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    VX Lightning (VX220 Replacement)


    VX Lightning - Technical Specifications
    Body/chassis structureUnique GM platform, based on the Solstice, with front engine and rear-wheel drive.
    Body material Composite
    Chassis material All steel, unibody
    Suspension4-wheel independent, strut front, adjustable for rate and travel
    Wheels Machined aluminium
    Front - 19 x 8.5 in.
    Rear - 20 x 9 in. TyresFront - Michelin Pilot 245/35R19
    Rear - Michelin Pilot 255/35R20 Brakes4-wheel disc power

    Powertrain
    Engine - modified, supercharged EcoTec L850 2.2L 4-cylinder
    Engine displacement (cu. in/cc) - 134/2200
    Max. Horsepower (hp/kw): 240/179
    Max. Torque (lb-ft/Nm): 225/305
    Transmission GM T56, six-speed manual (5th/6th gears overdrive).
    DimensionsHeight (in/mm) - 45.0/1140
    Length (in/mm) - 153.1/4100
    Width (in/mm) - 71/1808 (1908mm inc. mirrors)
    Wheelbase (in/mm) - 95/2415
    Track (in/mm) - front - 60.3/15, rear - 60.5/1537
    Weight (lbs/kg) - 2900/1318

    http://vauxhall.co.uk/futureModels/VXLightning.jhtml

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    It is a sexy car, but it's now only a concept as it broke people very easily in crash test.
    They've now re designed the front end.

    SEE THIS THREAD

    Doesn't quite look as sexy.

    The original Lightning is in the Vauxhall Heritage trust at Luton.

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    yeah that was the 1 i saw just got some more perfomance figures ect for it

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