Lucid Motors is the new name given to the brand formerly known as Atieva. This manufacturer with headquarters in Silicon Valley and with capital chinese wants to follow in the footsteps of Tesla and today presents us with his first electric vehicle. The Lucid Motors Air is the sedan that you want to brave the Tesla Model S and that will hit the market in 2018 some arguments of weight. The main will be its power and autonomy.
The power comes from two electric motors, one located on the front axle and the other in the rear. So you get an all-wheel-drive and in addition, combined, they get to develop a power of 1000 HP. There is talk of an acceleration of 0 to 96 km/h in 2.5 seconds. The customer can choose between a batteries pack of 100 kWh and another 130 kWh. Both are Samsung, with the first will have a range of 506 kilometers, and the second will climb to 644 kilometres.
in Addition to being a car very prestacional and with a range that exceeds that of other rivals is current, this Air of Lucid Motors shall be prepared for the future. It is equipped with a series of radars, cameras, and LIDAR, sufficient technology to be autonomous, although it is not clear whether it will be available. The design of the electric sedan have to say that it’s got some clean lines and a eye-catching look and futuristic.
Lucid Motors has planned to to build a new factory in Arizona the next year, 2017. Your term, there will take place the production of the Air, it is estimated that during the 2018. That same year, will hit the market, even though it will be available to a few. The first units will be very equipped and will exceed the $ 100,000 (around 95,000 euros), though later will come out with a more affordable version from 65,000 usd (about 62,000 euros).
Source – Lucid Motors