Chrysler’s all-new fifth-generation ’13 SRT Viper high-performance sports car went on sale in November, and it didn’t take long for the first 800 units to sell out.
Customers will start receiving their cars next month.
Brisk demand for the 640-hp 2-seater comes despite a completely new approach to rolling out the car that became an instant halo not only for Dodge but the entire Chrysler group when it came to market in 1995.
For the first time, the Viper isn’t launching initially as a convertible. Four previous generations of the car went on sale as a droptop, to be followed later by fixed-top coupes. This time, the cycle is reversed