Launch of a NEW High Performance Sports Car

THE FIRST NEW Ronart sports car for over a decade was unveiled at The London Motor Show on 19th October 1999.

Original Design Artist  - Patrick Smith

This stylish, thoroughbred sports car, named 'Lightning' Is designed for the discerning driver who loves the romance of motoring yet wants a car firmly set in the future.  Aimed at the TVR and Jensen specialist market sector, this exciting new car marks a new direction for Ronart. 

This two seater, high performance sports car is a high flier with the following features:-


    • 4.6 litre Mustang Cobra  99 engine
    • 320 bhp, V8 quad cam, 32-valve (425 bhp race tuned option)
    • 5 speed manual gearbox
    • Lightweight Carbon fibre, Kevlar and GRP composite bodywork
    • Full independent wishbone suspension front and rear
    • Suspension and steering geometry designed by Harvey Bailey Engineering
    • Hydrotrack differential
    • AP Racing designed braking system
    • Recaro Seats, Leather interior, Clarion multimedia stereo
    • Electric windows, remote locking, air conditioning etc.
    • 18" OZ wheels fitted with Pirelli P Zero tyres
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