The Puritalia 427 is a modern-day interpretation of the Shelby Cobra, featuring a Ford 5.0 liter supercharged V8 developing 605hp with a 6-speed manual transmission.
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The car is intended to be a representation of the classic grand touring cars produced in the 1960s.In this video you can hear it starting up, revving LOUD and then being loaded on a truck!
The engine is mated to a 7-speed electrohydraulic manual transmission in order to handle the combined power output of the powertrain. The gearshifting is managed by two paddles mounted on the steering column.
The chassis of the Berlinetta consists of a carbon fibre monocoque mated to an aluminium subframe at the front and rear. The body is entirely made of carbon fibre and takes 800 man hours to complete.