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  • Rimac C_Two

    Hyundai and Kia announced on Tuesday they've invested 80 million euros (approximately $90 million) in Rimac, the Croation EV technology company responsible for the 1,914-horsepower C_Two electric supercar. The majority of the investment has come from Hyundai, and as part of the deal the two Korean automakers will establish a technology partnership with Rimac with the initial task of developing a pair of high-performance electric cars due by 2020. One of the vehicles is confirmed as a sports car for the Hyundai N performance sub-brand. The other will be a hydrogen fuel cell-electric car likely...

  • Pininfarina Battista
    Move over Ferrari, 1,877-hp Pininfarina Battista promises to be most-powerful Italian car yet

    Battista "Pinin" (little brother) Farina always wanted to build a road car of his own. The man who founded the design firm Pininfarina 90 years ago never achieved his goal, but on Monday his namesake company, under the direction of his grandson Paolo, showed the production version of a car that...

  • Rimac C_Two wind tunnel testing
    Rimac C_Two undergoes extensive wind tunnel testing

    The Rimac C_Two may be nearly sold out, but the electric supercar isn't ready for prime time just yet. Engineers are still hard at work finalizing the car ahead of production, and Rimac gave fans a look behind the scenes in the wind tunnel. Rimac started from a clean sheet with the C_Two which...

  • Teaser for Pininfarina Battista debuting at 2019 Geneva auto show
    Rimac will build powertrain for Pininfarina PF0 electric hypercar

    The experts in high-performance electric car technology at Rimac have been tapped to provide the powertrain for the PF0 electric hypercar being developed by Pininfarina. Rimac is most famous for its own electric hypercars, the most recent being the C_Two that debuted at the 2018 Geneva auto show...

  • Rimac C_Two California
    Rimac shows off beautiful blue C_Two California fitted with champagne holders

    Rimac is doing amazing things with its electric supercars. The Croatian company has moved on from the Concept_One and now the C_Two is basically sold out. But there was enough space on the production line to create this beautiful blue example that Rimac is calling the C_Two California. We hope the...

  • Rimac C_Two
    Porsche buys 10-percent stake in electric supercar maker Rimac

    Porsche has big plans to be a leader in the electric-car segment, and it has just inked a new partnership with a familiar company to bolster its position. The German sports car and luxury vehicle maker announced on Wednesday that it's purchased a 10-percent stake in the Croatian firm Rimac...

  • Rimac C_Two

    It was only unveiled at last month's 2018 Geneva auto show but Rimac's C_Two electric supercar is already close to being sold out—despite a $2 million starting price. In an interview with Autocar published on March 28, Kreso Coric, who heads sales at Rimac, said the Croatian firm is planning a build run of 150 cars for the C_Two and most build slots are already gone. He also revealed that buyers on average are adding around $600,000 worth of options. In comparison, Rimac built just ten examples of the car's predecessor, the Concept_One. The company's main business is developing and...

  • Rimac C_Two
    Rimac C_Two electric supercar lands in Geneva with amazing specs and gorgeous lines

    Rimac on Tuesday dropped its all-electric supercar bombshell on the Geneva auto show. The car is called the C_Two, and it represents a technological leap forward over the still-amazing Concept_One. Thanks to its 120-kwh battery pack, the Rimac C_Two is capable of producing 1,914 horsepower from its...

  • Teaser for Rimac electric supercar debuting at 2018 Geneva auto show
    Rimac's next electric supercar almost fully revealed in new teaser video

    When Rimac first turned up at the 2011 Frankfurt auto show with the Concept_One electric supercar, few could have guessed at the time that less than a decade on there would be a race among the major automakers to electrify their lineups. Now Rimac is ready to unveil its successor to the...

  • Teaser for Rimac electric supercar debuting at 2018 Geneva motor show
    Rimac's next electric supercar teased ahead of 2018 Geneva motor show

    Croatia’s Rimac on Friday released a teaser for its follow-up to the Concept_One electric supercar and confirmed a debut for next March’s 2018 Geneva motor show. Even in this shrouded image, the family resemblance with the Concept_One is evident, though the new car will be wilder in...

  • Nikola One
    Electric news: Bosch and Nikola team up on hydrogen semis, Camel Group invests in Rimac

    Two major movements occurred this week on the alternative-propulsion front. First, Croatian firm Rimac, responsible for the insane Concept_One supercar, announced Chinese battery manufacturer Camel Group has invested $36 million into its future operations. Second, Bosch announced it will join...

  • Rimac Concept_One
    First details on Rimac's next electric supercar emerge

    Rimac isn't sitting on its hands. The oddball Croatian electric supercar firm is preparing to unveil its second supercar next year. It will follow the Rimac Concept_One. With a working title of Concept_Two, Rimac's chief operating officer Monika Mikac told Autocar the supercar will be more...

