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Insane Video for the 800 horsepower Fenyr on the track

It is no secret that W Motors makes the most beautiful and powerful cars, and what really sets it apart is its Emirati identity. Last spring, we got the opportunity to fully drive one of W Motors Cars “The Fenyr”. However, the test drive was a little bit limiting the full capacity of that wolf as it was performed on the streets of Dubai where speed limits are highly respected. We didn’t fully understand the power behind this machine until…

We were invited by W Motors during the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK to experience the VIP passenger ride and feel the true power of its Fenyr Super Sport on the Goodwood Hill Climb. The driver was a professional with several 24H Le Mans endurance titles. So how can we say no to such experience that will put us behind the wheels and feel firsthand the enormous power of this car?

We arrived at the super sports cars yard, overwhelmed by all the super and hyper cars there, one car stood out with its silky white color that was our ride. Wore the helmet and the right outfit and hopped in inside the Fenyr, as the engines roared and the checkered flag dropped announcing the start of the race; The Fenyr was first on the track which gave us an exhilarating experience as we rushed into the 0-100 KM/h under 2.8 sec you feel your soul leaving your body, to catch it up again as we reach the 200 KM/h in a blink of an eye. This wolf is capable of reaching a top speed of 400 km/h which honestly I don’t remember if we reached it or not as this experience was surreal.

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The Fenyr proved once more that with its twin-turbo 6-cylinder flat mid-engine upgraded by RUF, the experts in Porsche engine tuning, can compete and sometimes exceed the 12-cylinder Super Cars. The Fenyr engine is a 3.8-liter capable of producing 800 horsepower and 980 Nm or torque and if you don’t know what these figures mean all you have to do is watch the video.

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Fenyr SuperSport speeds back to Monterey Car Week

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The striking W Motors Fenyr SuperSport is set to return to the Monterey Car Week, this time dressed in arctic white with gold accents. The hypercar will take part in the famous Fuel Run on 14th August, followed by The Quail on 16th August and both Concorso Italiano and Exotics on Broadway on 17th August.

The same model participating in the exciting California line up is currently on display at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles – one of the world’s largest and most prestigious automotive museums.

The Fenyr SuperSport is the latest W Motors hypercar to be launched, and focuses purely on performance, power and speed. A carbon fibre masterpiece, it perfectly balances advanced aerodynamics engineering with aggressive W Motors aesthetics. Production is limited to 110 units, including 10 special Launch Editions, the last five of which were sold to a Japanese businessman in July 2019.

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W Motors teams up with Supercar Owners Circle for SOC Weekend Dubai & Abu Dhabi 2019

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W Motors, the Middle East’s only developer of hypercars, is proud to have partnered with the Supercar Owners Circle for the SOC Weekend on 11th-12th January 2019.

The two-day event was based out of the Bvlgari Resort Dubai and combined some of the rarest supercars in the world with exclusive presentations, a visit to the SBH Royal Auto Gallery, several convoy drives and a Yas Marina Circuit track experience amongst other one-off automotive centric experiences.

As part of the exhilarating programme offered to Supercar Owners Circle members and several private W Motors guests, W Motors Founder & CEO Ralph R. Debbas took to the floor to present his vision, discussing past, present and future, whilst giving special insights into the industry and upcoming pioneering innovations from the company.

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The Fenyr SuperSport and Lykan HyperSport were present over the course of the weekend, taking part in all drives and leaving event participants captivated.

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The Fenyr SuperSport makes its US debut at 2018 Monterey Car Week

The W Motors Fenyr SuperSport zoomed into action at the 2018 Monterey Car Week, joining some of the finest names in automotive history in a series of exciting events, shows, rallies, and Concours d’Elegance. The production trim model made its US debut at the prestigious automotive week, where the world’s most exceptional cars gather along the picture-perfect Monterey Bay Peninsula and are celebrated by enthusiasts visiting from around the globe.

