All-Electric Car Developed By Detroit Electric

April 4, 2013 by  
Filed under News, Uncategorized

Multiple news agencies have reported that Detroit Electric has launched its two-seat vehicle that runs entirely on electricity.

This sports car is the first model entirely developed by the Detroit Electric Company. There will only be 999 units of the SP:01. The vehicle is subject to US safety regulations but that, in spite of being tested by the federal agency, this vehicle has been applied for exceptions, which is a common practice among manufacturers responsible for a low-volume production.

The whole vehicle is made with carbon fiber and its interior is very similar to the Lotus Exige’s interior. The major difference between the Exige and the SP:01 is the fact that the small sports car is fitted with a Smartphones Application Managed Infotainment system.

This technology provides a series of features and access to functions that include the vehicle’s battery status, braking-adjustment technology, range to recharge, etc.

The new SP:01 can take up to eight hours to charge if hooked up to a common 240-volt, 12-amp circuit. If the vehicle is hooked up to a 240-volt, 32-amp charger, however, the charging period drops to four hours and 20 minutes.

Consumers may take this vehicle home for $135,000, reports show. The company has reported that high-performance variants of this model are scheduled to make their debuts in the near future.

For the full article and more details on this story, click here for the full article and review.


The Vachon Law Firm accepts cases ANYWHERE in the State of California:

Los Angeles County

Orange County

San Diego County

San Bernardino

Marin County

Alameda County

Oxnard

Sacramento County

Riverside County

Fresno