The Salica GT from Bristol, England based Salica Cars is a mid-engined
sports car and the first model from the manufacturer. Salica
Cars are better know for modifying and upgrading Noble sports
Two engine options are available for the Salica GT. Buyers have
the choice between a normally aspirated 3.5 litre V6 developing
400 bhp, or a twin turbo 3.5 litre V6 which makes 500 bhp. The
engine is mated to a Graziano 6 speed manual transmission with
a choice of three final drive rations. A 6 speed sequential
transmission is also available for racing use.
The chassis of the Salica GT comprises of a three-section space
frame chassis. The front and rear sections can be detached allowing
easier access for maintenance.
The bodywork of the Salica GT is formed from fibreglass, although
a lightweight carbon
fiber option is available. Designed to be a convertible
with a hard top. The one piece, lightweight roof can be detached
from the car and stowed under the rear clam within seconds.
The refitting of the roof takes a similar amount of time and
both operations can be carried out by one person.
Inside, the Salica GT is equipped with a range of luxuries which
can be tailored to suit the buyer. From leather and carpet,
to Alcantara and carbon fibre. The custom designed seats are
available in GRP or carbon fibre. The interior design provides
for a recessed handbrake, the centre console houses the radio,
heater controls and starter button, whilst the dashboard contains
all of the important instruments in an easy to read layout.
traction control and ABS are available as an option.
The Salica GT is also available in GTR and GTC forms. The GTR
is a race-prepped version offering up to 550 horsepower, and
is fitted with an FIA approved roll cage, plumbed in fire extinguisher,
electrical circuit cut-out, air jacks and centre lock wheels.
The GTC version is available as a conversion of a noble M12/M400
or as a new build. This is powered by a 460 hp 3.0 litre V6
connected to a Getrag 6-speed manual.
Similar and related vehicles:
Noble M12 GTO