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    Report: SSC Tuatara factory gets 276-mph green-light in Washington state
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    It looks like American supercar builder SSC is finally getting ready to start construction of its new factory in West Richland, WA. Planning for the facility to build the Tuatara (pictured above) goes back to at least 2011, but, according to the local Tri-City Herald, a delay in funding is the ...

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    Report: Bugatti Veyron Super Sport stripped of World's Fastest Car title by Guinness
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    Last week, the Hennessey Venom GT laid claim (unofficially) to the world's fastest production car with a top speed of 265.7 miles per hour, but more importantly, it brought to light that the previous record holder, the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, may have had an unfair advantage. According to ...

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    Official: SSC to close out Ultimate Aero production with special XT model
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    Production of the ultra-powerful, ultra-fast SSC Ultimate Aero is coming to an end, and the boys over at SSC North America (formerly Shelby SuperCars) are sending it off in style. Dubbed "Ultimate Aero XT," this is the final production run of the one-time world-record-holding hypercar, only five ...

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    Video: See what makes Shelby SuperCars founder Jerod Shelby tick
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    The Dubai International Motor Show was a good one for Jerod Shelby and the SSC Tuatara. The event pulled in $13 million in pre-orders for heinously powerful supercar, far exceeding Shelby's expectations for a show that was merely supposed to show off where the Tuatara is headed. Shelby sat down ...

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    eGarage aims to provide an Internet home for supercar enthusiasts
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    A new automotive website is getting ready to hit the Internet. Called eGarage, the site's goal is to become a haven for supercar enthusiasts. The team behind eGarage wants to prove it's serious, so it has teamed up with HRE Wheels to dress up a pair of hyper-exotic supercars. At the 2011 ...

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    SSC Ultimate Aero II: More images and info
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    2011 SSC Ultimate Aero II – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Top Gear has let loose another batch of pics showcasing the SSC Ultimate Aero II. In addition to the tantalizing imagery, we get some facts and figures. For starters, this new Ultimate Aero is powered by a 6.8-liter ...

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    SSC Ultimate Aero II flashes backside for Top Gear
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    SSC recently teased us with shots of their new would-be Bugatti assassin, the Ultimate Aero II and Shelby Supercars has allowed Top Gear to provide the world a new angle with which to view their exotic road warrior. The SSC Ultimate Aero II is designed by skilled artisan Jason Castriota, who ...

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    SSC Ultimate Aero II: Red, white and blue Bugatti killer
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    SSC Ultimate Aero II - Watch the "unveiling" teaser video after the jump
    Shelby Supercars' Ultimate Aero TT used to be the fastest production car in the world, its 256-mph record speed eclipsing even the mighty Bugatti Veyron. Then, as of a few weeks ago, Bugatti got its act together and topped ...

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    Shelby SuperCars to Bugatti: Oh, it's on!
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    SSC Ultimate Aero – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Despite radically different approaches, Shelby SuperCars and Bugatti have been playing a high-speed game of one-upmanship for years. First the Veyron took the prize with a 253.8 mph top speed run in 2005. SSC stepped in and bested ...

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    Video: Exotic Car Pack brings the truly exotic to Forza 3
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    Forza 3 Exotic Car Pack DLC – Click above for high-res screen-shot gallery
    There are exotics, and then there are exotics. Some are relatively commonplace, like Porsches, Lamborghinis or Ferraris. But some are decidedly, well... exotic. Like Spykers, Gumperts and Moslers, to name just a few. ...

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    Report: Famed designer Jason Castriota to pen for Shelby Supercars
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    Bertone Mantide – click above for high-res image gallery
    While definitely one of (if not the) fastest production cars in the world, the SSC Ultimate Aero has seldom been praised for its looks. Somewhat resembling just about every other supercar out there in one detail or another, the ...

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    REPORT: South African man sets speed record for blind - in 200 mph SL Black Series!
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    Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG Black - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Looks like Luc Costermans (a.k.a. the Blind Belgian) is no longer the world's fastest sight-challenged driver. The latest person to snatch the world land speed record for the blind is South Africa's Hein Wagner. Wagner, who has ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: World's Fastest Production Car
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the SSC Ultimate Aero Twin-Turbo
    You've always had the opportunity to buy the world's fastest car, but now you can buy THE world's fastest car. The actual SSC Ultimate Aero TT that set the Guinness-certified top speed record for a production car is up for ...

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    Updated SSC Ultimate Aero boasts 1287 hp, claimed top speed of 270 mph
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the SSC Ultimate Aero
    Not content to rest on its laurels after taking the Guinness-verified top speed world record, SSC has revamped the Ultimate Aero for 2009 to make it more powerful, more aerodynamic, and even faster. We thought the 2008 model had plenty of ...

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    SSC (allegedly) to produce the world's fastest electric supercar
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    Click above for a gallery of high-res images of the SSC Ultimate Aero TT.Green performance cars are the new darlings of today's small crop of boutique auto builders. From the Tesla Roadster to the Fisker Karma, and now, the new Ultimate Aero EV. The easiest way for the little guys to attract big ...

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    VIDEO: Jay Leno drives the SSC Ultimate Aero, lives
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    Click above to watch Leno drive the Ultimate Aero We have a lot of respect for Jay Leno. Not only because he owns some seriously impressive cars, but because he actually drives them. Sure, we're a bit jealous, but even more so after watching him drive the SSC Ultimate Aero, the Guinness-certified ...

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    2007 SSC Ultimate Aero Twin Turbo for sale
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    Getting tired of the staid supercars sitting in your garage? Now is your chance to own the Guinness-verified world's fastest car, the SSC Ultimate Aero which was clocked at an average two-way speed of 255.83 mph - besting both the Bugatti Veyron and Koenigsegg CCX. Motorcars of Las Vegas, the sole ...

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    SSC Ultimate Aero TT closes in on record with 241 mph run
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    click on above image for more high-res pics of the SSC Ultimate Aero TTBack in March, SSC went for the mantle of World's Fastest Production Car with its Ultimate Aero TT. The attempt failed due to a number of factors, one of which was bad weather, but SSC is still determined to take the title away ...

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