The new Fenyr SuperSport is the latest addition to the W Motors line-up of hypercars focusing purely on performance, power and speed. The carbon fiber masterpiece perfectly balances advanced aerodynamics engineering with aggressive aesthetics, true to the Dubai-based W Motors design and manufacturing ethos. Only 110 hypercars will be produced and sold worldwide.

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To kick off the Monterey Car Week, the Fenyr SuperSport participated in the Fuel Run on Wednesday 22nd August, joining W Motors’ first model launched, the famous Lykan HyperSport, to make up a convoy of 100 exotic and awe-inspiring supercars on an epic Californian road drive from Malibu to Monterey.

Friday 24th saw W Motors sponsor and participate in one of the most revered happenings in the line-up, The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering. Recognized as one of the world’s premium motorsports events, visitors were offered an up-close-and-personal opportunity to admire the Fenyr SuperSport, along with other extraordinary rare automobiles.

Both the Fenyr SuperSport and the Lykan HyperSport were showcased on Saturday 25th at Exotics on Cannery Row, a carefully crafted supercar gathering where members of the public can enjoy a wealth of cars on display, as well as other auto-related activities on one of the most popular destinations on California’s central coast.

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The line-up ended on Sunday 26th at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the top-ranking collector car competition in the world, where the Fenyr SuperSport was displayed on the renowned Concept Lawn alongside some of the most exclusive limited series cars ever created.

Speaking of the state-side premiere, Ralph R. Debbas, Founder & CEO of W Motors stated, “We are proud to have been part of the historic Monterey Car Week for the third year in a row, and to finally launch the Fenyr SuperSport in its production trim in the US. The feedback we’ve had throughout has been phenomenal, and we look forward to continuing to enhance awareness of W Motors as the leading international manufacturer of high performance luxury sports cars.”

Strengthening its product line, as well as its global presence, W Motors recently announced the launch of the “Fenyr SuperSport Launch Edition”, limited to 10 units only and inspired by the Spirit of Wolf. The ten unique launch editions have been passionately created to showcase the Fenyr SuperSport in all its glory; each breathtaking car crafted in a unique colour combination and highlighting endless possibilities of creating one’s dream hypercar.

The Fenyr SuperSport: Spirit of the Wolf

Named after the most ferocious wolf in Norse mythology, the Fenyr SuperSport is not only distinguished by the unique W Motors DNA but also is a technical wonder developed in close collaboration with international leading technical partners, including Magna Steyr Italy – where a dedicated facility is assigned for the engineering, production and manufacturing of W Motors hypercars – and the German engine-manufacturer RUF Automobile, which supplies the engine for the ferocious beast.

Among the plethora of distinctive features, we can name the reverse-opening door system; the innovative active aerodynamics system; the full exterior body in carbon-fibre with extensive use of graphene composite, which transforms the Supercar into a lightweight and high-resistance machine. The custom-made RUF engine has been exclusively developed for the hypercar – a twin-turbo flat 6, mid-rear 3.8L engine capable of delivering 800HP, making it possible to reach 0-100 KM/H in just 2.8 seconds and a maximum top speed of 400 KM/H.

“The Earth will shake violently, trees will be uprooted, mountains will fall, and all binds will snap – Fenyr will be free”  (adapted from Prose Edda, 1220)

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W Motors Fenyr SuperSport hits the road for the first time at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018!

Dubai-based W Motors made history this weekend as the first Middle Eastern hypercar developer ever to participate at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (FOS) with the Fenyr SuperSport, one of the world’s greatest celebrations of car culture.

Following its global unveiling at the Geneva International Motor Show earlier this year, W Motors’ newest car, the Fenyr SuperSport hit the road for the first time, participating in the legendary Goodwood Hill Climb. In front of an audience of more than 200,000 visitors over the festival’s four days, the Fenyr SuperSport made two hill-climb runs each day.

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Amongst those to take the wheel and attack the iconic 1.16-mile track at ferocious speed were Mr JWW, W Motors’ friend of the brand, supercar vlogger and the only UK Michelin brand ambassador, Oliver Webb, renowned British professional race driver and Michelin official driver, and Faisal Binladen, Saudi Falcons’ race driver, amongst others.

