Top Gear’s Season 16 Episode 4 is now available. On this episode: Pagani Zonda R is on the track. Challenges: The team buy second-hand convertibles and discover some of the unusual pitfalls to watch out for when picking up a used car bargain.
Special Guest: Simon Pegg.
Now about the car: Pagani Zonda R costs starts at the heady price of £1.3 million before taxes and any personal add-ons. Thats about $1.8! Only fifteen were made.
The Zonda R weighs just 1070 kgs and uses a 6.0 liter V12 made by AMG with power rated at 750bhp. The Mercedes engine helps to propel this hyper car to 100kmph (62 mph ) in 3.2 seconds and gives it a top speed close to 400 kmph!
Type V12 – M120
V – angle 60°
Displacement 5987 ccm
Stroke 80, 20 mm
Bore 89, 00 mm
Valves per cilinder 4
Horse Power 750
Power output 551 KW at 7.500 1/min
Torque output 710 Nm
Aspiration Single throttle bodies, mechanically operated
Lubrification Dry sump with separate oil tank