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Saleen S7 Twin Turbo – Never “Outdated”

In the early 2000s, American automaker Saleem officially introduced a new model called Saleen S7, but the later version of the powerful Twin Turbo engine was released in 2005.

The S7 became flagship supercar because it was a model which Saleen produced by itself for the first time. Although being launched a long time ago, S7 still retains a classy look thanks to its attractive design.

So, which features can create an appealing Saleen S7 Twin Turbo like that? Let’s check them out with us now!

Attracting All The Eyes Right From The First Moment

Born about ten years ago, Saleen S7 Twin Turbo is still one of the world's most rare, secretive and sought after supercars.

Special Engine

The S7 is also the first American supercar to use a mid-mass production engine. Following it is the legendary Ford GT. It was not until 2004 that this Ford model was put on the line.

Produced from 2000 to 2005, Saleen S7 is a supercar of the land of California. The car is a harmonious combination of speed and comfort, comfort.

Saleen S7 has omitted auxiliary elements such as muffler, airbag, 4-wheel active system, anti-lock brakes, and even seat adjuster. The manufacturer released the first standard S7 in 2000, while they produced the dual turbo version in 2005.

 In 2006, it was rumored that Saleen offers an optional version with a capacity of 1000 horsepower for this model, but the maximum speed has not been officially tested.

Saleen S7 Twin Turbo is an upgraded version from the standard version with Garrett twin turbocharging system for maximum output of 750 horsepower compared to 550 power of the old version.

Thus, this supercar is capable of accelerating from 0-60 mph (97 km / h) in just 2.8 seconds, reaching a maximum speed of 248 mph.

A distinctive feature of this S7 Twin Turbo compared to S7 standard is the 7.0 liter, V12, a twin-turbocharged engine with a capacity of 1,000 horsepower compared to the number of 850 power on standard cars.

Minimalist Design

Saleen S7 has a body made entirely of carbon fiber, giving a weight of only 1247 kg.

The manufacturer also added aerodynamic details such as shark-shaped air vents. This complement helps the body's compression force to the surface equal to its weight when the speed is at 257 km / h.
Not only that, this supercar has been upgraded with some details such as the front bumper, large size rear wing, lightweight wheels, and 6-piston Brembo brakes. Moreover, the suspension is also fine-tuned to accommodate the new power of the vehicle.

Many people still feel satisfied with the cabin of S7 with two high-class leather sports seats and other equipment such as the infotainment system, LCD screen.

Similar to racing cars, S7's steering wheel is removable so users can get in and out of the vehicle more easily.

Conclusion

Although ten years have passed, car enthusiasts and collectors still recognize the value of the S7, making their value gradually increase.

The reason why Saleen S7 Twin Turbo is so desirable is that it is in the rare fastest cars list in the world. Currently, the price of this car is still quite high!


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