This year’s The Paris Motor show gave us a closer look at Mercedes’ electric car plans.
There is a simple pleasure when it comes to staring at high-speed cars you possibly can never afford. And for that reason alone, we present the following round-up:
Citroen’s hybrid car:
Citroen’s hybrid concept car the CXperience produces between 250 to 300 horsepower and offers a 37-mile all-electric range.
The LaFerrari Aperta:
The LaFerrari Aperta made its world entrance. The Aperta boasts an output of 949 horsepower and can reach a top speed of 217 mph. Around 209 were made, and surprisingly they all sold out before even hitting the showroom floor.
Mercedes’ stunning Vision-Maybach 6 with its gull-wing doors was on display. It has four electric motors that produce a total of 738 horsepower. It can reach a top speed of 155 mph and get to 60 mph in less than four seconds.
Trezor, the electric car:
French automaker Renault revealed a stunning electric concept car called the Trezor. The car’s electric motor has extreme power of 260 kW or 350 horsepower, and it can get to 62 mph in less than 4 seconds.
2018 Panamera hybrid:
Porsche showed off its 2018 Panamera hybrid with an all-electric range of 31 miles. It boasts an output of 462 horsepower and has a solid acceleration time of 0-60 mph in 4.6 seconds. The car can reach a top speed of 87 mph in all-electric mode, but it also comes with a 2.9-liter twin turbo V6 engine that will thrill the top speed up to 172 mph.
Alfa Romeo’s Giulia Veloce:
Alfa Romeo’s Giulia Veloce comes with two engine options: the 280 horsepower 2.0-litre Turbo petrol and the 210 horsepower 2.2-litre Diesel.
GT sports car:
Mercedes brand revealed the go-faster version of its GT sports car called the GT R. It has an output of 577 horsepower and can reach a top speed of 198 mph. It can get to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds.