China has become a hub for electric vehicles in the last few years. Various vehicle manufacturers in the country have started launching their unique products with electric propulsion systems.
China has become a hub for electric vehicles in the last few years. Various vehicle manufacturers in the country have started launching their unique products with electric propulsion systems. While some of them come in the form of affordable mass-market products, some are aimed at luxury cars from leading global brands. Some are equipped with high-end electric powertrains promising sporty performance. The country’s latest HiPhi A is a unique electric super sedan.
Power and Speed
This super sedan named HiPhi A has been manufactured by a Chinese EV manufacturer. Which focuses on the development and production of luxury and performance electric cars. Based on the HiPhi Z EV, the new sedan is scheduled to be showcased at the 2023 Guangzhou Auto Show. This EV has an electric propulsion system generating 1,270 bhp peak power. With this, the car can achieve a top speed of 300 kmph. Furthermore, the EV claims to be capable of accelerating from 0 to 96 kmph in just 2 seconds. HiPhi has said that it will start selling its electric sedan at the beginning of 2025.
Talking about the design of HiPhi A, the front profile of the electric super sedan looks inspired by the Nissan GT-R. It has a flat nose and an attractive front profile. Which includes slanted and sharp LED headlamps with sleek LED daytime running lights. Despite being an electric car, the HiPhi A has a large grille with black mesh. Its overall design looks more like an elongated hatchback than a conventional sedan. It rides on thick and large black alloy wheels, which adds boldness to the design. Talking about the rear look of the car, it gets a sleek LED strip that acts as a taillight, a two-part spoiler,r, and a large diffuser.
This EV has three electric motors, one of which is fitted on the front axle and two on the rear axle. HiPhi claims that the EV has been designed and developed in-house. And its electric powertrain has also been designed by the company itself. This EV has a large battery pack for power. However, the manufacturer has not yet revealed the size of the battery pack. It is based on 800-volt electric architecture.
This EV is equipped with an air suspension system that is shared with the HiPhi Z. Which was introduced in March 2023. Additionally, the new EV gets a rear steering setup, adaptive damper, and a new torque vectoring system. The manufacturer claims that the EV comes with a 50:50 weight distribution.