• Dodge Viper GTS

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Key facts

Dodge Viper GTS, 2017 MY information summary

What body style?
fixed-head coupé with 2 seats
How long?
4463 mm
How heavy?
1549 kg
What size engine?
8.4 litre, 8382 cm3
How many cylinders?
10, V
How much power?
654 PS / 645 bhp / 481 kW @ 6200 rpm
How much torque?
814 Nm / 600 / 83 kgm @ 5000 rpm
How economical?
12/19 US MPG EPA city/highway


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2017 Dodge Viper GTS technical specifications


The Dodge Viper GTS is a coupé with 2 doors and a front mounted powerplant which supplies the power to the rear wheels.
It is powered by a naturally aspirated engine of 8.4 litre capacity. This unit features overhead valve valve gear, a 90 degree V 10 cylinder layout, and 2 valves per cylinder. It has an output of 645 bhp (654 PS/481 kW) of power at 6200 rpm, and maximum torque of 814 N·m (600 lb·ft/83 kgm) at 5000 rpm.
The engine delivers its power through to the wheels by means of a 6 speed manual gearbox.
The claimed weight at the kerb is 1549 kg.
2017 Dodge Viper GTS data
Dodge Viper GTS, 2017 MY data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
Body type2 seater fixed-head coupé
Number of doors2
dimensions & weights
Wheelbase 2510 98.8
Track/tread (front) 1598 62.9
Track/tread (rear) 1549 61
Length 4463 175.7
Width 1941 76.4
Height 1247 49.1
Ground clearance 127 5
length:wheelbase ratio 1.78
Kerb weight 1549 kg 3415 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 60.6 litres 13.3 UK Gal 16 US Gal
Drag coefficient 0.369
Frontal area
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Dodge
Engine code
Cylinders V 10 in 90° vee
Capacity 8.4 litre
8382 cc
(511.501 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 103 × 100.6 mm
4.06 × 3.96 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.02
overhead valve (OHV)
2 valves per cylinder
20 valves in total
maximum power output 654 PS (645 bhp) (481 kW)
at 6200 rpm
Specific output 77 bhp/litre
1.26 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 814 Nm (600 ft·lb) (83 kgm)
at 5000 rpm
Specific torque 97.11 Nm/litre
1.17 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminum alloy block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10.2:1
Fuel system SMPFI
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1220.4 kPa (177 psi)
Maximum RPM 6400 rpm
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 838.2 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 422.19 PS/g
310.51 kW/g
416.4 bhp/ton
0.19 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 3.22 kg/kW
5.38 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption 12/19 US MPG EPA city/highway
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres per 100km19.6/12.4 l/100km city/highway
km per litre5.1/8.1 km/l city/highway
UK MPG14.4/22.8 UK MPG city/highway
US MPG12.0/19.0 US MPG city/highway
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
Engine position front
Engine layout longitudinal
Drive wheels rear wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering rack & pinion PAS
turns lock-to-lock 2.400
Turning circle
Front suspension
Rear suspension
Wheel size front 10½ x 18
Wheel size rear 13 x 19
Tyres front Pirelli P-Zero P295/30 ZR 18
Tyres rear Pirelli P-Zero P355/30 ZR 19
Brakes F/R VeDi/VeDi-S-ABS
Front brake diameter 355 mm
Rear brake diameter 355 mm
Gearbox 6 speed manual
Top gear ratio 0.5
Final drive ratio 3.55
general ID510257
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 65.8
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2017 Dodge Viper GTS added 2017-02-05.
Last modified 2017-02-05.

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