From Aston Martin’s big announcement is coming. In fact, the British manufacturer of sports and luxury cars has announced that in two years it intends to offer its customers the electrical performance of the model 2019 Aston Martin Rapide 800 which will develop power about 800 hp.
Review of 2019 Aston Martin Rapide 800 HP
The news comes from the astonovog the top, or from the boss Andy Palmer added that this 2019 Aston Martin Rapide 800 will have four-wheel drive, as well as the targeted autonomy of about 350 km and the ISU should allow the battery manufacturer which will be LG or Samsung .
The ultimate goal is to produce about a hundred such cars a year, and the price will be around 200,000 euros. Palmer says that he will work on “real” Aston Martin without parts from Mercedes-AMG.
CEO of Aston Martin, Andy Palmer, in an interview with Automotive News has confirmed that the market for electric cars gaining momentum and that their electric sports luksuznjak Rapide arrive on the market for two years. Moreover, when this model will arrive fully electric version of the model DBX, now known only as a concept.
Palmer is short and commented on the expected characteristics of the electric Rapidea: 800KS, AWD, with a range of 320 kilometers. Palmer says that this move directing the company on normal electric vehicles, because they want to ‘balance the V-12 engines with those at the other end of the spectrum. For some, it seems that Aston Martin this move actually on the defensive against Tesla Motors, but things are still slow in this part of the market more complex.
‘I think Tesla shows how we broke the price peak. I think it is difficult, if not impossible, for them, as a relatively new brand continue to push upwards and enter the realm of the super luxury car, “said Palmer. But the chances for that are really low, because the most expensive Tesla continues to lose thousands of dollars, and hope in the realization of higher incomes lie only in the coming cheaper models of electric vehicles.
Electric Rapide could cost between 200 and 250 thousand dollars, which is acceptable to those who “seek something beyond pure technology,” said Palmer. CEO of Aston Martin writes that Tesla Ludicrous mode, which provides acceleration to sixty in just 2.8 seconds ‘totally stupid’ – and such a thing will not work in the AM. ‘I think it’s better to have the ability to drive a couple of good laps on a real racetrack than 500 meters transported in Ludicrous driving mode, “he said.
Release Date and Price of 2019 Aston Martin Rapide 800 HP
Tests of 2019 Aston Martin Rapide 800 have reportedly already started, and after the next Aston’s electric car model should be production DBX that 2019 should arrive on the market in the first plug-in hybrid, then classically motorized, and finally, in 2020 or 2021. The electric version. Them as a young brand is extremely difficult to reach the super premium segment, “said Palmer and found that their electric” rapid “probably cost between $200,000 and $ 250,000.