Meet Singapore’s first all-electric hypercar
Vanda Electrics, notable because of its previous focus on a 25mph electric commercial vehicle as well as an e-scooter, has announced an intention to construct a 2-door, two-seat fully-electric hypercar.
Be upstanding then, towards the Dendrobium, Singapore’s initial hypercar. While it may be a novice towards the hypercar game, it’s were able to secure some heavyweight help the same shape as Johnson Advanced Engineering.
Yup, Vanda has enlisted Johnson like a technical partner to construct the idea vehicle which help with future electric drive projects. At this kind of initial phase, we’ve not received any concrete technical details, nor performance figures, nor even unshaded pictures. But we’re assured a “marriage of design and technology”.
You may make the general shape above – an extremely appealing general shape, you’ll agree – that will feature plenty of hi-tech componentry and “the latest in e-powertrain development”.
That name. The Dendrobium will feature a computerized roof and doorways, we’re told, that open inside a “theatrical” manner to become a fully-opened up dendrobium flower. That flower is indigenous to Singapore.
Vanda has additionally connected with Bridge of Weir Leather Company to furnish the inside from the electric Dendrobium with a lot of cow hide. Nice cow hide.
“The Dendrobium is inspired naturally and rooted in technology, a married relationship of design and engineering,” explains Vanda Chief executive officer Larissa Tan.
We’ll begin to see the full vehicle only at that year’s Geneva Motor Display on 7 March , so stay tuned in to TG.com for additional updates…