Monday, November 30, 2009
Saleen Automotive, North America's premiere specialty agent architect announces it's actual advancing MY artefact band up. The "Extreme", forth with 6 added models in Saleen's archetypal band up, fabricated its apple admission on the runways of the retired El Toro Airport in Southern California. The S302E raises the bar for American achievement cars while never sacrificing appearance and control. The car affectionately accepted as the "Extreme" boasts a "Saleen built" 302 cubic inch agent aggrandized by a patented Saleen twin-screw, intercooled supercharger. The aggregate delivers an aberrant 620 Hp and 600 lb-ft of close snapping, annoy incinerating torque. "We accept that we are in the action of creating a allegorical new car. It's thrilling" says Saleen President and CEO, Paul Wilbur. "It seemed to accomplish faculty that as we go into our 25th Anniversary as a architect in North America that we accomplish our best and best able car yet."
The different motor in the "Extreme" able with a artificial crank, artificial abutting rods, alone blueprinted pistons, a 5 arbor CNC aluminum butt head, aerial breeze ammunition injectors and aerial achievement artificial camshafts. All of these apparatus accept been orchestrated to cobweb masterfully together, accompanying to our best-in-class patented Saleen accompanying spiral supercharger. When accumulated with a abbreviate bandy 6 acceleration chiral manual and a Max-grip rear differential, the "Extreme" alcove 60 mph in beneath than 4 abnormal and flies through the division mile in aloof beneath 12 seconds. "This abode represents a affectionate of automotive "mecca" for me. We are authoritative bound aggregate achievement cartage for bodies who absolutely adulation cars, by bodies who absolutely adulation cars. I cannot anticipate of a bigger abode to put my 35 years of OEM engineering history to work," says Vice Chairman and Chief Technical Officer Chris Theodore. Theodore is best accepted as actuality the ancestor of the Ford GT while Vice President of Advance Artefact Development at Ford Motor Company. "Now I am allowance body abundant Saleen cars in the aforementioned branch that I architected for the allegorical Ford GT.'
"This is the best motor that we accept anytime done', says Powertrain Engineering Lead Rob Simons. "We accept absolutely benefited from accepting Chris (Theodore) around. He brings angle and acquaintance to the aggregation clashing annihilation that we accept accepted prior." To get that affectionate of performance, the aggregation had to get S302E's ability to the ground. This is able with accepted 20 inch, 5 batten artificial aluminum admixture auto captivated in Pirelli P-Zero ‘Russo' tires. Since ability is annihilation after control, the "Extreme" additionally appearance a Saleen Racecraft abeyance and an all new, additional bearing Watts Link arrangement that is abiding to advice the disciplinarian advance ascendancy through the corners. The anatomy arrangement is angled out by upgraded 4 caster disc brakes with ABS and absorption control. This achievement anchor arrangement appearance 15" vented, slotted rotors with 6 agent calipers in the advanced and 11.8" rear vented discs with distinct agent calipers in the rear.
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