Pininfarina has some large plans coming to fruition. With their firm first starting with their official launch again in 2018, rumors about their unique “uber-car” – the Battista – have been circulating across the information networks.
The Battista is meant to be a direct EV powered competitor to the Bugatti Chiron and will probably be restricted to 150 models. It is predicted to make 1,877 horsepower and 1696 lb-ft of torque with it’s 120 kWh battery-pack taking it a distance of 280 miles (that’s, when you’re not driving it like a 1,877 horsepower hypercar).
If these numbers aren’t sufficient in your jaw to drop, remember the fact that this automobile may have a 2 second 0-60 mph and can take you as much as 186 miles per hour in a grand whole of 12 seconds. Wild.
The corporate not too long ago put out a video of this monster machine hitting the observe for some long-awaited testing in the true world. The video linked under paperwork it’s cinematic marriage to the racetrack. It’s all the time a giant step made when an idea automobile lastly makes it to the racetrack for official testing, so this could give EV lovers some substantial proof to gaw over that this automobile is definitely coming to manufacturing very shortly. I’m positive all 150 potential prospects are patiently ready.
This latest take a look at occurred at Italy’s Nardo high-speed oval with Georgios Syropoulos (their official take a look at driver) behind the wheel.
“The outstanding efficiency potential of the Battista is evident,” The motive force stated in his assertion… “Our shoppers won’t ever have skilled acceleration like this earlier than.”