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From left to right: 2013 Dodge Charger SRT8 Super Bee, 2013 Dodge Challenger “Core” model and 2013 Chrysler 300 “Core” model

From left to right: 2013 Dodge Charger SRT8 Super Bee, 2013 Dodge Challenger “Core” model and 2013 Chrysler 300 “Core” model

  • New models of DodgeChallengerSRT8 and Chrysler 300 SRT8 offer a back-to-basics performance recipe for the enthusiast customers who crave the core power, handling and capability features of their cars
  • Newly added and historically significant exterior colors HEMI® Orange Pearl Coat, TorRed Clear Coat and Plum Crazy Pearl Coat make return on existing ChallengerSRT8 models and Dodge Charger SRT8 models
  • New 300 SRT8 “Core” model is available in eight exterior colors
  • New models expected to arrive in dealer showrooms this summer

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  • Product Design Office of Chrysler Group LLC to lead new effort to further showcase the automotive spirit of the Motor City
  • Competition sponsors include College for Creative Studies (Detroit) and legendary hot rod show, the Detroit Autorama and United Way for Southeastern Michigan
  • Student entries must be submitted by 5 p.m. (EST) Friday, Feb. 8 to the school’s designated teacher or counselor

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2013 SRT Viper GTS

2013 SRT Viper GTS

Fifth generation of iconic American-built supercar returns as Street and Racing Technology (SRT) brand’s flagship performance machine with more power and performance, superior craftsmanship, new technologies and creature comforts

  • Two new models: SRT Viper and SRT Viper GTS
  • All-aluminum, 8.4-liter mid-front V-10 engine delivers 640 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. of torque – the most torque of any naturally aspirated sports-car engine in the world
  • Chassis enhancements boost torsional stiffness by 50 percent
  • Triple-digit weight reduction contributes to best power-to-weight ratio of any Viper ever
  • Available Track Package improves handling and precision on road or track, while accommodating further weight reduction
  • Standard safety features include electronic multistage stability control, traction control and new 4-channel anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • Viper GTS model adds driver-selectable, two-mode suspension system for street or track use
  • All-new, innovative interiors set new standards with premium materials, new technologies and impeccable craftsmanship
  • Timeless exterior incorporates iconic Viper styling cues with a contemporary execution
  • All-new carbon-fiber and aluminum skin sculpted for high-speed stability and .369 coefficient of drag (Cd
  • Breakthrough Uconnect Access provides new level of in-vehicle connectivity
  • Extensive array of exterior colors and stripes are a mix of classic and new shades and styles

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2013 SRT Viper GTS Launch Edition

2013 SRT Viper GTS Launch Edition

  • Street and Racing Technology (SRT) brand’s flagship performance machine returns with more power and performance, superior craftsmanship, new technologies and creature comforts SRT
  • Two new models include SRT Viper and SRT Viper GTS
  • All-aluminum, mid-front 8.4-liter V-10 engine delivers 640 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. of torque – the most torque of any naturally aspirated sports car engine in the world
  • Triple-digit weight reduction results in Viper best power-to-weight ratio
  • Dealer orders expected to open in mid-November 2012

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2013 SRT Viper GTS Launch Edition

2013 SRT Viper GTS Launch Edition

  • SRT Viper GTS Launch Edition is inspired by previous-generation Viper Coupe reveals in 1996 and 2006
  • Historically significant exterior paint scheme features classic GTS Blue with exclusive, dual full-length Bright White stripes and ‘Stryker’ hood badge with exclusive blue background
  • Exclusive interior content includes serialized dash plaque that aligns the build-sequence number to the vehicle identification number and special ‘Stryker’ badge on steering wheel
  • Production will be limited during first run of 2013 SRT Viper GTS models at Conner Avenue Assembly Plant in Detroit
  • SRT brand’s flagship performance machine returns later this year with two new models – SRT Viper and SRT Viper GTS – both powered by all-aluminum, mid-front, 8.4-liter V-10 engine delivering 640 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. of torque

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Ralph Gilles, President and CEO SRT Brand and Motorsports, Chrysler Group LLC, discusses the decision to withdraw from NASCAR for the 2013 season.

Ralph Gilles, President and CEO SRT Brand and Motorsports, Chrysler Group LLC, discusses the decision to withdraw from NASCAR for the 2013 season.

August 7, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – SRT Motorsports announced today that Dodge will withdraw from NASCAR competition at the conclusion of the 2012 season.

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New Street and Racing Technology (SRT) Motorsports team will debut two identical 2013 SRT Viper GTS-Rs in the production-based GT class of the American Le Mans Series

New Street and Racing Technology (SRT) Motorsports team will debut two identical 2013 SRT Viper GTS-Rs in the production-based GT class of the American Le Mans Series

  • New Street and Racing Technology (SRT) Motorsports team features two identical SRT Viper GTS-Rs in the production-based GT class

July 13, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – The 2013 SRT Viper GTS-R will make its first on-track race appearance Aug. 4 at the Mid-Ohio (Lexington, Ohio) Sports Car Course, SRT Motorsports officials announced today.

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Under The Pentastar

Under The Pentastar

“Under the Pentastar” is a weekly recap of some of the major stories at Chrysler Group LLC. This week’s stories include the “New Rules” Dodge Dart commercial, SRT Viper GTS-R returns to the track, Jeep® hosts a special basketball clinic and Chrysler Group LLC teams up with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra to celebrate its third anniversary.

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Under The Pentastar

Under The Pentastar

“Under the Pentastar” is a weekly recap of some of the major stories at Chrysler Group LLC. This week’s stories include Chrysler Group suppliers visit Detroit to hear about the Company’s purchasing activities, strategy and expectations; Top-performing suppliers received one-of-a-kind awards designed by the Chrysler Product Design Office; Chrysler Group Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne personally congratulates Fiat of Austin team for topping 100 Fiat 500s sold in April; 2012 Dodge Durango makes Edmunds.com and Parents magazine’s list of “Best Family Cars of 2012;”Jeep® brand hosts “Power by Design” event in New York’s Flatiron Plaza with basketball greats Carmelo Anthony and Allan Houston; Jeep Wrangler is “Official Vehicle of USA Basketball;” and Jalen Rose Leadership Academy (Detroit) students visit the Chrysler Design Dome and meet with Senior Vice President of Product Design Ralph Gilles.

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(L) 2013 SRT Viper GTS-R and (R) 2013 SRT Viper GTS

(L) 2013 SRT Viper GTS-R and (R) 2013 SRT Viper GTS

New two-car SRT Motorsports team plans on-track debut in summer 2012

April 4, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – The street legal 2013 SRT Viper unveiled to the world today at the New York International Auto Show isn’t the only high-performance snake making a triumphant return in 2012.

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