A new Chinese manufacturer has published a teaser of its first model – the electric sports car LP-S01.
The public premiere LP-S01 is scheduled for November 10 this year, while the start of sales is scheduled for March 2019, informs the resource CarNewsChina.
It is reported that the electric power plant of the future novelty includes a single engine with a payback of 170 hp. and 250 Nm of torque. The battery pack of the sports car will provide a power reserve of 360 kilometers. The acceleration time from zero to the first “hundred” will be 6.9 seconds.
The LP-S01 equipment list includes an “intelligent driving system”, an infotainment system with a Wi-Fi access point, a keyless access system with a face recognition function, and a special application that allows the transfer of the car to another person.
The starting price tag of the electric sports car will be 200,000 yuan, but the eco-transport subsidy will reduce the cost to about 110,000 yuan.
Let’s note, the company Leap Motor started this year. The manufacturer’s headquarters are in the Chinese province of Zhejiang. The amount of investment in the start-up amounted to 380 million dollars.
By the way, November 16 is scheduled for another premiere of an electric vehicle, however, a freight one. Tesla plans to introduce its truck.