Spyker B6 Venator to use Lotus engine image

Spyker is planning to use a Lotus sourced engine for its final production version of the B6 Venator, which is said to come as a 3.5 liter V6.

Spyker has big plans for its future models and one of these plans include a close collaboration with Lotus, which will provide the engines for the final production version of the B6 Venator. The announcement hasn’t been made official just yet but it has surfaced thanks to which has managed to get its hands on a copy of a letter sent by Victor Muller, the Spyker CEO, to potential customers.

The letter was saying that the source for the B6 Venator’s engines will be Lotus as the British brand is already offering some components for the C8 Aileron. The new collaboration will include Lotus providing the 3.5 liter V6 engines from the Evora to the Spyker B6 Venator, which is sharing a block with a Toyota V6. The total output is expected to stand at more than 375 HP and it will be sent to the wheels through a six-speed automatic transmission. The final price for a Spyker B6 Venator is expected to stand at approximately 150,000 USD for the Coupe.