The Dodge Viper is a V10-powered sports car made by the Dodge division of Chrysler. Production of the two seat sports car began 1991. The car, and numerous variations, has made many appearances in TV shows, video games, movies, and music videos. The replacement for the fourth generation Dodge Viper formed the basis for the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. Although Chrysler considered ending production because of financial problems, chief executive Sergio Marchionne announced and showed on September 14, 2010 a redesign of the Viper for 2012.
Class: Sports car
Layout: Front mid-engine, rear-wheel drive
Transmission: 6-speed manual
Designer: Tom Gale