Ariel Hipercar May Be Presented By The End Of 2020

Ariel Hipercar May Be Presented By The End Of 2020

February 5, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The hypercar project was introduced 2.5 years ago. Since then, almost was not heard about him. Now new information has appeared on the Web, informing about a possible debut soon.

About two and a half years ago, Ariel presented its Hipercar project with a fully-controlled chassis and the promised high power. Although a lot of time has passed, and there was practically no fresh information, now there is fresh information.

Ariel spokesman noted that the company is going to introduce something new before the end of this year. Perhaps at the Low Carbon Vehicle Show. It is held annually on September 9 in Millbrook, England. It was at this event in 2017 that the company announced a new project.

 Unfortunately, the spokesman did not say whether the car will be presented in a production version. He added: “Some details will change.” It can mean anything from its design to its powertrain or performance.

Recall that the Ariel Hipercar will be equipped with a gas-electric hybrid powertrain. It is based on a gas turbine design, acting as an energy generator for four electric motors. The power of the model will be about 1,180 hp. and 1,800 Nm of torque.

According to preliminary data, acceleration to 100 kph will take about 2.4 seconds, and 240 km / h can be typed in 7.8 seconds.