1180-hp Ariel electric sports car is real, goes on sale in 2020

Ariel reveals the prototype and renderings of its electric supercar. It will have 1180 horsepower, go 0-60 mph in 2.4 seconds, and goes on sale in 2020

A day after we heard the rumor Ariel was building an electric supercar with more than 1000 horsepower, the company confirmed its existence and basically every rumored statistic. It doesn't have an official name yet, but Ariel has bestowed it with the working title of Hipercar, which reportedly stands for "High-Performance Carbon Reduction."It will use four small motors at each wheel producing a total of 1180 hp and 1330 pound-feet of torque that will get it to 60 mph in 2.4 seconds on the way...