Dodge debuts V10 Viper-powered Challenger


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Dodge is definitely set to continue battling the Mustang Cobra Jet by utilizing its most recent Drag Pack. The 2011 Dodge Challenger has determined to say goodbye to the 6.1-liter V8 and lower in the Viper’s 8.4-liter V10 that is supported by a two-speed automatic racing tranny.

The fresh Dodge will definitely make its introduction on the Viper Owner’s Invitational taking location in Salt Lake City, followed by a halt at SEMA in November.

Mopar Boss and President Pietro Gorlier says, “With the introduction of our new 2011 Mopar Challenger Drag Pak, Mopar will be the only place to get a factory-built V10-powered race-ready drag car. Mopar’s new Challenger Drag Pak is a race rocket that will appeal to racers, collectors, dealers, and Dodge Viper owners.”

The Drag Pack-equipped Challenger will probably be provided in possibly Stock Eliminator or Super Stock style. It rides on comp tires and comp wheels connected to a solid rear axle; the vehicle at the exact same time receives a comp fuel system and fuel cell. Choices consist of a $7,950 competition package, which adds an 8-point cage, 6-spoint harness, as well as a mesh window net. Furthermore, a new $6,800 paint choice plus a $950 body wrap.

Practically all of this V10 drag strip Challenger incredible advantages will come at a cost. The MSRP of $85,512 intended for every of the 70 Mopar samples that will be constructed.