The upcoming DeLorean electric car now has a date with Destiny.
The new Delorian Motor Company on Monday A teaser image tweet An announcement of the upcoming electric coupe and the announcement will take place on 18 August.
Let’s clear things up a bit. The next generation of DeLorean is coming into focus on August 18, 2022. Read the press release here for more information: https://t.co/Q4Rax2aBC1 #Dilorian #Deloreanevolved # First view pic.twitter.com/H0t0i4ODqv
– DeLorean Motor Company (@deloreanmotorco) April 4, 2022
The release will take place on the awards ramp at the 2022 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegans before the prototype is unveiled at Concept Lawn on August 21st.
The automaker will also announce the official name of the new DeLorean during the release of the prototype. It will not be called DMC-12 based on what Troy Beatz, CMO of Delorian Motor Company, said. Motor authority Last month.
The new DeLorean motor company was incorporated in Delaware on February 28 this year, and the new EV will actually come from a company whose name John DeLorean used to make the DMC-12 in the late 1970’s.
With its second round of funding currently underway, the startup automaker will need more money to achieve the company’s larger plans, Bitz said. M.A.. CEO Just de Vries says the plans call for the company to go public at some point. M.A.But a timeline was not given.
De Vries says M.A. The new DeLorean EV will have a range of more than 300 miles and a battery pack larger than 100 kwh with a fast charging rate of about 150 kw. Beatz says it will be all-wheel drive, which means it will probably feature at least two motors.
Italdesign is responsible for the design and some engineering of the new DeLorean EV. Set based on a new chassis with a structural carbon-fiber tub, the new EV will be powered by off-the-shelf material, but will use custom software, according to De Vries.
The new DeLorean is expected to be priced between $ 150,000 and $ 200,000, and customer delivery is expected to begin in 2023.