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Ferrari SF90 Stradale drag races Rimac Nevera

Well, this was bound to happen. The horsepower wars have gone electric and Carwow has gone and pitted Maranello’s latest with a Croatian newcomer. Powered by a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 coupled to three electric motors, the Ferrari SF90 Stradale makes 986 hp. In comparison, the all-electric Rimac Nevera generates 1,914 hp and 1,714 lb-ft from […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/1/2021
Rimac Nevera is the new name for the C_Two and hits 60 mph in 1.85 seconds

Rimac has officially unveiled the production version of the C_Two, called the Nevera. Since unveiling the prototype version of the car at the 2018 Geneva auto show, the Croatian brand has concentrated on fine-tuning it to create what it calls the ultimate hypercar experience. Everything about the car has been improved over the C_Two to […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/1/2021
Porsche increases its ownership stake in Rimac

In a strong showing of its commitment to electrification, Porsche  announced further investment in Rimac. Porsche will increase its stake in the Croatian company to 24% and infuse it with an extra $83 million. In 2018, Porsche became an investor in Rimac and upped its stake to 15 percent in 2019. “Rimac is excellently positioned […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/8/2021
Watch the Rimac C_Two electric supercar undergo final wind tunnel testing

The Rimac C_Two is expected to be quite the electric performance car. As part of any new car development process, the car must undergo a barrage of testing to make sure everything works and holds up under everyday use. For a supercar, that means making sure it is as slippery as possible through the air […]

by Chad Kirchner
1/29/2021
Watch Rimac’s C_Two undergo electromagnetic testing

When we test internal combustion vehicles, we test emissions. Specifically, the emissions that come from the tailpipe. An electric car doesn’t have a tailpipe, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t have emissions. In final testing for the Rimac C_Two to begin customer shipping, Rimac wanted to test a different type of emission. They wanted to […]

by Chad Kirchner
12/7/2020
Alternating Currents: The case for the electric poster car

Think back to your childhood bedroom. Did you have a car poster on your wall? If you did, surely it wasn’t something beige, reliable, and economical. Nobody had a 1983 Honda Accord poster on their wall; it was something like a Countach or a Testarossa, right? Maybe you lusted after those 1980s 200-mph weapons, the […]

by Bradley Brownell
9/30/2020