The SUV Spyker will arrive in 2017 with a V12 engine and an alternative power

Spyker D12 Peking to Paris

Prototype Spyker D12 Peking to Paris

10 years Have passed since the presentation of the prototype Spyker D12 Peking to Paris at the Geneva motor show 2006. Since then, the Dutch manufacturer has not been removed from the head of the develop an SUV. After the resurgence of this brand, with the Spyker C8 Preliator, the next step will be a new crossover could be revealed this year, particularly in the Salon Los Angeles.

will Initially come with a gasoline engine V12 that will clear your intentions as a luxury SUV and prestacional, to rival models like the Bentley Bentayga. The plans of Spyker are the development of a version fully electric, in which work will begin this summer and will arrive later in 2017. Your system would be manufactured with the collaboration of Volta Fly, dedicated to the aviation electric.

Spyker D12 Peking to Paris

Prototype Spyker D12 Peking to Paris

The new crossover Spyker shall take as the basis of the prototype D12 Peking to Paris. In the words of Victor Muller, CEO of the brand, “we were ten years ahead of our time”. She also claimed that the SUV electric makes sense because it does not matter that the engine is silent, unlike in sports. On the other hand, the steering ruling out a hybrid variant plug-in.

As an example, he cited Tesla and his recent success with the Model 3. However, Muller does not trust the lithium-ion batteries and is likely to pose any alternative. On the other hand, he also pointed out that not want to compete with other manufacturers with large levels of production as the BMW or the Tesla. The objective of Spyker is a limited production and artisanal, with a high quality and a high price.

Source – Coach