A rare chance to own one of the seven examples of the Saleen S7 LM coming soon.
The 1,300-horsepower supercar was announced in 2016 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Saleen’s seven-year straight championship run at various motorsport competitions that began in 2006. The first of the seven cars was shown in 2017.
The third car in the range, a silver example with black and yellow accents, can now be yours as Bonhams auction house will put it under the hammer in its upcoming sale of Supercars on Sunset. The estimate is between $ 1 million and $ 1.3 million.
This particular car was built in 2018 and had only one owner and he or she only put 300 miles on the clock. However, the car is not perfect. It appears that the tail fairing has debris or possibly heat damage from the exhaust tips.
Saleen S7 LM – Photo Credit: Bonhams
The power of the S7 LM comes from a 7.0 liter V-8 with two turbochargers, which is included in the original S7 Twin Turbo model. Here, its output corresponds to the 1,000 hp that Saleen S7 customers originally offered via a in 2006 Competition package. This rating applies to pump gas. Use higher octane racing fuel and the power will increase to 1,300 hp.
The company tried crack the Chinese market He also teamed up with local player Jiangsu Secco Automobile Technology Corporation in 2019. The following year, however, things turned bad as Saleen founder Steve Saleen rolled into one Wall Street Journal Make claims for theft of intellectual property.
The S7 LM auction will take place on July 10th in Los Angeles, California. Other impressive cars going under the hammer include a Ferrari 458 Speciale, McLaren Senna, McLaren Senna GTR, a modern Ford GT, and a Porsche 911 GT3 RS previously owned by Jerry Seinfeld.