Zenos E10 S - 250HP and 400Nm
Zenos Cars has unveiled the more powerful E10 S model. The line-up is going to be expanded with the E11 Roadster in 2016 which will be followed by the E12 Coupe in 2018. The motor company is founded by the former Caterham leader - Ansar Ali.
Zenos E10 S is powered by a mid-mounted 2.0 liter turbo-charged four-cylinder EcoBoost – 250HP (186 kW) at 7,000RPM and 400Nm (295 lb-ft) of torque at just 2,500RPM. This is an increase of 50HP and 190Nm compared to the standard naturally-aspirated E10 version.
0-100 km/h in 4.0 seconds and a top speed of 217 km/h (135 mph). The E10 S comes with a carbon aluminum monocoque meaning that the curb weight is kept to just 700 kg (1,543 lbs). The acceleration is improved by 0.5 seconds compared to the naturally-aspirated model.
Some of the highlights of E10 S include – 16" front and 17" rear OZ alloy wheels fitted with Avon super-sport tires. The brake system includes 285 mm front and rear discs. There is also a double wishbone independent front/rear suspension with Bilstein dampers. Last, but not least are the removable front and rear wings as well as a roll-over cage and side-impact protection system.
2015 Zenos E10 S is priced from £29,995, which is £5,000 more than the normal E10 model. The track variant is additional £3,000 and includes – an LSD (limited slip differential), 6-speed gearbox, composite seats, quick-release steering wheel, new wheels, four-point harness, adjustable dampers and some other extras.
Source: Zenos Cars