Mosler MT900S Photon: Most exclusive supercar of the year at $480,000 (Photos)
Getting your hands on a supercar is no easy task. Rich automobile enthusiasts may be willing to spend a fortune on a supercar; however acquiring one fast is not possible. Yes, individuals cannot own a supercar in a jiffy because of the low numbers that hit annual production. When you talk about exclusivity of supercars, a name that comes to mind is automobile company Mosler.
Mosler recently revealed that it is going to limit production of its MT900S Photon to one car per year. If you want to get your hands on this exclusive beauty, be willing to spend in excess of $480,000. The Mosler MT900S is one of the lightest supercars around, weighing less than 2500 pounds. The ultra light weight of the supercar is achieved because of carbon fiber panels and composite chassis used in car fabrication. The speed demon has a Chevrolet borrowed 7.0L V8 engine generating 535 bhp and clocks 0 to 60 mph in less than 3 seconds.
Mosler Automotive has announced that production will be limited to one Mosler MT900P for 2012. The base price will be $479.000. The Mosler MT900 continues to be the world’s top performance sports car manufactured US legal, with an earlier model still holding the lap record it set several years ago at the Car and Driver Lightning Lap at Virginia International Speedway. Likewise, those racing their Mosler MT900’s internationally are required to add up to 400 lbs. of ballast to slow them down to equalize performance against the latest models from Ferrari, Lamborghini, Porsche, Aston Martin, and all the other competitors.
The Mosler MT900SP is an extreme performance, 2 seat, mid engined, air conditioned luxury sports car, powered by a 7 liter 535 hp V8 and a 6 speed Getrag transmission. With its advanced composite chassis, carbon fiber body panels, and overall focus on weight management, the new MT900SP will weigh under 2,500lbs (plus fuel), making it capable of going from 0-60mph in under 3 seconds and from 0-1/4 mile in under 11 seconds. With a top speed is expected to exceed 200 mph, the lightweight MT900SP is also capable of getting over 30mpg at 55 mph and generating record levels of cornering and braking forces. The new Mosler MT900SP incorporates the new Mosler Photon’s exterior design modifications which lower aerodynamic drag, thereby enhancing total performance, including fuel efficiency, top speed, acceleration, and cornering. Contact Jacob Mosler at 561 818 4039.