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What’s Faster: A Ferrari or a 1970 Barracuda?

You may have some rethinking to do. What happens when you take an old 1970 Plymouth Barracuda, spruce it up a bit (read: pack it with a 1,000-horsepower Viper V-10), pit it against a Ferrari Enzo, and take it out on the track at the Chrysler proving grounds in Chelsea, Michigan? Well, if you’re Legendary Motorcar, you end up tearing off your windshield molding and popping your hood line three full inches you’re going so…

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What’s Faster: A Ferrari or a 1970 Barracuda?

Meet the Fastest Viper Yet: The 2010 Viper ACR-X

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…

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Meet the Fastest Viper Yet: The 2010 Viper ACR-X

A Flex of Dodge Muscle at the LA Auto Show

A full line of 2010 Dodge vehicles fills most of the West Hall’s square footage at the LA Auto Show.


Dodge Charger, Challenger, Avenger, Nitro, Grand Caravan, Caliber and Journey models are all here, showcasing their key refinements for 2010. But of course, the Dodge making big news is the Viper SRT, which will have a limited production run of 500 units. One particular limited edition model, the ACR 1:33 — a tribute to the car that set the track record at Laguna Seca last month — will…

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A Flex of Dodge Muscle at the LA Auto Show