VUHL 05RR is one of the models that will debut this weekend at the Festival of Speed Goodwood. It is a version most radical of the deportivo mexicano basically what that has done is increase his power while reducing its weight. This way will be converted in the perfect weapon for circuits, poniéndoselo difficult to the Ariel Atom, the KTM X-Bow, BAC Mono or Caterham R300.
As mentioned, use the engine 2.3 EcoBoost source Ford, which for this occasion will develop 390 HP. This represents a considerable increase, since that serial was delivering 285 HP. What will remain will be the gearbox sequential six-speed. The VUHL 05RR get-speed 0 to 100 km/h in 2.7 sec (almost a second less than the standard) and the maximum speed also increases up to 255 km/h.
These amazing features would not be possible without the weight reduction to which it has been subjected. Have lost nothing less than 10% and therefore remains in 640 kg dry (the VUHL 05 weighs 700 kg). This means that it has a weight capacity of about 600 HP/ton. Some figures that surprised, because are able to overcome to those of almost any modern sports.
The VUHL 05RR will be between the 23 and 26 June at Goodwood. There will attempt to make a good time on the legendary climb. At the controls will be Jordan King, test pilot of the Formula 1 team Manor Racing. Sure, what eventually proves that this lightweight, sporty is the most fun that we can find in the market.
Source – VUHL