SSC Ultimate Aero XT – the battle for the title of the fastest supercar

SSC Ultimate Aero XT – the battle for the title of the fastest supercar

American supercar SSC Ultimate Aero for several years was the fastest car on the planet. In 2007, the brainchild of the company Shelby Super Cars (SSC) establishes the official speed record among production cars, equal to 410 kilometers per hour, leaving behind the 2018-2019 Bugatti Veyron. But in 2018-2019 Bugatti Veyron Super Sport was able to reach the mark of 431 km / h, thus regaining the title of champion.

Now the company SSC is preparing a new supercar called the Tuatara, able to compete for the honorary title of the fastest car. Model Ultimate Aero soon retires, but it decided to conduct a special version of the release. Announced the upcoming availability of five car SSC Ultimate Aero XT, different from its predecessor improved performance.


SSC Ultimate Aero drives the engine displacement of 6345 cubic centimeters capacity of 1183 horsepower with a torque of 1482 Nm. For the version of Ultimate Aero TT with the same amount in 1287 managed to remove the horsepower and torque exceeded the incredible mark of 1500 Nm. Supercar performs acceleration from zero to hundred in 2.78 seconds and, as mentioned above, has made for some time, the title of “the fastest car in the world.”

For a supercar Tuatara the Shelby company has developed a new, 6.9-liter engine with twin-turbo technology and eight V-shaped arrangement of cylinders. The final version of today’s supercar has received his name. SSC Ultimate Aero XT has a capacity of 1,300 horsepower with a torque of 1360 Nm. It helps put the power of a huge engine to the wheels 7 supenchataya box SMG transmission with triple clutch.

Theoretically, SSC Ultimate Aero XT can take away the title of fastest car in the world 2018-2019 Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, but the company still prefer not to call specific numbers. They only say that the final version of the supercar is easy to overcome the mark of 400 km / h and, again in theory, can aim a blow at a maximum speed of 440 kilometers per hour.

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