The first global multi-brand racing series for electric Touring cars was officially launched yesterday in Barcelona.
Two years ago WSC Technology embarked on the road of electrifying TCR touring car racing and now they are coming very close to success. ETCR series will apply electric power to the same chassis concept of electric cars and it is already attracting the interest of different car manufacturers, who find racing as a way to later apply new technologies also to production cars.
The guests at the launch witnessed a dynamic demonstration of the Cupra e-Racer and got the chance to closely inspect it. Cupra is namely the first brand, which has developed and presented technology for ETCR racing platform. The e-Racer is powered by two twin-electric motors on the rear axle, which deliver up to 500 kW and allow to reach 100 km/h in just 3,2 seconds and 200 km/h in 8,2 seconds.