Making its first appearance on British soil during the FOS, from 12th–15th July, the Fenyr SuperSport is the latest addition to the W Motors line-up of Hypercars. Limited to 100 units globally, with a maximum of only 25 produced per year, and built with a focus purely on performance, power and speed, the carbon fibre masterpiece perfectly balances advanced aerodynamic engineering with the aggressive aesthetics conceived by Dubai-based W Motors.

Talking about the Fenyr SuperSport, Ralph R. Debbas, Founder & CEO of W Motors stated: “We are thrilled to finally experience the Fenyr SuperSport taking on this legendary hill climb in front of hundreds of thousands of visitors and millions of viewers all over the world! Our team, fans and motorsport enthusiasts can finally relish this most awaited moment”.

During the FOS, W Motors also released the “Fenyr SuperSport Launch Editions” – limited to only 10 units and inspired by the spirit of the Wolf. Passionately created to showcase the Fenyr SuperSport in all its glory, each of the 10 breathtaking cars will have its own unique colour combinations, thus highlighting the endless possibilities of creating one’s dream hypercar.

Following its FOS debut, the Fenyr SuperSport will head across the Atlantic for a US tour, including the famous Monterey Car Week in Pebble Beach, California.

Also during Goodwood Festival of Speed, visitors flocked to the W Motors stand to admire the famous Lykan HyperSport – the hero car of The Fast & The Furious 7, one of Universal’s biggest blockbusters.

The Fenyr SuperSport: Heart of a Wolf

Named after the most ferocious wolf in Norse mythology, the Fenyr SuperSport is not only distinguished by the unique W Motors DNA but also is a technical wonder developed in close collaboration with international leading technical partners, including Magna Steyr Italy – where a dedicated facility is assigned for the engineering, production and manufacturing of W Motors hypercars – and the German engine-manufacturer RUF Automobile, which supplies the engine for the ferocious beast.

Among the plethora of distinctive features, we can name the reverse-opening door system; the innovative active aerodynamics system; the full exterior body in carbon-fibre with extensive use of graphene composite, which transforms the Supercar into a lightweight and high-resistance machine. The custom-made RUF engine has been exclusively developed for the hypercar – a twin-turbo flat 6, mid-rear 3.8L engine capable of delivering 800HP, making it possible to reach 0-100 KM/H in just 2.8 seconds and a maximum top speed of 400 KM/H.

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Fenyr SuperSport hits the road for the first time

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COUNT DOWN!! Fenyr SuperSport hits the road for the first time

Heading to Goodwood Festival of Speed…

See the power unleashed – taking on the challenge of Goodwood’s legendary hill climb.

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From 12th to 15th July the Fenyr SuperSport will make two hill-climb runs every day, watched by more than 200,000 passionate car enthusiasts.

No better time and no better place for Fenyr SuperSport’s long-awaited road debut – Goodwood FOS.

Another exciting milestone for Dubai-based W Motors!

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800HP Twin Turbo 3.8 Flat 6 Engine

7 speed dual clutch RDK; 0-100 km/h in 2.8 seconds

Maximum speed 400 km/h

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Abu Dhabi Motors signs MOU with W Motors and ICONIQ Motors

ICONIQ Motors and W Motors have this month signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Abu Dhabi Motors, signifying a move into an important next phase of establishing a distribution partnership in the UAE.

As the largest retailer of premium cars in the Middle East, Abu Dhabi Motors is a major force in the region’s automotive sector and will be a key strategic partner for the expansion of theW Motors and ICONIQ Motors brands in the UAE.

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The signing ceremony took place at the W Motors showroom in Dubai City Walk. The three signing parties included Arno Husselmann, General Manager of Abu Dhabi Motors, Ralph R Debbas, Chairman & CEO of W Motors, and Bruno Lambert CEO of ICONIQ Motors.

