In the lineup of the British company Lotus will be an electric hypercar. This is the most fastest, expensive and ultimate model in the history of the brand, able to compete with the Bugatti Chiron. The hypercar concept will present in the next year, and its market debut is scheduled for the beginning of the next decade.
Autocar claims that the project was codenamed Omega. Hypercar will have a specially designed multi-engine powerplant, all-wheel drive and battery pack, created with the use of next generation technologies and high density storage charge. Power Project Omega will exceed 1000 horsepower, and the range per charge will be about 400 kilometers. Support high speed charging and an advanced energy recovery system will allow to drive at least a lap of the track at a good pace.
In addition to the hypercar, the new owner of Lotus — Chinese holding company Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., wants to see in the line crossover. Competitor the Porsche Macan and the Maserati Levante will be built using architecture components are scalable Scalable Product Architecture (SPA), electrician and Volvo equipment. According to Executive Director of Lotus Jean-Marc Jalhay, crossover “will be managed and cornering like no other car in the class.”
According to rumors, the project hypercar there is also the British, the BAC (Briggs Automotive Company), which produces a single Mono track. The plan will build with application of advanced technologies and materials. For example, in the body structure, you will use the composite based on graphene. On the BAC Mono from it made the rear wheel arches, and they are 20 percent lighter than parts made of CFRP.