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2006 SALEEN MODELS CONTINUE EXTREME PERFORMANCE
BOOSTING HORSEPOWER AND INGNITING PASSION
October 5, 2005 – Anaheim, CA – California
International Auto Show: Saleen Inc., the high-performance specialty automobile
manufacturer, announced today that all 2006 Saleen models now come with more
horsepower under the hood and additional performance for car enthusiasts.
continuing to improve design, engineering and manufacturing processes, Saleen
continues to answer the call from those who have come to expect power and
performance from the specialty auto manufacturer. Each and every 2006 Saleen
S281 joins a unique blend of highly-engineered engine and advanced suspension
technology. Add Saleen styling that is
shaped by the wind, and you have an exceptional competitive breed of
is made from racing and we’ve been designing and manufacturing vehicles for
nearly a quarter of a century. Couple these characteristics together and it
explains why we’re able to get more power and performance from our S281s – and
that’s why our vehicles continue to answer the demands of those who live for
performance and speed,” said, Steve Saleen, president and CEO.
S281 4.6 Liter, 3-Valve Coupe
2006 Saleen S281 3-Valve Coupe jumps to an accelerating 330 bhp. The Saleen
S281 does not stop there. Saleen’s S281 lower differential gear ratio of 3.73:1
delivers more off-the-line quickness and thrill-seeking responsiveness than
ever before. The combination of aggressive power and performance run deep in
the heritage of Saleen. Quarter window
design trim and billet aluminum gear shift knob furthers the design attributes
that are just part of the distinctive styling available only on a Saleen S281.
The Saleen 281’s Racecraft suspension
continues the legacy with new features at a base price of $42,281.
S281 4.6 Liter,
3-Valve Supercharged Awakens the Senses
performance is standard in the Saleen S281 supercharged coupe because in 2006
the car rips at 435 bhp. The engine offers 420 lb-ft @ 4000 RPM and the Saleen
Racecraft suspension provides a standard Saleen 14” brake system. Together it’s
an investment in quality that makes sense for those who truly love to drive and
have a passion for life.
S281 Coupe and
Convertible Make Driving a Head-Turning Experience
The Saleen S281 3-valve and S281
supercharged coupe and S281 supercharged convertible provide the ultimate in
driving pleasure. Every Saleen comes standard with flawless aerodynamic styling
which is another expressive benchmark that Saleen has become known for.
an extensive list of standard features, the S281 supercharged coupe is priced
at $51,102 and the S281 supercharged convertible is priced at $55,989 -- making
them the perfect answer to fulfill the intoxicating infatuation that runs deep
into every performance car enthusiast.
the company’s inception in 1984, Saleen has produced over 10,000 complete and
EPA certified vehicles, more than any other specialty manufacturer. In
addition, Saleen has equipped more than 600,000 vehicles worldwide, further
emphasizing their commitment to excellence.
An eight-time Manufacturers’ Champion in GT
sports car racing, Saleen’s corporate facilities include research, design,
engineering and manufacturing capabilities, as well as the coating/painting
division. Saleen also has manufacturing facilities in Troy, Michigan where they
assemble and paint of the Ford GT (40). Additional Saleen manufacturing sites
are located in Canada and Saudi Arabia. For more information please visit
A complete list of Standard
Features & Specifications for the 2006 Saleen vehicles can be found in the
Saleen 2005 California International Auto Show media kit CD. For additional
information please feel free to visit the Saleen website at www.saleen.com or
contact Saleen’s PR department at firstname.lastname@example.org.