Press Kit: 2006 Dodge Viper SRT10, What's New for '07

2006 Dodge Viper SRT10: Two Versions of the Ultimate American Sports Car

Auburn Hills, Mich. August 31, 2006 - Note: The Dodge Viper SRT10 will be sold through an extended 2006 model year, and will not be offered as a 2007 model-year vehicle. 2008 Dodge Viper SRT10 information to come at a later date.

Following the introduction of the Dodge Viper SRT10 Roadster, there was only one way to “top off” the Viper lineup: offer a Dodge Viper SRT10 Coupe, which became a reality in 2006.

The 2006 Dodge Viper SRT10 Roadster and Coupe are the ultimate American sports cars and icons of the Dodge brand.

The Dodge Viper SRT10 Coupe and Roadster offer outrageous power in two high-performance packages, with an 8.3-liter 510-horsepower (380 kW) V-10 engine contributing to blistering acceleration (0-60 mph in less than 4 seconds, 0-100-0 mph in the low 12-second range), and a bold appearance marked by Dodge’s signature crosshair grille design, deep-cut side scallops, swept-back fenders and lowered hood lines.

“The Dodge Viper SRT10 Roadster and Coupe offer unbelievable power, along with stunning performance and instantly recognizable looks. Now, we’re offering customers new options in colors and equipment to enable them to further personalize their Viper SRT10,” said Kipp Owen, Director – Street and Racing Technology, Chrysler Group. “We know many of our customers believe it’s not only how fast you go, it’s also how you look getting there.’”