Why Compare The SRT Viper To The Corvette Stingray Z51?

We knew this was going to happen sooner or later, and now here it is: the face-off between the 2013 SRT Viper and the 2014 Corvette Stingray. But I have just one big question. What's the point? » 8/30/13 9:32am 8/30/13 9:32am

Is The SRT Viper Not A Great Driver's Car?

Motor Trend recently completed it's annual greatest driver's car competition, and the winner, the Porsche 911 Carrera 4S is not surprising. What is surprising is what came in last: The SRT Viper. » 8/23/13 12:35pm 8/23/13 12:35pm

So, Viper owners, come on, what gives? Didn't mama love you? What could possess you to go around leading, as it were, your own one-car parade, to so disorder the public peace, to sport such an obvious automotive codpiece? If automobiles are costumes, Viper owners are attending life's masquerade dressed as randy…

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Watch A 2013 SRT Viper Absolutely Destroy A Drag Strip

Earlier this year, I got my first drag racing experience in a pre-production 2013 SRT Viper GTS. On a slick course and street tires, I ran a respectable 12.12 at 125 MPH. Turns out I was barely scratching the surface of what the Viper can do. » 4/22/13 2:06pm 4/22/13 2:06pm

Man Killed In 2013 SRT Viper Crash In Michigan

A crash near Ann Arbor, Michigan claimed this 2013 SRT Viper with manufacturer license plates. It may be the first new Viper to crash outside of a race course. (Update: According to news reports, the driver was killed in this crash. See details below.) » 4/14/13 3:31pm 4/14/13 3:31pm

10 Reasons We're Thankful For The 2013 SRT Viper

Who reads car reviews so late at night? But that's what you get in the world of (now broken) manufacturer embargoes. The Jalopnik Review of the 2013 SRT Viper GTS will be going up tomorrow morning. But for now, here are a few reasons why, this week, we're thankful for it. » 11/20/12 11:00pm 11/20/12 11:00pm

Hennessey's 2013 Venom 1000 Twin Turbo Has 1,120 Horsepower And Eats…

Ever since there have been Vipers, John Hennessey has been tuning them. Sometimes, it seems like his tuned cars are on the street before the production cars, if that's at all possible. And they were always incredibly bonkers. » 10/01/12 2:30pm 10/01/12 2:30pm

The New Viper Was Inspired By Halle Berry

Yesterday, SRT president and designer Ralph Gilles stopped by Jalopnik to answer some questions. When asked what inspired the design of the new Viper, his answer was simple: "Halle Berry." » 7/27/12 9:45am 7/27/12 9:45am

Ask SRT President And Designer Ralph Gilles Anything You Want About The…

If you were born a gearhead, Ralph Gilles is essentially who you wanted to be when you grew up. Like most of us, Ralph started drawing cars when he was young, unlike most of us he turned that passion into a job at Chrysler where he became a break out star following the design of the company's extremely successful… » 7/26/12 1:15pm 7/26/12 1:15pm

2013 SRT Vipers And Bacon Are As American As Vipers And Bacon

The only thing better than a festival serving bacon dishes of every sort is a bacon festival featuring a few 2013 Dodge Vipers. The similarities between Vipers and bacon aren't all that obvious at first, but look a little deeper and they're there. » 6/28/12 2:00pm 6/28/12 2:00pm

The New Viper's Secret Track Map Easter Egg Tattoos

There's two little design easter eggs you might miss on the new SRT Viper if you don't look carefully — maps of two famous racetracks that have been lovingly tattooed like a tramp stamp onto the new 640 HP supercar. » 4/06/12 9:00am 4/06/12 9:00am

Did You Know There Are Other Things Called 'Viper'?

The star of the New York Auto Show is the new Viper. Everyone's talking about it — even more than the new Nissan cab, if you can imagine that. But what's less realized is that there's lots of stuff called "viper" that aren't even cars! Get this — they even named a snake "viper!" » 4/05/12 4:30pm 4/05/12 4:30pm

2013 SRT Viper: Straight Up Car Porn

All I've wanted to do all day is stare at the 2013 SRT Viper. To lick its shimmering curves and caress its glorious carbon fiber details. But I'm busy and you're not here. That's what we've sent our photographer to capture every fapworthy detail. » 4/05/12 12:00pm 4/05/12 12:00pm

Watch The SRT Viper Tear Up A Track On Forza

The first people outside of Chrysler to drive the new SRT Viper were the supremely lucky game designers at Forza 4, which explains how we saw stills of the vehicle on the digital track before the reveal. » 4/04/12 1:13pm 4/04/12 1:13pm

2013 SRT Viper: The Snake Is Back!

Mopar's supercar may have shed its Dodge skin for the SRT brand, and forced into watering down some of its hallmark crazy by federally-mandated nanny systems, but one thing's for certain — the SRT Viper looks gorgeous. Here are the first pictures and details — straight from the New York Auto Show floor. » 4/04/12 12:15pm 4/04/12 12:15pm

First Photo Of New SRT Viper At New York Auto Show!

This is huge. Before the New York Auto Show opened this morning, specially-trained Jalopnik operatives with surgically-removed collarbones squeezed through the Javits Center mail slot to get this incredible first shot of the SRT Viper in the snakeflesh. There's still maintenance workers getting it ready, the show… » 4/04/12 10:30am 4/04/12 10:30am

2013 SRT Viper Hits Forza Ahead Of New York Auto Show

The no-longer-Dodge 2013 SRT Viper has slithered out more than a day ahead of its New York Auto Show debut, revealing every angle of the gorgeous new America supercar. The feds may insist on giving it traction control, but they can't take away its voluptuous snakeskin, seen here courtesy of what appears to be Forza 4 » 4/03/12 5:11pm 4/03/12 5:11pm