Future Faraday published the first picture of a Tesla Model X competitor

The American company Future Faraday has published a teaser image of its first production model. The official premiere of the crossover with electric propulsion will take place at the consumer electronics show, held in Las Vegas in early 2017. In the company of the novelty is positioned as a competitor to Tesla Model X. the Assembly machine will be manufactured at the plant in Nevada.

The image shows the front of the car with diamond-shaped grille and the led strip. According to the newspaper Motor1, the car will be built on the platform called Variable Platform Architecture. The reserve at the crossover should be about 480 kilometers. It is not excluded that the customers will be offered a four-wheel drive modification of the vehicle.

At the beginning of this year, the company Faraday Future, owned by the Chinese smartphone manufacturer LeEco, showed its first concept FFZERO1, which is positioned developers as the sports car of the future. The machine is also built on the platform Variable Platform Architecture (VPA). The model received a high-tech sport suspension and four electric motors at each wheel. Total power – 1000 HP. To 100 km/h the novelty can accelerate in less than three seconds. The maximum speed of 321 kilometers per hour.

This summer Future Faraday has received permission to test Autonomous cars on public roads in California. The company employs a number of former Tesla engineers, and the design of the first electric vehicle employs Richard Kim, who participated in the creation of the BMW i3 and i8.