The most interesting car with three wheels (17 photos)
Recently, Maltese company Valene Motors announced that is about to release a frantic three-wheeled car, the top-end version of which will receive a 810-hp engine. Hidden in anticipation of not surrendering to panic after such promises, remember the three-wheeled vehicles that you can buy right now, and that will also be fun.
Trehkolnesnik Polaris Sligshot debuted in the summer of 2014. The car is equipped with a 2.4-liter gasoline engine, whose output is 173 horsepower and 225 Nm of torque. The unit is combined with a five-speed manual transmission. The movement Slingshot is only the rear wheel via a belt, reinforced with carbon fiber. trehkolesnika weighs 782 kilograms.
In January of 2015 the company has suspended the sale of Polaris Slingshot already bought and asked people not to drive the car to them. Trehkolesniku, prices which start from 21 thousand 999 dollars, needed replacement steering and safety arcs bearings. The reason for the service campaign called Polaris unfair job providers.
Three-wheeled electric Morgan EV3 debuted in the spring of 2016 at the Geneva Motor Show. The car is equipped with a 62-horsepower electric motor with liquid cooling, which is powered by a lithium battery capacity of 20 kilowatt-hours. Up to a hundred kilometers per hour EV3 dispersed for nine seconds, and its maximum speed is 145 kilometers per hour. The maximum cruising range of electric trehkolesnika is 240 kilometers.
Morgan EV3 Sales will begin with a special modification, which was named UK 1909. The preparation version of the British automaker worked in conjunction with the London store Selfridges. Circulation trehkolesnikov first installment will be 19 copies, and the standard version they will differ bronze plaque with an individual number, bronze dies in the grid in front of the body, as well as finish the “best British materials.”
The US company has introduced a three-wheeled vehicle Vanderhall Leguna in January 2016. The model is built around an aluminum frame and body panels made of carbon fiber. The movement of 703-pound “Laguna” is a 1.4-liter turbo engine that develops 200 horsepower and 271 Nm of torque. The engine is combined with a dedicated six automatic transmission.
Vanderhall Laguna is offered in three trim levels. Cheapest worth 49 thousand 950 dollars and is equipped with air conditioning and 18-inch wheels. The top version for 77 thousand dollars presupposes cruise control, seat heating, woolen floor mats and custom shock absorbers.
Trehkolesnik Campagna T-Rex is built on a frame made of steel tubing. The car weighs 525 kilograms. The movement of T-Rex is a six-cylinder engine BMW, developing 160 horsepower. The motor is combined with a six-speed sequential gearbox. From zero to hundred kilometers per hour trehkolesnik accelerates in 3.9 seconds.
Campagna T-Rex is equipped with 16-inch wheels in front and 18-inch rear, four-Wilwood brakes, as well as the system changes the mode of operation of the control electronics, which can adjust the power unit to be used, for example, in the rain. As an option for the T-Rex is available Akrapovic exhaust system.
Another hilarious trehkolesnik releases British company Scorpion Sports Cars. It is the only model called the Scorpion. It was built around a tubular frame and is equipped with a single-cylinder engine with water cooling. engine output is 16 horsepower and 17 Nm of torque.
Motor “Scorpion” is combined with a four-speed gearbox. Trehkolesnika maximum speed capable of accommodating two passengers, up to 120 kilometers per hour. Scorpion fuel tank holds ten liters of fuel.
Invader – a product of the American company Tanom. Like most of these vehicles produce copies, far from mass, trehkolesnik built on a frame of steel pipes. The movement of the car is the engine of the motorcycle Suzuki Hayabusa, the return of which is an impressive 197 horsepower.
Invader is offered in six trim levels, the coolest of which requires a carboxylic racing seats with suede upholstery, a sports engine control unit, 20-inch forged wheels, powerful brakes from Wilwood, as well as steering migrated.
The British company FRS Motorsport 15 years engaged in the races, including three-wheeled vehicles. Therefore there is nothing surprising in the fact that these guys decided to make their road car. And they did. It is called FRS-3.
All design work in FRS Motorsport performed independently. They themselves have developed suspension scheme and a tubular frame. Borrow had a wheel and power unit – a motorcycle engine with 1200 cc of the Suzuki Bandit. The car can be purchased as a fully assembled, or as a kit car that had something to do in the garage at the weekend. In the first case, the FRS-3 costs 15 thousand 500 pounds, and in the second – only 5 thousand 695 pounds.
TORQ Roadster – product company Epic EV. He, according to the creators, is the world’s fastest electric tricycle. On trehkolesnike is an electric motor, issuing 400 horsepower and 812 Nm of torque! Up to 96 kilometers per hour “Roadster” accelerates in just four seconds!
The cheapest version of the TORQ Roadster will cost 65 thousand dollars, the most expensive – by 10 thousand dollars more expensive. even come up with additional equipment for this model. His list consists of more powerful batteries, a set of carbon details, a touch screen and a cool stereo multimediykoy.