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SSC Tuatara Engine Package Exceeds Expectations During Final Testing

April 2013 - With major assembly development entering the final phases for the Tuatara, the engine package completed its final testing and validation during a last full day of dyno testing last week where the newly developed SSC power plant was put through its paces in a grueling effort to find any weaknesses...
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SSC Reclaims Guinness World Record

April 2013 - The World's Fastest Production Car according to Guinness World Records is once again the Ultimate Aero from SSC North America. While it wasn't the way SSC was hoping to reclaim the record, it will have to do until the upcoming Tuatara can take to the Nurburgring.
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SSC Ultimate Aero XT Chassis #5 in Production

December 2012 - SSC North America recently offered a "Limited Edition" five car production run of the Ultimate Aero to enthusiasts worldwide.
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SSC Introduces Limited Edition Ultimate Aero XT

August 2012 - With the new Tuatara on its way, SSC is finally retiring the Ultimate Aero, and to celebrate its run is launching a special final edition Ultimate Aero XT.
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Construction Has Begun on SSC's New World Headquarters

January 2012 - Ground has been broken at the site of SSC's new world headquarters in West Richland, Washington.
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SSC Tuatara Shows off Sleek New Interior

November 2011 - SSC, American super car manufacturer, has released a first glimpse of the Tuatara's sleek new interior.
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Tuatara to Launch in Middle East at Dubai International Motor Show in November

October 2011 - SSC, American super car manufacturer of the newly created Tuatara, will launch its latest super car design in the Middle East Region at one of the largest international motor shows in the world - The Dubai International Motor Show.
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Tuatara Wows Enthusiasts at 2011 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

August 2011 - SSC, American super car manufacturer of the Ultimate Aero and newly unveiled Tuatara, attended the prestigious Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance on Sunday.
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SSC Announces 'SSC Asia' in Shanghai China

August 2011 - American super car manufacturer SSC has introduced 'SSC Asia' as its exclusive SSC distributor for the Asia Region. SSC Asia held its first ever event this week in Shanghai China, announcing its partnership with SSC, and also publicly presenting the SSC Tuatara to the press for the first time.
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SSC Announces Name of Next Generation Supercar

July 2011 - SSC Founder and CEO Jerod Shelby announces the name of SSC Next Generation supercar, and the details behind its inspiration.
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Ultimate Aero Featured on the Discovery Channel

March 2010 - SSC's Ultimate Aero appears in a documentary on the Discovery Channel called Extreme Rides.
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SSC Unveils the World's First 1-Piece Carbon Fiber Wheel in Dubai

December 2009 - The '2010 Ultimate Aero' features the world's first one-piece carbon fiber wheels, engineered and produced by Carbon Revolution. Carbon Revolution, the only company with one-piece carbon fiber wheel technology teamed with SSC to prove the capabilities of their technology.
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December Exhibition at the Dubai International Motorshow

November 2009 - The Middle East International Motor Show is the single largest international automotive event in the Middle East.
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November Exhibition at the Luxurion World Mumbai

October 2009 - Luxurion World 2009 is the Showcase of Ultra Luxury, most exquisite, products and services from across the Globe with the focus on India's niche Luxury market. The Show is FIRST of its kind in India and being organized in Mumbai the Entertainment HUB and Financial Capital of India.
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SSC Featured in Pepsi Max Ad with Kim Kardashian

June 2009 - SSC's Ultimate Aero appears in a Pepsi Max advertisement in the latest edition of MAXIM Magazine.
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2009 Ultimate Aero Makes International Debut At Abu Dhabi International Motorshow

January 2009 - Alongside Ferrari, Maserati, Lexus and Mercedes, Ultimate Motors (SSC's Middle Eastern partner) stole the show with their brand new 2009 Ultimate Aero.
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SSC Unveils Newly Refined 2009 Ultimate Aero

December 2008 - Armed with the more powerful new engine and 15% more horsepower, the '09 Ultimate Aero will be able to reach world-record speeds of 270 MPH.
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SSC Commemorates 1 Year Anniversary of Production Speed Record

September 2008 - SSC to hold drawing to win a trip to SSC Headquarters and a ride in the Ultimate Aero.
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SSC Middle East slated to open in February

July 2008 - American Supercar manufacturer SSC has announced the February, 2009 opening of a new 6,200 square foot showroom in Dubai.
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Three Changes Announced for the Ultimate Aero in 2008

March 2008 - SSC introduces three changes to the Ultimate Aero for 2008. The 2008 Ultimate Aero will now utilize an engine block cast specifically for the Ultimate Aero...
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It's Official: SSC's Ultimate Aero Speed Record is Validated by Guinness World RecordsTM

October 2007 - Guinness World RecordsTM verified today that SSC' (SSC) Ultimate Aero is officially the 'Fastest Production Car' in the world.
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SSC Ultimate Aero Breaks Production Car World Speed Record

September 2007 - SSC, manufacturer of the ultra high performance Ultimate Aero, set the new 'World's Fastest Production Car' record earlier today.
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SSC Ultimate Aero Charging Towards 'World's Fastest Production Car' Record

August 2007 - Speed testing for the title 'World's Fastest Production Car' will be finalized by the end of August. Speed testing is being conducted in the company's home state of Washington, and is being validated by Guinness World RecordsTM.
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Ultimate Aero Achieves 241.4 MPH During Transmission Durability Testing

July 2007 - As the SSC development team walks through the testing checklist of safety and durability items, the top speed capabilities of the Ultimate Aero continues to rise. The Ultimate Aero achieved a speed of 241.4 MPH...
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Ultimate Aero Enjoys Successful Test Run in Nevada

March 2007 - Although an unanticipated snowstorm forced SSC to change plans, the company is very pleased with the results of its first ever high speed test session. SSC was able to confirm...
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