Panoz Esperante Convertible

Sounds Like Thunder, Goes Like Lightning

The Legacy Continues

This is your true American sports car. Keep your daily drive fun and classy. The epitome of the Panoz character, this Esperante has become a timeless classic that is recognized around the world.

Super Lightweight Engineering

The lightweight aerospace-grade SPF aluminum body cuts through the air with precision and grace, delivering a smooth and superior drive.

A Powerhouse To Be Reckoned With

The Esperante Classic comes equipped with your choice of Élan V8 engines.

The Thrill Of The Open Road

A pioneer in aluminum body work and a modular aluminum chassis, the Esperante Classic brings a thrill to American motoring. The groundbreaking achievement earned by this classic car continues to preserve and establish the Panoz reputation.

Body

  • Aerospace SPF aluminum

Chassis

  • Extruded aluminum chassis with pressed steel center section
  • Tubular steel sub frames
  • Carbon fiber composite superstructures

Engine/Gearbox

  • Standard 430 hp Panoz/ Élan Power Products. Aluminum Block V8
  • Includes heavy-duty, close-ratio, Tremec T56 Magnum 6-speed manual transmission
    OR
  • Upgraded 560 hp Panoz/Élan power products supercharged aluminum block V8
  • Includes heavy-duty, close-ratio, Tremec T56 Magnum 6-speed manual transmission
  • Optional Power Upgrades Available*

Differential

  • 3.55:1 Ratio limited-slip differential in an aluminum housing with heavy-duty half shafts

Suspension

  • Front: Independent upper and lower control arms with double adjustable coil-over springs and shocks and tubular anti-sway bar
  • Rear: Independent upper and lower control arms with double adjustable coil-over springs and shocks

Weight

3128 lbs. est.

Steering

Hydraulically assisted rack and pinion steering

Brakes

  • Front: Power assisted 14” diameter 2 pc. floating discs with Brembo 4-piston calipers
    Rear: Power assisted 13” diameter 2 pc. floating discs with single-piston floating calipers

Wheels /Tires

  • Front: 19 x 8.5 inch BBS wheels with Michelin Pilot Super Sport 245/40-19 tires
  • Rear: 19 x 9.5 inch BBS wheels with Michelin Pilot Super Sport 285/35-19 tires
  • Optional BBS RS-GT wheel package is available*

Interior

  • Leather interior with alcantara accents
  • High performance, lightweight, reclining seats
  • Ultra lightweight, carbon fiber race style seats*
  • Leather Momo steering wheel standard
  • D-shaped carbon fiber custom steering wheel with leather or alcantara accents and custom stitching *
  • Clear-coated carbon fiber door sills.
  • Multimedia infotainment center with navigation and satellite radio
  • Air conditioning
  • Power windows and keyless ignition with push button start

Timeless Care

  • The ultimate buying and ownership program*
  • ACCESSORIES: Custom car cover*
  • SPECIAL ORDER: Other Options Available*

 

* Other options available.
PLEASE NOTE: Specifications subject to change without notice.

Pricing starts at:
Esperante Convertible: $156,500.00*
Esperante GT Convertible: $173,900.00*

For all pricing inquiries and options please contact John Leverett on (678) 425-1539 / info@panoz.com who would be happy to assist you in designing your dream car!

*Prices subject to change without notice.