Tag Archive: Owner Profile

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SRT® and Mopar® brand engineers help new Dodge Dart Pro Stock car reach the winner’s circle in debut.

April 11, 2014

It was a debut that could hardly have been more historic — or perfect. In the inaugural race for the Magneti Marelli Quality Auto Parts Offered by Mopar Dodge Dart, and the first-ever event overall for the new Dodge Dart race car, Allen Johnson drove all the way to victory at the NHRA Gatornationals in Gainesville, Florida, on March 16, 2014. Shortly after his triumph, Johnson went out of his way to praise those from Chrysler Group LLC headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan, who helped sow the seeds of his... View Article

Racing season is in full swing for Viper owners in NARRA.

April 10, 2014

The North American Road Racing Association (NARRA) has been home to many Viper competitors for over 20 years. Another exciting season is under way, with action scheduled for this weekend at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Georgia, and the running of the Whelen Grand Prix of Georgia. A number of Viper owners will be competing in a variety of classes at the 12-turn, 2.540-mile natural terrain road course. The North American Road Racing Association is the sanctioning body, promoter and event operator for the US GT Championship and Whelen US TimeTrial... View Article

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The Long Beach Grand Prix is no walk on the beach.

April 10, 2014

One-hundred minutes. That may not seem like much time for a sports car race, especially following 24- and 12-hour events. Yet 100 quick minutes on the ultra-tough and bumpy street circuit of the Long Beach Grand Prix tests the mettle of driver and machine alike. Long Beach is the shortest circuit on the SRT® Viper GTS-R schedule, measuring just less than two miles and lined with concrete barriers. The 40th running of the Long Beach Grand Prix is set for this weekend. Last season, the No. 91 of Dominik Farnbacher and Marc... View Article

Long Beach Grand Prix attendees have plenty to see away from the track.

April 9, 2014

The Long Beach Grand Prix is much more than just a race. It’s a happening and a destination which celebrates the downtown revitalization of this California port city. Long Beach has become a tourist haven throughout the years, but even more so in the spring, when the Grand Prix comes to town. The SRT® Viper GTS-R team is all set for Saturday, April 12, in the third-round event of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. For SRT vehicle owners and enthusiasts heading to Long Beach for the race, there are plenty... View Article

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The Dr. Phil Show awards a Chrysler 300 SRT® to a return guest.

April 8, 2014

Phil McGraw, host of the long-running Dr. Phil Show, has helped change countless lives over the years. One such example is Brandon from Texas, who first appeared on the show years ago. Brandon was confronted by family and friends, received an intervention for substance abuse problems and began the battle of turning his life around. After a relapse, Brandon again began his journey to recovery. Now four years clean, Brandon lives with his dog, Tank, in an apartment close to the family residence, and is engaged to be married. Brandon has made it... View Article