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Faraday Future and Lucid Motors, Newest EV Automakers in America!

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G. David Felt
Staff Writer Alternative Energy - www.CheersandGears.com

 

Faraday Future and Lucid Motors, Newest EV Automakers in America!

Tesla as well as the Detroit, European and Asian auto companies have new competition. Tesla has seen in the last few years, engineers leave that had alternative dreams / plans that conflicted with Musk. As such this fall 2016 we are seeing coming out of the skunk works mode two new EV auto companies based in California is Farady Future who is already big in F1 E-Racing with over 1,400 employees world wide and Lucid Motors. Both companies have broken ground in Arizona for auto production lines. While there is little spec on motors, battery packs, etc. both companies using a rich background of Tesla Engineers clearly seems focused on building new Green auto's compared to waiting for Detroit to figure this out.

Faraday has their F1 racer which also uses the same skateboard platform of which their concept driving around California is using. You can check out plenty of pictures online of heavily disguised CUV type EV.

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Lucid Motors also has their release pictures which includes their own camo covered auto's.

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For reading interest you can get more details on either of their web sites listed below.

Lucid Motors

Faraday Future

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8 hours ago, A Horse With No Name said:

Interesting...I wish them well.

At least it looks like they have real prototypes that work so I wonder just how fast they can get production up and going to start delivering.

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