The Sin R1 supercar is a project of the German company Sin Cars GmbH and the British firm ProFormance Metals Ltd. The attractive vehicle was presented first at the 2013 Autosport International show and at latest Goodwood Festival of Speed.
Sin R1 supercar power and performance
The heart of the Sin R1 is a V8 LS3 6.2-liter engine provided by GM. The powertrain generates 525 HP (386 kW). It is mated to a Graziano manual six-speed gearbox. The Sin R1 accelerates from 0 to 62 mph (0-100 km/h) in 2.5 seconds. The vehicle reaches a top speed of 200 mph (322 km/h).
Sin R1 supercar design
The ultra-light supercar weighs only 1,200 kg (2,645 lbs). It is based on a a carbon composite safety cell and a tubular spaceframe chassis. The exterior is highlighted by 19-inch Braid alloy wheels. The aerodynamic package of the Sin R1 supercar includes an adjustable rear wing.
Sin R1 supercar technical specifications
BS4 T45 to BS5 T100 ProFormance Metals space frame with FIA homologation;
Graziano 6 speed manual H-pattern gearbox;
General motors LS3 6.2L V8 engine;
Wheels: Braid 10X19″ at the front, 12×19″ at the rear;
Weight: 1200 kg;
Weight ratio: 40/60;
TITAN steering rack;