Ariel and Honda renew their engine agreement

Ariel and Honda renew their engine agreement

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Not everyone knows that the current Ariel Atom and its off-road version, the Nomad, are powered by Honda engines. The agreement between the two producers was renewed after 16-year strong exclusive engine supply.

Ariel Nomad shows its off-road abilities

Ariel Nomad shows its off-road abilities

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17 May 2015
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After it amazed everyone with the Atom, Ariel is now introducing another spectacular vehicle: the Nomad. Also regarded as a sports car, with great performance, the Nomad also features some off-road capability. This helps the car enjoy multiple terrains in full speed. Of course with the right tyres.

Ariel Nomad - The new British off-roader

Ariel Nomad – The new British off-roader

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28 Dec 2014
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Ariel Motor Company has officially unveiled the new Nomad, a model which will be showcased January 2015 at the Autosport International. The new model is described as the Atom’s mucky brother and comes with higher ground clearance, chunky tires dedicated for off-roading and a long-travel suspension.

Ariel Atom 3S has 365 HP and a 2.4 liter engine

Ariel Atom 3S has 365 HP and a 2.4 liter engine

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13 Oct 2014
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Ariel and TMI AutoTech, the guys which holds the exclusivity for North America Ariel, have officially unveiled the Atom 3S. The car is described as the most powerful version of the Atom and it features a 2.4-liter turbocharged Honda engine rated at 365 horsepower and 420 Nm peak of torque.

Ariel Atom 3.5R unveiled

Ariel Atom 3.5R unveiled

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12 May 2014
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Ariel unveiled today its brand new Atom 3.5R, which will rival supercars with its price and performances. The two seats roadster will use a heavily modified engine, provided by old generation Honda Civic Type R.

Ariel Atom 3.5R special edition could have 350 HP

Ariel Atom 3.5R special edition could have 350 HP

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07 May 2014
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Ariel Motor Company officials have announced plans to reveal a limited edition Atom 3.5R. Under the hood of the upcoming Ariel Atom 3.5R will be the same Honda Civic Type R-sourced four cylinder, 2.0 liter supercharged unit rated at 310 horsepower. In the new version, the engine will be tweaked up and will deliver 350 horsepower.

2013 Ariel Atom 3.5 is just a facelift

2013 Ariel Atom 3.5 is just a facelift

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11 Oct 2012
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Ariel is opening a new chapter in Atom’s history. The British manufacturer will see the introduction of a new Atom 3.5, equipped with a chassis derived from the V8 and the Mugen versions.

Wimmer Ariel Atom 3

Wimmer Ariel Atom 3

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29 Nov 2010
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German tuner Wimmer RS has prepared a tuning program for the Ariel Atom 3 which dials its initial 300 HP output to 340 HP.

The power increase on the Wimmer Ariel Atom 3 was enabled through revised engine electronics, and other upgrades that have been performed include a compressor overhaul, a fuel pump conversion and a sport exhaust system.

Ariel Atom building process video

Ariel Atom building process video

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29 Sep 2010
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The crew from Top Gear received an exclusive video from the performance sports carmanufacturer based in Somerset, England, which shows the Ariel Atom building process.

The Ariel Atom time lapse footage concentrates many hours of work into just 1 minute and 26 seconds, and the engine powering this little thing is a Honda sourced 2.0-litre plant delivering 300 bhp for a 0 to 62 mph acceleration time of 2.7 seconds.

Video: Ariel Atom V8 review

Video: Ariel Atom V8 review

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16 Sep 2010
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The Ariel Atom V8 review video has hit the web, courtesy of the Brits at Autocar. By looking at the Ariel Atom V8 performance figures it is pretty easily to understand that this limited edition racer was going to be impressive.

But rather than imagining things, this review video is here to show us just what the Ariel Atom V8 can do around a race track.