The American specialist of muscle-cars upgrades, designer of supercar & hypercar produced in small series has always focused its attention on combustion engines, but they just announced to be working on an electric car, here are the first details on this electric Saleen.
In a press release issued yesterday, the car is announced by Steve Saleen as "revolutionary" on the mechanical and aesthetic level while keeping the craftsmanship spirit of the company.
A first scale model will be presented early next year.
Saleen says they are working on this car since they strongly believe in the electric car as an option for consumers – including for sports cars...
"We recognize that electric cars are a trend, not a fad and expect this vehicle category to continue to increase as an automotive option for consumers,"
About performances, Steve Saleen only teases for the moment, but knowing that Saleen has a soft spot for 7.0l V8 Turbo, to not denote in the range, the Saleen electric car will need to have Watt!
"I'm not prepared to give all the details of our electric vehicle project yet but I can tell you that it is unlike anything currently in the marketplace,"