SSC North America decided on the premiere of the hypercar from 2011

SSC North America decided on the premiere of the hypercar from 2011

August 11, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The company SSC North America (formerly known as Shelby Supercars) will present at the elegance contest at Pebble Beach, which opens on August 26, the serial version of the Hypercar Tuatara. According to the manufacturer, the model named after the lizard will be the fastest road car.

For the first time the Tuatara project was announced in 2011, and the latest information about the project appeared in January. Hypercar was shown on the teaser, but did not report any information about the technical stuffing.

At the initial stage of development, Tuatara was planned to equip. 6,9-liter V8 engine with two turbochargers. The design capacity is 1369 horsepower (1,700 hp with the use of racing fuel).

From the place to 100 kilometers per hour the supercar Tuatara could accelerate in 2.5 seconds, and its maximum speed would be 444 kilometers per hour.

Seven years ago, the premiere of the SSC Tuatara coupe was held at the Shanghai Motor Show. In the same year at the Motor Show in Dubai demonstrated the interior of the hypercar. The company received several orders for a car worth about one million dollars and for several years “forgot” about the project.