Elemental RP1 targets sprint time to match Bugatti Veyron

Elemental RP1

With a 0-60mph sprint time of 2.5 seconds, the Bugatti Veyron should watch its back as the RP1 strives to beat its record

The British-built, road-legal Elemental RP1 has recorded a 0-60mph time of 2.7sec, but its makers believe that it could hit the target in as little as 2.5sec in optimised conditions, making it as quick over the benchmark sprint as a Bugatti Veyron.

Prior to giving the latest version of the RP1 its public debut at Goodwood, the firm tested its 750kg sports car, which is built around an innovative carbonfibre and aluminium tub and powered by …read more

Source:: Autocar