Commenting on the partnership, Arno Husselmann, General Manager of Abu Dhabi Motors, said: “We are thrilled to be joining W Motors and ICONIQ Motors in this exciting partnership aimed at bringing ICONIQ’s Smart Passenger Vehicles to the region. ICONIQ and W Motors are innovative brands with remarkable cars that are set to take the industry by storm. We look forward to our involvement in the successful growth of this distribution partnership. We will only consider partnering with the best products and technologies which deliver substance and value to the customers. These products do so in abundance and will find many customers.”

W Motors was born out of the desire to harmonize form and function. The company is the first developer of high performance luxury sports cars in the Middle East catering to Ultra High Net Worth individuals. Based in Dubai since 2012, the company’s vision is to become a fully integrated high-performance luxury sports car producer with activities ranging from car design and research to development and manufacturing.

Currently, W Motors have a lineup of two sensational designs: the Lykan HyperSport, hero car featured in Universal Studios blockbuster The Fast & The Furious 7 and the Fenyr Supersport launched last November 2017 in its production trim. Both vehicles along with the ICONIQ Seven models are currently featured at the brands’ flagship showroom located in City Walk upscale Boulevard.

Citing the partnership with Abu Dhabi Motors, Ralph R Debbas, Chairman & CEO of W Motors stated: “We are extremely proud to partner with Abu Dhabi Motors, leader in luxury vehicles sales in the Middle East. With the help of their professional team, we hope to push W Motors brand and vehicles in the region and beyond, by learning from their expertise in the automotive field as well as from their best practises in terms of excellence in sales and after-sales process and high customer satisfaction and value”.

Being the leading Rolls-Royce dealer in the region and the world, Abu Dhabi Motors showroom will offer a strategic visibility for W Motors Hypercars with a clear synergy linking both luxury automotive brands in terms of high-performance luxury cars catering to HNWI clientele.

ICONIQ Motors currently has a lineup of two Smart Passenger Vehicles (SPVs) which include the ICONIQ SEVEN VIP and the ICONIQ SEVEN PREMIUM. The SEVEN VIP is the ultimate all-electric long-range vehicle which redefines executive transportation. From the unprecedented comfort of two luxurious captain seats, to the convenience of voice control and the AI personal assistant, the SEVEN VIP’s Connected Vehicle Platform makes a commute to become the ultimate travelling experience. The SEVEN PREMIUM is a technological achievement in its own right. An all-electric, long range vehicle with four independent seats in the passenger cabin. The SEVEN PREMIUM is designed with customer comfort and accessibility as a first priority, allowing the passenger to enjoy a uniquely customizable journey.

ICONIQ Motors focuses on offering a truly unique passenger experience by presenting the latest in comfort, entertainment and productive technologies. Designed by the W Motors Design Studio in Dubai and built by ICONIQ Motors in China, the two fully-electric luxury SPVs are developed “around the passenger with the purpose of bringing the latest in comfort and connectivity”, according to ICONIQ President Alan Wu

With 20 Global Awards in 14 Years, Abu Dhabi Motors is the most successful Rolls-Royce Motor Cars dealer worldwide. Its most notable awards include the Global Dealer of the Year in (2008, 2012, 2013, and 2015) and Global Sales Leader (2008, 2013, 2014, and 2015) and won Global Bespoke Dealer for the past 9 years in a row.

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W MOTORS AT THE 2018 GENEVA INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW

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W Motors, the first Arab brand of high-performance luxury sports cars from the Middle East, achieved a new milestone today with the world premiere of the Fenyr SuperSport launched at the renowned Geneva International Motor Show.

W Motors was also joined on the stand by partner ICONIQ Motors, based in China, who unveiled in parallel their brand new electric SPVs ICONIQ Seven model in VIP edition.

Held every March, in the Swiss City of Geneva, the 88th edition of the international motor show will be hosted at the Geneva Palexpo similar to every year and is considered to be the most important Motorshow among all others, establishing a perfect demonstration platform for the world’s automakers launching new concepts, prototypes, technical breakthroughs, world premieres and international partnerships.

