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Is the Spyker C8 Preliator worth the $354,900 price tag?

Want to get your hands on a new Spyker C8 Preliator? Better start saving, because it'll cost you at least $350k. But don't take too long because Spyker will only make 50 examples.

Geneva
Spyker's back with refreshed C8 Preliator

In the wake of the Saab failure, Spyker is doing its best to get back on its feet by building intricate exotic sports cars like the new C8 Preliator.

Teased
Spyker to reveal new C8 Preliator in Geneva

Spyker has released an enigmatic teaser image announcing its plans to unveil the new C8 Preliator at the Geneva Motor Show. But will it be enough to put the company back on the map in the wake of its Saab-induced bankruptcy?

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Spyker may bring new concept to Geneva show

Word from the Netherlands has it that Spyker has something new in store for the Geneva Motor Show this year. Will this be the electric sports car it promised?

Official
Spyker exits bankruptcy with electric aircraft company

Spyker has exited bankruptcy protection in the Netherlands, and is now preparing to merge with Portland-based electric aircraft manufacturer Volta Volaré.

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This may be your only chance to watch a Spyker hoon

Ryan Tuerk rings up a 40-second burnout in a Spyker C8 Aileron. Spyker recently went bankrupt, but has defied the odds and announced plans for a comeback, yet again. We've got our doubts about its prospects, but either way, we suspect this will be the first and last chance to see a Spyker hoon.

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Court vacates Spyker bankruptcy, plans for merger, Venator and electric cars

Dutch courts have granted Spyker's petition and overturned a previous bankruptcy ruling, paving the way for the exotic automaker to get back in business - with plans to produce the B6 Venator, merge with an electric aircraft manufacturer and produce its first electric vehicle.

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Spyker officially declares bankruptcy

Earlier this month, Spyker confirmed that it had entered bankruptcy protection proceedings in the hope of restructuring its finances and getting back on its feet. But now it seems those efforts have failed and those hopes have been dashed as the Dutch automaker has officially been declared bankrupt.

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Spyker files for bankruptcy protection

To say that Spyker has fallen on hard times in recent years would be a gross understatement, but now the troubled Dutch automaker has officially declared bankruptcy.

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GM wins appeal, dismissal of $3B Saab-related Spyker suit

It's been a long time since we last heard of the legal battles between Spyker CEO Victor Muller and General Motors, the automaker from which Muller's company purchased the embattled Saab brand back in 2010. To refresh your memories, after struggling through 2011 and entering into bankruptcy, Spyker attempted to s

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Spyker settles tax debt, cancels auction of assets

News hit last week that Spyker appeared to be in trouble. Citing an outstanding tax bill, local authorities had apparently seized an array of the company's assets – including racecars, road cars, concept cars and spare parts – and were selling them off in order to pay off the company's debt. It now seems, however, that Spyker is in the clear.

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Spyker liquidating assets doesn't bode well

If there's any company that's faced some ups and downs, surely it's Spyker. The Dutch coachbuilder originally started out in 1880 and shut down in 1926, laying dormant until resurfacing in 1999. Things were going alright until Spyker tried running its own F1 team (which as fellow niche European sports car manufacturers Caterham and Noah Joseph

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Buy a Spyker bond, get a Venator

Crowd-funding projects are quickly emerging as the way to get things done in the tech business, and the idea is even jumping into other fields as well. But it hasn't exactly caught on just yet in the automotive industry. A few months ago we reported on a crowd-funding campaign to revive the Castle Three Motor Company to build a retro trike roadster similar to the Noah Joseph

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Spyker B6 Venator to pack Lotus power

Interests were piqued when Spyker unveiled the B6 Venator concept at the Geneva Motor Show this past March. And then again with the debut of the convertible version at Pebble Beach in August. But as

Monterey
Pebble Beach Concept Car Lawn boasts an embarrassment of riches

The Concept Lawn at Pebble Beach has again improved the phrase, "a gathering of exotics." Even if we've seen most of them before in other places, where else in the world would you see them not just in one place, but right next to one another in a space about as big as a suburban back yard?

Monterey
2013 Quail Motorsports Gathering wows with modern masterpieces

Pebble Beach is an outstanding event if you're interested in pre-war classics, but outside of the parking lots, it's a bit light on more modern stuff. The Quail, now in its eleventh year, leans far more towards the present day, and has become one of the must-attend events of the Monterey car week.

Monterey
Spyker B6 Venator Spyder arrives November 2014 at $150,000

We met up with the well travelled Victor Muller at The Quail gathering at Monterey and talked turkey regarding the re-entry of Spyker production cars in the United States. He was showing off the running prototype of his new B6 Venator Spyder w

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