SEMA: Volvo Caresto V8 Speedster
(autoinsidernews) - At last year's SEMA show, Volvo unveiled its T6 hotrod concept, with a press release asking, Has Volvo gone mad? The press release for this year's SEMA concept could ask the same question, reports Trend.
Volvo is unveiling the Caresto V8 Speedster, a mid-engined roadster concept powered by ethanol-capable Volvo V8. Leif Tufvesson, a former Volvo employee and the same person who built the T6, built and designed the entire car himself, but he has taken advantage of his wide contact network of sub-contractors for help is special areas. The Caresto V8 Speedster is built of aluminum and carbon fiber, and rides on an advanced sports car chassis.