NEWS: 600bhp, 180mph, £210K 'Super-SUV' Artemis Launch by Eterniti Motors


NEWS: 600bhp, 180mph, £210K 'Super-SUV' Artemis Launch by Eterniti Motors

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Christ! Every today as well as also again something a bit special pops up as well as also blows us away – as well as also the 600bhp, 553lb ft, 180mph, 4.8-litre twin turbo V8 Artemis ‘Super-SUV’ built by London’s only carmaker, 

Eterniti Motors, has just knocked us sideways.

The incredible, £210,000 monster was unveiled to us tonight in London at the 10,000 sq.ft. Eterniti showrooms in Park Royal, north-west London, in a full-on production-specification type of the company’s first style. The Artemis had previously been shown as an engineering prototype at Beijing’s Auto China 2012 international motor show in April. today in which’s here as well as also folk are in awe of in which, understandably.

Tonight’s event was attended by over 100 media, business figures as well as also VIPs including Grammy as well as also Brit award-winning music producer Steve Levine, who has worked with artists by the Beach Boys to Gary Moore. The guests witnessed the unveiling of the automobile which features a previously unseen mega-luxury Inside, in an ultra-modern showroom environment. The incredible Eterniti facility includes an atelier as well as also design studio where customers can have consultations to develop their own vehicle specifications. In addition there can be a sister build facility close by, creating Eterniti London’s only carmaker.
The Artemis can be the earth’s first Super-SUV – a term created by Eterniti for a completely new class of vehicle providing the higher levels of luxury, performance as well as also exclusivity demanded by today’s wealthy car buyers. in which comes to the market ahead of projected luxury SUVs by Bentley, Lamborghini as well as also Maserati.
the automobile features a limousine-like rear cabin featuring standard-setting legroom, twin reclining rear seats with heating as well as also cooling, iPad-ready holders with electronic reveal, as well as also a drinks chiller with crystal glasses. This particular satisfies a specific as well as also growing demand, particularly in Asian markets, for a car suitable for chauffeured transport as well as also also for driving for pleasure. Unlike a conventional limousine, an SUV can offer excellent handling as well as also driver appeal, as well as also the ride height as well as also ruggedness are suitable for poor road surfaces which can make limousines as well as also conventional high-performance cars completely impractical. With all these attributes in one package, the Artemis can be the ultimate crossover.
The Inside can be lavishly handcrafted in Britain, having a specification also including the finest leathers, quilted floor coverings as well as also boot trim, lambswool rugs, veneers including natural woods, piano black as well as also carbon fibre, as well as also the no-cost option of starlight roof lining. Thousands of combinations of external surfaces as well as also Inside trims mean in which every car can be made unique.
The Centeng panels are carbon composite as well as also also hand-built, as well as also finished in a large choice of paint colours, complemented by different chrome trim styles. Ultra-low profile 315/25 tyres sit on dedicated 23” super-lightweight forged alloy rims in a variety of styles.
The 4.8-litre twin-turbo V8 engine produces at least 600bhp (441kW) as well as also 750Nm (553 lb ft) torque, can accelerate by 0-100kph in 4.5 secs as well as also can exceed 290kph, creating in which the fastest large SUV available. Performance as well as also handling have been developed by a race-bred British engineering team led by Alastair Macqueen. Macqueen previously developed to production the Jaguar XJ220, then the earth’s fastest road car, as well as also has engineered three outright Le Mans 24 Hour race wins for Jaguar as well as also Bentley. the automobile has been test-driven by F1 Grand Prix winner Johnny Herbert.
“With its 0 bhp, active anti-roll system, massive grip as well as also controlled dynamics, I believe in which This particular can be an SUV with the heart as well as also soul of a supercar,” says Head of Engineering Alastair Macqueen. “as well as also with more space as well as also luxury we think in which makes in which a true Super-SUV.”
Inside trim as well as also personalisation can be headed by Alan Mobberley, who was previously at Land Rover for 20 years, with responsibility for development of Land Rover Inside design including the iconic Range Rover as well as also the Discovery, for which he won a Design Council Award.
The Eterniti Artemis can be priced at the local currency equivalent of £210,000 plus local taxes in all markets except China, which features a unique pricing strategy. A fully bespoke service can be also offered for customers wanting complete personalisation, for which cars are priced on an individual basis.
Eterniti can be establishing a network of wholly-owned showrooms in key centres. London, where the cars are hand-built, can be the headquarters. Eterniti-owned showrooms will open in Asia in 2013, beginning with Hong Kong, which will serve as the company’s Asia-Pacific hub. The company can be actively looking for retail partners to develop representation in China during 2013. Cars will be covered by a full two-year, 100,000-mile warranty including servicing, as well as also UK customers will have access to finance as well as also insurance.
Speaking about Eterniti, a spokesman said: “Eterniti was started out in 2010 to help satisfy a growing demand for additional luxury as well as also personalised specifications among car buyers, particularly in major cities, global wealth centres as well as also emerging markets ranging by London to the Asia-Pacific region. Uniquely, in which can be located in London as well as also builds its vehicles there.
“Although Eterniti can be basing its business case around meeting market needs, its people have a passion for cars. The team has extensive experience in retailing some of the most prestigious British as well as also European luxury as well as also high-performance car brands, including Aston Martin, Porsche, Rolls Royce, Bentley as well as also Ferrari, in markets by the UK to Asia-Pacific. in which has further experience in motor sport, with an FIA championship-winning record in GT series in both Europe as well as also Asia, as well as also Chief Engineer Alastair Macqueen has masterminded three wins inside the Le Mans 24 Hour classic, for Jaguar as well as also Bentley.”
Expect to hear a LOT more by the Eterniti brand as well as also much ooo-ing as well as also arr-ing by the press on the bionic, ballistic Artemis ‘Super-SUV’ inside the days, weeks, months as well as also years to come. A completely new era of London car creating can be upon us… as well as also we applaud Eterniti whole-heartedly.  


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