SSC Ultimate Aero

SSC Ultimate Aero

Record Breaking Times

0-60 mph: 2.78 seconds
1/4 mile: 9.90 seconds at 144 mph
Top Speed (Tested): 257.41 mph
Top Speed (Projected): 273 mph
Skidpad: 1.05g
0-100mph-0: 11.66 seconds
60mph-0 (braking): 103 feet

Engine Specs

Type: SSC Designed Billet Aluminum V8 Block
Displacement: 387.2
Bore x Stroke: 4.125 x 3.620"
Compression Ratio: 8.975:1
Horsepower: 1287 bhp @ 6075 rpm
Torque: 1112 ft-lbs @ 6150 rpm
Redline: 7200 rpm
Fuel Injection: Electronic Sequential Port
Weight: 422 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/Composite/Steel
Space Frame
Brakes: Front: 14.0" Vented Slotted Discs/8-Piston Caliper.
Rear: 14.0" Vented Slotted Discs/6-Piston Caliper.
Wheels: Forged 3-Piece Alloy 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, Assisted
Turns, Lock to Lock: 2.5
Turning Circle: 41.6 ft.
Suspension: Front: Unequal Length Upper and Lower A-Arms, Coil Over Springs, Remote Reservoir-Adjustable Penske Coil-Over Shocks, Cab Controlled Air Lift, Anti-Roll Bar.

Rear: Unequal Lengths Upper Rocker and Lower A-Arm, Adjustable Coil-Over Springs, Remote Reservoir-Adjustable Penske Coil-Over Shock, 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, Automatic Backup Camera, Navigation
Instrumentation: 260 mph Speedometer, 8000 rpm Tachometer, Sequential Shift Lights, Horsepower Gauge, Oil Pressure, Water Temperature, Fuel Level, Voltage

General Data

Dry Weight: 2,750 lbs.
Weight to Horsepower Ratio: 2.14 lbs/hp - New Production Car Record!
Weight Distribution F/R: Front: 42%
Rear: 58%
Wheel Base: 105.2"
Length: 176.2"
Width: 82.7"
Height: 43.0"
Ground Clearance: 4.0"


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

Drive Train / Gear Ratios

Gear Ratio RPM MPH
1st 3.00:1 7200 58.517
2nd 2.15:1 7200 81.651
3rd 1.5:1 7200 117.033
4th 1.1304:1 7200 155.294
5th 0.8667:1 7200 202.557
6th 0.6452:1 7200 272.102
Final Drive Ratio: 3.4444:1 - Engine RPM @ 60 mph in 6th Gear: 1550

Ultimate Aero Dynamics

Coefficient of Drag (Cd): 0.357
Frontal Area: 19.0 sq. ft.
Belly Pan: Complete flat belly pan with rear Venturi tunnels.

Warranty Information

Basic Warranty: 1 Year / Unlimited Miles
Powertrain: 1 Year / Unlimited Miles
Rust-Through: N/A

Ultimate Aero Color Chart

Ultimate Aero Color Chart

Interior Colors: Black, Tan, Creme, Gray and Red. (Custom colors available upon request)