Perana Performance Group

The Perana Performance Group is an association founded in the second half of 2007, automobile manufacturer with headquarters in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. One objective of the manufacturer is to design vehicles after Italian models and produce. The manufacturer also realized that the demise of many automotive brands stood by the denial of adjustment of vehicle models with EU homologation in combination, which is why Perana then ultimately they decided to get in contact with European companies.

Attention was Perana on 3 March 2009 at the Geneva Motor Show with the presentation of the designed by SZ Design super sports car Z -One. The Italian design company needed less than four months to plan the vehicle and get it done on the basis of the plans. Series production of the Perana Z -One will take place at the partner company Hi- Tech Automotive & Superformance, which for several years has experience in the manufacture of sports cars. The price in Europe is close to 50,000 British pounds (without taxes).

The Z -One has the dimensions ( LxWxH in mm) 4406 x 1924 x 1233 and a wheelbase of 2540 millimeters. The front track is 1627 and rear 1570 millimeters. Thus, the weight distribution of the 1195 kg heavy sports car is on two axes at exactly 50 percent. Course offers the Z -One, but only for two people. The engine is an existing aluminum V8 engine with an output of 330 kilowatts from a displacement of 6200 cubic centimeters. Its torque is 583 Newton meters, delivering up to 6600 revolutions per minute. With a compression ratio of 10.7:1 and the insertion of a 6-speed manual transmission top speed of 299 kilometers per hour. Acceleration from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour, the Z -One requires 4 seconds. Approximately 999 units of the Z -One are to be produced per year of production.

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Perana Z -One production model


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