AUTO NEWS – New Jannarelly Design-1 reaches the UK market


New Jannarelly Design-1 reaches the UK market

Jannarelly Automotive, the Dubai-based start-up producer, has launched its retro-inspired Design-1 sports activities automotive within the UK. It’s a light-weight, road-legal, V6-engined weekend toy designed to rival the new Morgan Plus Six. Simply 499 examples can be constructed, with every carrying a price-tag of £86,000.

It’s powered by a Nissan-derived, naturally aspirated 3.5-litre V6 engine, which produces 321bhp at 6,800rpm and 371Nm of torque at 4,800rpm. The engine sends its energy to the rear wheels by way of a six-speed handbook gearbox and gives a claimed 0–60mph time of “lower than 4 seconds.”

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The Design-1’s styling is closely influenced by the Le Mans GT racers of the 1960s, sharing an identical lengthy bonnet, highly effective haunches and quick, upswept tail as seen on the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO and the 1964 Shelby Cobra Daytona. Just like the traditional racers, it’s additionally very gentle due to its tubular area body chassis and optionally available carbon fibre panelling.

With the carbon fibre bodywork choice chosen, the Jannarelly Design-1 suggestions the scales at 850kg, which supplies it a power-to-weight ratio of round 380bhp per tonne. To handle such efficiency, the automotive’s chassis incorporates a limited-slip differential, vented four-piston disc brakes for the entrance axle and a set of light-weight alloy wheels wrapped in Pirelli P Zero tyres.

The Design-1 is a extremely customisable product, with patrons being provided a variety of exterior paint finishes, a pair of uniquely trimmed carbon fibre and leather-based bucket seats and the selection of three physique kinds (Coupe, Roadster or Aero). Patrons may even select from a variety of Nardi or Momo steering wheels, in both leather-based, wooden or Alcantara trim.

Jannarelly Automotive was based in 2016 by racing boat builder Frederic Juillot and automotive designer Anthony Jannarelly – the person answerable for the Lykan HyperSport’s styling. Jannarelly additionally penned the Design-1’s styling, initially as a bespoke private mission, as a “retro-futuristic tribute to sports activities automobiles of the 50s, 60s and 70s.”

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AUTO NEWS – New Jannarelly Design-1 reaches the UK market


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