Ultra limited Hulme CanAm supercar prepares image

The Hulme CanAm debuted last week at the New Zealand A1GP after almost five years of development. Designed and developed in New Zealand this ultra limited super car ( only 20 units will be built ) will cost £295,000 plus local taxes. And id you want do to an test drive you will have to pay £10,000 ! What ?
True! Prospective cusomters must pay a £10,000 depsoit to receive a private viewing and test drive at or before the 2011FoS.
The CanAm is an all carbon fiber monocoque with a 7.0L LS7 V8 from the Corvette Z06 and nestled into the center of the chassis. The 600 HP mill is hooked to a custom built Quaife six-speed manual gearbox and powers wide rear wheels. the whole lot tips the scales at a somewhat porky 2,645 lbs but 0-62 MPH times are targeted at less than three seconds with a top speed edging 198 MPH.



Hulme CanAm

Engine & Transmission

Position Mid Longitudinal
Configuration LS7-V8
Valvetrain OHV 2 Valves/Cyl
Displacement 7,000cc
Power 600 HP
Torque 600 Nm @ Wheels
Bore 4.125 inch
Stroke 4 inch
Comp/Ratio TBA
Redline 7000 RPM
HP/Liter 85.7
Gear Box CIMA Transaxle
Gear Type 6 Speed Manual, 6 Speed Sequential
or 6 Speed with Paddles
1st Gear Ratio TBA
2nd Gear Ratio TBA
3rd Gear Ratio TBA
4th Gear Ratio TBA
5th Gear Ratio TBA
6th Gear Ratio TBA
7th Gear Ratio Not Available
Final Drive Ratio TBA
AirBags N/A

Body & Chassis

Drive Wheels RWD with Limited Slip Diff
Curb Weight 980 Kg
Length 4712 mm
Width 1958 mm
Height 1095 mm
Wheelbase 2830 mm
Front Track 1665 mm
Rear Track 1605 mm
Steering Progressive Power Assisted Steering
Chassis Carbon Composite Construction
Body Carbon Fibre & Composite Construction
Front Brakes AP Racing 6 Piston Calipers
Front Disc Size AP Racing 362 mm x 32 mm Ventilated
Rear Brakes AP Racing 6 Piston Calipers
Rear Disc Size AP Racing 362 mm x 32 mm Ventilated
Front Wheels 8.5 x 19 Inch – Centre lock
Rear Wheels 20 Inch – Centre lock
Front Tyres 245 x 40 x 19 Pirelli P.Zerro Rosso
Rear Tyres 315 x 35 x 20 Pirelli P.Zerro Rosso
Front Suspension Double Wishbone & Pushrod
Inboard Coil over Koni Damper & Anti-Roll bar
Rear Suspension Double Wishbone & Pushrod.
Inboard Coil over Koni Damper & Anti-Roll bar

Specifications subject to change.