The guys from Zeno Cars have published the first official sketch with their first model. Dubbed the E10, the car will come on the market on 2014.
According to Zeno Cars, the E10 was developed by Ansar Ali and Mark Edwards, former Carterham managers. It will be a lightweight sports car with a monoqocque chassis made from carbon fiber and aluminum. The sub frames are also made from aluminum while the body can be fully removable.
Under the hood it will be a mid-mounted 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine signed by Ford. It can offer 197 horsepower and 210 Nm peek of torque. The engine resources are put to the ground via a five speed or six speed gear box with a limited slip differential.
With only 650 kilograms weight and its 197 HP, the car will be able to sprint from not to 60 mph in just 4.5 seconds, while the top speed is clocked at 135 mph.
The Zenos E10 will also ride on double wishbone front/rear suspension with Bilstein dampers. To complete this perfect image, Zeno Cars are coming with 16 inch front and 17 inch rear OZ Racing wheels.
The new 2014 Zenos E10 will be launched is 2014 and if everything goes all right in 2016 will see an open top (E11) while in 2018 will see a coupe version (E12).Source: Zeno Cars