Rimac C Two electric hypercar shocks Geneva with 1914 horsepower

2018 Geneva Motor Show Rimac C_Two Unveiled — Specs Features & Images

The manufacturer claims the car's almost 2,000 HP and 1,696 lb-ft of torque will launch it from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 1.85 seconds.

Impressively, Rimac says the C-Two can accelerate to 100 mph in 4.3 seconds, 186 mph in 11.8 seconds, and is capable of reaching a top speed of 258 mph. Croatian vehicle manufacturer Rimac Automobili has presented the all-electric Rimac C Two.

One of the biggest highlights of the world's most important motor show in Geneva was the announcement of Mate Rimac's new supercar, the "Concept Two", which is completely different from its predecessor, the Concept One. Take it to the drag strip and it'll cover the quarter-mile in 9.1 seconds. The battery is capable of giving a range of 650 kilometres. Such claims put it on a collision course with the new Tesla Roadster, said to charge from 0-60 in 1.9 seconds.

Rimac says it has advanced autonomous capability.

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A torque-vectoring all-wheel-drive system also helps improve dynamics, offering the capability to adjust rear torque bias to the point of turning it into a drift demon or set it to be traction-focused for regular driving in slick road conditions. The GPS coordinates assists during cornering and braking as per the track layout.

The vehicle maker claims the 120 kWh battery offers the potential for driving more than 400 miles on a single charge. With a fast charger, a completed battery can be juiced up to 80 percent in 30 minutes.

And instead of a key, it uses facial recognition technology to allow owners to unlock and start the auto.

No traditional key is needed to get into the C Two. To aid in that, it has eight cameras, a lidar, six radars, and twelve ultrasonic sensors. Rimac is planning for a production run of 150 cars.

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