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  Dodge Viper Review - Edmunds.com
The Dodge Viper was conceived as a modern interpretation of the classic muscular American sports car.
The Dodge Viper's next era kicked off in 2003 with a third-generation redesign of Chrysler's icon -- the SRT10 roadster became a true convertible with a folding top, and the Viper SRT-10 coupe returned a few years later featuring the previous coupe's "double bubble" roof and dramatic rear styling.
Dodge also changed the exhaust system from side- to rear-exit, which drew the wrath of some Viper nuts despite eliminating the oh-so-frequent leg burns that would occur during entry and exit.
www.edmunds.com /dodge/viper/review.html   (790 words)

  
 The Dodge Viper - history and production
Unique features of the Viper version of the V-10, versus the truck engine, included a low-profile cross-ram intake with dual throttle bodies, the manifolds, oil pan, heads, and accessory drive; the compression ratio was raised, the pistons lightened, the maximum engine speed increased, the valves enlarged, the rods and crank strengthened.
The Viper, at its introduction to the public, was intended to be two things to the corporation.
Every Viper is also "roll tested," which involves running the car at speed, in place, on special rollers right at the assembly center while the car is a "hot rolling chassis" minus all body panels.
www.allpar.com /model/viphist.htm   (1701 words)

  
 2005 Dodge Viper -- CarGuide123.com
Dodge is a brand of automobiles and trucks that has been marketed by the Chrysler Corporation from 1928 to the present.
The Dodge Viper is the most powerful sports car made by Dodge; its sleek and exotic exterior and high speeds make it an exciting and noticeable vehical on the road.
Dodge, founded nearly 100 years ago, is a branch of the Chrysler Corporation, one of the most successfuly American auto manufacturers in operation.
carguide123.com /articles/2005_Dodge_Viper.html   (608 words)

  
 2003 Dodge Viper SRT-10, SRT10 - Review / Road Test
But the Viper has not been transformed into a sissy: Dodge says it tuned this car for the guy who likes to rip huge pieces of pavement out as he goes around a corner.
We think the new Viper looks better than the old car, mostly because the front and rear overhangs are smaller, so the car looks better balanced between its wheels.
While the new Dodge Viper shrinks almost an inch in length, the wheels are moved outward 2.9 inches.
dodge.jbcarpages.com /Viper/2003   (835 words)

  
 2005 Dodge Viper Expert Reviews
The Viper SRT10's all-aluminum V-10 grew from 8.0 to 8.3 liters in displacement, yielding 500 horsepower and 525 pounds-feet of torque.
Vipers have flaunted their wild and untamed nature from the beginning, and the current version continues that theme.
Dodge installed a belly pan as one of several steps to improve the Viper's aerodynamics.
www.cars.com /go/crp/research.jsp?section=reviews&crpPage=reviews.jsp&makeid=12&modelid=156&year=2005&myid=&acode=USB50DDC061A0&mode=   (519 words)

  
 Dodge Viper - Wikicars
Dodge contracted French racing team Oreca to build a racing version of the Viper known as the GTS-R in the FIA GT Championship's GT2 category, where they won the series in 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001 and 2002 (the last two with Larbre Competition).
The new Viper SRT-10 was heavily restyled with sharp, angled bodywork.
The third generation Viper has been sold in Europe since 2004, the first model to be sold as a Dodge, as part of Chrysler's new sales strategy for the European market.
wikicars.org /en/Dodge_Viper   (1959 words)

  
 Dodge Viper - Overview for Dodge Viper - CarGurus
And Dodge heeded their call, upping the horsepower to 415, then 450, then 500 from an 8.3-liter V10 in 2003, and finally 510 in the 2006.
Despite their enormous success with the Dodge Viper over the years, Dodge has never been satisfied, and is always finding ways to bring more power to Viper enthusiasts.
The Dodge Viper is not a car for the meek or inexperienced driver, nor for the shy.
www.cargurus.com /Cars/Overview-d678-Dodge-Viper.html   (1109 words)

  
 2002 Dodge Viper GTS, ACR, RT/10 - Review / Road Test
Then a Viper won the 2000 24 Hours of Daytona outright, bettering the European prototypes that were assumed to be faster.
Dodge has changed nothing in the Viper's final year, except to add new color choices.
Charcoal seems to be the in shade for 2002, and accordingly the Dodge Viper roadster and coupe have both added Graphite Metallic to their pallet.
dodge.jbcarpages.com /Viper/2002   (582 words)

  
 Dodge Viper
The Viper was originally produced at the New Mack Assembly plant starting in 1992, but was moved to the Connor Avenue Assembly in October where it continued to be produced.
The Dodge Viper was modeled after the classic American muscle car, though the idea of the AC Cobra being the inspiration is untrue as the Viper is far too large and heavy to claim the Cobra as its inspiration.
The coupe model of the Viper was introduced in 1996 as the GTS and featured the double bubble roof contours, which were two small humps to accommodate drivers that wear helmets for racing.
www.dodgeforum.com /models/viper   (569 words)

