It seems that this was the "Jeremy Clarkson driving cool car" week-end. After the Gallardo vs. Ferrari F430 yesterday, today we present you Jeremy Clarkson behind the wheel of the Ascari A10.
The Ascari A10 is powered by a V8 engine with a maximum power of 625 hp. It makes the 0 to 60 mph sprint in 2.8 seconds and hits a top speed of 220 mph.
British Supercar manufacturer, Ascari has produced the answer to the Ferrari Enzo FXX, but for keeps! Whereas the Enzo FXX is not road legal, it was produced to be driven during track days only and costs just over £1 million (1.5m EUROS), the Ascari A10 is road legal so can be driven home and parked on your drive, to the envy of your neighbours for just £350,000 (522.000 EUROS).
Designed, engineered and hand built in Banbury, England the A10 has 625bhp and weighs in at around 1200kg, thanks (...)
Ascari, the manufacturer that makes the KZ1, is preparing another bomb on wheels. Powerd by a 600 bhp V8 engine, the A10 is expected to do more that 220 mph.
So far, a single yellow example has been completed and is being extensively tested before the regular production version is revealed in 2006. Engineers at Banbury and at the exclusive RaceResortAscari racetrack, are committed to ensuring this 220mph supercar delivers a knockout blow to the competition. And just like its highly desired (...)