Lucid Air EV Crushes 500 Miles-On-a-Single-Charge Barrier
If you’re an electric-car startup, you need an angle to make the world pay attention—especially if the media has portrayed you as a Tesla copycat for years. For Lucid Motors, that angle is simple: 500 miles of range—800 kilometers—on a single battery charge.
That would make its upcoming Lucid Air luxury electric sedan the longest-range electric vehicle in the world, way ahead of the 402-mile rating for the 2020 Tesla Model S Long Range Plus, today’s range champion.
The car itself will be revealed September 9, with production to begin within six months thereafter. The