Extreme E Series SUV will pass on Dakar 2020

Extreme E Series SUV will pass on Dakar 2020

November 25, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

As part of the Dakar 2020, in January next year, an SUV for the new Extreme E electric series will enter the track.

Electric car ODYSSEY 21 will pass the final, 12th stage of the rally-raid in Saudi Arabia.

“We are pleased that the Extreme E SUV will accompany us at the upcoming Dakar. This is a good opportunity to promote a new technology that is fully in line with the spirit of the time, ”commented David Custer, director of the rally marathon. – We began to encourage the participation of hybrid and electric cars in Dakar. In the medium term, we plan to introduce a separate offset for them. ”

The first phase of Extreme E is scheduled for February 2021. Such racers as Sebastien Ogier, Lucas di Grassi, Andre Lotterer, Timmy Hansen have already confirmed their participation in the series.