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Cars In Sport: TOP 5 Legendary Speedy Cars from Britain

The auto industry of Great Britain is up to date now. The car building factories produce about 3 shiny cars every minute. Nevertheless, this is not a typical thing for British car-builders to catch the high level of productivity. From the moment when the first British car appeared, the country was proud of the enthusiastic builders that are able to create the unique cars – fast and beautiful, the result of a long and scrupulous work.

It is time to meet the unique creations from TOP 5 British producers. It took about a couple of weeks or months to make each of them. So, what are they, the fastest cars of British producers?

Arash AF8 at 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Ultima Evolution

Ultima Sports produces the cars and car components for building-up the cars on your own. If you are the car lover, you probably know the car model of Ultima GTR that is famous by its starting acceleration for 100 miles an hour. The new model of Evolution is much faster. It is produced in the variations of coupe and cabriolet to be equipped with 6,8 liters V-engine with turbocharging. You have about 1020 horse powers in your car and a great opportunity to reach its maximum speed in 2-3 seconds. The price for Evolution set starts with the price of 38 000 pounds; ready-to-use car is 95 995 pounds.

Arash AF8

The accurate and clean factory of Arash Motor Company is made by the famous entrepreneur Arash Farboud in 1999. The coupe AF8 is the 4th model of Farboud. It is perfect. The car is made of steel pipes and monocoque components: V-engine Chevrolet hides 563 horse powers. The engine is connected with the side transmission to make the speed of 1200 kg car to 60 miles per hour for 3-4 seconds. The maximum speed of the car is 320 kilometers per hour. The price of it is 165 000 pounds.

Elemental RP1

If you want to buy something extraordinary, pay attention to RP1 model by Elemental Cars from the English Surrey. This miniature two-seater car with the graphitized carbon body is considered to be the speed car. The car is attractive for highways and race tracks. The most powerful variant is equipped with the boosting device Ford for 2 liters and 320 horse powers.

The weight of the car is 580 kilograms. This engine is able to speed the car for 60 miles per hour from start for 3 seconds. You can speed the car up to 265 miles per hour. The price of it is 75 750 pounds. The car set can be for 90 900 pounds.

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David Brown Automotive Speedback GT

Did you miss the 60th? You can buy the Speedback GT. This is the first model of the company that was founded by the British businessmen and car-lover David Brown. Some people say that the base of the car was classic features of Aston Martin DB5 by 1964. Nevertheless, if you are really good in cars, you can notice the features from Jaguar XKR.

The car line was limited by the hundreds of cars. They all are made with hands. The body panels and interior, small details are made with hands, but not the machines. For example, the covers for petrol tanks are individually made of the aluminum bars. As just as Jaguar XKR, Speedback is equipped with 5 liters V-engine that is able to speed the car up to 60 miles per hour for 4 seconds. The maximum speed is 510 horse powers. The price of the car is 495 000 pounds.

Lyonheart K

Lyonheart K (the first name is Growler) was created in 2011. The model Speedback GT is a tribute to Aston Martin DB5, but Lyonheart is a variation of the cult Jaguar E-type. The both of these copies are based on the platform of Jaguar XKR. They both use turbo engine for 5 liters for 510 horse powers. The maximum speed is 567. You can speed the car up to 60 miles per hour for 3 seconds. It is not bad. The price for the car is 360 000 pounds for the coupe and 375 000 pounds for the cabriolet.

David Brown Speedback GT


If you are fond of cars, you should go about 180 kilometers to the North-West from London to visit Birmingham. The first big car-building area in the British islands is the West Midland with the center in Birmingham, so-called Black City. The industrial zone of the city-millionaire is full of car-building enterprises, electric and chemical factories. If you want to learn England, you have to hire a car in Birmingham and drive over the city from side to side.

Birmingham is not beautiful city for eyes. All you can see is the number of chains and the shadow of the Voctorian glory in the past. The second big city in England is the jungles of the modern buildings, streets and boring city suburbs of the 19th and 20th century. The industrial enterprises took all the city space with no place for beautiful and admirable architecture. Nevertheless, the city is worth visiting for every car lover. The Museum of Sciences and Industry informs you about the main city industrial periods and the unique exhibits of the steam machines.

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