One Texas couple owns more Dodge Vipers than the number of presidents the U.S. has seen in the White House.
Wayne and D’Ann Rauh added Dodge Viper number 78 and 79 to their collection recently. The couple, now retired from their oil transportation business, took advantage of the American automaker’s '1-of-1' customization program to build their own unique Vipers that no other customers will be able to order in the same color combination for that model year. For Wayne, he chose a Dodge Viper GTC finished in brown with a contrasting black stripe package, while D’Ann opted for a purple Dodge Viper TA 2.0 with silver stripes.
To celebrate the couple’s love for the Dodge Viper, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles delivered the two vehicles at a special event organized at the Viper’s Conner Avenue Assembly Plant. Both fans were interviewed in a
Dodge has revealed the 2016 Viper ACR, the fastest street-legal Viper ever.
Engineered to go fast around race tracks, the ACR comes with upgraded aerodynamics, tires, suspension and brakes to deliver faster laps. The heart of the beast is still the 8.4-liter V-10 engine that sends 645 hp and 600 lb-ft of torque straight to the rear wheels.
2016 Dodge Viper ACRWhen equipped with the optional Extreme Aero package, the new ACR has the most downforce of any production car available, pushing itself into the ground with nearly one ton of force while at its top speed of 177 mph. Ordering the special body package equips the car with an adjustable 73-inch wide rear wing, a rear carbon fiber diffuser, an SRT hood with removable louvers, detachable front splitter extensions and four dive planes.
Stopping power comes courtesy of Brembo carbon ceramic brakes which use massive 15.4-inch two-piece front rotors with six-piston calipers and
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