Donkervoort GTO Sportscar

November 21, 2017 at 11:48 am

For those who re bored with Italian and British sportscars, there’s a new Dutch car around which is quite fascinating. Donkervoort GTO is a unique car in every sense. The source of power is a five cylinder 340 hp 2.5 TFSI Audi moto with a capacity of 340 to 400 HP and a torque of 450 Nm from about 1600 RPMs. And all this with a total weight of around 700 kilos. Without a doubt one of the fastest sports cars on the European market. The GTO is clearly a size larger than its predecessors, the closed GT and the open D8 270RS. About 35 centimetres longer and 15 centimetres wider, to be exact. If you decided you ca live [...]

Donkervoort D8 Roadster

March 29, 2010 at 8:18 pm

Dutch racing company Donkervoort which has a great background in GT racing has released a new edition D8 235E roadster model. As the name suggest, this Caterham lookalike has 235 hp. By mounting an entirely optimized exhaust and intake route, an adapted engine management system and a GT4-exhaust system results in even more torque and engine power for the ultra light weight sports cars. The series of adjustments are the result of further bringing the D8 GT(4) to perfection, with which Donkervoort successfully participates in the GT4 European Cup. During the course of the season, the Donkervoort Racing team has, among others, optimized the exhaust system to further improve the overall condition and performance of the Audi-engine. At the same [...]