Saleen S7 

  • $375k built in USA
  • 2000-2004
  • 550 HP 7.0L
  • 199 mph
Up until 2001, Saleen had built a reputation tuning Mustangs info performance muscle cars.
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By the time he relocated to Irvine California, Saleen had upgraded thousands of Mustangs and was synonymous with Mustang performance.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the Saleen S7

0-60mph

Saleen S7
3.3 s
Veneno
2.8 s

Top speed

Saleen S7
199 mph
Ultimate Aero
256 mph
Reventón Coupe
221 mph

0-100mph

Saleen S7
7.6 s
Corvette Z06
8.3 s

1/4 mile

Saleen S7
11.6 s
Venom 700R
10.7 s

Data points Key details of the Saleen S7

Price

Saleen S7
$375k
Veneno
$4.106M

Horsepower

Saleen S7
550 HP
Ultimate Aero
1,287 HP
Veneno
750 HP

In The News From around the web

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Saleen S7

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At the time of launch Saleen claimed it took only 2.8 seconds for the S7 to 60 mph and 8.1 seconds to 100 mph.
An all-new V8 engine was manufactured by Billy Tally which used many dimensions from the Ford 427 crate engine.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Saleen
Price $375,000
Type of car Production car
Year 2000-2004
Highest auction price $432k, January 2002

design

Chief designer Phil Frank

transmission

Drivetrain Mid Engine / RWD
Shift system Manual
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 6 gears
Gear ratios
  1. 1: 2.46:1
  2. 2: 2.06:1
  3. 3: 1.47:1
  4. 4: 1.18:1
  5. 5: 0.96:1
  6. 6: 0.74:1
Axle ratio 3.22:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 483/? 241
Rear wheels 483/? 330

road tests

Top speed 199 mph
1/4 mile 11.6 s
0-60mph 3.3 s
0-100mph 7.6 s

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 5 lb/hp
Maximum hp 550 HP @ 6,400 RPM
Maximum torque 527 ft-lb @ 4,000 RPM
Max RPM 7,000 RPM
Engine placement Mid
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 7,000 cc
Cylinders V8
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas
Bore/stroke 4.13 in / 4 in
Valvetrain DOHC
Valves per cylinder 2 valves

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,750 lb
Width 78.3 in
Height 41 in
Length 188 in
Front track width 68.8 in
Wheelbase 106.3 in
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