2008 S281 3V Specifications


281 CID (4.6L) 3-Valve SOHC V8
335 HP @ 5200 RPM
345 lb-ft TQ @ 4500 RPM
24 lb/hr Fuel Injectors
98 mm MAF
Hi-flow Inlet Tube, Air Box Cover & Filter
Power Pulleys & SFI Approved Damper
PowerFlash™ Performance Calibration
2.5” Stainless Steel Center Exhaust System

Aluminum Dual-Core Radiator (MT Only)


5-Speed Manual Transmission
with 8.8” Differential, 3.73:1 Final Drive

5-Speed Electronically Controlled Automatic
with 3.31:1 Final Drive
3.73:1 Final Drive (MT Only)
3.73:1 MaxGrip™ Speed-Sensitive LSD (MT Only)


Sport-Tuned Coil Springs (F/R)
Sway Bars, 1.38” with HD Bushings (F), 0.79” (R)
Front Struts (N2), Rear Shocks (N2)
Three-Link, Live Rear Axle with Panhard Rod


Power Assisted 4-Wheel Disc Brakes with ABS
12.4” Vented Front Disc Brake System
11.8” Vented Rear Disc Brake

14” Slotted & Vented Front Disc Brake
System with 4-Piston Calipers, ABS


Alloy 7-Spoke Wheels
20” x 9” (F), 20” x 10” (R)
High Performance Pirelli P-Zero Rosso Tires
275/35zr20 (F), 275/40zr20 (R)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System

Chrome Finished Wheels
Forged 5-Spoke One-Piece Wheel Upgrade
20” x 9” (F), 20” x 10” (R)


Leather Performance Driving Seats with Louvered Head Rest, Contrast Stitching& Panels, 6-Way Power Adjustable Driver’s Seat & Power Lumbar
6-Gauge Instrument Cluster with 200 MPH Speedometer & MyColor Feature
Twin-Gauge Pod with Water Temperature & Oil Pressure
Chrome Dash Vent Bezels
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel with Badge
Leather Shift Boot with Contrast Stitching
Leather-Wrapped Billet Shift Knob & Short-Throw Shifter
Performance Driving Pedals with Driver Foot Brace
Serialized Dash Plaque
S281 Floor Mats & Aluminum Door Sill Plates
Saleen Key Fob
One-Touch Up/Down Power Windows
Shaker 500 Am/6cd/Sound System
Two Power Outlets
Variable-Speed Windshield Wipers
Air Conditioning
Rear Window Defroster
Dual Power Side-View Mirrors
Saleen/Eagle One Detail Kit
Owner’s Document Portfolio & Warranty Guide

Shaker 1000 Am/6cd/Sound System
Rockford Fosgate “Punch” Sound System Upgrade


Injection Molded Thermoplastic Olefin (TPO) Front & Rear Fascias
Injection Molded TPO Side Skirts & Door Cladding
Front Grille
Integrated Front Turn Signals
Rear Center Body Panel
Rear Spoiler & End Caps
Quarter Window Trim
S281 Graphics & Identification
Saleen Windshield Graphic
Serialized Engine Bay Plaque
Serialized Front Bumper
Championship Wreath Graphic

Supercharged Appearance Package
Body Colored Mirror Caps
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights
Scenic Roof
Speedster Package (Convertible Only)
Convertible Sport Bar (Convertible Only)


Dual-Stage Airbags
Driver’s Seat Position Sensor
Crash Severity Sensor
Lower Anchors & Tethers for Children (Latch) Safety Seats
Remote Keyless & Illuminated Entry System
3-Point Safety Belts for All Seating Positions
Side-Impact Door Beams


Exterior Color/Graphic Color/Wheel Color
Performance White Clearcoat/Blue/Silver
Performance White Clearcoat/Black/Silver
Torch Red Clearcoat/Silver/Silver
Black Clearcoat/Silver/Silver
Vista Blue Clearcoat/Silver/Silver
Silver Clearcoat Metallic/Black/Silver
Grabber Orange/Black/Silver
Vapor Clearcoat Metallic/Black/Silver
Dark Candy Apple Red Clearcoat/Silver/Silver
Alloy Clearcoat Metallic/Silver/Silver
Windveil Blue Blue/Silver/Silver


Vehicle Weight 3550 lbs
Weight Distribution 53/47 (F/R)
Wheelbase 107.10 in
Track 62.8 in/63.9 in (F/R)
Width 74.0 in
Length 189.1 in
Height 56.0 in
Trunk Space 13.1 cu ft
Fuel Capacity 15.7 gal