Too soon to say goodbye. Back in 1992 Dodge launched the first generation Viper, a halo model that, aside from a brief interruption, has loyally served as the automaker’s halo model ever since. Sadly, it’s time is about to run out; in 2017 production will cease for good. That’s it. The Viper won’t … read more
Back in late 2015, rumors began to swirling that said the Viper was about to be killed off after 2017, and sure enough, a few months later those rumors became fact. Originally thought to be canceled because of poor sales and profitability, an insider eventually told that the Viper was being killed off … read more
The 2017 model year marks the final run of the Dodge Viper. It’s 25-year run is coming to an end, and that end might be happening right now as Dodge has just halted the ordering process for the American high-performance machine. According to The Detroit News, Dodge is examining just how many cars are … read more
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has revealed that it has paused ordering for the 2017 Dodge Viper as production of the model’s final production year continues.
In an email to The Detroit News, a Dodge spokeswoman revealed that while orders for the 2017 Viper aren’t currently being accepted, order books will … read more
It’s too soon to say goodbye. The Dodge Viper is currently in its final year of production and that’s a shame. The Connor Avenue Assembly Plant in Michigan is churning out the final Vipers this very instant, and those who want one will need to act fast. However, according to Jalopnik and a press release, … read more
The 2017 model year will be the last for the Dodge Viper, and although sales have been rather slow in recent years — hence FCA’s decision to drop the nameplate — buying a late-production model will be a difficult task. The main reason for the Viper’s scarcity for 2017 is that a single buyer … read more
The Dodge Viper is ready to bow out. The 2017 model year is the last for the ferocious beast that roars around racetracks with a V-10 heart beating loudly under its hood. A 25-year run for the Viper has been marked with plenty of highs and certainly a few lows, and the most recent generation proved … read more
A Dodge dealership in Salisbury, North Carolina claims to have ordered almost all remaining 2017 model year Vipers.
Gerry Wood Dodge says that it has ordered 135 units of the 2017 Viper, a figure which the dealer says represents about “99 percent of remaining production”. As if that wasn’t enough … read more
Dodge’s wide-body Challenger is real.
Prototypes for a new range-topping Challenger, one positioned above the SRT Hellcat, have been spotted testing on Michigan roads ahead of a likely market launch in 2017. This would make it a 2018 model.
The prototypes are wearing standard body panels but the protruding … read more
When it comes to paint jobs, most modern cars are offered with rather dull color options. This isn’t the automakers’ fault though, it’s mostly because hues such white, gray, silver, and black have become increasingly popular in recent decades. But this wasn’t the case in the 1960s and 1970s, … read more