Spyker C8 Spyder 

  • $270k built in Holland
  • 2000-2011
  • 400 HP 4.2L
  • 186 mph
Unveiled at the Birmingham Motor Show in 2000, the stunning C8 Spyder was the highly successful first realisation of Muller’s vision of a company producing what no other automotive brand does: a beautiful supercar of utmost quality and craftsmanship with the performance to match its exquisite uncompromised interior and stunning exterior design.
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Power for the C8 Spyder and C8 Laviolette models is provided by a naturally aspirated 4.2-litre Audi petrol engine, which is also fitted in Spyker’s new flagship C8 Aileron.
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Road Tests Real world tests of the Spyker C8 Spyder

0-60mph

C8 Spyder
4.4 s
Boxster S
6.1 s

Top speed

C8 Spyder
186 mph
M5 (E60)
155 mph
Aero 8
160 mph

0-100mph

C8 Spyder
10.4 s
Corvette Z06
8.3 s

Top Gear track time

C8 Spyder
1:27.30
M12 GTO-3R
1:25.0
Evora
1:25.70

1/4 mile

C8 Spyder
12.8 s
M12 GTO-3R
11.8 s

Data points Key details of the Spyker C8 Spyder

Price

C8 Spyder
$270k
Boxster S
$54k
Evora
$61k

Horsepower

C8 Spyder
400 HP
Boxster S
276 HP

Photo Gallery Wallpaper quality closeups of the car

In The News From around the web

10
Dec

Spyker C8 Spyder

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Unveiled at the Birmingham Motor Show in 2000, the stunning C8 Spyder was the highly successful first realisation of Muller’s vision of a company producing what no other automotive brand does: a beautiful supercar of utmost quality and craftsmanship with the performance to match its exquisite uncompromised interior and stunning exterior design.
The lightweight manually-operated one-piece fabric roof is available in fifteen standard colours, or in the customer’s colour of choice as an option.
12
Dec

2000 Spyker C8 Spyder - Top Speed

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Aluminum space frame clad with aluminum panels carries fully adjustable F1-style independent suspension in stainless steel, with Koni in board shock absorbers.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand Spyker
Price $270,000
Type of car Production car
Year 2000-2011

power & handling

Power-to-weight ratio 7.03 lb/hp
Maximum hp 400 HP @ 6,800 RPM
Maximum torque 354 ft-lb @ 3,500 RPM
Max RPM 7,500 RPM
Steering system Rack and pinion

engine

Displacement 4,172 cc
Cylinders V8
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas
Compression ratio 11:1
Bore/stroke 3.33 in / 3.66 in
Valvetrain DOHC
Valves per cylinder 5 valves

road tests

Top speed 186 mph
1/4 mile 12.8 s
0-60mph 4.4 s
0-100mph 10.4 s
Top gear time 1:27.30

transmission

Drivetrain RWD
Gearing Traditional
# of gears 6 gears
Gear ratios
  1. 1: 3.67:1
  2. 2: 2.05:1
  3. 3: 1.46:1
  4. 4: 1.13:1
  5. 5: 0.92:1
  6. 6: 0.78:1
Axle ratio 3.6:1

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 483/? 203
Rear wheels 483/? 241

physical dimensions

Curb weight 2,811 lb
Width 74 in
Height 42.5 in
Length 159.4 in
Front track width 55.1 in
Wheelbase 100.4 in
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