Mahindra -owned Automobili Pininfarina has introduced the first luxury electric hyper performance delivering GT named by Battista. It has been presented with not only one but three zero-emission hypercars for exhibiting at the Geneva Motor Show. While it will be unveiled in 2020, the Battista will acquire the position of the most powerful car ever designed, as well as made in Italy. 2020 is also the 90th jubilee year of the renowned legendary Pininfarina SpA design house, which has engraved the design briefly for the Battista and commenced a classic Pininfarina. It follows the similar design concept of form and function harmoniously as seen in classic Pininfarina cars reaching back to the Cisitalia 202 of 1947 along with more than 100 Ferraris, the most current launching in this decade.
Automobile Pininfarina CEO, Michael Perschke told, “This is the most authentic and exciting automotive story imaginable. The Battista is the hypercar of the future, inspired by a legendary past. It combines true inspiration and innovation in its technical achievement and emotional appeal. Electrification unlocks the door to a new level of performance and a zero-emissions future, whilst a passion and respect for automotive history will define how this landmark car looks and feels. We aim for the Battista to be a future classic and automotive icon, writing its own page in automotive history books. ”
No more than 150 Battistas will be designed in Italy and assigned equally between the regions of North America, Europe, and the Middle East. Concepts for the opportunity is available to personalize each car at Pininfarina SpA Cambiano headquarters. The newly designed Battista has been incorporated with fiber monocoque chassis along with a carbon fiber body.
To deliver the effective utilization of the dynamic potential of Battista, the T-shaped 120 kWh battery pack is configured with appropriate weight distribution which includes four motors independently distributing torque and empowering each wheel, ensuring all the benefits of modern torque vectoring. The effective cooling systems and its circuits are based around five radiators. Huge, carbon-ceramic 6-piston brakes ensure fade-free deceleration and most potent brake reconfiguration to the battery will be engineered into the system.
The potential rear wing incorporates an effective air brake function. Therefore, the suspension of Battista is modulated to deliver a thrilling, but comfortable dynamic experiences. The driver will get the option to adjust dynamic experience electronically using several modes modulated to a range of driving scenarios.