I have written about products from Lazareth before - I like their balls to create something that is truly unique yet functional. If I had the money I would collect them! They have been busy developing a range of vehicles under the Wazuma name that have a very wide variety of engines yet have similar bodies. The Wazuma GT is one of the range and can be described as a pure two seater with a bucket of power. Basically it is a cockpit with an engine - and it is powered by a supercharged 4 litre Jaguar V8 producing about 375hp! It is built on a space frame chassis with the body made from carbon fibre and plastics. The vehicle is open yet has scissor doors and the front is reminiscent of an AMG SLS with a hint of Ferrari 599. Overall weight is 995kg, considering that the base 2 litre F-Type Jaguar Convertible is 1,900kg and the 5 litre F-Type R Convertible is well over 2100kg, you can appreciate what sort of performance is available. It is similar to the Polaris Slingshot that I … [Read More...]
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