  
 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 | RSportsCars.com
The new Dodge Viper SRT10’s deep-skirted V-10 aluminum engine block was revised for a 1-millimeter larger bore, raising the displacement to 8.4 liters from 8.3 liters.
The Dodge Viper SRT10 rides on polished, forged aluminum, 18 x 10-inch front and 19 x 13-inch rear wheels now available in three styles: the five-spoke, the H-spoke and the all-new Razor wheel with five U-shaped spokes.
The 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 cockpit retains its characteristic red push-button starter and performance-oriented, highly functional instrument panel with center-mounted tachometer and 220-mph speedometer.
www.rsportscars.com /dodge/2008-dodge-viper-srt10   (568 words)

  
 2006 Dodge Viper SRT10 Coupe Pricing Announced
Another connection to the Dodge Viper GTS Coupe is the inaugural color scheme: The 2006 Dodge Viper SRT10 Coupe will be launched with a Viper Blue exterior accented with Stone White stripes, a nod to the blue-with-white-stripes motif of the original Dodge Viper GTS Coupe.
Transferring the Dodge Viper’s power to the rear wheels is a heavy-duty six-speed manual transmission.
Dodge Viper SRT10 performance is further defined by a race-bred aluminum, four-wheel independent suspension featuring lightweight, high-performance aluminum control arms and knuckles, damped by lightweight coil-over shock absorbers.
www.worldcarfans.com /2050819.001   (766 words)

  
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Because it is street legal, die-hard Viper and track enthusiasts can drive their car to the race track, run it at top speed on the track and then drive it home.
Derived from the all-new 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10, the heart and soul of the all-new 2008 Viper SRT10 ACR is SRT's new 8.4-liter aluminum V-10 engine that produces 600 horsepower and 560 lb.-ft. of torque.
The Viper SRT10 benchmark brakes are taken to the next level in the 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 ACR.
www.buhlerviper.com   (1383 words)

  
 Viper Is Armed And Priced: The 600 HP 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 Is A Steal Starting At $83,145!
Mopar resisted anti-lock brakes as long as possible in the Viper because it took away from the cars concept of being a racecar with lights and a tag.
That being said, the Viper is an incredibly capable machine, but it's not made in the same vein as a Z06.
Dodge may be producing an insane car, but they are slowly pricing it into oblivion.
jalopnik.com /cars/viper-is-armed-and-priced/the-600-hp-2008-dodge-viper-srt10-is-a-steal-starting-at-83145-286002.php   (2782 words)

  
 The Dodge Viper Is Dead: In Lieu Of Flowers, Please Send R&D Funds
In all the hoopla over the past few weeks about Dodge's new entry to the Muscle Car Wars, the media stories popping up hinting Chrysler may be thinking about discontinuing the Dodge Viper have gone relatively ignored by the majority of the product press.
The next generation Viper roadster, referred to internally as ZC-D27 — and ZC-D29 in the case of the coupe — are no longer part of Chrysler LLC's future plans.
For all the lusty desires heaped on the V-10, the original Viper was distinctive for that wild front clip hood.
jalopnik.com /354292/the-dodge-viper-is-dead-in-lieu-of-flowers-please-send-rd-funds   (3746 words)

  
 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 Coupe and Convertible - Short Take Road Test/American Performance/High Performance/Hot ...
While the Dodge engineers were extracting more grunt—horsepower has increased from 510 to 600 and torque from 500 pound-feet to 560—they tweaked many other aspects of the car, and the result is one spectacular automobile.
According to our tests, the Viper (we tested a coupe) is monstrously fast from a standing start, blasting to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds and to 100 mph in 7.6 seconds.
The Viper is not as usable everyday as a Corvette, either, but the snake is definitely more dramatic to look at and creates more of a stir.
www.caranddriver.com /reviews/hot_lists/high_performance/american_performance/2008_dodge_viper_srt10_coupe_and_convertible_short_take_road_test   (1330 words)

  
 dodge viper - Top Speed
The 2008 Viper SRT10 is powered by a 8.4-liter aluminum V-10 engine that produces an astounding 600 horsepower and 560 lb.-ft. of torque.
I have to confess: Viper was the car I dream about ever since I was a child, and deep down was hopping that one day I will be able to buy one.
When Chrysler unveiled the Dodge Viper SRT 10 ACR at the Los Angeles Auto Show they have announced that the supercar will be priced under $100k.
www.topspeed.com /cars/dodge-viper/ke1404.html   (900 words)

