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Detroit Electric Teases Future Sports Car, Crossover, And Sedan
The trio is expected to reach production phase in the next three years.
Sep 06 2017
Detroit Electric Still Alive, Will Announce Future EV Plans Next Week
Detroit Electric has announced that it will be present at the Cenex’s Low Carbon Vehicles (LCV) 2017 event on September 6th and 7th at Millbrook in Bedfordshire to reveal future model development plans.
Aug 31 2017
Detroit Electric hands over first production SP:01
Detroit Electric has built the first production-spec SP:01 and delivered it to the company's Chinese distributor Jowett Motors. Handed over at a special ceremony in the United Kingdom, the white SP:01 was presented to Jowett Motors Chairman Dr Richard Lee by Detroit Electric Head of Engineering Ben Boycott. The model will now be shipped to China where it will serve as a demonstrator vehicle to help entice potential customers.
Feb 25 2016
Detroit Electric SP:01 to have Pure and Performance versions, up to 286 PS
Detroit Electric has released full specifications concerning the Lotus Exige-based SP:01 electric sportscar.
Jul 16 2015
Detroit Electric SP:01 gets detailed, interior photos released
The Detroit Electric SP:01 continues its slow march to production as the company has released new details about the upcoming electric sports car.
Jan 06 2015
Detroit Electric shows off SP:01 final design
Following a teaser video released earlier this month, Detroit Electric has published two images with the SP:01's final design.
Oct 27 2014
Detroit Electric SP:01 final design teased [video]
Detroit Electric's SP:01 is two years behind schedule but the company has just released a teaser video that provides a "hint of the final exterior design" of the production model.
Oct 17 2014
Detroit Electric SP:01 to be built in the UK, will go on sale later this year
Detroit Electric has announced their oft-delayed SP:01 sports car will be built at a new plant in the United Kingdom.
Jun 26 2014
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Detroit Electric SP:01 prototype teased
Detroit Electric has released the first picture of their SP:01 prototype undergoing a final round of "dynamic testing."
Jun 18 2014
Detroit Electric SP:01 slated for production later this year - report
The Detroit Electric SP:01 was slated to go into production last August but after a series of delays the company has reportedly targeted production for later this year.
Mar 31 2014
Detroit Electric SP:01 to be built in Holland - report
Hot on the heels of another production delay, Detroit Electric has announced plans to build their SP:01 in Holland later this year.
Aug 30 2013
Detroit Electric SP:01 production delayed once again
Detroit Electric has postponed SP:01 production again because the American automaker wasn't able to reach an agreement for a manufacturing facility in Wayne County.
Aug 26 2013
Detroit Electric SP:01 delayed by at least a month - report
Detroit Electric has announced plans to delay production of their SP:01 by at least a month.
Jun 03 2013
Geely EC7-EV revealed, co-developed with Detroit Electric
Geely and Detroit Electric have entered into a strategic partnership to co-develop electric vehicles and powertrains for the Chinese market.
Apr 25 2013
Detroit Electric SP:01 makes Shanghai debut
Detroit Electric has introduced the Lotus Elise-based SP:01 this weekend at 2013 Auto Shanghai.
Apr 21 2013
Detroit Electric promises two new cars for 2014 - report
At yesterday's unveiling of the SP:01, Detroit Electric revealed plans to launch two new models in 2014. One will be a sedan, while the other will be a hatchback.
Apr 05 2013
Detroit Electric SP:01 announced - based on Lotus Exige
Following an announcement made last month, Detroit Electric has launched the SP:01 two-seater electric sports car.
Apr 04 2013
Detroit Electric reborn, teases their new sports car
The Detroit Electric company has been reborn after an absence of more than 70 years. Their first model, a two seat sports car, will be introduced next month before its official debut at the Shanghai Motor Show.
Mar 19 2013
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