Despite not being a household name, TVR has – over the years – picked up quite a niche following and if there’s any truth to current rumors surrounding the Russian sports car maker, then TVR is finally set to make its debut on the world stage.

According to Pistonheads, TVR is getting ready to debut their new sports car with the Goodwood Festival of Speed being pegged as the event TVR is targeting for the launch of their brand new ride.

Details are still a little sketchy at this point, but we do know that the car is, for one, expected to be built in Germany. Two, it will bump out a price of around $120,000, making it a likely challenger to the more established Porsche 911s and Audi R8s, and three, the new TVR sportscar is likely to have either a Ford or GM-sourced engine, most likely a V8 ’crate engine’, with a total output of 500 hp. This decision has been made in order to save millions in development and homologation costs.

As soon as new developments arise, we’ll be sure to update all of you.


Source: Pistonheads

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  (815) posted on 02.25.2010

I honestly have not known of heard of any TVR cars before but it doesn’t seem that bad with this picture. Although the image seems to be an alteration or combination should I say between most sports car. It doesn’t seem that original.

  (808) posted on 02.23.2010

Looks menacing and can smoke a competitors car. but I really know nothing about the TVR.

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