2007 Gumpert Apollo

Sport - the Top Gear record-holder

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    2007
  • Car type 
    Coupé
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - The Nürburgring
Germany
Saturday 8th August 2009
Motor Cars at 17:00
Viewing: Friday 7th August from 10:00 to 19:00
Saturday from 10:00
Admission by catalogue only - admits two.
Telephone number from 6 - 8 August: +49 (0) 2691 932 62 90
Registration Number: EU Registered Chassis Number: W09GUA2157A964014
In 2001 Roland Gumpert proposed a new generation of sports car. One of the first concerns of this car was that it be a street-legal car, ready for the race track. Gumpert was the head of sales and marketing, responsible for the development of the dealer network of the Audi-VW joint enterprise in China. Just after he returned to Germany, Roland Mayer asked him if he would assist him in building a prototype sports car. Audi approved Gumpert‘s involvement in this project, on the condition that, if they did eventually develop a new sports car, it would not be prototype, but a series product. The company, located in Altenberg, Germany, was founded in 2004 under th