  
 Detroit Auto Show: 2008 Dodge Viper -- with extra bite! - Autoblog
In their final press conference of the Detroit show, the Chrysler Group focused exclusively on the Dodge brand, and the highlight was the official unveiling of the 2008 Dodge Viper.
The 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 V-10's two-piece intake manifold combines a cast aluminum lower with smooth runners for better air flow, bolted to a die-cast aluminum upper plenum.
Stopping power is another key attribute of the Dodge Viper SRT10 formula, with 14-inch brake rotors gripped by Brembo 44/40 dual opposing piston calipers in the front and Brembo 42/38 dual opposing calipers in the rear.
www.autoblog.com /2007/01/09/detroit-auto-show-2008-dodge-viper-with-extra-bite   (3902 words)

  
 Future Dodge Viper - CarSpace Automotive Forums
The Viper was the first of the 'new age' front engined rear wheel drive GT cars.
Dodge Viper Competition Coupes will be race in the FIA GT's new GT3 class.
Dodge is rumored to be reworking the Viper for the 2008 model year.
townhall-talk.edmunds.com /direct/view/.ef4cbbb   (722 words)

  
 BJ Motors - Used Dodge Vipers and Dodge Viper Trucks
Dodge produced 197 Steel Grey Viper RT-10’s with fl interior, This Viper is a stock car is in excellent condition, 18” Michelin Pilot 335/18 (R) 275/18 (F) OEM Wheels and Tires, Paint, Interior, Exterior in immaculate condition.
This Dodge Viper is bone stock and in new condition.
This Viper is on its third owner, all which have been meticulous in the care of this specific car.
www.bjmotors.biz /vipers.html   (4765 words)

  
 Sports Vehicle Encyclopedia: Dodge Viper SRT10
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Powered by a 8.3 Litre V10 which is essentially a Dodge truck V8 with two extra cylinders grafted on, the Viper has incredible straight line performance.
Handling and build quality of the Viper is however less refined and reassuring compared to its European rivals.
www.diseno-art.com /encyclopedia/vehicles/road/cars/dodge_viper_srt10.html   (60 words)

  
 2008 Dodge Viper Model Overview - AOL Autos
The Dodge Viper is Dodge's top end, two-door, performance sports car.
Since its original debut in 1992, the Dodge Viper has garnered a reputation as a serious high-end performance car with a very sleek and distinctive appearance.
The Viper comes as a two seat coupe or roadster with a standard 600 horsepower 8.4 liter V10 engine and a six-speed manual transmission.
autos.aol.com /cars-Dodge-Viper/overview   (239 words)

  
 ROADandTRACK.com -- Road Tests, Comparison Tests - Fun Factor (8/2005)
Ownership of a Dodge Viper SRT-10 means arriving at work 20 minutes early with a nervous system running on adrenaline.
A hot rod for the 21st century, a Viper is a modern American muscle car that acts like a race car.
An 8.3-liter ohv V-10 is at the heart of this beast and it is surrounded by a tube frame draped in a composite and plastic skin.
www.roadandtrack.com /article.asp?section_id=7&article_id=2489&page_number=5   (282 words)

  
 ROADandTRACK.com -- Road Tests - Road Test: 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 Coupe (10/2007)
The Viper is a track car; as such it comes equipped with enormous 14.0-in.
A big change that has drastically affected the Viper's ride and handling is an upgrade from the run-flat Michelin Pilot Sports to a new, custom tire.
We would expect future owners of this Viper to be just as wild and colorful, and have a good appreciation for the smell of burning rubber.
www.roadandtrack.com /article.asp?section_id=3&article_id=5891   (934 words)

  
 Dodge VIPER Magazine
VIPER Magazine is the only magazine entirely devoted to the Dodge Viper and the people who own and drive them.
VIPER Magazine puts all the power and passion of the Viper in your hands with engaging editorial including Viper design, engineering and production features, performance reviews, racing coverage, technical highlights, owner profiles, lifestyles and Viper club events.
Please call Viper Headquarters at 1-800-998-1110 to renew your membership, we are in the process of updating our Paypal system.
www.vipermagazine.com   (108 words)

  
 Dodge Viper - Mahalo
First introduced in 1992, Dodge's high-performance Viper sports car goes from zero to 60 m.p.h.
CandD;'s road test for speed for the '08 Viper had it outperforming all its nearest competitors' latest models: it's faster than the Corvette, the Porsche 911, the Ford GT and the Audi R8.
MT compares the previous incarnation of the Viper's interior a "convection oven" due to the crossover system of the exhaust running underneath the seats and making it uncomfortably hot for the driver and passenger.
www.mahalo.com /Dodge_viper   (353 words)

  
 Brooks' Dodge Viper GTS
Dodge Viper Spinning: A new commercial from Dodge featuring a Dodge Viper GTS spinning and pulling a "Knight Rider" turbo boost move....
This site serves as a resource for readers to share information about their car's, find out what other cars are running, and what modifications it took to get those times.
New Viper Movies: I was at a Speed Trial at Metro Zoo in June, take a look at a couple of QuickTime movies; a short burnout and one full lap around the course.
viper.dragtimes.com   (285 words)

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