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2000 Dodge Viper

   
 
Dodge Viper Features and Specs

Features & Specs

  • Engine 8.0 L V 10-cylinder
  • Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
  • Transmission 6-speed Manual
  • Horse Power 450 hp @ 5200 rpm
  • Fuel Economy 11/19 mpg
  • Bluetooth No
  • Navigation No
  • Heated Seats No
 

Review of the 2000 Dodge Viper

  • A beast with incredible performance that won't tolerate an inexperienced or foolish driver.

  • Safety
  • Pros

    Exoti-car performance, imposing looks, value-priced.

  • Cons

    Lack of refinement, low-tech design, easy to spin.

  • What's New for 2000

    The 2000 Viper is available in a new Steel Gray color and the new ACR version offers additional performance.

 
What Others Are Saying

Customer Reviews

  Average Consumer Rating (10 total reviews)


Go topless

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Vehicle: 2000 Dodge Viper RT/10 2dr Convertible

Absolutely the best topless modern muscle car on the road. I look forward to each chance I get to drive it and always get out with a smile on my face.




A few facts for you

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Vehicle: 2000 Dodge Viper GTS 2dr Coupe

This car is not an easy car to operate. The viper was made to do 3 things. Go like hell, stop well, and corner well. Luxuries like traction/yaw control, heads up displays, and even an awesome radio are not part of what viper is about. If you want those things, go buy a corvette! Nothing turns heads like the viper, so expect a lot of attention, especially from kids. Acceleration takes practice to not break traction. You must learn to press the pedal not stomp on it! If you get a flat tire, plan on a flatbed because the car cannot be towed and I didn't trust the donut you get for a spare. Buy a used rim and put a tire on it. Finally, watch out for the law, because they will be watching for u!




2000 dodge viper rt/10 =

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Vehicle: 2000 Dodge Viper RT/10 2dr Convertible

This car is not for the faint at heart and should not be considered as a daily driver. This is a piece of American History, a true American exotic car which will hold its own against the European exotics. If you are not used to attention or want privacy then you should avoid this car as it will draw attention as people have swarmed over my car and I have been stopped so people could take pictures of the car. The car does have flaws especially in the interior but once you hit the throttle the one word emerges "WOW" and all the flaws are forgotten. This car is my weekend getaway, were all life problems are forgotten at the turn of the ignition.



 
 
 
Gas Mileage

EPA-Rated MPG

  • 11
  • cty
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  • 19
  • highway
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Full 2000 Dodge Viper Review

What's New for 2000

The 2000 Viper is available in a new Steel Gray color and the new ACR version offers additional performance.

Talk About The 2000 Viper

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xkss
xkss
11-17-2005
The Viper was the first of the 'new age' front engined rear wheel drive GT cars. It sparked renewed interest in top flight GT racing....


fullauto
fullauto
07-12-2004
I've owned 4 Corvettes ('91, '93, '96, 2000) and a 1994 Viper. I can honestly say, this thing is almost as cool as the Viper. :) It has all the power my 2000 Vette had, easily....


tgr1
tgr1
11-16-1999
dbarky- I have a '97 dakota, and have a 2000 quad cab on order. Do yourself a favor and get the wheel and tire package. Its not that expensive, besides, if you still decide to upgrade from the 15 x ...



 

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