1996 Shelby Edition Viper #10 of 19


ENGINE: 7.998 L (488.1 cu in) V10 OHV, 450 bhp (336 kW; 456 PS), 9.6:1 compression, free flow exhaust and air cleaners, hi performance ignition wires, speedometer correction control box, 0-60 mph in 4.5 seconds, Quarter mile 12.7 seconds

TRANSMISSION: 6-Speed manual, 3:73 to 1 rear axle gear ratio (stock=3:00 to 1)

CHASSIS: Italian Oz Racing 3-piece wheels, open Cobra style front grill, rear contour spoiler, custom windshield graphics, Shelby signatures on targa bar, CS front and rear emblems, custom paint and striping, 4-point safety harnesses, hand-signed and numbered Shelby signature on glove box, engraved data plate under hood, full leather seats, matching hard top with stripes, suspension modifications include heavy duty sway bar, adjusted shock settings, and specially designed bump steer kit, mirrored trunk lid with sneeky pete logo, upgraded security system with ignition cut-off, custom "gills" on side air vents to hood

  • 3-time winner of best in class at Mopar at Thunder Mountain -- Bandimere, CO
  • 2008 Viper Calendar Car
  • 2012 Show car for Mile High Mopar Nationals Big Block Party -- Golden, CO
  • 2013 Shelby Museum Collection Party Exhibit Car -- Boulder, CO

Marketed and sold by Fitzgerald Motorsports, this is car #10 of what was to be a limited edition size of 25 RT/10 Vipers (only 19 were produced).  Originally purchased June 2, 1997 for $78,212. This is the only black one in existence and includes a custom "Sneaky Pete" striping kit.  The tell tale sign of the Shelby Edition Viper is the "open mouthed" front fascia which was designed to resemble the classic Shelby Cobra.  The ultimate Mopar dream machine.

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