2014 NWAPA ?Run to the Sun? – Part 1

By Bill Schaffer Photos by Doug Berger Portland, Oregon ? If you?ve ever had a dream about getting to drive a whole bunch of really cool cars, one after another, you should have been with me a couple of weeks ago. Each year, one of the automotive writer?s groups I belong to, the Northwest Automotive…

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2013 SRT Viper

The SRT Viper retains its crown as the company’s flag ship. This generation of the viper includes more power, more performance, some must needed craftsmanship improvements, new technologies, and creature comforts that where previously missing from the last generation….

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Test Drive: 2013 Dodge Viper

?The SRT Snake returns following a 2 year hiatus? Viper poised to strike with more venom By Arv Voss Yountville, CA/Sonoma Raceway, CA – As the legendary Viper returns to Chrysler?s Street and Racing Technology (SRT) performance division lineup, it does so as its own brand, no longer carrying the Dodge moniker. The 2013 Dodge…

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It?s (Almost) Back!

Chrysler announced plans to reopen the Conner Avenue Assembly Plant in Detroit to build the 2013 model Viper.? The reopening will create nearly 150 jobs, both hourly and salaried.? The Conner facility was idled when production of the Dodge Viper ended in July 2010. ?The next generation Viper will make its return to the product…

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Run to the Sun — Dodge Viper

Imagine driving a very cool new car for a distance between 9 to 25 miles, getting out and then into another very cool car for another 9 to 25 mile leg and then repeating the same routine through 23 cars in a two day period. Welcome to the 2010 NWAPA (Northwest Automotive Press Association) Run…

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Final Viper Rolls Off the Line July 1

The final Viper is scheduled to roll off the Conner Avenue Assembly Plant in Detroit, Mich. around noon on July1, 2010.? Viper Club of America (VCA) members will be gathering for a special event and group photo. The final current-gen Viper will enter the world into the waiting arms of D?Ann Rauh (the lucky owner…

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