The Venturi America is a door-less electric car that will be built in only 100 examples. The Monaco’s auto manufacturer Venturi Automobiles claims that the extraordinary car America is a high-riding sports car. The America blends the performance, balance and handling of a sports car with a high body and a tire mounting typical for buggies.
The open cockpit design of the America vehicle is inspired both by Smart and Jeep models.
The Venturi`car is powered by an electric VM300–400 powertrain producing 300 horsepower (220 kW) and 295 pound-feet of torque. The 53 kWh lithium-ion polymer battery guarantee a range of 186 miles (up to 300 km ) with a top speed of 124 miles per hour.The mashine comes with 3 selectable modes that allow the driver to opt for maximum driving range or maximum performance -nCruising, Sport and Super Sport.
America High Voltage Buggy is in perfect harmony with nature. It is a zero-emission crossover designed for adventure. The charge time is 4 hours with external booster (20 kW), and 10 hours from single-phase socket (230V – 32A).
The America is designed in Monaco but it is assembled in France at the Manufacture de Véhicules Electriques (Electric Vehicle Plant).
High-riding electric sports car
Rear wheel drive
Electric powertrain: VM300-400
Powertrain specially designed by Venturi
Power: 220 kW (300 hp)
Torque: 400 Nm (de 0 à 5000 rpm)
Technology: 3-phase PMS (Permanent Magnet Synchronous)
Cruising (low adherence) for maximum range
Sport for the best torque / range compromise
Super sport for maximum torque
Pack developed by Venturi
Electronic BMS developed by Ventec
Technology: Lithium Ion Polymer
Energy: 53 kWh
Top speed: 200 km/hr (on race track)
Range: 300 km at a stabilized speed of 90 km/hr
Recharge time (80%)
4 hrs on an external charging system (20 kW)
10 hrs on a 230V-32A monophase charger
Structural composite carbon-nida monocoque chassis
Composite carbone bodywork
Weight: 1,425 kg
Length: 4,121 mm
Width: 1,960 mm
Height: 1,386 mm
Wheelbase: 2,672 mm