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2014 SRT Viper TA – Ready to Attack Any Road Course

Aug
14

Configured in-house by the Chrysler Group’s SRT (Street and Racing Technology) team in collaboration with professional road racers, the exclusive, street-legal and single-spec 2014 SRT Viper TA (Time Attack) package is specifically built for the performance enthusiast driver who likes to exercise their machines at the more than 150 road-race courses around North America.

Less than one year since the long-awaited world debut of the new 2013 SRT Viper at the New York International Auto Show, the 2014 SRT Viper TA is set to make its public debut on March 27, 2013 on the same show floor at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City.

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Dodge SRT Viper GTS-R – GT Class Win at Road America

Aug
13

Dominik Farnbacher and Marc Goossens drove the No. 91 SRT Viper GTS-R to victory in the GT Class Sunday at Road America, the first factory-backed American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patron win for the Viper since 2000.

It was the 17th factory-backed victory for SRT Viper in ALMS competition (16 victories from 1999-2000). The last victory came December 31, 2000 in Adelaide, Australia. The Vipers posted a 1-2 finish led by Karl Wendlinger/Dominique Dupy followed by Jean-Philippe Belbc and Ni Amorium.

“Winning at Road America is not only a victory for Team SRT, it’s also a win for the entire SRT Brand and the Viper,” said Ralph Gilles, President and Chief Executive Officer – (SRT) Street and Racing Technology Brand and Motorsports, Chrysler Group LLC. “We are very proud of the performance delivered by our drivers and the crew. I am truly humbled by the hard work and dedication given by Team SRT this entire season. Thank you for all the support of our extended Chrysler Family.”

The Importance of Getting a Car Warranty

Aug
13

When do people get warranties for their cars? What are the advantages of getting warranties? What is the coverage of warranties? These are a few of the questions that may come into your mind when getting a warranty for your new car. But before that, you need to finalize your decision in getting a new car. You need to determine what will be the car brand that will best serve your needs. A good suggestion can be the cars offered by vehicle or car brand Buick. This will be explained further along with the importance of warranties in this article.

Ford Surveillance System

Aug
13

To climb the latters of success in a business you have to have a diverse portfolio of skill sets. Minimal limitations, because in the areas you lack, others will surely find a way to triumph. Furthermore, having versatility in the things your company is capable of doing. Technology they are able to produce, customer satisfaction goals they are able to meet—then the better chances you have at surviving in such a competitive field as the automobile industry. Introducing why Ford Motors is a successful brand and how they’ve yet again exported their talents opposed to keeping the innovation internally in Ford vehicles. They’ve done so with a new surveillance system for police cars that takes precautious action by sounding a chime, locking the doors, and putting the windows up on the police vehicle in the detection of someone approaching the car form the rear. The developer of this super safe system is Ford engineer Randy Freiburger. Another visionary behind the development was Marc Ellison; vice president of operations at Auburn, California based InterMotive Inc, which assisted the process.

FIAT Idea – The Best Idea Of Automobile Artistry

Aug
13

In Today’s world, where the crossovers, mini SUVs and MPVs are competing with the market of sedans and other versions of domestic cars from the sales standpoint, with a regular increase of selling graph, most of the giant automobile manufacturers are concentrating on manufacturing better and bigger MPVs and SUVs in order to attract the market and trying to monopolize it. In response to the moves of other eminent companies in the market, FIAT, the renowned Italian car manufacturer has also introduced their greatest version of MPV named FIAT Idea. The car is being manufactured by FIAT since 2003. Until 2005, the car was only made in Italy, but then with the advent of the Brazilian version of the FIAT Idea, the car is being produced from the Brazilian plant named Betim in Minas Gerais, Brazil. The car is now manufactured in two plants around the globe including the Mirafiori plant, Turin, Italy. The car is available in a number of countries including Austria, France, Italy, Argentina, Brazil. Designed by Giorgetta Giugiaro, the car created an immediate craze in the market after its launch. However, let’s analyze the mind boggling features embodied with his version of FIAT’s MPV.

BMW Eyes China and is Honored at Telematics Awards

Aug
13

Since it overtook the United States in 2009, the world’s largest car market is being eyed by every automaker in the world and BMW is no exception. BMW recently announced that it expects to see China become its leading market for the sale of its vehicles by the end of this year.

Many analysts see China as continuing its dominance well through the decade with sales projections envisioning 30 million vehicles a year being sold there by 2020. There were about 80 million vehicles in China in 2009. Today, in 2013, that number had exploded to over 200 million.

Dodge Charger SRT8 392 Appearance Package

Aug
13

The estimated 2,500 enthusiastic attendees who brought more than 1,000 different Chrysler, Dodge and SRT vehicles to the eighth annual Spring Festival of LXs this past weekend in Irvine, Calif., received an exclusive first peek at the latest limited-edition exterior package from the Chrysler Group’s SRT (Street and Racing Technology) brand, as president and CEO Ralph Gilles pulled the cover off of the new 392 Appearance Package for the Dodge Charger SRT8.

Designed to offer a modern interpretation of the classic muscle-car styling cues of the Charger SRT8, the optional 392 Appearance Package adds an extra dose of menacing appearance for iconic four-door fastback coupe, with the following new appointments:

  • Custom-designed gloss black “392 HEMI” fender badges with a charcoal grey metallic insert
  • Center section of power bulge hood painted in Pitch Black
  • Roof painted in Pitch Black
  • New satin black SRT lower-body side stripe with heavy band and accent tracer stretching from front fascia, through doors to rear fascias
  • Side mirrors painted in Pitch Black
  • 20-inch, split five-spoke Black Vapor Chrome wheels
  • Rear spoiler painted in Pitch Black
  • Availability of five exterior colors: Bright White Clear Coat, Billet Silver Metallic Clear Coat, Plum Crazy Pearl Coat, HEMI Orange Pearl Coat and TorRed Clear Coat
  • “392” engine beauty covers under the hood
  • Exclusive serialized dash placque showing production build number / 392

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Benefits of Buying Fuel Efficient Cars

Aug
12

These days, people look for ways on how they can save money even when it comes to buying new cars. Most of these people go for cars that are fuel efficient cars. It is a good thing that there are car brands that introduce efficient cars in the auto industry. One of the many car brands that help buyers and shoppers is Chevrolet. This article will cite the benefits of buying cars that are fuel efficient and will cite Chevrolet cars that are made to be fuel efficient.