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 |  Aug 11 2013, 6:22 PM

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The number 91 SRT Viper GTS-R, driven by Marc Goossens and Dominik Farnbacher, has captured victory at Road America in the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) making the first win since returning to motorsports.

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 |  May 08 2013, 2:01 PM

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The SRT Viper GTS-R race car returned to the American Le Mans race series last year, and the brand is releasing a series of mini documentaries highlighting the car’s first and second season back on the track.

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 |  Sep 09 2012, 4:48 PM

While the No. 91 SRT Viper GTS-R is out for repairs after a devastating crash, the No. 93 SRT Viper GTS-R race car is driving out on the streets of Baltimore.

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 |  Sep 07 2012, 8:31 AM

The SRT Viper GTS-R hasn’t exactly had great luck on the track, but hopefully it’ll fare a lot better in the virtual racing world of Forza Motorsport 4.

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 |  Jul 14 2012, 4:00 PM

We are probably more excited than SRT is for the Viper’s return to the American Le Man Series, but the brand and its race team has finally announced that the GTS-R will make it highly anticipated race debut at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge from August 2 through 4.

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 |  Jun 28 2012, 6:32 PM

Athleticism on (or off) the track has always been the Viper’s calling card and with the GTS-R’s upcoming American Le Mans debut, the most recent video should be enough to get anyone excited.

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 |  Jun 09 2012, 3:02 PM

When the SRT Viper debuted, automotive enthusiasts worldwide had huge smiles on their faces. But when the SRT Viper GTS-R debuted alongside the production model, racing enthusiasts worldwide had to pick their jaws up off the floor.

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 |  Apr 06 2012, 9:01 AM

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Yes, the Viper is back and with its debut SRT boss Ralph Gilles announced another surprise: it’s returning not just to the street, but also to the race track.

The Viper GTS-R, backed by a factory SRT team, will compete in this year’s American Le Mans Series (ALMS), taking on Corvettes and Ferraris.

“Racing has been a significant part of the illustrious history of Viper not only with wins on the track, but also in the continued development of the street cars – and our new 2013 SRT Viper models are proof of those lessons learned,” said Gilles.

The Viper already has a strong following of core enthusiasts but the Chrysler corporation is obviously trying to expand it further, with the win on Sunday, sell on Monday mentality.

Until it hits the track, check out out extensive gallery of photos from the New York Auto Show below.

GALLERY: Viper GTS-R

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