The Viper SRT-10 appears in Need for Speed: Shift as a tier 3 vehicle with a $170,000 price tag. It has a 10.00 car rating and is unlocked upon earning 40 stars.
The car reaches top speed sooner than similar vehicles thanks to strong acceleration. It can be handful in twisty corners as it has a lot of torque transferred to the rear wheels, which can result in oversteering.
A Coke Zero themed variant for Need for Speed: Shift was featured as a redeemable promotional gift on CokeZone.com. It has a Coke Zero paint job and is upgraded by default. Players cannot modify it and can reach a top speed of 172 mph (277 km/h) with it.
The Viper SRT-10 first was made available in Need for Speed: World on January 26th, 2011 on February 21st, 2011 as a tier 3 vehicle. Since August 22nd, 2012, it has been featured as a B class vehicle.
The performance of the Viper SRT-10 is largely influenced by heavy steering in corners, which is compensated by strong acceleration. It has a weak nitrous boost and a high weight to make the car useful in Pursuit Outrun and Team Escape. Top speed is 189 mph (304 km/h).
On June 6th, 2015, its price was lowered from 1,100,000 as part of the End of the World event.
The Limited style is a promotional art director car initially released as a top-up gift from January 26th, 2011. It was made available for 825,000 on July 1st, 2015 as part of the End of the World event.
BBS RS-GT 20"
Licence Plate "Limited"
Blue Juggernaut (Cash)
The Blue Juggernaut style is a juggernaut car that costs 550,000. It was released on July 1st, 2015 as part of the End of the World event.
The racer vehicle can only be unlocked through redeeming a promotional Dr. Pepper code and is only available for the Xbox 360 release. The SCPD unit is unlocked upon the player earning a total of 255,000 cop bounty.
The Viper SRT-10 has quick acceleration and tends to slide in corners, allowing players to drift easily in long corners. However, this also make it difficult to control in tight roads.
The Viper SRT-10 in Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010) can be selected with either a Anaconda Green Pearl, Graphite Metallic, Viper Black, Viper Blue Metallic, Viper GTS Blue, Viper Race Yellow, Viper Red, Viper Snakeskin Pearl, Viper Very Orange or Viper White body paint colour.
In Need for Speed: World, an unused Juggernaut Edition of the Viper SRT-10 has a lower stock performance rating compared to any other edition of the vehicle.