“Traffic” Dodge Viper broke the mark of 400 km/h

«Дорожный» Dodge Viper пробил отметку в 400 км/ч

Supercar Dodge Viper was the fastest car with the admission to public roads.

New world speed record was set during the tests the Dodge Viper on the runway Johnny Bohmer Proving Grounds (JBPG) in Florida, where he arrived for testing some components of the engine and tires. As stated, initially no record run was not planned, the champion of the supercar began quite by accident.

What is the complete set of Dodge Viper, is not specified. According to rumors, the supercar was equipped with a modified version, including by installing a dual turbo regular atmospheric engine V10, whose power was about 1400 HP On a superior high-speed characteristics of a luxury car clearly hints to the parachute on the aft deck.

JBPG is considered the most even and longest runway in the world: with a width of 90 m and a length of 4.8 km elevation throughout its length is several millimeters. Previously, it was used for testing the space Shuttle, but has more than 10 years here conducted aerodynamic testing of the automakers.

In the official press release from Johnny Bohmer Proving Grounds explains that to control the internal time and speed on the ground using Garmin and Racelogic. Achievement – 406.5 km/h was officially registered Association of the International Mile Racing Association (IMRA). Accordingly, the entry of a record in the Dodge Viper may appear in the Guinness Book of records.