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RUF's new CTR is a 225 mph throwback to the Yellowbird

It's built almost entirely of carbon fiber, and it'll go like a bat out of hell. RUF couldn't have made a more desirable car.

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Andrew Krok
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The RUF CTR might look like it came from 1993, but it's brand new.

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The new CTR is supposed to be a throwback to the CTR of old, which carried the nickname Yellowbird.

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It's built on its own, bespoke carbon fiber chassis, and the body is carbon fiber, as well.

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The engine is a Mezger-type flat six, putting out 700 horsepower and 649 pound-feet of torque.

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It'll hit 62 mph in less than 3.5 seconds and has a top speed of 225 mph.

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Only 30 will be built.

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Each one is expected to cost somewhere in the neighborhood of $750,000 to $800,000.

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