Revived Lister revealed the appearance of the electric Storm

Revived Lister revealed the appearance of the electric Storm

February 10, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

Revived British brand Lister will release an electric Storm hypercar that can compete with Lotus Evija

The revived British brand Lister has published a teaser for the all-electric Storm hypercar. The novelty will be able to compete with other similar cars, including Lotus Evija.

For the first time, Lister Motor executives spoke of the possibility of creating a hypercar that could compete with Pagani, McLaren and Koenigsegg cars in 2014. Then it was assumed that the car will be equipped with a V12 internal combustion engine or a hybrid installation with a capacity of about 1000 horsepower. The maximum speed of the hypercar will exceed 400 km per hour.

The cost of the car will be about two million pounds ($ 2.78 million). The British plan to collect six cars a year. The new Lister Storm will have both racing and road modifications.

The original Lister Storm, built on the basis of the Jaguar XJR-9, was released in the mid-90s. The supercar was equipped with a seven-liter 12-cylinder Jaguar engine developing 554 liters. from. and 790 Nm of torque. It was the most voluminous unit that was installed on production cars since the Second World War. The coupe is capable of gaining “a hundred” in 4.1 seconds, and its maximum speed is 335 km per hour. At one time, Lister Storm held the title of fastest road car with four seats.