Xiru ( spelling : xiRu ) was a Brazilian car brand.
A company from Porto Alegre started producing automobiles and kit cars in 2008 under the direction of Rafael Guido Klaudat . The brand name was Xiru . In 2012 a second model was presented. Then the track of the company is lost.
The offer consisted of off-road vehicles . They were based on chassis from Jeep ( Jeep CJ-5 ) and Ford . An open body made of fiberglass was mounted on top. Some details were similar to the Suzuki Samurai and Land Rover Defender . There was a roll-over device behind the front seats .
- João F. Scharinger: Lexicar Brasil (Portuguese)