Unveiled dynamic characteristics of the latest Lotus Evija hypercarJuly 9, 2020
This was in an interview with Top Gear told the test pilot of the company Gavin Kershaw.
According to the tester, the new Lotus Evija electric hypercar, announced last year, can accelerate from zero to 300 km / h in just 9 seconds! An example was the hypercar Bugatti Chiron, which spends 13.6 seconds on the same exercise, and the hybrid Koenigsegg Regera – 11.9 seconds.
It is reported that the car manufacturer is not interested in accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h – it is unlikely that anyone will succeed in defeating the laws of physics. But the Evija power plant is configured in such a way that it gives maximum power for acceleration close to maximum speed. By the way, the maximum speed of the electric car is 320 km / h.
Lotus Evija is equipped with four 500-hp electric motors. every. They are mounted on all wheels and provide a hypercar of 2,000 hp. power and 1,700 Nm of torque. A battery with a capacity of 70 kW / h is located behind the driver – in the place where the mid-engined sports car has an engine. In the most economical mode, Lotus Evija is able to travel up to 400 km from a single charge. The cost of a hypercar starts at 1.7 million pounds, a total of 130 copies of the car will be released.
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