Ronart Lightning 1999


June 20, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 31, 2015
Ronart Lightning (1999)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
160
0-60 mph
4.6-5.0
BHP
320 @6000rpm
Torque lbft
316 @4750rpm
BHP per ton
229
Engine capacity CC/CU
4601/281
Engine type
V8 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
9.85:1
Valve Type/No
Overhead 32
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
5
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
2
Length (in)
176
Width (in)
73.6
Height (in)
47
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3080
Additional Info: A total of 6 were produced. Has a carbon fibre body and a removable targa roof. Uses the 4.6 litre engine taken from the Ford Mustang Cobra which can be tuned to 425+bhp. A very similar electric coupe version built by Lightning Cars has also been built, with a 0-60 time of around 4 secs, see here.

Ronart Lightning 1999
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