The Hennessey Venom GT weights less than two,400 lbs (1,071 Kg) and to stop the Venom GT, Hennessey added Brembo brakes with 6-piston calipers up front and four-piston calipers in rear clamping down on 15-inch carbon ceramic rotors. Jack Markell, Fisker Automotive was lent $550 million to assist them get the vehicles into showrooms. The bespoke styling combines the flag of Haiti with a dramatic colour scheme and the automobiles consist of a full range of choices, which means these cars will all turn into desirable collectors products. From the ashes of Fisker has arisen a rebranded business named Karma , with the $130k 2017 Revero serving as its six-figure Messiah.
With the Bolt, Common Motors introduced the industry’s 1st inexpensive extended-range electric car, rated to offer 238 miles on a single charge. Whether you enjoy it or hate it, the Autobau is the only car of its type at Geneva. The brainchild of automotive designer and successful entrepreneur Mate Rimac, the battery-powered Croatian super-vehicle is capable of churning out the equivalent of 1,088 horsepower thanks in big part to its 92-kWh battery powering 4 sets of electric motors planted at every single wheel.
Second, its cars are made in California, guided by a enterprise strategy generally utilized for technology firms. Former Aston Martin designer Henrik Fisker proudly unveiled his original Karma PHEV at the 2008 North American International Auto Show. The electric Bimmer is also available with a tiny gas engine that boosts total driving distance to about 180 miles.
Unlike the Bentley Flying Star shooting brake that’s also from Touring Superleggera, the Berlinetta isn’t destined for a nicely-heeled automobile nut. Fisker is at present taking pre-orders for the Atlantic with a minimum $5,000 deposit necessary. It is at present the only hope for the electric vehicle to turn out to be the dominant car in the world.
Meet the Sbarro Autobau, a notion automobile we know almost practically nothing about but truly take pleasure in seeking at. Yes, it’s entirely non-standard (hey, it is a Sbarro), and according to the Francais-only marketing and advertising material the Autobao is a tribute to Swiss racing stud Fredy Lienhard. In the automotive sector, automobile producers have developed a solution to the demand for fuel efficient automobiles.