Pininfarina chose a name for “the most powerful Italian car”

Pininfarina chose a name for “the most powerful Italian car”

December 11, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

Electric hypercar PF0 called in honor of Giovanni Battista “Pinin” Farina

Automobili Pininfarina will name its first model, known internally as PF0, in honor of the founder of Carrozzeria Pininfarina Giovanni Battista “Pinin” Farina. Electric hypercar Battista debuts in the spring at the Geneva Motor Show as the “most powerful Italian car.”

Pininfarina Battista is the first all-electric luxury luxury car. Dvuhdverka equipped with four electric motors with a total power of 1926 horsepower and 2300 Nm of torque. From a place up to 100 kilometers per hour, Battista accelerates in two seconds, and up to 300 in 12 seconds. The maximum speed of the electric car should be 402 kilometers per hour, and the range of power – at least 450 kilometers. It takes about 40 minutes to recharge batteries from “fast” charging to 80 percent.

The assembly of the Battista hypercar will be organized at the Pininfarina enterprise not far from Turin, Italy The total circulation of the issue will be 150 copies. Of these, 50 are for the North American market, 50 are for Europe, and another 50 are divided between customers from the Middle East and Asia. Sales “Battista” will begin in the autumn of 2020. Price – 2-2.5 million dollars.

Later in the lineup of Automobili Pininfarina, a crossover will appear, built on a platform developed by the American startup Rivian. The technology partner of the PF1 project will be the Croatian Rimac, a supplier of electric motors and electronic components. According to available information, the crossover will receive a power plant with a capacity of 1100 horsepower and a 800-volt charging system.