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The $980,000 electric car

Discussion in 'Video Games, Movies & Technology' started by Binman4OSU, May 1, 2012.

  1. Binman4OSU

    Binman4OSU Federal Marshal

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    Rimac Automobili..a Croation auto maker is launching a new Concept 1 electric supercar.

    They are only going to build 88 of these cars and the sticker price is $980,000.

    The car has a 0-60 acceleration in 2.8 seconds and a top speed of 190mph.

    It has quad electric motors with a combined output of 1,088 HP and 2,800 pound-feet of torque.

    It has 92kWh of energy stored in its liquid cooled batteries that allow it to go 372 miles on a single charge

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  2. Carneyman14

    Carneyman14 Amazing golf ball whacker guy A/V Subscriber

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    Yeah I got mine ordred already. Thinking about getting another for the misses....:rolleyes:
     
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    When you have a mil to drop on a car, you don't have to worry about gas prices.
     
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    At that point it is just a novelty, me thinks.
     
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    <sarcasm>Wasn't Croatia part of a now defunct country known for their automaking prowess?</sarcasm>
     
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    Batteries can give performance figures hard to top with an ICE, especially acceleration. But, even if super-wealthy, you are not going to want to drive this thing all the time. I wonder what features it had to protect the batteries if not used frequently.

    All supercars generally look cool, this one is no exception. But, it looks like someone took a wax model of a 1970's corvette and pointed a hot blowtorch at it for a few seconds to create the lines.
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