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Posted: 06 May 2014
Trident has built the fastest diesel sports car in the world. Apparently
The flagship ‘Iceni' boasts a top speed in excess of over 190mph, the ability to run for 2000 miles on a single tank of mineral or bio-diesel fuel, and has capacity for at least TWO SUITCASES!
Using something called ‘torque multiplication technology', Trident says has managed to improve performance and economy. Trident doesn't explain what torque multiplication technology actually is, or how it works. We suspect it may be a 'gearbox'.
Trident also boasts the Iceni - which will start at a competitive £96,000 - features 'over 39 bespoke components'. What's the rest of the car made of?