ALCRAFT GT EV
The production version of the Alcraft GT EV, unveiled as a Concept vehicle in September 2071, is expected by 2019. Only 15 vehicles will be built initially. Alcraft Motors is funding the development of a prototype through a crowdfunding campaign. Structural design elements of the vehicle such as the carbon-fiber B-pillars and roof structure are visible externally to ensure a lightweight design. At 1700kg the Alcraft GT weighs around 70% of Tesla Model S.
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Week 36 2017 - UK EV Start-up unveils Concept EV
UK based EV start-up, Alcraft Motor Company unveiled its GT Concept this week. The Alcraf GT has a range of 480 km (300 miles). The design allows for a 2×2 configuration and the is propelled by a three-motor, four-wheel-drive powertrain. The Alcraft GT is said to accelerate from 0 – 100km/h in 3.5 secs achieving a torque of 840 lb-ft and 600hp. The batteries are in a T-shaped pack between and behind the driver and passenger seats.
Alcraft Motor Company is tapping equity funding and a rewards-based crowdfunding campaign to fund the development of the Alcraft GT by 2019. The crowdfunding bands start at £10 and go up to £25,000. Rewards include VIP days at Silverstone with rides in a development mule for the GT, featuring a similar battery, motor and torque vectoring technologies to those which will be in the GT, and exclusive electric bikes by Cyclotricity and wristwatches by Matthew Humphries Design.
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