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Old 13th December 2010, 17:44   #1
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Default College kid builds an awesome Ariel Atom replica!

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Home-made Ariel Atom replica !!

- Built in Utah, USA by a college student in his spare time
- Took 15 months / 800 hours of actual workshop time
- Acura RSX engine (K20A3, 160 hp)
- 0 - 60 in 4.5 seconds
- Returns 14 Km/L
- Body panels made from an old kayak and dog-house!


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Tons of additional pictures : Flickr: proximacentuari's Photostream

Build log & forum discussion : LocostUSA.com • View topic - Proximacentauri's Mid-Engine Exocar

Writeup at wired : Gearhead Builds An Amazing Car From Junk | Autopia | Wired.com

Another similar build done in Brazil : My Ariel ATOM - HomeMade

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Default Re: College kid builds an awesome Ariel Atom replica!

This guy is now in stanford! was following his blog even asked him a few questions . Must say awesome built!
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