Shelby SuperCars Inc. (SSC) is an American automobile manufacturer founded in 1998 by owner Jerod Shelby (no relation to car designer Carroll Shelby). The company is base in West Richland, close to the Tri-Cities, Washington and specializes in the production of supercars.
They built the SSC Aero, equipped by means of a twin turbocharged pushrod engined V8s. Its turbocharged 6.35 litres (388 cu in) V8 produce 1,287 bhp (960 kW; 1,305 PS), which make it the most powerful manufacture car in the world, beating the Bugatti Veyron's 987 bhp (736 kW; 1,001 PS). On September 13, 2007, the "Ultimate Aero" took the name of fastest production car from the Bugatti Veyron, which has since been domestic by the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport. The final Aero has a top speed of 414 km/h (257 mph).