In the recent years we covered number of supercars, but this is one of the most exciting we ever seen. Gorgeous bodywork, astonishing performance and all from new comer in electr sport car industry - Rimac Automobili. Croatian company presented the Rimac Concept One at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. This beautiful sport car monster packs one electric motors mounted to each wheel hub. Electric motors will output of 800kW collectively, enough for 1088hp, and groundbreaking 3800Nm of torque. This will make Rimac Concept One one of the quickest supercars on the planet and most exciting electric car that one can own. This electric rocket will reach 0-100km/h in only 2.8 seconds, while top speed will have to be electronically limited to 305km/h. Look up for local hackers to overwrite this!
Rimac Concept One is also real World supercar, with amazing range of around 600km at full charge. This will allow Rimac Concept One to be real bargain in showroom, as there is no many electric supecars that you can take for a spin around local curvy mountain road without a fear of being left with empty battery. For sure you will enjoy in every corner as Rimac Concept_One is build from lightweight materials such as carbon fibre and special sport setup to ensure the best on-road performance.
Rimac Automobili have a vision for auto industry that we have to respect. They drivetrain concept is the best of breed – so called All Wheel Torque Vectoring (AWTV). And the gorgeous interior is designed by a team of former Pininfarina employees, led by Mr. Goran Popović. Rimac simple pulled the best electric supercar we seen till now!
Rimac Automobili is not stranger to Green Supercar. In January 2011 we covered their amazing evaluation vehicle based on BMW M3. This full electric sport car got amazing coverage over the Internet and become real hit. You can see more video and photos at Rimac Automobili website.
Visit official Rimac Automobili website for more details. Enjoy!
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