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RE: Pic of the Week: Going atomic at the 'ring

RE: Pic of the Week: Going atomic at the 'ring

Friday 30th March 2012

Pic of the Week: Going atomic at the 'ring

One Ariel Atom, one V8 and one very famous corner



Those of you who followed Dan's liveblog from Germany the other week will remember that a certain Mr Chris Harris was also there at the same time, doing his video thing on both the Noble M600 and the outrageously hilarious Ariel Atom V8.

You'll be able to see the fruits of his video labours on PH in the next few weeks, but for now please allow us to titillate you with this ever-so-atmospheric shot of the Atom negotiating the fearsome Karusell.

Alternatively, if you don't like the look of the Atom and would prefer something else in the place of it, it does seem a prime shot for some tongue-in-cheek photoshoppery. But we'll leave that one up to you lot...

Pic: Frozenspeed

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spareparts

Original Poster:

5,674 posts

129 months

Friday 30th March 2012
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But how much?! Something like £150k?!






Also the Noble...



guestGTR

160 posts

88 months

Friday 30th March 2012
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Sub 7 min lap ?? must be possible in "that" Atom.....

sirtyro

1,516 posts

100 months

Friday 30th March 2012
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A lot cheaper than a Veyron SS. Bang for buck it is great value for money

p1doc

2,097 posts

86 months

Friday 30th March 2012
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big balls required,had pax lap around ring a couple of years ago and that was bad enough lol
martin

Vocal Minority

5,042 posts

54 months

Friday 30th March 2012
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spareparts said:
But how much?! Something like £150k?!
Happens when you are a small volume manufacturer building a car from scratch rather than buying in major components
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tommy vercetti

9,470 posts

65 months

Friday 30th March 2012
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Mental car.

davepoth

25,369 posts

101 months

Friday 30th March 2012
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I was hoping for



Hey-ho.

arkenphel

314 posts

107 months

Friday 30th March 2012
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Oh my, that pic just gave me a crisis.

Zumbruk

4,920 posts

162 months

Saturday 31st March 2012
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My best friend just bought an Atom. "Of course you can have a drive", he said. smile

I can't fit in it. frown

HereBeMonsters

14,164 posts

84 months

Saturday 31st March 2012
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Nice pic from Jochen there - can we plug more of his stuff on the back of this photo?

Good.



pagani1

680 posts

104 months

Monday 2nd April 2012
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Looks cool at the Karussel must be from Chard.

pagani1

680 posts

104 months

Monday 2nd April 2012
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Is the windscreen a no cost option? Do they do a wraparound?

Zumbruk

4,920 posts

162 months

Monday 2nd April 2012
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pagani1 said:
Is the windscreen a no cost option? Do they do a wraparound?
On the Atom? Yes, the windscreen is an option, although not "no cost". It comes with the "gun site" piece of perspex and if you pay more money, you can have a proper wrap-around glass windscreen with wipers/washers/etc.

pSynrg

233 posts

84 months

Saturday 14th April 2012
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Zumbruk said:
..."gun site" piece of perspex ...
Let's have a laugh. What's the piece of perspex cost then?

myhandle

572 posts

76 months

Sunday 23rd September 2012
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davepoth said:
I was hoping for



Hey-ho.
Go Nucleon!