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Old 05-21-2004, 04:06 PM   #1
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corvette vs viper

at the local chevy dealership they just recently got in a 2004 corvette V8 5.7 , 6 speed man. with under 200 miles, yesterday the dodge place just got a 2000 dodge viper V10 , 6 speed man. with over 27,000 miles and naturally there have been what if's about them racing. if they did race would the viper make the corvette look like a joke or does the corvette stand a chance?

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Old 05-21-2004, 04:49 PM   #2
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in drag racing, the viper will own the vette, even if its a z06.
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Old 05-21-2004, 08:49 PM   #3
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yeah dude...straight out the Viper would smoke the Vette
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Old 05-21-2004, 09:39 PM   #4
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Yup... the Viper would and should own... gotta like dodge!
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Old 05-21-2004, 09:52 PM   #5
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Hmmm.. Thats strange.. Everyone seems to be wrong so far...

1998 Dodge Viper RT/10

0-60: 4.1
1/4 mile: 12.30


2004 Z06 vette..

0-60 4.0
1/4 mile: 12.05

Oh, and the new Z06 suspension setup means that it will also handle better too...

And yes, my recent attitude is but a vain attempt to make up for the lack of VW being here...
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Old 05-21-2004, 10:30 PM   #6
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Corvette vs. Viper vs. BMW

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9 Second BMW

Now what say you?


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Old 05-22-2004, 04:47 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by R34RB30DETTV
Hmmm.. Thats strange.. Everyone seems to be wrong so far...

1998 Dodge Viper RT/10

0-60: 4.1
1/4 mile: 12.30


2004 Z06 vette..

0-60 4.0
1/4 mile: 12.05

Oh, and the new Z06 suspension setup means that it will also handle better too...

And yes, my recent attitude is but a vain attempt to make up for the lack of VW being here...

you picked the rt, which i think is a convertible. its a little slower and heavier than the gts coupe version, but no matter, we are comparaing cars that were made 6 years apart.

Also, post a link to where you got those numbers.
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Old 05-22-2004, 03:44 PM   #8
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Quote:
Originally Posted by R34RB30DETTV
Hmmm.. Thats strange.. Everyone seems to be wrong so far...

1998 Dodge Viper RT/10

0-60: 4.1
1/4 mile: 12.30


2004 Z06 vette..

0-60 4.0
1/4 mile: 12.05

Oh, and the new Z06 suspension setup means that it will also handle better too...

And yes, my recent attitude is but a vain attempt to make up for the lack of VW being here...

you definitely can't compare a 1998 Viper to a 2004 Z06...and when one compares the 2004 Viper to the 2004 Vette...

" Even when compared with the $70,000 Viper, this Vette can hold its own. Sure the Viper with 450 HP will take it off the line, but not by much, and the Z06 is better balanced and easier to drive."

also...

Acceleration 0 to 60 4.2 Seconds
Top Speed 171 (Manufacturer's Figures)
1/4 mile Acceleration 12.6 Secs. 114 MPH (Manufacturer's Figures)

http://www.familycar.com/RoadTests/CorvetteZ06/

and the Viper...

Acceleration 0-62 mph s: <4.0
Top Speed mph (km/h): 190 (306)

http://www.rsportscars.com/eng/cars/viper_srt.asp

how about them apples.
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Old 02-23-2005, 12:22 AM   #9
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Viper vs Vette????

That's what I'm talking about....If you think that the Viper takes the Vette.....Watch out for the easter bunny....he's coming personnaly to bring you an egg...and it's a Dodge! It's funny how all of these people know so much about these cars, but don't own any of them! Thats like saying the Prowler could beat?????? Nothing!!!! Wishfull thinking Dodge fans.... bring
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Hmmm.. Thats strange.. Everyone seems to be wrong so far...

1998 Dodge Viper RT/10

0-60: 4.1
1/4 mile: 12.30


2004 Z06 vette..

0-60 4.0
1/4 mile: 12.05

Oh, and the new Z06 suspension setup means that it will also handle better too...

And yes, my recent attitude is but a vain attempt to make up for the lack of VW being here...
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