The Rimac Concept_One is on display at the Geneva Motor Show 2017. Having done great things with companies like Aston Martin and Koenigsegg recently, Rimac are focusing on their own car here at the Geneva show. They have two customer cars on display, marking the start of a limited production run for the Croatian electric supercar maker.
For 2017, the Rimac Concept One has received an upgrade in both power output and overall performance. The Rimac Concept_One is powered by four permanent magnet electronic motors with one per wheel each located in the centre axel. The front features two Rimac Automobili D-PM-OC-500, high speed permanent magnet oil cooled motors, with a 500 kW peak, 12.000 rpm and 2 single speed gearboxes. At the rear there are two Rimac Automobili D-PM-OC-600 high speed dual permanent magnet oil cooled motors, with a 600 kW peak, 12.000 RPM and 2 double clutch two-speed gearboxes.
The 8450-cell battery back is designed to deliver 1000 kW or 1MW of power during acceleration and to absorb 400 kW during braking. Power is now rated at 1,224 hp and 1,600 Nm of torque. standstill to 100 km/h in just 2,5 seconds, to 200 km/h in 6 seconds and 300 km/h in 14 seconds. Top speed is 355 km/h with lateral g-forces of 1.4 g.
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