1996 Viper GTS Coupe-Future Collectors Item?
Autoline Detroit host John McElroy thinks the end may be near for the Dodge Viper.
“A few blogs back I wrote about how Chrysler is going to combine its three brands and start eliminating overlapping models. The idea is to have Dodge concentrate on trucks and work-utilities, with Chrysler exclusively selling cars, and Jeep offering only SUV-based Jeeps.
It’s a bold plan, but a risky one. And while I see the logic in what they’re trying to achieve, I don’t agree with parts of it. Specifically, I wrote in my blog that no matter what happens, they ought to keep the Dodge Viper. Well, so much for my opinion. The word just leaked out that the Viper is going to get the axe.”
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