[VIDEO] 2013 SRT Viper #1 gets delivered to customer
The North American based automotive giant Chrysler Group has recently announced the delivery of the first 2013 SRT Viper to its customer.
After starting its life back in 2012 in simple rumors and then being unveiled in the same year, the brand new 2013 SRT Viper is being placed into the spotlights once again, this time with the carmaker announcing the delivery of the first unit to its customer. The event was celebrated in a ceremony held at the Conner Assembly plant in Detroit where its new owner, Scott Thomas, as received the keys. The sports car was won at an auction after he paid 300,000 USD.
As a quick reminder, the 2013 SRT Viper is the most expensive product ever signed by Chrysler but, even so, the model is still cheaper than the Corvette ZR1, its main rival. The 2013 SRT Viper is being assembled at the Conner Avenue Assembly Plant in Detroit and its price has been set at 97,395 USD, without the 1,995 USD destination charge, while for the 2013 SRT Viper GTS, its future owners will have to pay 120,395 USD. The sports car is getting an 8.4 liter V10 engine under its hood which is good for 640 HP and 600 lb-ft of torque.
According to a Wall Street Journal report, GM is selling its remaining stake in its former lending arm, Ally Financial Inc.
Officials with GM and Ally declined to comment. GM owned a 9.9 % stake in Ally at the end of September. The private placement deal is worth about $900 million, the newspaper ...