Donkervoort Automobielen, the 42-year old Dutch company that specialises in handbuilt sportscars, has developed the new D8 GTO-JD70 R as a track-only Donkervoort with ‘hypercar performance and technology for only supercar pricing’ of 198,000 euros (about RM966,000), ex-factory. Least compromised Donkervoort The new JD70 R takes the JD70 concept into areas of performance it can…

Dutch sports car marque Donkervoort unveiled the wild D8 GTO JD70 in June to celebrate the 70th birthday of its founder, Joop Donkervoort, and now the company has a version developed exclusively for track use, and yes, it's even faster than the original. For the track-only D8 GTO JD70 R, the engineers at Donkervoort dialed…

Donkervoort has revealed a track-only version of the D8 GTO-JD70 — the special edition car that celebrated its founder’s 70th birthday. While it looks visually similar to the D8 GTO-JD70, the changes are mostly mechanical. To begin with, the forged alloy wheels (17-inch front, 18-inch at the rear) are wrapped with Nankang slicks. As on the regular car, the carbon…

Small Dutch car manufacturer Donkervoort celebrated the 70th birthday of Joop Donkervoort with the D8 GTO-JD70, which is limited to 70 units and starts at €163,636 in Europe, or $193,050 at current exchange rates. Introduced this summer, it is a carbon fiber-bodied, Audi-powered roadster that weighs under 1,540 lbs (700 kg). It is built on…