It’s rarely disputed that the modern success story of electric cars began in the USA. after all, it was Tesla Motors and it’s eccentric CEO Elon Musk that proved EVs can look good, and easily beat internal combustion competitors. it’s been a decade since Tesla’s Revolution, and the modern lineup of American EVs looks even more promising being joined by newcomers from startups and the big three. in this post, we’ll be covering the finest electric car arrivals from America with all of their technical specifications and prices.
While many have already written off the Lucid air luxury sedan into the land of never happening electric concepts. as it turns out the company was quietly developing the car for two years. and by the end of 2020, it’s expected to start production. the sedan will compete in the premium segment, and will focus on the interior luxury self-driving and intuitive cabin technology.
However, its most capable version is also targeting pretty impressive performance parameters. 1000 HP motor performance, 0-60 mph acceleration of 2.5 seconds and a top speed exceeding 200 mph. in early may lucid revealed 40 prototypes that have already tested in harsh winter conditions and completed numerous long-distance rides. covering 400 miles range on a single full charge.
Established in 2016, Fisker incorporated is the second EV project of the notorious Henrik Fisker after his failed hybrid sports car “Fisker Karma”. the new model named “Fisker Ocean“, and has a sleek exterior design and a modern cabin that will be carried out using sustainably sourced and recycled materials.
Its specifications look promising. a range of 300 miles. a battery capacity of at least 80 kWh, and a 0-60 mph time of 2.9 seconds. with the optional dual-motor all-wheel-drive system. the ocean is already available for pre-order with a reservation fee of $250, and a base price of $37,500. but its deliveries will not start until late 2021 which indicates that the SUV still has a long development process ahead of it.
The California startup Faraday Future has been financially struggling for years. and in 2019 the company’s founder Jia Yueting was forced to file for personal bankruptcy. now however the tide seems to be turning for the company. Jia is working on restructuring his debts and the firm has a new CEO who’s trying to secure new funding.
In early 2020, he brought Faraday’s long-awaited FF 91 SUV to CES in its production-ready form. the car receives a new modular battery comprised of 22 kWh strings. with a maximum battery capacity of 130 kWh. the top version of the SUV comes powered by a triple motor AWD setup with 1050 HP motor power, promising 0-60 mph 2.4 seconds, and a max range of 300+ miles.
Tesla Model 3
Model 3 is widely regarded as the most monumental car in Tesla‘s lineup so far. but the preliminary feedback received from the buyers of its compact crossover sibling indicates the beginning of a whole new success story. the model Y fixes the problems of its predecessors. but brings to the table more interior room with an optional seven-seat layout, added cargo volume, and raised clearance. the initial lineup includes two dual-motor configurations. the ten grand cheaper long-range that does 316 miles on a charge. while the performance cuts acceleration 0-60 mph in 3.5 seconds. and boosts the max speed to 145 mph.
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Despite having two doors too many to be called a proper supercar, the GTE by the silicon valley-based start-up Draco promises exceptional handling plenty of power insane torque, and as a bonus for seats to fit a family. the car borrows its chassis from Fiskars Karma. but gets a more sophisticated suspension setup. the GTE features a quad motor system with each motor powering an individual wheel and ensuring unseen cornering precision. the combined output of the system is 1,200 HP, and 6490 pound-feet of wheel torque, it has claimed a top speed of 260 mph. and it should demonstrate pretty decent acceleration times. the supercar also comes with several wheel options each equipped with high-performance carbon-ceramic brakes from Brembo.
Already regarded as Tesla’s main competitor, the American start-up Rivian is now racing to bring its all-electric pick up to production by the end of 2020. more traditionally looking, the R1T is expected to appeal to those drivers who want an everyday vehicle with excellent utility capabilities and solid over landing potential. for this purpose, the truck will arrive in three modifications. offering from 400 to 750 HP of output. arranged between the range of 230 and 400 miles, and a max towing of 11,000 pounds. it’ll also get optional factory-made camping accessories, like a pull-out kitchen, and plenty of standard off-road perks such as 14 inches of ground clearance, 3 feet water weighing capabilities, and standard AWD.
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Ford Mustang Mach-E
Name to honor the first generation of the Ford Mustang, this all-electric crossover combines classic pony car styling with contemporary electric technology. this compact model is built on the new global electrified one platform that allows for a variety of powertrain configurations. the maquis gets two battery options offering from 210 to 300 miles on a charge, and two motor systems. rear motor rear-wheel drive, and dual-motor all-wheel drive.
Prospective customers can choose from four trims. Select, Premium, California Route 1, GT. plus there’s a limited first edition run. but it’s already been sold out. depending on the selected variant, the Mustang Mach E will start deliveries between the end of 2020 and spring 2021.
Given that the new roadster was postponed to debut after the Cybertruck this beast of a machine becomes the new most anticipated Tesla of all time despite the controversial looks it has already generated over half a million pre-orders which could be fulfilled during 2021 this upcoming.
Tesla has a unibody construction and unique stainless steel exterior developed for SpaceX starship the cyber truck is impact resistant and its windows should protect you from small caliber rounds the ginormous battery will have up to 500 miles of range. the tri-motor setup can tow up to 14,000 pounds, and it drives either as a sports car that gets to 0-60 mph in 2.9 seconds. as a true off-roader with 16 inches of ground clearance and air suspension.
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