SSC Tuatara

SSC Tuatara


0-60 mph: 2.50 seconds
0-100 mph: -
0-200 mph: -
1/4 mile: 9.75 seconds at 144 mph
Top Speed (Tested): -
Top Speed (Projected): 276 mph
Skidpad: 1.05g
0-100mph-0: 11.25 seconds
0-200mph-0: -
60mph-0 (braking): 103 feet

Engine Specs

Type: SSC Designed Billet Aluminum V8 Block
Displacement: 423.6
Bore x Stroke: -
Compression Ratio: 8.625:1
Horsepower: 1350 bhp @ 6800 rpm
Torque: 1042 ft-lbs @ 6800 rpm
Redline: 9200 rpm
Fuel Injection: Electronic Sequential Port
Weight: 428 lbs.
Oil: SAE 5W/30 Fully Synthetic Racing
Induction System: Sequential, multi-port fuel injection, Twin Turbo Chargers. Dual-Water to Air Intercoolers.
Fuel: Premium Unleaded - 91 Pump Octane

Chassis & Body

Layout: Mid-Engine/Rear Drive
Body/Frame: Carbon Fiber/Carbon Fiber/Aluminum Crash Structures
Brakes: Front: 15.0" Vented Slotted Carbon Ceramic Discs/8-Piston Caliper.
Rear: 15.0" Vented Slotted Carbon Ceramic Discs/6-Piston Caliper.
Wheels: One-Piece Carbon Fiber 19x9-1/2" Front, 20x13" Rear
Tires: Michelin Pilot Sport PS2
Front: 235 35 (YR)19.
Rear: 335 30 (YR)20.
Steering: Rack and Pinion, Variable Electric Assist
Turns, Lock to Lock: 2.5
Turning Circle: 41.6 ft.
Suspension: Front & Rear: Unequal Length Upper and Lower A-Arms, Coil Over Springs, Remote Reservoir-Adjustable Penske Coil-Over Shocks, Cab Controlled Air Lift, Anti-Roll Bar.

Standard Equipment

Includes: Air Conditioning, Power Windows, Power Mirrors, Tilt-Steering, Cab-Controlled Front Air Lift, 10 Speaker Premium Audio, CD/DVD System w/ 7.5" DVD Screen, Full Time Rearview Camera, Navigation
Instrumentation: 300 mph Speedometer, 10,000 rpm Tachometer, Sequential Shift Lights, Horsepower Gauge, Oil Pressure, Water Temperature, Fuel Level, Voltage

General Data


7-Speed Manual H-Pattern or 7-Speed SMG Paddle Shift


Triple Disc Carbon Clutch


One-Piece Carbon Fiber, Standard

Dry Weight: 2,750 lbs.
Weight to Horsepower Ratio: 2.0 lbs/hp - New Production Car Record!
Weight Distribution F/R: Front: 44%
Rear: 56%
Wheel Base: 105.0"
Length: 174.4"
Width: 78.4"
Height: 43.0"
Ground Clearance: 4.0"


Seating Capacity: 2 Custom SSC Seats
Headroom: 38.5"
Seat Width: 2 x 19"
Leg Room: 47.0"
Seat Back Adjustment: 25o
Seat Travel: 6.0"

Tuatara Dynamics

Coefficient of Drag (Cd): 0.328
Frontal Area: 18.0 sq. ft.
Belly Pan: Complete flat belly pan with rear Venturi tunnels.

Warranty Information

Basic Warranty: 2 Year / 24,000 Miles
Powertrain: 2 Year / 24,000 Miles
Rust-Through: N/A