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Watch the New Viper ACR-X Tear Up the Track

We know you guys are already drooling over the Viper ACR-X, the turn-key spec racer that Dodge debuted in Orlando last week. We hate to torture you further, since the car won’t be available until Spring, but we had a feeling you might want to see some video of it being tested on the track at Laguna Seca — complete with great audio of its deep, throaty roar.



Also in this clip: Dodge President and CEO Ralph Gilles talks about…

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Watch the New Viper ACR-X Tear Up the Track

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