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Update – SSC Ultimate Aero II

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010:

SSC Ultimate Aero II

After our initial post about the new SSC Ultimate Aero II concept car, TopGear has revealed new images and information. They are continuing the “fastest car in the world” battle between the Bugatti and several other concepts, but the pricing and specs are now here. It will come powered by a four-cam 6.8-liter twin-turbo engine, capable of revving to 9,000 rpm to produce a whopping 1,350 bhp. The Aero II blowers are an SSC design, and it’s already accomplishing these numbers on Shelby’s dyno. The final car will be constructed of all carbon except for aluminum crash rails on the front and back. Its transmission is still the same SSC unit with a triple-disc carbon clutch, and the option of sequential paddle shifting.

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SSC Ultimate Aero II

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010:

SSC Ultimate Aero II

When Bugatti took the land speed record from SSC with the SuperSport, the engineers from SSC decided to unveil a new supercar by the end of year. Shelby Supercars (SSC) said, “When the Ultimate Aero broke the record in 2007, we knew it was just a matter of time until it was broken by someone else.” These are currently concept pictures of the SSC Ultimate Aero II, and no information about the performance figures have been released yet. TopGear featured it in their latest magazine, and we do know that this car will have to top out faster than 420 km/h to beat Bugatti SuperSport. When talking about the price, be prepared to see the tag in excess of 1 million.

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