The U.S.-China Karma Automotive company introduced a new version of the hybrid model Revero GT, the structure of the power installation which included the BMW engine. Premiere of the car took place at the Shanghai motor show.
Three-cylinder 1.5-liter forced engine acts as a magnifier of the reserve, feeding on-Board generator. The car is propelled by two electric motors, which together give out 535 HP and 1010 N·m of torque.
Karma Revero GT is able to accelerate from standstill to first “hundred” for 4,5 seconds. 0.9 sec. faster than its predecessor. The maximum speed of the hybrid amounted to 201 km per hour.
The battery pack is 28 kWh allows you to drive solely on electric up to 98 km, and maximum speed when riding with the use of a 1.5-liter gasoline unit amounted to 450 kilometers.
In addition to the model Revero GT Karma Automotive company brought in Shanghai concept cars GT Coupe SC1 and Vision. The first car was developed in conjunction with bodywork Studio Pininfarina and got the same powerplant, and Revero. The second – electric Roadster, designed to give you an idea of the future is completely “green” company cars.
Karma Automotive plans to begin production of cars at new plant in California in 2020 with the production capacity from 12 to 13 thousand cars annually.