Ariel Atom

1/18 scale Ariel Atom 500

Scale model Ariel Atom 500 now available

A scale model manufacturer has managed to do what many before have failed at: Creating a scale model of the V-8-powered Ariel Atom 500. Stretching 134 inches from head to toe, the life-size Ariel Atom isn't exactly a big car. And, as you might expect, the scale model version won't take up a lot of... read more

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Ariel Atom 3.5R

Ariel Atom 3.5R Upgrades Power, Suspension, Gearbox, Tires

For wind-in-your-face motoring with a decidedly modern bent, there are few cars that offer more smiles per dollar than the Ariel Atom. Soon, it will see yet another upgrade... read more May 7, 2014 by

2015 Rezvani Beast

Rezvani Beast Debuts With Ariel Atom Lightness, Supercar Looks

The Ariel Atom has long been an object of desire for track fiends, but its utterly minimalist nature can limit its appeal to the average passerby. The Rezvani Beast aims to... read more May 5, 2014 by

The Ariel Atom 3.5

Ariel Announces The New Atom 3.5

When it comes to minimalist cars that deliver maximum driving pleasure, few are better known than the Ariel Atom. Beloved by Top Gear’s Jeremy Clarkson and distributed... read more October 12, 2012 by

700-HP Ariel Atom by DDMWorks

700-HP Ariel Atom By DDMWorks: Gallery

The Ariel Atom is nothing new, but we don't really care. It's a tube-framed bit of awesome street-legal track-day kit, and in the hands of DDMWorks, it becomes something like... read more August 2, 2012 by

2011 Ariel Atom Mugen limited edition

Ariel Celebrates Atom 10th Anniversary With Mugen Special Edition

It’s hard to believe that the Ariel Atom has been around for 10 years, but it has, and in honor of reaching that milestone Ariel has partnered with Mugen to develop a... read more January 13, 2011 by

Ariel Atom 3

TMI AutoTech Planning 2011 Spec Racer Ariel Atom Series At VIR

Ariel's Atom open-bodied, tube-frame roadster is well known as the face-stretching fun-maker beloved of track-addicts everywhere. Now, the car can be for more than just fun... read more December 14, 2010 by

Ariel Atom 3

V-8 Powered Ariel Atom Nears Production

You have to hand to the Brits. Only they could build a lightweight roadster like the Ariel Atom, shoehorn a thumping V-8 engine into its fully open chassis, and then call it... read more April 20, 2010 by

DDMWorks Twincharged Ariel Atom

DDMWorks 430-HP Twincharged Ariel Atom Wreaks Track-Day Havoc

Boost: (n) 1) hike, increase; 2) the act of shoving ridiculous amounts of air into an engine to produce hoonage of epic proportions. That's the quickest way to describe the... read more January 26, 2010 by

Ariel Atom 3

New Ariel Atom 3 Starts From $49,980

For the track-day junkie or even just the no-frills driving enthusiast, the Ariel Atom is in many ways the ultimate car. The purity of the driving experience is unsullied by... read more January 20, 2010 by

The Wrightspeed X1 prototype

Wrightspeed Cancels The X1 Electric Sports Car

Detroit's carmakers aren't the only ones that need some help in the down market. Smaller manufacturers, especially startup and mid-sized electric vehicle companies, are in... read more December 10, 2008 by

Ariel adds a windscreen to the Atom

Ariel Adds A Windscreen To The Atom

The skeleton-framed two-seat open-top rocket ship that is the Ariel Atom has gained notoriety not just for its commanding performance and unique styling, but also for it's... read more July 25, 2008 by

Ariel launches new Atom 3

Ariel Launches New Atom 3

The Ariel Atom is essentially a highly-strung engine bolted to a metal frame with a pair of seats and four wheels attached. There’s no roof, windows or significant... read more October 2, 2007 by

Wrightspeed X1 - the electric Ariel Atom

Wrightspeed X1: The Electric Ariel Atom

We've come across news of the Wrightspeed X1, essentially a fully electric Ariel Atom that can put most supercars to shame. The lightweight roadster uses a 3-phase AC... read more September 12, 2006 by


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