Driving The World’s First All-Electrical Vary Rover
- by Automobilnews.eu
ECD clocked the Electrical RRC at 5.2 seconds to 60 mph, which means it’s faster than any of its V8-powered Defender fashions; sure, even the supercharged LT4 ones. This drivetrain swap retains Tesla’s regenerative braking functionality, nevertheless it would not supply one-pedal driving. ECD left the suspension inventory, so it rides precisely like an old-school Vary Rover.
As for the vary on this Vary Rover, ECD claims the battery will permit for as much as 220 miles on a cost. CarBuzz did not have ample time to show this vary estimate, however from our restricted driving session we might guess it is a truthful few miles lower than that. Bear in mind, this can be a heavy car that lacks fashionable aerodynamics.