SRT GTS-R Confirmed for Mid-Ohio; Viper Gets Back The Stripes

If you are one of those eagerly waiting to see a new Viper GTS-R on the legendary Le Mans tracks then your wait is almost over as the new version of the vehicle is confirmed to debut at the American Le Mans Series race, which will be held on the Mid-Ohio Raceway. The fans will a get a chance to see the vehicle racing from August 2nd to 4th. Chrysler confirmed that this is the place where the vehicle will mark its first race. If you are not one of those who will be heading to Lexington sometime this summer then the video clip below should do for you where the vehicle is seen undergoing testing.

If you recall well then you know GTS-R is the racing edition of the new Viper, which is now under a stand-alone auto brand SRT. The commercial edition of Viper is powered by a 8.4 liter V10 engine, while the race bred edition is likely to pack in a smaller race-tuned 8.0 liter engine. 

If racing is not what excites you then the fact that the vehicle has earned back its legendary twin stripes might interest you. These stripes have been seen in the vehicle since 90s when the first-gen of the beast made its debut.

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