2000 Saab 9-3 Viggen Pikes Peak
This car is not road legal. Racing only.
Behind the wheel of a 750 horsepower Ecopower Saab 9-3 Viggen, Per Eklund, the 1999 European Rallycross Champion, realized his dream of competing at Pikes Peak. In an impressive rookie performance, he captured first place in the Open Class, set a new record for this top division and finished with the second fastest overall time of the day – 11:21.58.
Original Saab engine block and cylinder head. Engine tuned by Trollspeed of Trollh,ttan.
Garrett turbocharger with intercooler (3.0 bar or 42.8 psi)
|submitted by||Richard Owen|
|valvetrain||DOHC 4 Valves / Cyl|
|displacement||2000 cc / 122.0 in³|
|bore||92 mm / 3.62 in|
|stroke||77 mm / 3.03 in|
|power||559.3 kw / 750.0 bhp @ 8000 rpm|
|specific output||375.0 bhp per litre|
|bhp/weight||bhp per tonne|
|torque||702.31 nm / 518.0 ft lbs @ 6500 rpm|
|f brake size||mm / in|
|r brake size||mm / in|
|curb weight||948 kg / 2090 lbs|
|transmission||Six Speed Prodrive|
|top speed||~249.4 kph / 155.0 mph|