Top Gear’s Season 14 Episode 5 is now available. On this episode: Noble M600 Supercar is on prime plan. For those who don’t know, Noble Automotive is a young British automaker. It was established in 99 and its goal is to produce only supercars with mid-engines.
Today, Noble produces only one car – the Noble M600, a supercar based on twin turbo V8 650 bhp engine from VOLVO . The car uses allot of carbon fiber in order to get a very light structure; 1275 kg! With such structure and with its V8 engine, Noble M600 accelerates from 0 to 60 in ~ 3 seconds.
“Designed to provide a pure and uncorrupted driving experience,” the M600 lacks typical safety features such as ESP and ABS brakes.
Cost: ~ £200,000
Challenges: Quest to prove that cars are more popular than traditional art
According to a Wall Street Journal report, GM is selling its remaining stake in its former lending arm, Ally Financial Inc.
Officials with GM and Ally declined to comment. GM owned a 9.9 % stake in Ally at the end of September. The private placement deal is worth about $900 million, the newspaper ...