680-hp electric Cupra e-Racer was first brought to the track

680-hp electric Cupra e-Racer was first brought to the track

July 4, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

The Cupra brand, belonging to the Spanish Seat and occupying the charged cars, for the first time brought to the racing track a 680-strong electric car e-Racer. The racing rear-wheel-drive hatchback was tested at the racetrack in Zagreb, Croatia.

Cupra e-Racer is equipped with four electric motors with a total capacity of 408 horsepower. Short-term output of the power plant for more intensive acceleration can increase to 680 hp. The motors are powered by a battery pack, which consists of 6077 cells – the equivalent of 9,000 batteries for smartphones.

From place to 100 km/h racing Cupra e-Racer accelerates in 3.2 seconds. The maximum speed is 270 kilometers per hour. Specification hatchback allows him to participate in the racing series E-TCR – a touring championship among electric vehicles.