Gumpert


Gumpert is a German builder of high-performance sports cars produced at very limited quantities. Gumpert models: Apollo, Sport, Apollo Race


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Gumpert Recovering After Insolvency Filing

Gumpert Recovering After Insolvency Filing

Back in late August, supercar maker Gumpert filed for provisional insolvency after a busted attempt at attracting the Chinese market. Luckily, the German automaker is now recovering from insolvency with production back to normal and its order list getting longer.

Gumpert Finds Investor, Possibly Saved

Gumpert Finds Investor, Possibly Saved

Back in August the future looked bleak for German supercar maker Gumpert after it applied for provisional insolvency hoping to round up enough investment money to start paying down its debuts.

Gumpert Planning Two Car Debut at Geneva Motor Show

Gumpert Planning Two Car Debut at Geneva Motor Show

Gumpert, the serious German supercar-maker with the funny name, has confirmed the unveiling of two new vehicles at the upcoming 2012 Geneva Motor Show. Releasing its first teaser last November, we expect to see an official unveiling of the new production version Gumpert Tornante. As for the second Gumpert, the stylized Discove”R” found on the…

New Gumpert Supercar Teaser Released

New Gumpert Supercar Teaser Released

Gumpert is set to unveil a new supercar at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show and the German carmaker has released a teaser for the world to enjoy. Not many details have been revealed by Gumpert on their new supercar, but the teaser image clearly shows some hints of resemblance to Gumpert’s Apollo. But let the…

Gumpert Apollo Wrecked By 20-Year Old In Germany

Gumpert Apollo Wrecked By 20-Year Old In Germany

Chalk it up to youthful hubris. A 20-year old man totalled a 200+mph Gumpert Apollo on a country road in Germany, careening 60 meters into a pasture and reducing the 700-horsepower car to scrap. A girl was in the passenger seat, rather unsurprisingly—what’s surprising is that she was willing to be seen in the Apollo,…

Gumpert Tornante To Be Launched At The Geneva Motor Show

Gumpert Tornante To Be Launched At The Geneva Motor Show

Gumpert might not be a household name, but car enthusiasts everywhere know and respect their Apollo – and have a healthy fear for its capabilities. If only it looked as good as it performed. The Apollo might not be pretty from any angle, but its performance on the track is almost unrivaled. Now it seems…

Report: Gumpert Apollo Sets New Nürburgring Record

Report: Gumpert Apollo Sets New Nürburgring Record

German supercar builder Gumpert has just set a new Nürburgring lap record for street-legal production cars with its Apollo Speed model. The car was driven by Florian Gruber to a time of 7:11.57, demolishing the current record of 7:22.1 set by the Dodge Viper ACR. German car magazine Sport-Auto was there to witness the record…

Gumpert Apollo Speed Coming to Geneva Auto Show

Gumpert Apollo Speed Coming to Geneva Auto Show

Gumpert has released some specs and info (and just one picture) of the upcoming Speed version of its Apollo supercar, which will be unveiled at the Geneva Auto Show in March. Whereas past Apollo models, including the Apollo, Apollo Sport and Apollo Race, were all aimed at track performance, the Speed model is designed for…