Artega has applied for bankruptcy

Artega has applied to the District Court of Paderborn to file for bankruptcy.

Artega has applied for bankruptcy

Like the "Automotive Week" reports were last negotiations of the sports car maker from the Westphalian Delbrück failed with an Asian investor. The business will initially be conducted fully informed Artega.

Together with the insolvency administration are now talking with other potential investors will be conducted to find a solution to the company, founded five years ago and the 34 employees. 

Founder Klaus Dieter Frers had already retired two years ago from the sports car business to emerge as chief executive to devote all of Paragon AG, which put the time into trouble. 

Tech Artega GT 2012:

Technical specifications

  • Frame: Aluminium spaceframe

  • Rear module: tubular space frame made of high-strength steel

  • Body: carbon-fibre reinforced compound material

  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 3,950 mm x 1,880 mm x 1,180 mm

  • Kerb weight: approx. 1100 kg

  • Luggage compartment capacity: 300 litres (225 behind the seats, 75 in the front)

  • Engine: V6 direct-injection

  • Displacement: 3597 ccm

  • Transmission: six-speed direct-shift gearbox

  • Acceleration 0 - 100 km/h: less than 5 s

  • Maximum speed: more than 270 km/h

Author: AL
Source: Autolatest

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