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Spyker called new date of a debut of off-road car D8 Peking-to-Paris

Company Spyker Cars continues activity over off-road car D8 Peking-to-Paris and plans to present in its spring of next year on International motorshou in Geneva.

about it reports edition Autotelegraaf referring to the statement of the vice-president of Dutch producer Hans Van Rennesa. Earlier it was supposed that the car debuts in 2009 in Frankfurt, however financial difficulties and the transaction on purchasing of the brand of Saab forced Spyker to refuse these plans.

off-road car Spyker D8 Peking-to-Paris is developed in cooperation with inzhiniringovym company Lotus subdivision. The detailed information on an innovation is not reported yet. Rennes only marked that the car already in base modification begins to be equipped with 24-inch wheel disks and, possibly, raspashnymi the doors similar on a construction by that were at kontseptkara D12 Peking-to-Paris, for the first time presented in 2006.

Earlier it was supposed that off-road car Spyker will be equipped with 6,0-litre motor W12 of concern of Volkswagen, however subsequently the company decided to instal on this car petrol « восьмерку » with a gear-driven blower. The supplier of this aggregate officially is not called. However under assumptions of some foreign editions, it will be the 6,2-litre engine of General Motors which in 556-strong version is installed on « заряженные » a sedan and the versatile person of Cadillac CTS-V. For Spyker the aggregate, predictably, will be forced to 650 horsepowers.

also Spyker D8 Peking-to-Paris it will be equipped with the adjustable suspension and six-piston brake gears AP Racing with 400-millmetrovymi karbon-ceramic disks.

in Spyker plan to sell an off-road car basically in the markets of the Eastern Europe, the Near East and in China. It is expected that the prices for the machine will begin from 235 thousand euro.

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