With a hew weeks before the 2019 Frankfurt Auto Show, Opel announced the first details on the e-Rally Cup – world’s first rally brand cup for electric cars. After its debut in Germany, the e-Rally Cup will start its racing career in 2020.
The race car is based on the Opel Corsa-e and will develop 136 horsepower and 260 Nm of torque.
More details about the car will be released in September!
2020 Opel e-Rally Cup official video
2020 Opel e-Rally Car picture gallery
2020 Opel e-Rally Cup specifications
|Power:||100 kW (136 hp)|
|Battery:||Lithium-ion, 50 kWh|
|Transmission:||Front-wheel drive with Torsen differential|
McPherson strut with uniball joints front
|Wheels:||7 x 17; ET20|
|Steering:||Electric power steering|
|Brakes:||4-piston brake calipers, Interior ventilated 332×28-mm front discs, 264×12-mm rear discs Hydraulic brake pressure adjustable at rear, especially adapted for recuperation, adapted brake management and recuperation, hydraulic “fly-off” handbrake|
|Chassis:||Lightweight body-in-white with integrated roll-cage, underbody protection for engine and transmission, electric fire extinguisher, dry battery (standard in engine compartment), quick-release fasteners for bonnet and tailgate|
|Electrical system:||ESP, traction control (TC) and ABS deactivated, motorsport
display with data-logger, newly developed high-voltage (HV) safety
Optional: Tripmaster & additional lighting
|Dimensions:||Length: 4,060 mm|
Width: 1,770 mm (5.0 mm wider than production)
Height: 1,440 mm (5.0 mm higher than production
Wheelbase: 2,540 mm (2.0 mm longer than production)