The first production car of the British brand?
The British company Arash Cars present at the Geneva Motor Show its “budget” product – the sports car Arash AF8, which potentially targeted audience of buyers on the Ferrari 458 Italia and McLaren 12C. 1200-pound coupe with a concise and simple enough design is not the first child of Arash Farben, but perhaps will be the first model Arash, which will be able to become a standard.
As presented in 2010 AF10, AF8 equipped 7.0-liter V8, developing 550 hp and 640 Nm. According to the company, acceleration to 100 km / h in aluminum and carbon fiber coupe 3.5 seconds and a top speed of 320 km / h Wheels 19-inch front and 20 inch rear tire wear sports Michelin Pilot Cup 2 and fitted with ventilated steel brakes.
Despite the low weight, the designers failed to provide a sufficient amount of AF8 comfort elements, including heated windshield and air conditioning. In general, the grade, of course, be individual: the main challenge facing the Arash Cars, – to recruit a sufficient number of people willing to buy new. Recall nor AF10, or earlier projects Arash GT and GTS and it failed …