1998 Dodge Viper GT2

This car is a street going version of the GTS-R. It has the same aerodynamics package as the GTS-R which was offered in 1995.

Under the hood the mechanics remained largely unchanged from the Viper GTS, but 10 additional horsepower was realized.

Inside the car received 5-point racing harnesses which adorned the Oreca team name. Also inside was a commemorative plaque.

In Detail

price $ $84 500 USD
engineV10
valvetrainOHV 2 Valves / Cyl
displacement7990 cc / 487.6 in³
bore101.6 mm / 4.0 in
stroke98.5 mm / 3.88 in
compression9.6:1
power343.0 kw / 460.0 bhp @ 5200 rpm
specific output57.57 bhp per litre
bhp/weightbhp per tonne
torque677.9 nm / 500.0 ft lbs @ 3600 rpm
redline6000 rpm
body / frameFibreglass / Tubular Steel
driven wheelsFront Engine / RWD
front tiresF 275/35ZR-18
rear tiresR 335/30ZR-18
front brakesVented Discs w/ Vacuum Assist
f brake sizex 330 mm / x 13.0 in
rear brakesVented Discs w/ Vacuum Assist
r brake sizex 330 mm / x 13.0 in
front wheelsF 45.7 x 25.4 cm / 18.0 x 10.0 in
rear wheelsR 45.7 x 33.0 cm / 18.0 x 13.0 in
steeringRack & Pinion w/ Power Assist
curb weight1551 kg / 3419 lbs
wheelbase2443 mm / 96.2 in
front track1514 mm / 59.6 in
rear track1539 mm / 60.6 in
length4597 mm / 181.0 in
width1923 mm / 75.7 in
height1194 mm / 47.0 in
transmission6-Speed Manual
gear ratios2.66:1, 1.78:1, 1.30:1, 1.00:1, 0.74:1, 0.50:1, :1
final drive3.07:1
top speed~297.7 kph / 185.0 mph
0 – 60 mph~4.2 seconds
0 – 100 mph~9.6 seconds
0 – 1/4 mile~12.5 seconds