Archive for the ‘Cool Hypercars’ Category
December 19, 2011 at the factory Honda of the UK Manufacturing Ltd (HUM) Honda Company started mass production of a new version of the model Civic.
Speaking at the ceremony, Manabu Nishimae, the president of the company Honda Motor Europe, has informed that Honda still remains true to its choice of the factory in Swindon as the central European industrial platform of the future cars and engines, that is confirmed by the start of production of a new car at this enterprise — new version of the Honda Civic. He also added that the European division of Honda moved to a qualitatively new level of work, leaving all the difficulties behind and outlining a significant increase in production by 2012.
In 2014 the German company Audi will present a new generation R8 supercar.
Manufacturer extreme hypercar – American company Shelby Super Cars – declassified second generation of its legendary sports car SSC Ultimate Aero. This car, despite the fact that he did not participate yet in any of the record check, have hastened to christen the “killer Bugatti Veyron”.
At one time, SSC Ultimate Aero TT first generation was officially recognized as the fastest production car in the world. American hypercar could accelerate to 412 km / h, and this is the result recorded by the representatives of Guinness Book of Records. But this year, upgraded Bugatti Veyron Super Sport in the presence of the same representatives of the Guinness Book of Records was able to show the result in 431 km / h, becoming thus the fastest production car world.
But it seems that the French Bugatti long will hold the title. Back in August, Shelby Super Car at a private presentation introduced a new monster – SSC Ultimate Aero II. According to the edition of Top Gear, American sports car is equipped with a 6.8-liter twin-turbo “Eight” power of 1350 hp The first hundred machine wins in less than 3 s and can accelerate to 443 km / h. There is no doubt that in the near future American hypercar try to regain the title of king of speed. The design of SSC Ultimate Aero II worked as the current chief designer SAAB Jason Kastriot, once famed for such cars as the Maserati Birdcage, Pininfarina Ferrari P4 / 5 and Bertone Mantide. Kastriot again managed to create a highly original way, which, however, guessed his previous work.
Now it’s easy, now – to bring this supercar on the bottom of a dried-up salt lake, or on a track and show the world who are all faster.