Looks like the tremendous automotive market is about to get much more crowded, Swiss based mostly Picasso Automotive Creations is about to launch their PS-01, Stefano Picasso desires to change into one among a uncommon breed of automotive builders in Switzerland. He and his group are creating what they name ‘the craziest carbon fiber automotive ever’, of their workshop in Lugano … and it’ll change into a real artisanal automotive as soon as achieved.
By utilizing carbon fiber and composites all through the PS-01, it can weigh lower than 2,000 kilos, one of many carbon fiber panels is allegedly 10.5 toes (3.2 meters) lengthy, multi function piece, whereas the design is impressed by LMP2 race automobiles. Stefano intends to have his first rolling prototype prepared for monitor testing by the spring of 2021.
Picasso Automotive Creations is in search of elements from numerous suppliers, it’s unimaginable for a small, unbiased automotive maker like this to develop and make every little thing in-house. So the gearbox is a Sadev unit, the seats are made by Sabelt, the carbon ceramic brakes come from Carbo Brake and the 600hp, mid-mounted, twin-turbo V6 engine is sourced from a well-known Italian make, which Stefano isn’t disclosing but.
Apparently they have already got a number of orders booked for this limited-run sports activities automotive, Picasso desires to concentrate on power-to-weight ratio as their distinctive promoting level, and with 600hp for two,000 kilos of weight (907 kg), they managed 1.5 kg/hp … the Lamborghini Huracán STO is at 2.09 kg/hp, a Pagani Huayra with 1,350 hp sits at 0.9 kg/hp … so the brand new Picasso PS-01 will sit in between these these properly.