Applus+ IDIADA, a company specialized in engineering for the international automotive industry, has successfully completed the Volar-e project, an innovative prototype electric car with high performance, comparable to or even better than conventionally-powered sports cars.
The Volar-e was built in collaborated with Croatian firm Rimac so the chassis is a Rimac Concept One. The Volar-e features a carbon fiber body or a tubular chromoly chassis. There is an active chassis control system and a torque vectoring system that promises to improve the car's handling.
The project, which was co-funded by the European Commission, is intended to allow the Applus+ prototype to become a flagship for the promotion of electric vehicles in European society. Users, the car industry, energy sector and government have a reference in this demonstrator of the great potential of electric vehicles.
Source: Applus+ IDIADA