Shelby American ambitious to win as the fastest automobile manufacturer in the world by preparing the first American made hypercar.
Jerold Shelby as CEO Shelby American revealed that the name Tuatara hypercar will be produced at the new factory in West Richland, Washington, through its subsidiary namely Shelby SSC. As reported by MotorAuthority on Saturday, June 28, 2014, SSC targeting the Tuatara prime production should be completed in the first quarter of 2015.
|Tuatara only takes 2.5 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 kph and has reached a maximum speed of 445 kph. (Picture from: http://bit.ly/1jyF9eS)|
|SSC Tuatara at 2011 Dubai Motor Show. (Picture from: http://bit.ly/UWYG2Q)|
Ultimate Aero is built in three different plants namely Arizona, California, and Washington. SSC Tuatara want to focus on a single plant was built in West Richland, Washington factory.
When the SSC is in the process of assembly test for six months before the first production begins to ensure plant Tuatara really ready to produce a hypercar. Therefore the initial target seems SSC will be late until the end of 2015 or early 2016.
According to the leaked, SSC Tuatara will carry twin-turbocharged V8 engine that is capable of spewing power up to 1,350 horsepower. Armed with a very savage force, tuatara only takes 2.5 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 km / hour and has a maximum speed reaches 445 kph.
For the price of Shelby SSC Tuatara revealed that the buyer must spend U.S. $ 1.3 million or around Rp. 15.62 billion to have the fastest car in the world is made in America. *** [EKA | FROM VARIOUS SOURCES | MOTORAUTHORITY]
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