8.4L V10 powerplant, cranking out 600-horsepower and 560 lb-ft of torque and boasting a sub-4 second 0-60 mph lap time. In case the deafening roar…Read More
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The new 2010 Viper ACR-X debuts this morning at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show in Orlando, Florida. In a nutshell: It’s a turn-key, limited-edition Viper aimed specifically at road racers that combines the best performance attributes of the Viper Competition Coupe and the record-breaking Viper ACR. (The SRT team tested it at Laguna Seca raceway for the first time last month, and professional driver Kuno Wittmer was able to run consistent 1:31.00 lap times around the 2.238-mile, 11-turn course more than 3 seconds faster than the record-breaking…Read More
Chris Winkler and the Viper crew set out this morning to test out the new Viper ACR on a track for the first time — and in the course of that testing managed to set a new course record at Laguna Seca for a production car.
At 12:26 Pacific time, after six hot laps and a few hours of practice runs, Dodge SRT engineer Chris Winkler clocked a lap time of 1:33.915. Click over to our Viper Test page for a…Read More