Are you interested in any hardcore sports car which is not only rare but also unique? If the answer is affirmative then you might want to interested in 2005 Noble M12 GTO-3R. For those who are unfamiliar with brand Noble, they are rare species in auto industry and especially in United States. “Bring A Trailer” claimed that Noble M12 GTO-3R was sold a new by Florida based Rossion Cars in December 2004. Current owner posses the vehicle in the year 2010. The British sports car has undergone several modification processes under the prying eyes of its new owner.
2005 Noble M12 GTO-3R comes with addition of a baffled oil pan, front-mounted thermostatically-controlled oil cooler, Blitz blow-off valve, intercooler and wiring harness upgrades, and a 3-inch exhaust system. Noble sports car is more than 15 years old and have traveled over 14,000 miles as seen from the odometer. Powering the 2005 Noble M12 GTO-3R is a twin-turbocharged Ford Duratec 3.0-liter V6 which is rated at 360hp. The engine is mated with six-speed manual transmission from the Euro-spec Ford Mondeo of that time.
The overall setup helps 2005 Noble M12 GTO-3R to accelerate 0-60mph in 3.3 seconds and features Quaife limited-slip differential. Even by current standard, this figure is quite impressive. M12 GTO-3R is a driver focused car and hence, comes with bare minimum equipment. There is only air conditioner and has only simple dials and a three-spoke steering wheel from Momo. Only few days are open for auction and highest bidding till date was $30,000.