has already confirmed that
the next Viper is on its way
in two years' time, but showing it off this early is a clear indication that work is well underway. There's still some debate about what powertrain will be fitted to the thoroughly updated
, but early reports indicate that the same 8.4-liter V10 could carry on, possibly with the inclusion of
technology to reduce
and boost output over 700 horsepower. An entry-level V8 option is a possibility, and there's little doubt that
engineers to advise on everything from handling to steering and stability control systems.
Another supposed cameo at the event was a
pickup, similar to the
, however, we've yet to confirm its attendance or any serious production plans. But for the time being, we're content with the knowledge that Dodge's next
is in the wings and we'll being seeing it in person within the next several months.
: More details from the Wall Street Journal