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Unveiled previously in a private event held at W Motors first flagship showroom in Dubai end of 2017, the Fenyr SuperSport is the latest masterpiece created by W Motors in a limited production of only 25 units per year. Entirely developed in-house by the W Motors Design Studio based in Dubai and equipped with the custom high-performance powertrain created by RUF Automobile in Germany, the Fenyr SuperSport becomes a performance-focused machine at its core, embodying the greatest performance, power and speed possible.

The heart of a Wolf

Named after the most ferocious wolf in Norse Mythology, the son of Loki, the Fenyr SuperSport is not only an aesthetic prodigy distinguished by the unique W Motors DNA lines, but also a technical wonder developed in close collaboration with international leading technical companies and partners, like Magna Steyr Italy, RUF Automobile Germany and Studio Torino.

Among the plethora of distinctive features, we can name the reverse door system, innovative active aerodynamics system, full exterior body in carbon-fibre with extensive use of graphene composite, transforming the Supercar into a lightweight (1,350 kg) and high resistance machine, custom-made RUF twin turbo flat 6, mid-rear 3.8L engine capable of delivering 800HP and 980NM Torque, making it possible to reach 0-100 km/h in just 2.7 seconds and a maximum speed of 400km/h.

The W Motors Fenyr SuperSport is available worldwide with a starting price of 1.4 million USD.

“The earth will shake violently, trees will be uprooted, mountains will fall, and all binds will snap – Fenyr will be free.” – Adapted from Prose Edda, 1220.

Talking about the Fenyr, Ralph R. Debbas, CEO and Chairman of W Motors stated, “We are thrilled to launch the Fenyr SuperSport today, through the Geneva International Motorshow platform, which represents the culmination of years of hard work by W Motors and its numerous technical partners in the automotive industry”.

Alongside the new Fenyr SuperSport, W Motors’ partner, ICONIQ MOTORS exhibited the ICONIQ SEVEN VIP Edition for the first time in Europe. Also available in Premium and Mobility variants, the ICONIQ SEVEN is the world’s first, all-electric passenger focused MPV with a focus on bringing an unparalleled level of connectivity and convenience to passengers. The ICONIQ SEVEN was styled by W Motors’ Design Studio in Dubai and features state-of-the-art technology from Microsoft including advanced image recognition, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Cloud Solutions.

ICONIQ MOTORS also showcased their new L5 Autonomous Vehicle concept. Designed by W Motors’ and supported by leading technology partners like Microsoft and AKKA Technologies, the L5 represents the company’s ambition to provide passenger focused solutions for the future era of Level 5 driverless mobility.

This project is also supported by Masdar City and Safe City in the United Arab Emirates, and the first fleet of L5 Autonomous vehicles will be launched at the Dubai World EXPO 2020.

The W Motors and ICONIQ Motors stand number 2231 is open to the press and public during the Geneva International Motor Show from March 6th until March 18th 2018.

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W MOTORS and ICONIQ MOTORS FLAGSHIP SHOWROOM OPENING

W Motors along with Tianjin-based partner ICONIQ Motors have proudly announced the opening of their first flagship showroom in the world, located at the premium district of City Walk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Described as “urban living” destination by Meraas, City Walk is nestled in a prestigious neighbourhood close to Dubai main highway “Sheikh Zayed Road” and offers a perfect combination of luxury living, shopping, entertainment and wellness options, within one integrated space.

The new flagship showroom concept was developed around W Motors and ICONIQ lifestyle values and will offer a space not only to exhibit the latest creations penned by the W Motors team but also a combination of lifestyle products and art pieces from around the world.
A true reflection of W Motors values and aesthetics, this new space was conceived and developed by iMagine Interior Decoration LLC, who have successfully combined functional design with artistic craft to create a unique environment enabling guests from all around the world to immerse themselves in W Motors exceptional universe. It is in an art gallery ambiance, that the brands’ guests can enjoy a private coffee break while admiring the exclusive vehicles exhibited at the showroom.

