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    Ariel Atom one-make series coming to America?
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    2010 Ariel Atom 3 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    A one-make, or spec-series race, is an exciting contest that really proves who's got what it takes behind the wheel. The Ariel Atom is an exciting vehicle that allows a driver to explore the purest expression of driving nirvana. If ...

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    Ariel Atom 3 gets power influx courtesy of Wimmer RS
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    Ariel Atom 3 by Wimmer RS – Click above for image gallery
    It doesn't get much more extreme than the Ariel Atom. But Wimmer RS has managed to do exactly that. The German tuning house has taken the Atom 3 and boosted output of the 2.0-liter turbocharged Honda four up from 300 horsepower to ...

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    Video: Ariel Atom dices it up on the track against... an Epson printer?!
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    Epson Inkjet vs. Ariel Atom – Click above to watch video after the jump
    If we had to pick a printer company on the merits of its advertising stunts alone, Epson would hands-down be our favorite. Along with cranking out an awesome 1:1 scale paper replica of an NSX racer not too long ago, ...

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    Video: Clarkson teases his own take on The Italian Job
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    Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Jeremy Clarkson has created a new two-disc video titled The Italian Job, where the Top Gear host goes it alone with some of the best supercars money can buy. The video will feature Jezza hooning around Imola and Fiorano in typical shouty, animated ...

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    Video: Ariel Atom 3 gets the time-lapse build treatment
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    Ariel Atom time-lapse build – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Are time-lapse build videos the new trend in online automotive clips? It sure seems that way as more and more of them keep squeezing out of the 'tubes. If you go back to 2008, you can see a Corvette ZR1 go from ...

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    Video: Autocar reviews the Ariel Atom V8
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    Autocar drives the Ariel Atom V8 – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Ariel finally put together its long-awaited Atom V8 and handed to the keys to some lucky sonofa Autocar to take the eight-pot pocket rocket out for a spin. Matt Prior got some seat time in the light-weight ...

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    Ariel Atom celebrates 10 years, shows off Atom 500 V8 to lucky few
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    The Ariel Atom is a lightweight, high-performance sports car which started life as a design project by then-student Nik Smart. Ten years later, the Atom has progressed through three iterations, and there are plans to expand the Atom family with the creation of a motorcycle and the upcoming Ariel ...

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    Maker Faire Detroit 2010: 72-year-old building his own Ariel Atom clone
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    Bert Campbell's Atom chassis – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Ariel Atom is an amazing piece of automotive minimalism and could be what Lotus founder Colin Chapman would build were he still with us today. However, not everyone can swing the price tag for an Atom. In the case of ...

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    Quick Spin: Ariel Atom 3 is awesomeness that defies all classification
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    2010 Ariel Atom 3 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Before we get into the actual meat and potatoes of this review, please know that the absolute absurdity of the Ariel Atom 3 is not lost on us. It starts out as a sordid collection of mild steel tubing and a somewhat unassuming 2.0-liter ...

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    DDMworks twincharges the Ariel Atom
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    DDMWorks Ariel Atom – Click above for image gallery
    Because the Ariel Atom simply isn't mental enough and there simply isn't enough crazy in the world, South Carolina-based tuners DDMWorks had to go and twin-charge it: a Borg-Warner turbo mated to a Harrop supercharger. An Atom weighs 1,375 ...

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    Entry-level Ariel Atom 3 priced from $49,980
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    Ariel Atom 3 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Admittedly, "entry-level" is a bit of a stretch, as one Jefferson Jackson shy of $50k is a nice chunk of change. But we're getting ahead of ourselves. Two years ago we learned that TMI AutoTech would be the Ariel Atom's new master here ...

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    Atom Smasher: UK-bound Ariel V8 to command $200,000?
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    Ariel Atom - click above image for hi-res gallery
    Two hundred thousand bucks is a house in most places. Well, that's £120,000 to our British friends. Still, that's an awful lot of scratch. How much is it compared to other cars? If say you wanted a Porsche Cayman S -- a car many consider the ...

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    V8-powered Ariel Atom 500 could cost at least $160k
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    Ariel Atom 500 V8 - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Even with the stock 300-horsepower Honda four, the Ariel Atom is a verifiable supercar-slayer. So when the British track-car manufacturer announced they'd be building a bonkers 500hp V8 version, our interests were piqued, to say the ...

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    More details on the 500-hp Ariel Atom 500 V8
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    Ariel Atom 500 V8 - Click either image for a high-res image gallery
    When it comes to power and lightweight, enough is never enough. And so, Ariel (finally) gives us the Atom 500 V8, an 1,102-pound roadster boasting the highest power-to-weight ratio (1,000 hp-per-ton) of any production car to date. ...

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    REPORT: Ariel planning all-new alt-powered vehicle
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    Ariel Atom - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Ariel, our favorite purveyors of minimalist motoring this side of a Se7en, are reportedly working on an all-new vehicle that won't be powered by a standard engine and would "break new ground in the same way that the Atom first did."According to ...

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    Rendered Speculation: Racer X Design RZ Formula
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    Click above for a high-res image gallery of the Racer X Design Formula RZ
    The term "F1 car for the road" is as clichéd as "Darth Vader's new ride," but it's hard to look at the Racer X Design Formula RZ without drawing a comparison to open-wheeled track tools, along with the KTM X-Bow and ...

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    MAKE reader builds Ariel Atom replica out of spare parts
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    Click above for more shots of this home-built Ariel Atom replica
    We can think of few better ways to spend our evenings than bending, welding and beating metal into submission to produce our own car and it seems that we are not alone. MAKE reader, Utah resident and Flickr user proximacentuari took ...

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    Arial vs. KTM vs. Lotus 211 comparo in progress at the 'Ring
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    Back in April, fellow Autoblogger Chris Tutor caught the Veritas RS3 heading out onto the Nurburgring for a photoshoot. Today, Chris took a brief break from his day-job to see what he could spy on the 'Ring's webcam and found the same trio of lightweight, track-tools that dance in our minds when we ...

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    Somebody screen! Ariel Atom gets optional windshield
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    We've lost track of how many times we've watched Clarkson's track test of the Ariel Atom. It solidified the Atom's place in the track-day hierarchy, impressing with its insane speed, lateral grip and face warping abilities. But for those of us not content to look like a blowfish in full attack ...

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    New company adopts Ariel Atom in the U.S.
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    North American Ariel Atom production has left the auspices of Brammo Motorsports and been taken up by Trak Motorsports Incorporated, which has been working feverishly to put together a sales and manufacturing operation while also working with Brammo to maintain momentum on orders and refits to ...

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