Spyker Sold to British Coachbuilder for $44 Million; Russian Mafia Ties Pop Up Again

Spyker Sold to British Coachbuilder for $44 Million; Russian Mafia Ties Pop Up Again
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Spyker Cars, a Dutch sports car company no one would know of were it not for its purchase of Saab from GM, has just announced its own sale. Sort of. The current company known as Saab Spyker Automobiles will retain Saab, but sell off the niche-market Spyker brand for $44 million to CPP Global Holdings… Continue Reading...

Spyker Aileron Spyder Forgoes Audi V8 in Favor of Corvette ZR1 Power

Spyker Aileron Spyder Forgoes Audi V8 in Favor of Corvette ZR1 Power
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While concentrating on its newly acquired Saab brand, Dutch sports car maker Spyker is still in the business of building its own unique machines. Debuting over a year ago, the Aileron Spyder follows after the coupe model, but its about to get one major change. Powering the hard-top is a version of Audi’s 4.2-liter V8,… Continue Reading...

Spyker Aiming for 700 Percent Increase in Sales by 2013

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Spyker Aiming for 700 Percent Increase in Sales by 2013
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Dutch sports car maker Spyker Cars expects to become a more significant player in the exotic automobile market in the near future, with claims that sales will increase seven-fold over the next two years. In an interview with Business Week, Spyker sales manager Peter van Rooy commented that in 2012 the Dutch automaker expects to… Continue Reading...

Spyker Models Will be Sold in Saab Dealerships says CEO

Spyker Models Will be Sold in Saab Dealerships says CEO
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Saab/Spyker CEO Victor Muller has confirmed that select Saab dealerships will sell exotic models from the Dutch sports car maker. In an interview with Bloomberg, Muller commented that Spyker will look to expand its dealership network (made mostly of exotic car dealerships like Bentley) from 35 to 60 this year. The plan is to then… Continue Reading...