World debut at Auto Shanghai for Rapide E, the first Aston Martin's EV
World debut at Auto Shanghai for Rapide E, the first Aston Martin Lagonda's electric vehicle.
Developed in collaboration with Williams Advanced Engineering and built at Aston Martin’s state-of-the-art St Athan production facility - the brand’s Home of Electrification - Rapide E represents a first step towards achieving the company’s wider electrification strategy and the successful fruition with Lagonda brand.
Rapide E will be produced in a special edition with a production run strictly limited to 155 units.
The car is powered by an 800V electrical architecture battery with a 65kWh installed capacity that powers two rear mounted electric motors producing a combined target output of just over 610PS and a 950Nm of torque. Top speed for Rapide E is 205 km/h, with a sub-4.0 second 0-100km/h time. Rapide E’s range is over 320 km (WLTP).
The car’s 800V high-voltage battery system enables faster charging using an 800V outlet delivering 100kW or higher. The car also features an high-power AC on-board charger capable of recharging the battery in as little as 3 hours.
Rapide E is available to order now, with prices available on application.