Which Caterham is the fastest?

The Seven 620 is the fastest production road car we’ve ever built. Lurking at its heart is the same 2.0 litre Duratec from the heart-stoppingly fast Seven 420, but in this Seven we’ve coupled it to … Jeremy Clarkson pause… a supercharger.

How fast does a Caterham go?


Engine In-line four-cyl, 1999cc, supercharged
Max power 311bhp @ 7700rpm
Max torque 219lb ft @ 7350rpm
0-60 2.8sec (claimed)
Top speed 155mph (claimed)

What is the fastest Caterham 7?

Caterham 7 620R
Caterham 7 620R is supercharged racer for the road and is the fastest 7 ever produced.

What is considered a fast 0 to 60 time?

In the rest of the world, 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62.1 mph) is used. Present performance cars are capable of going from 0 to 60 mph in under 5 seconds, while exotic cars can do 0 to 60 mph in between 2 and 3 seconds, whereas motorcycles have been able to achieve these figures with sub-500cc since the 1990s.

What engine is in the Caterham 7?

Ford Duratec engine
All Superlight cars use the 2-litre Ford Duratec engine in differing states of tune; the R400 with 210 bhp (160 kW) and R500 with 263 bhp (196 kW).

How much does a Caterham 7 cost?

The idea is to offer varying levels of power throughout the Caterham range, thus catering to various levels of driving skill and budget. The 270 sits above the 160 model and is the cheapest version on offer in the U.S…

Is a Caterham worth it?

Whilst buying a Caterham can seem expensive, it’s worth considering the future resale value. It’s very likely that the depreciation will be far less than most other types of car. Even used examples will retain much of their value over the years if they’re well maintained and serviced.

How much is a Caterham 7?

The Caterham Seven 160 is the much-hyped entry-level 7, with a turbocharged three-cylinder engine. Review here. What is it? The Caterham Seven 160, the new entry-level 7 that weighs in at just 490kg and £17,995 fully built (or £14,995 in kit form).

Is 0 to 60 in 7 seconds fast?

A fast car doesn’t really need to zoom and travel from 0 to 60 miles per hour in three seconds or less. That means it should be able to go from 0 to 60 miles per hour in under seven seconds or less. At the same time, this car should be capable of speeding up to at least 120 miles per hour or even more.

What cars do 0-60 in 4 seconds?

13 Sedans That Can Sprint From 0-60 MPH In Under 4 Seconds

  • Cast your mind back a decade, to 2008 – the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 520-4, with a 5.0-liter 513-hp V10, could run 0-62 mph in 4.0 seconds dead.
  • Cadillac CTS-V.
  • Audi RS7.
  • Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio.
  • Audi RS3 Sedan.
  • Dodge Charger Hellcat.
  • BMW M760i xDrive.

Is Caterham owned by Lotus?

Caterham Cars is a British manufacturer of specialist lightweight sports cars established in Caterham, Surrey, with their headquarters in Crawley, Sussex. On 27 April 2011, Team Lotus owner Tony Fernandes announced that he had purchased Caterham.

Is a Caterham 7 a Lotus?

The Caterham 7 (or Caterham Seven) is a super-lightweight sports car produced by Caterham Cars in the United Kingdom. It is based on the Lotus Seven, a lightweight sports car sold in kit and factory-built form by Lotus Cars, from 1957 to 1972.