Question of the Week: Will the modern SRT Viper race program be successful as the original teams?
When the original Dodge Viper GTS-R race program hit the track back in the late 1990s, it was a nearly unstoppable force that displayed success that has become legendary in the racing world. It was that same success that the Street and Racing Technology (SRT) group had hoped to achieve when they launched the new […] More »
This past weekend, the SRT Viper GTS-R teams returned to the 24 Hours of LeMans race but as has been the case in the American LeMans Series – they fell well short of the success seen by the previous generation Viper endurance racers. However, it should be noted that both of the Vipers finished – […] More »
Qualifying is complete at Le Mans and both Vipers have secured their spots on the grid: 10th and 11th positions respectively for the #53 and #93 cars, which are competing in the the LM GTE Pro class. Today they go through final prep, which includes fresh engines! You can follow along with the SRT team at […] More »
This week’s Mopar Muscle Thursdays feature video is an oldie but a goodie – showing an Underground Racing built 2g Dodge Viper GTS laying down an incredible 1,546 horsepower on the dyno. This Viper, then owned by a very lucky (and likely very wealthy) individual named Garth Weaver, packs a twin turbo setup that allows […] More »
With any high performance vehicle, its arrival on the streets inevitably means that someone is going to verify advertised power with a dyno run but with the 2013 SRT Viper – Chrysler did the work for us. Last month, the folks from the SRT brand took a new Viper to Livernois Motorsports near Detroit for a […] More »