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Under the Pentastar: Aug. 22, 2014

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SRT Viper Race Car Gets a "Rush" for Grand Prix of Baltimore Weekend

by Dale Jewett

The SRT Viper GTS-R race car will promote the movie
The speed and thrill of SRT Viper GTS-R race cars tearing around the streets of Baltimore this weekend in the American Le Mans Series (ALMS), which is part of the Grand Prix of Baltimore presented by SRT, makes an ideal warm-up for the upcoming Ron Howard racing film "Rush."

The movie, which chronicles the battles between Formula One drivers Niki Lauda and James Hunt in 1976, gets a push from the SRT Viper race car at...
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Racing and high performance fuel car buyers, SRT chief tells Woodward crowd

by Dale Jewett

Fans check out the SRT Viper GTS-R race car at the Racing on Woodward event.

Building high-performance cars, such as the SRT Viper, and racing them in the American Le Mans Series gets consumers to consider Chrysler Group vehicles, says Ralph Gilles, President and CEO of the SRT Brand and Motorsports and Senior Vice President of Product Design.

"Race fans get to the track early and they have the time to do some car shopping," Gilles said Thursday morning during a panel discussion titled "Racing on Woodward," sponsored by WWJ-AM radio, ahead of...

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SRT Viper GTS-R Claims GT Class Win At Road America

by Ed Garsten



Dominik Farnbacher and Marc Goossens drove the No. 91 SRT Viper GTS-R to victory in the GT Class Sunday at Road America, the first factory-backed American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patron win for the Viper since 2000.

Drivers Marc Goossens (L) and Dominik Farnbacher
It was the 17th factory-backed victory for SRT Viper in ALMS competition (16 victories from 1999-2000). The last victory came December 31, 2000 in Adelaide, Australia. The Vipers posted a 1-2 finish led by Karl Wendlinger/Dominique Dupy followed by Jean-Philippe Belbc and Ni Amorium.

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Mopar, Vipers take to the track this weekend

by Dale Jewett

Mopar drag racing driver Matt Hagan

It's a full weekend of racing for the SRT Viper in the American Le Mans Series and Mopar-powered drag race cars in the NHRA, as well as the Dodge Dart in the Global Rallycross Championship. Some highlights:
This weekend's Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway just outside Denver marks the 25th anniversary of Mopar sponsorship at the track. To commemorate the milestone, retired Mopar driver Gary "Wild Thing" Scelzi is grand marshal, while Mopar team owner and former driver Don Schumacher is honorary starter.read more

Vipers revved up for return to 24 Hours of Le Mans

by Dale Jewett

SRT Viper GTS-R race cars and their drivers for the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans

After months of preparation and relocating an entire race team to France, it's time for the drivers of the SRT Viper GTS-R to put the pedal to the metal for the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Race qualifying sessions will be held Wednesday and Thursday evening at the Circuit de la Sarthe. The race gets underway on Saturday, June 22, at 3 pm in France (9 am...

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