Road Tests Real world tests of Ultima GTR vs Noble M400

0-60mph

Ultima GTR
3.3 s
Noble M400
3.5 s

Top speed

Ultima GTR
234 mph
Noble M400
186 mph

0-100mph

Top Gear track time

Ultima GTR
1:12.80
Noble M400
1:26.0

1/4 mile

Ultima GTR
10.5 s
Noble M400
11.4 s

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Ultima GTR

Reasons to consider the
Ultima GTR

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Much great lap time on the Top Gear track 1:12.80 vs 1:26.0 More than 15% great lap time on the Top Gear track
Faster top speed 234 mph vs 186 mph 48 more mph; leaves lesser cars in the dust on the straights
Way more more powerful engine 710 HP @ 5,600 RPM vs 419 HP @ 6,500 RPM Around 70% stronger engine
Much bigger engine 6,400 cc vs 3,000 cc Around 2.2x bigger engine
Faster in the quarter mile 10.5 s vs 11.4 s Around 10% faster at the drag strip
Side view of Noble M400

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Noble M400

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Higher redline 6,500 RPM vs 6,000 RPM Around 10% more revs

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Ultima GTR  vs
Noble M400 
Brand Ultima Noble
Price 150,000 94,250
Year 2000 2005

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 3.25 lb/hp 5.04 lb/hp
Maximum hp 710 HP @ 5,600 RPM 419 HP @ 6,500 RPM
Maximum torque 429 ft-lb @ 4,400 RPM 391 ft-lb @ 5,000 RPM
Max RPM 6,000 RPM 6,500 RPM
Engine placement Mid Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 6,400 cc 3,000 cc
Cylinders V8 V6
Fuels
Gas
Compression ratio 10:1 8:1
Bore/stroke 3.9 in / 3.62 in 3.5 in / 3.13 in
Valves per cylinder 2 4

road tests

Ultima GTR  vs
Noble M400 
Top speed 234 mph 186 mph
1/4 mile 10.5 s 11.4 s
0-60mph 3.3 s 3.5 s
0-100mph 5.5 s 8 s
Top gear time 1:12.80 1:26.0

transmission

Drivetrain Mid Engine / RWD RWD w/Quaife Differential
Gearing Traditional Traditional
# of gears 5 6

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc Disc
Rear brakes Disc Disc
Front wheels 457/? 229 457/? 216
Rear wheels 457/? 343 457/? 254

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,310 lb 2,112 lb
Width 72.8 in 74.2 in
Height 42.1 in 45 in
Length 157.5 in 161 in
Wheelbase 104.3 in 96 in
Ultima GTR
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Noble M400
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