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“ This new flagship showroom is a giant step for W Motors, finally giving us the opportunity to share with the public our world and to permanently display our creations”, as stated by Ralph R. Debbas, W Motors Chairman and CEO.

It is during this flagship showroom private opening event, that the global premiere of W Motors latest creation took place, the most awaited Fenyr SuperSport, in its final production version, in front of regional and global press members as well as select international VIPs.

Designed by W Motors and engineered through the help of illustrious partners worldwide, Magna Steyr Italy and RUF Automobile Germany, the Fenyr SuperSport focuses mainly on performance, speed and driving pleasure without compromising its inherited luxury. The heart of this machine is a one-of-a-kind flat 6-cylinder 3.8L twin turbo, mid-rear engine, 800 horsepower and 1,000 Newton-Metre torque with a 7-speed double clutch transmission. This results in less than 2.7 seconds from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) and a top speed exceeding 400 km/h (249 mph).

Talking about the new vehicle unveiling, Ralph R. Debbas stated that “the Fenyr SuperSport is the most incredible car ever produced so far”.

Gathered guests were also able to witness exclusively the regional premiere of the ICONIQ Seven in both its Premium and VIP editions after their successful debut at the acclaimed Shanghai Auto Show earlier this year. Designed by W Motors design studio in Dubai, in collaboration with its partner ICONIQ Motors, the two fully electric MPVs are developed around the passenger with the purpose of bringing the latest in comfort and connectivity.

The ICONIQ Seven Premium Edition brings incredible features when it comes to passenger comfort, a key characteristic since the car was fully developed around the passenger’s experience while the VIP Edition being the ultimate version of the Seven platform, is the most sophisticated and refined fully electric MPV ever created, a combination of luxurious materials, advanced technology and unseen customization levels in its class.

“Today marks a huge milestone for the ICONIQ story, we are thrilled to open our first showroom and design studio. ICONIQ will surprise the Chinese market by incorporating supercar styling and aesthetics DNA into an electric vehicle,” said Alan Wu, President of ICONIQ Motors.

In addition, the famous Fast and Furious 7 Lykan HyperSport was also exhibited in the showroom.

Both partners have also unveiled the “L5 Autonomous Concept” targeted for Expo 2020 in Dubai. This advanced Level 5 vehicle, which is currently in its development stage through the help of world-class engineering and technology companies, such as AKKA Technologies along with several other multinational partners, will be launched mid 2018 in a first demonstration version, to be fully functional for the most anticipated Expo 2020.

“We’ve got a great team here, and it’s an exciting time for us. The investment into the ongoing L5 project further highlights our dedication to giving consumers the very best experience and has allowed us to improve the level of products and services we offer,” said Bruno Lambert, CEO of ICONIQ Motors.

Throughout the event, guests relished exquisite cocktail canapés carefully crafted by Chez Charles catering company while enjoying lounge music in the private courtyard area of the showroom.

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In 2013, and during the Dubai International Motor show, we met the man with the hyper dream, the CEO of W Motors, Mr. Ralph Debbas. It was then that W Motors launched the first ever 3.8 million dollar Arabian hypercar, the Lykan, which stunned all auto fanatics and remained the talk of car lovers long after its release.

The HyperSport is the third most expensive car ever made, just behind the Lamborghini Veneno ($4.5 million) and the rare (just one was made) Maybach Exelero ($8 million). It has Digital Automotive Technology and it comes with diamond incrusted LED lights. The car also comes with a 24/7 concierge service and a team of qualified W engineers ready to fly anywhere in the world to service your Hypercar at any given time.

The car produces 770hp at 7100 rpm with a maximum Torque of 960Nm at 4000 rpm and can accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 2.8 seconds and from 0-200 km/h in 9.4 seconds, reaching a maximum speed of 385 Km/h.

The car was built with only 7 units and appeared in so many motor shows and luxurious shows around the world. It was easily able to captivate the hearts of luxury car collectors everywhere.

