Arrinera Automotive S.A., is a Polish supercar manufacturer based in Warsaw. The company developed from an initiative in 2008 including Lee Noble, and as of late 2011, a prototype version of the Arrinera supercar has been produced.
Promotional videos for the "Arrinera" were released by the company in September 2011. The car, scheduled for release in 2013, has a V8 650 hp engine and a thermal camera to display the road ahead.
The car is not in production yet (FEB/2015), although the company during last few years released several notes about future dates of production.
Arrinera Automotive S.A. is owned by Veno S.A. (from Feb/10/2015 operating under new name: ERNE VENTURES S.A.). Revenue of the company from the date it was established is close to 0. Company is operating by money received from public share offers to small investors.
There are many critical articles about business operations of the company mostly describing unrealized promises, no final product or no sales of the cars at all. There are also some inside information about the company and garage production provided through blog (in Polish) In mid-2016 a former director petitioned in the UK courts to place the company into liquidation due to unpaid debts. This petition process is pending.
The production Arrinera Hussarya received few changes from the concept in terms of its engine. The Hussarya will be powered by a 6.2 litre, mid-mounted V8 engine delivering 650 horsepower and 604 lb·ft of torque.
The Hussarya has a 650-horsepower engine, and a performance of 0-60 mph in 3.2 seconds, 0-124 mph in under 10 seconds, 0-186 mph in under 30 seconds, and a quarter-mile time of 11 seconds. Top speed is 211 mph. The price is $160,000 USD. Arrinera Automotive has revealed new renderings of its Hussarya supercar in April 2014, showcasing the finalised exterior design. The show car is expected to be launched within this year.
The prototype of Arrinera premiered on 9 June 2011 to shareholders and investors. Some journalists have given the supercar name "Venocara", although Arrinera Automotive company has never used this name for its supercar. It featured scissor doors for both the concept car and the production car.
In August 2012 Arrinera Automotive has officially announced name of its supercar the Hussarya. The name is derived from Poland’s Hussar cavalry of the 16th century, known for their beauty, strength and maneuverability, and these are all traits Arrinera hopes to instill in its new supercar.
The Arrinera Hussarya 33 will be tested with a Mid-engine 6.2-litre V8 producing 800 PS (588 kW; 789 bhp) and drives the rear wheels.
|Top speed||350 km/h (217.5 mph)||0–100 km/h (0.0–62.1 mph)||3.0 seconds|
|0–200 km/h (0.0–124.3 mph)||9.0 seconds||0–200–0 km/h (0–124-0 mph)||13.0 seconds|
|Standing quarter-mile (402 m)||10 seconds|
|Braking||133 m (from 200 km/h to 0)|
On 18 July 2012, it was announced that Arrinera would produce 33 units of a special "Series 33" version of the Hussarya, with exclusive designs on the exterior and the interior. Production was delayed but is expected to arrive in 2016. Production was postponed several times during last few years.