Rimac C2 | Speed, Price, Records, and Specifications (2020): In the last posts, we have talked about the brilliant sports car, Aston Martin Valkyrie. Today, we will be talking about a wonderful and mind-blowing concept car, Rimac C2, also known as Rimac Concept two.
Overview of Rimac C2
Rimac C2 is the fastest accelerating car and the long-range electric car designed by Croatian automaker popularly known as Rimac Automobili unveiled at the 2018 Geneva Motor show.
Specifications of Rimac C2
Rimac Concept 2 is powered by the 4 liquid-cooled permanent magnet synchronous electric motors generating massive and maximum power of 1914 horsepower, 2300 Nm of torque and a maximum speed of 258 miles per hour (412 kph).
The Rimac C2 supports an advanced transmission system. The single-speed transmission system is used each for front wheels and twin two-speed transmission system is used for rear wheels helping the car reaching the high speed of 258 miles per hour.
Rimac Concept two is going to be among the list of top 10 fastest cars in the world. So, to ensure the safety and stability of both the vehicle and driver, it’s aerodynamics must be taken into consideration. To avoid aerodynamic stresses, this supercar is designed expertly and perfectly. So, it can achieve its goal with maximum effectiveness and efficiency. Rimac also claims a drag coefficient of 0.28, very less as compared to other supercars and hypercars.
Rimac concept two is a heavy hypercar with a weight of 1950 kg and it costs €1,795,532 ($19,47,012). This concept car is designed by famous Croatian designer Adriano Mudri.
The reason behind the generation of this massive power is its 4 electric motors. Every wheel has its separate motor, helping in reaching the top speed effectively.
Long range electric car
Rimac C2 uses a 120 kWh battery pack (20% bigger than that used in the Tesla top model), making it a long range electric car.
Rimac concept two can run about 400 miles after a full charge.
This hypercar takes almost 30 minutes to charge from 0-80 percent on a fast charger.
Rimac claims to produce 150 units of Rimac C2 with pricing expected to $19,47,012.
The company also claims that the production of the Rimac Concept Two will hopefully begin in late 2020.
Performance of Rimac C2
The car can accelerate from 0-60 mph (97 km/h) in just 1.85 seconds, making it one of the fastest accelerating cars.
Rimac C2 can reach a maximum speed of 258 miles per hour (412 kph). This Rimac concept car can complete a quarter-mile in just 9.1 seconds.
An interesting thing about Rimac C2
The interesting thing about Rimac Concept 2 is that this hypercar can read the mind of the driver.
The car is accompanied by a number of sensors, reads the mood of the driver. If the driver is stressed, it will soften the accelerator and play some soft and soothing music for him.
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