Morgan Motor Company specializes in creating brand new cars that have a classic vibe, and their latest model is no exception to this. Unveiled in a press release, the new Morgan Plus 8 Speedster is a perfect example of the company’s ability to re-imagine classic styling aspects in a modern vehicle.
The Morgan Plus 8 Speedster was commissioned as part of a special line of vehicles that celebrate 100 years of vehicle manufacturing at Morgan’s Pickersleigh Road location. It offers an incredibly unique driving experience thanks to its design, which harks back to the road going race cars of the past.
(See also: 2014 Morgan Plus-4)
Powering the Plus 8 Speedster is a 4.8-liter V8 engine that produces 367 hp, giving the car a 0-60 mph time of 4.2 seconds and a limited top speed of 148 mph. Mated to the engine is a ZF 6-speed automatic gearbox.
The Plus 8 Speedster will start its production run in June and will be available for delivery this summer. Morgan states that the price is set at £69,995, which is roughly $117,680.
(Source: Morgan Motor Company)