Noble: The sky

Brussels ( Belgium), January 23, 2015

The Noble M600 is one of the most exclusive sports cars in the world. And it is also probably one of the most purist: Its low weight of 1250 kg reaches of the British racing car thanks to a lightweight carbon fiber bodywork and the absence of comfort extras such as automatic climate control and radio. The car is uncompromisingly designed for handling without using electronic aids. However, the mid-engine athlete has a traction control system on board, but this is totally disabled.

4.4-liter V8 with 659 hp

Fired the 4.36 meter long flounder by a 4.4 - liter twin turbo V8 that deafened with powerful 659 hp and a torque of 819 Newton fabulous meters. The sprint value estimated by the manufacturer with 8.9 seconds ?? to 120 miles per hour. This is about 193 km / h. For comparison, a McLaren 650S coupe manages to accelerate from zero to 200 km / h in 8.4 seconds. To 100, the M600 should catapult in about three seconds, a time for it does not mention Noble. For an estimate of the peak: about 360 km / h.

Also available with automatic transmission and shift paddles

Now depending on the equipment gets the approximately 280,000-euro muscleman an open Brother at its side. The M600 Speedster will be presented at the Brussels Motor Show ( 16 to 25 January 2015). For now, it is still a concept car, the production version to be produced from the summer of 2015. There is little information, however, the Speedster is largely take the technique of the coupe to the technical details. When top is a Targa roof that can be stowed away when not in use in the car. Noble also announced an optional automatic with steering-wheel shift paddles. There is no information about the price . (HD)