It will be a four-door saloon based on the company’s hardcore Rapide AMR concept that debuted at this year’s Geneva motor show. The RapidE concept premiered in 2015.
based on aston martin’s forthcoming ‘rapide AMR‘ concept, ‘rapide’ will deliver four-door sports car looks and dynamics of the ‘rapide S’ powered by an all-electric powertrain replacing the six-litre V12 engine. more information will be revealed about the electric powertrain in due course. the instantaneous delivery characteristics of electric motors means the electric automobile will offer a unique driving experience never experienced before in an aston martin.
Of course, the RapidE will ditch the 6.0-liter V12 that lives inside the standard Rapide, replacing it with an electric motor configuration. Both Aston Martin and Williams have been mum on the details, and this production announcement doesn’t offer any facts beyond those we already know, so we’ll have to keep guessing until it gets closer to production.
Based upon the forthcoming Rapide AMR concept, RapidE will deliver four-door sports car looks and dynamics of the Rapide S powered by an all-electric powertrain replacing the six-litre V12 engine. More information will be revealed about the RapidE’s all-electric powertrain in due course.