Chrysler Firepower Concept 

  • 2005
  • 175 mph
Toward that end, the SRT-tuned, 6.1-liter Hemi V-8 supplants the rip-snorting V-10, and chassis settings are softened accordingly.
by MotorTrend (Mar, 2005)
Critics deep inside the design community may fault the Firepower for merely interpreting classic proportions and themes, and, indeed, perhaps the result is more beautiful than it is striking, outrageous, or trendsetting.
by MotorTrend (Mar, 2005)

Road Tests Real world tests of the Chrysler Firepower Concept


Firepower Concept
4.5 s
2.7 s

Top speed

Firepower Concept
175 mph
253 mph

Data points Key details of the Chrysler Firepower Concept

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Chrysler Firepower Concept
The interior is befitting of the Chrysler brand image of beauty and elegance.
Firepower uses a rear-wheel drive chassis with suspension and brakes fitting of a thoroughbred performance vehicle.

Chrysler Firepower Concept

Car & Driver News
Auto Shows arrow Chrysler Firepower Concept 2005 Detroit Auto Show With all of Chrysler’s success with the Hemi V-8 in its 300C sedan, it makes sense that the brand would eventually drop a form of that potent engine in a sports car.
Propelled by a 6.1-liter Hemi V-8—which produces 425 horsepower—the Viper-based coupe would conceivably be a strong Corvette fighter, assuming it eventually makes it to production.

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Brand Chrysler
Year 2005

power & handling

Steering system Rack and pinion


Cylinders V8
Fuels Gas

physical dimensions

Curb weight 3,380 lb
Width 73.2 in
Height 47.7 in
Length 172.6 in
Front track width 61.6 in
Wheelbase 98.8 in

road tests

Top speed 175 mph
0-60mph 4.5 s


Gearing Traditional
# of gears 5 gears

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 483/? 305
Rear wheels 508/? 305
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