Pipistrel, the Slovenian company already known for its lightweight aircrafts,
and its electric powertrains such as in the Taurus G2
, has revealed a new model, the Panthera that will be offered with three engines,
petrol (Lycoming IO-390), hybrid and electric.
In short, the hybrid version equipped with a 145kW electric motor and a range extender allows a cruising speed of 263kph for a range of 1220km, while the electric version, equipped with the same 145kW electric motor allows an autonomy of 400km at a cruising speed of 218km / h.
Find their technical data below:
The petrol version will be available at $ 295,000 from next year but the hybrid and electric versions, will cost a little more and won’t be available before 2013.