  • Crashed Rimac Concept_One driven by Richard Hammond - Image via ‘The Grand Tour’

    Richard Hammond had a rather big off recently. While shooting footage for the upcoming season of the "The Grand Tour," the presenter lost control of the Rimac Concept_One he was driving and plunged down a hill, clipped a house, and had the car burst into flames. He escaped with some serious knee damage but he's otherwise intact. The organizers of the hill climb event during which this took place just took a hit of their own. According to Motorsport.com, a ruling has come down on the organizers of the Swiss Hillclimb Championship, the event taking place when the accident happened. The...

  • Richard Hammond and Mate Rimac
    Richard Hammond and Rimac boss discuss Concept_One crash

    “The Grand Tour” host Richard Hammond was involved in a major accident on June 10 while taking part in a Swiss hill climb. He was driving the 1,206-horsepower Rimac Concept_One, and when approaching a sharp bend appeared to have lost control of the electric supercar which then skidded...

  • Richard Hammond with the Rimac Concept_One prior to his crash on June 10, 2017
    Richard Hammond's wife is over his risky adventures

    Yes, ladies, Richard Hammond is off the market. He's been married for some time and has someone at home who truly cares about his well being. That someone, Mindy Hammond, is, quite frankly, over all of Richard's risky adventures. She penned an exclusive story for Express detailing her feelings...

  • Richard Hammond with the Rimac Concept_One prior to his crash on June 10, 2017
    Rimac provides more details on Richard Hammond’s crash

    “The Grand Tour” host Richard Hammond was involved in a major accident on June 10 while taking part in a Swiss hill climb. He was driving the 1,206-horsepower Rimac Concept_One, and when approaching a sharp bend appeared to have lost control of the electric supercar which then skidded...

  • Richard Hammond in hospital following his crash in a Rimac Concept_One
    Richard Hammond posts video following major crash in Rimac Concept_One

    Following his major accident on Saturday behind the wheel of a Rimac Concept_One, “The Grand Tour” host Richard Hammond posted a video message for fans. The video was filmed a day after the accident which saw him slide down an embankment during the Hemburg Hill Climb in Switzerland, in...

  • Crashed Rimac Concept_One driven by Richard Hammond - Image via ‘The Grand Tour’
    Richard Hammond crashes Rimac Concept_One during “The Grand Tour” filming

    “The Grand Tour” host Richard Hammond managed to walk away without serious injury after a violent crash on Saturday. The former “Top Gear” host was filming a segment for the second season of his new show, which involved him driving the Rimac Concept_One electric supercar up...

  • Rimac Concept_One torque vectoring

    The adoption of the electric motor into the automobile is changing many facets of the automotive industry at large. From entire propulsion methods, to power increases, and torque vectoring, we seem to merely be at the beginning. One of the more intriguing applications of electric motors comes from the Rimac Concept_One, which also utilizes what the company calls the “Rimac All Wheel Torque Vectoring System” or RAWTV. Rimac says the system even covers the duties of traditional ABS and ESP systems, all while doing it faster and in a more precise fashion. ALSO SEE: How does the Rimac...

  • Rimac Concept_One
    Rimac adds power, battery capacity to Concept_One electric supercar

    It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost six years since we first laid eyes on Rimac’s Concept_One. Since then the company has been signing OEM supply deals to boost its revenues while also continuing to refine its electric supercar. As Rimac signs up dealers for the...

  • Aston Martin AM-RB 001
    Aston Martin hypercar coming with Cosworth V-12, 175-unit production run

    A year ago Aston Martin came out with the surprise announcement that it was developing a hypercar in partnership with the Red Bull Racing Formula One team. Last summer we received a preview in the form of a concept car and since then numerous details have emerged. On Wednesday, Aston Martin added...

  • Rimac Concept_One has a drift setting in its traction control system
    1,088-horsepower electric Rimac Concept_One goes drifting

    Oh, to be the Earl of Pembroke. For one, you get to tell people to call you Lord. Second, you also happen to be the founder of a the Wilton Classic & Supercar, which is basically an individual Lord's version of Goodwood. Lord Pembroke owns many wonderful automobiles, including a Bugatti Veyron...

  • Tesla Model S, Rimac Concept_One and Ferrari LaFerrari drag race
    Rimac Concept_One destroys Ferrari LaFerrari, Tesla Model S in acceleration test

    We all know electric cars are quick off the line but it seems even the quickest internal combustion cars don’t hold a candle to the new generation of battery-powered, zero-emission offerings. Racing driver Archie Hamilton recently pitted the Concept_One electric supercar from Croatian firm...

  • Rimac Concept_One, 2016 Geneva Motor Show
    Rimac gives behind-the-scenes look at testing of 1,088-hp Concept_One electric supercar

    Croatian firm Rimac showed us its Concept_One electric supercar in production trim in March at the 2016 Geneva auto show. The company is still fine tuning the design, though, and recently provided a behind-the-scenes look at some of the testing helping to hone this 1,088-horsepower steed. In the...

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