German automaker Wiesmann has announced the start of pre-orders for the brand’s first electric car. In order to book a Project Thunderball convertible, you need to make a deposit of 3 thousand euros. In total, you will have to pay from 300 thousand euros for the model.
For this money, the future owner gets an incredible electric car in retro style with a very powerful power plant of two 2 electric motors with a total capacity of 680 horsepower. The torque is 1100 Nm. The car changes the first hundred in 2.9 seconds, and the weight of the entire structure reaches 1700 kilograms.
Electric motors are powered by a battery with a capacity of 83 kWh, which supports a voltage of 800 volts. That is, it can be charged with fast charging devices with a capacity of up to 300 kW. In addition, Wiesmann Project Thunderball has a braking recovery system. The range on a single charge reaches 500 kilometers.
«Since the presentation of the car in April, there has been a tremendous response from potential customers. The vehicle handles perfectly and our investments in technologies such as regenerative braking and the latest battery technology have paid off. The Wiesmann brand not only has a rich and wonderful past and heritage, but also a bright and exciting future,» the company comments.
Project Thunderball will be produced at the Wiesmann Gecko plant in Dülmen, Germany. The company claims that this facility combines state-of-the-art technology and experience in creating custom bodies. Deliveries to the first customers are scheduled to begin in 2024.