Puma GTB S2 

  • built in Other
  • 1979-1987
  • 168 HP 4.1L
  • 110 mph
 
Its performance was not superior to that of the sports cars of the time such the Volkswagen Gol GT 1.8 and Chevrolet Monza S/R, both in acceleration and in top speed.
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PUMA GTB/S2 had its production halted in late 1984, when they were manufactured 56 GTB/S2 Pumas.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the Puma GTB S2

0-60mph

GTB S2
11.24 s
Veyron
2.7 s

Top speed

GTB S2
110 mph
Veyron
253 mph
Veneno
220 mph

Data points Key details of the Puma GTB S2

Number built

GTB S2
888 cars
Veneno
4 cars
Veyron
300 cars

Horsepower

GTB S2
168 HP
Veyron
987 HP
Veneno
750 HP

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Puma GTB S2

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For this reason a owner of a GTB had to swallow one of the aforementioned sports requesting passage on the roads, and GTB with its powerful 6 cylinder could not answer in time: the "new" GTB had few differences when compared to the model of 1984, showed a certain downgrade.
In March 1986 the PUMA Vehicles and Engines moved to Curitiba in Parana, in the hands of the entrepreneur Dabul Rubens Maluf, who founded the Araucaria S/A (S/A means Inc.) which was manufacturing the GTB/S2 under license from PUMA Vehicles and Engines, paying 0.5% royalty on each car produced.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Puma
Type of car Production car
Year 1979-1987
Number built 888 cars

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 15.95 lb/hp
Maximum hp 168 HP @ 4,800 RPM
Maximum torque 235 ft-lb @ 2,600 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 4,093 cc
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 7.8:1

road tests

Top speed 110 mph
0-60mph 11.24 s

transmission

Drivetrain RWD
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 4 gears
Gear ratios
  1. 1: 3.07:1
  2. 2: 2.02:1
  3. 3: 1.39:1
  4. 4: 1:1
Axle ratio 3.08:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,679 lb
Height 50.6 in
Length 168.9 in
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