The Viper ARC was officially revealed last week at the Conner Avenue Assembly Plant in Detroit, but it was in front of the Midwest automotive media that Chad Seymour, brand manager for Viper, announced pricing would start at $117,895 for the Viper ARC and that order banks are now open.
Ever since I test drove the 2015 Jeep Renegade and discovered all the hidden “Easter eggs” designed into the interior and exterior of the vehicle, I’ve been obsessed with finding sneaky design elements in cars.
Even though Ford insists on calling the TransitConnect passenger vehicle a wagon, the sliding rear doors, fold flat seats, creative cargo spaces and boxy shape tell a different story. Not that there’s anything wrong with that.
If you really do keep your daily drives in the 30- to 60-mile range, and you wouldn’t be adverse to purchasing a home charging station, the Leaf is a great little car that’s comfortable, easy to drive and simple to understand.
Sure there’s the Chevrolet Corvette and the Nissan 370Z, which are both fine vehicles. But when you get into the likes of affordable two-seaters, you’re looking at, well, a class of one: The Mazda MX-5 Miata.
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