In 2015, W motors had two surprises waiting to strike the world; the first was with the release of the Furious 7 movie part of the Fast and Furious saga – the movie that sets the rules for the next auto trends in the world – with the Lykan jumping from one Etihad Tower to another at the skyscraper complex in Abu Dhabi.
The hypercar was the highlight of the movie as Dom, played by Vin Diesel, accompanied by Brian, played by the late Paul Walker, makes a getaway from the grenade launcher of Jason Statham after crashing a rich man’s fancy party, and the rest is a breath taking 3.8 million dollar action sequence.

If you thought that was exciting, wait until you hear the second surprise by W Motors. Later on, and during the Dubai International Motor show 2015, W Motors once again swept away all hearts with the launch of the Fenyr, a 1.8 million dollar super car with a look to die for.

This time, we decided to go behind the scenes and inside W Motors to understand the concept of how W Motors works, the story behind the Fenyr, the future, and much more.

We sat down with the CEO of W Motors, Ralph Debbas, for an interesting chat and got to know more about the man, the legend, and the car.

Let’s start with the names: W Motors, Lykan, and Fenyr. According to Ralph, he has had a fascination with wolves since the early days; people used to see him as a wolf because of his hair, Ralph told us with a smile. From this, it was clear to us what the “W” in W Motors stands for and why the hypercar is called Lykan, a word that became known to men since the ancient Greek days and means the powerful man when transformed into a wolf, or what we call nowadays werewolf.

As for the Fenyr terminology, which even has a more interesting story, Ralph explained that the Fenyr comes from old legends and is considered to be the father of wolves Sköll and Hati Hróðvitnisson, and the son of Loki, a shapeshifter god.

Due to the gods’ knowledge of prophecies foretelling great trouble for Fenyr and his rapid growth, the gods bound him, and as a result, Fenyr bit off the right hand of the god Týr, and the legend continues stating that when the Fenyr rises again, the earth will shake violently, trees will be uprooted, mountains will fall, and all binds will snap. Ralph, with this vison in mind, created a 900 horsepower supercar with lightweight tubular aluminum chassis and carbon fiber bodywork that will make the earth shake and trees uproot. He called it Fenyr. The Fenyr will be produced in 25 units only and priced in the range of 1,800,000 USD.

The Fenyr is W Motors latest addition to the wolves family with a full carbon-fiber body and a light-weight aluminum chassis that contribute to the mere 1,200kg of it. The heart of this machine is a one-of-a-kind flat 6 cylinder 4.0L twin turbo, mid-rear engine engineered in Germany by the renowned RUF Automobile company. To contribute to its performance, a 7-speed double clutch gearbox is in place aiming to take advantage of the 900 horsepower and 1,200 Newton-Metre torque. This results in less than 2.7 seconds from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) and a top speed exceeding 400 km/h (249 mph).

The Fenyr SuperSport is once again the combination of skills from hundreds of professionals from leading companies in the automotive world. More particularly, the Fenyr was brought to life in collaboration with a plethora of renowned international technical partners including notorious engineering firms Magna Steyr Italy and RUF Automobile Germany.

We told Ralph that this is great news however we need scoops, inside information about W motors, “So, what’s next?” and with a smile he replied, “Wait and see.”

Here are some secrets we got from Ralph during out chat; W motors is an unstoppable dream machine, thus it has set the plan to create not only the most aggressive and most capable Super SUV, but also the fastest, and we are keen that with a mind like Ralph’s, this SUV will be the highlight of the auto news around the world. The W Motors, or as I like to call it, Wolf Motors, will continue with creating legends named after their moto such as Lykan and Fenyr, and as a scoop, the new, soon to be announced SUV will also be called after a wolf legend. The wolf SUV will be produced in 100 units planned for next year, with more than 800hp under the bonnet, and will be priced at 250,000 – 300,000 USD.

On top of that, here are some W Motors whispers for our fans to fantasize about:

  • W Motors Racing Program
  • First and unique hypercar production facility in UAE over 1.5 million square feet of space
  • Green facility for car production
  • W Motors School of Art

So, stay tuned to bring you the latest from the wolves’ family.

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