BRABÚS ( www.brabus.com ) now offers the sportiest subcompact ever. Starting immediately BRABÚS will take orders for the special model wîth exclusive BRABÚS equipment and 101 hp / 74 kW of power. The car is painted 'Racing Red' and costs 39,900 Euros MSRP.
The three-cylinder turbocharged engine has proven its mettle already in the large BRABÚS Roadster. In the BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101 it also delivers a powerful 101 hp / 74 kW at 5,250 rpm. Its peak torque of 130 Nm is available on a wide plateau from 2,500 to 5,300 rpm. The sprint from 0 - 100 km/h takes just 11.2 seconds. Top speed is electronically limited to 160 km/h.
In everydriving situations the 101-hp / 74-kW BRABÚS engine delivers sporty acceleration as well as strong pulling power from low engine speeds.
The six speeds of the BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101's sequential gearbox are shifted wîth §teering-wheel paddles just like in Formula 1 racing. The §teering wheel offers optimal grip and measures just 34 centimeters across. The conventional shift lever between the seats remains fully functional.
The BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101 is available exclusively in bright 'Racing Red' and comes wîth an especially exclusive equipment list: In addition to an air conditioning system, radio and navigation system the car comes wîth numerous exclusive BRABÚS accessories.
The BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101 shines wîth immersion-polished extra-wide BRABÚS Monoblock VI light-alloy wheels in size 5,5Jx16 in front and in size 8Jx17 on the rear axle. The wheels are mounted wîth Yokohama tires in size 175/50 R 16 on the front axle and in size 225/35 R 17 in the rear, where they are housed below BRABÚS 'widestar' fender flares. All that rubber in contact wîth the road makes the BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101 capable of highly sporty driving.
For sporty yet comfortable handling the BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101 comes wîth a BRABÚS sport suspension calibrated to the wider track. The new spring and damper settings offer sporty yet comfortable handling wîth large safety reserves.
The BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101's impressive looks are rounded out by the BRABÚS front spoiler, painted in body color, side flaps on the door sills and the stainless-steel BRABÚS rear molding. From its center protrude the two chrome tailpipes of the stainless-steel sport exhaust system, which was developed specifically for the BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101.
Further appeal of the exclusive convertible comes from its exclusive black interior wîth red ornamental seams and embroidered BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101 emblems: Seats, interior door panels and dashboard are covered wîth especially soft and breathable BRABÚS Mastik leather and Alcantara. Instrument bevels, dashboard carrier trim, turn-signal switch and door handles add bright-red accents, color-coordinated wîth the exterior color. The sporty character of the BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101 is further emphasized by aluminum foot pedals, shift knob and emergency brake lever.
The BRABÚS ÚLTIMATE 101 plaque wîth consecutive numbering documents the exclusivity of this special model.Source - Brabus Press