550-Horsepower Spyker D8 Set to Debut in September

 - Apr 19, 2009   Updated: Apr 5 2011
References: carsuk.net & autoblog
No, that title isn't a typo: Spyker will debut their 550 horsepower, $300,000 SSUV (Super Sport Utility Vehicle) this September at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Recession? What recession?

The Spyker D8 will hit European showrooms shortly after its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Whether well-heeled auto enthusiasts will be waiting with checkbooks in hand remains to be seen.

Implications - For the ultra wealthy consumer, no price is too great in order to get their hands on a truly remarkable and noteworthy status symbol like this. Products of this nature redefine the meaning of high performance and are irresistible to consumers who want the very best and biggest toy around.