Little-known Italian automobile maker Frangivento simply introduced a brand new mannequin (with two variations) referred to as the FV Frangivento Sorpasso — one is called the Sorpasso Stradale, and the opposite is the Sorpasso GTXX. In case you hadn’t heard of “Frangivento” earlier than (don’t fear, you’re not the one one), know that they’re a brand new, super-low-volume supercar firm primarily based out of Turin, Italy. Customization and magnificence come first, however the efficiency is there, too.
The Sorpasso builds on what the corporate has already achieved with its Asfane DieciDieci hypercar, however in a extra down-to-earth style. As a substitute of the 996-horsepower hybrid house machine that the Asfane is, the Sorpasso Stradale is a 610-horsepower supercar. It’s nonetheless excessive, however not as excessive as Frangivento’s first work. Energy comes from a naturally aspirated V10 engine of presently unknown origin (we’ve requested the corporate for extra particulars). It’s geared up with all-wheel drive and weighs roughly 2,866 kilos.
If you need extra energy, Frangivento has you lined with the GTXX, which has similarities to the Stradale, however it provides a supercharger to the equation. This brings the V10’s energy as much as a whopping 850 horsepower. Frangivento provides just a few numbers to ponder for the FXX. It does 0-62 mph in simply 2.9 seconds and 0-124 mph in 9.three seconds. The highest pace is 214 mph. Different particulars are few and much between.
Frangivento says it labored with suppliers like Brembo, Sparco, OZ and others to develop elements for the automobile, and it additionally factors out that each firm that equipped elements is Italian. The chassis is your supercar-typical carbon tub, which is why it weighs as little because it does.
The restricted set of pictures Frangivento supplied is an actual disgrace, as the corporate brags the loudest of its customization program and complicated design. You’ll be capable to inform the distinction between the Stradale (pictured) and GTXX by the GTXX’s two-tone physique and massive aero. Regardless of the GTXX’s give attention to efficiency, they’re each meant for the street and are geared up with luxuriously appointed interiors stuffed with Italian leather-based and suede. It even has an “Avatar Driving Assistant” which you can supposedly talk with utilizing regular language — it’s meant to simulate having a passenger, in case you don’t even have a passenger.
Homeowners will participate in a 30-day customization program that permits them to work with stylists to make each a part of it their very own. You may even customise the identify of the GTXX, because the “XX” may be made into any two numbers of your selecting. Frangivento says the primary buyer vehicles will probably be shipped to people in July this 12 months. Unsurprisingly, they’re headed to Monte Carolo and Dubai. It claims new prospects will get their vehicles 150 days from their order affirmation, and is engaged on making the Sorpasso accessible worldwide. If you wish to see one in particular person, Frangivento says the automobile will ultimately go on show in a Munich retailer opened by the corporate’s German model ambassador. There is no such thing as a official worth quoted for the automobile on-line at the moment.