Arash AF8 sent to Geneva

Arash AF8 sent to Geneva


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 …