Lucid Motors will unveil the production version of its luxury electric vehicle, the Lucid Air, in an online reveal on September 9, 2020. Its 1,000+ employees resuming large-scale vehicle development work that was only briefly delayed during lockdown.
Furthermore, that effort is accelerated by over 160 new employees who were hired in the last 90 days alone, with the goal of adding over 700 by the end of 2020.
In addition to the vehicle’s final interior and exterior designs, new details on production specifications, available configurations, and pricing information will also be shared.
Production readiness for the Lucid Air is expected in late 2020 at Lucid’s new factory in Casa Grande, Arizona.
Peter Rawlinson, CEO and CTO, Lucid Motors, says: “Although we are experiencing an unprecedented time in our history, the determination of this company’s employees in developing a game-changing electric vehicle burns ever more brightly. Our mission is to deliver sustainable luxury with class-leading range in the form of the Lucid Air, and we are closer than ever to turning that dream into reality.”
Peter Hochholdinger, VP of Manufacturing, Lucid Motors, adds: “We’re building a brand-new factory to produce the world’s first true luxury EV. That requires an incredible amount of effort and planning, with our ‘just-in-time’ model continuing to serve us well as we enter this critical home stretch.”
The Lucid Air is a state-of-the-art luxury sedan capable of over 400 miles range and 0-60 mph in under 2.5 seconds.