Rimac C_Two set to debut in Geneva with a different name

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If you are a regular visitor to our website, the you must have heard about many hypecars and supercars. One name that is synonymous to all-electric hypercar is Rimac. This Croatian based automaker introduced C_Two with mind blowing performance specs. Since, its unveiling two years ago, not much was heard about Rimac C_Two but as per Mate Rimac, work has been going on in the background. Interestingly, he did reveal that C_Two is not the real name. The name will change when the hypercar enters production and it is in coming months.

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Mate Rimac stated that production will begin from early 2020 and production version will coincide with first batch to hit final stages of production by the end of the year. He also said that they are planning to open research and development center in United Kingdom along with HR Owen ‘experience centre’ in Hatfield, Hertfordshire which will act as an outlet for its luxury brands. Rimac is aiming to build 40-50 units of hypercar each year.

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We have already that Rimac C_Two is powered with four electric motors. It gives a combined output of 1,914 horsepower and 2300 Nm of torque. Front wheel uses single-speed gearbox whereas with use of twin two-speed gearboxes gives it an unmatchable top speed. Rimac C_Two maxes out at 258mph and is able to hot 0-60mph in 1.85 seconds and takes 11.8 seconds for 0-186mph. If Rimac does manage to achieve these figures, it will put them in prestigious companies such as Koenigsegg Agera RS and Bugatti Chiron. Rimac C_Two is not light and weighs 1950kg, even though they have incorporated carbon fiber chassis, carbon panels, and carbon crash structure. As per NEDC, it has 404 miles range and achieves 80% range in 30 minutes with help from fast charger.

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