Vipers Decline LeMans Invite, Crushing of Our Hopes of a Corvette Beating on the World Stage
The modern SRT Viper GTS-R race program made its less-than-triumphant return to the 24 Hours of LeMans race last year and with a strong finish to the 2013 combined with a strong start to the 2014 endurance racing season – many Mopar racing fans expected this to be the year where the Viper would head […] More »
The 2014 12 Hours of Sebring race was this past weekend and for the second time in as many races – the SRT Viper GTS-R has beaten the Chevrolet Corvette C7R in the GT LeMans (GTLM) class. The SRT Viper GTS-R race team only sent one car to the Sebring Winter test sessions but it […] More »
When we last left you, the Hennessey Performance twin-turbo Viper was having technical difficulties in achieving 230 miles per hour down the Maxton Mile. First it was the transmission causing problems, then it was the engine computer. With those hurdles cleared, it’s time for the sprint, and the HP gang is not messing around.
This past weekend, the endurance racing teams of the Tudor United Sports Car Championship arrived at Sebring International Raceway in Florida for the annual winter testing session and the SRT Viper GTS-R program sent the #93 car to Florida for this important test run. This is the final open testing session for all of the […] More »
This week’s Tire Shredding Tuesday video features a silver Dodge Magnum SRT8 doing a big nasty burnout in another country – which I believe to be Sweden based on the license plate and the fact that the description is in Swedish. When translated, the “about” explains that the other was preparing to swap to winter […] More »