Production of the ultra-powerful, ultra-fast SSC Ultimate Aero is going out with a bang.

The final model of the world-record holder will be dubbed the “Ultimate Aero XT.”

Only five will be built, featuring many key elements from the forthcoming Tuatara hypercar from SSC.

Powered by a twin-turbocharged, dual-intercooled aluminum block V8, it’s touted to deliver an astonishing 1,300 hp.

In other words, it’ll make a Veyron look like a VW…

[via Autoblog]