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The SP:01

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Use the configurator to create your SP:01: choose from bespoke exterior bodywork colours and compliment your design with a choice of alloy wheels from a range of contemporary designs.

If there is anything else you would like specifically configured on your SP:01, your local dealer can help.

Meet our stunning pure-electric production car

The Detroit Electric SP:01 is a limited-edition, two-seat pure-electric sports car that sets new standards for performance and handling in electric vehicles. Boasting an impressive 155mph, 250km/h* top speed and covering the 0-60mph sprint in a blistering 3.7 seconds* (0-100km/h in 3.9 seconds*), performance motoring has a new champion.

The rear-wheel-drive SP:01 features a compact, mid-mounted 210kW electric motor, a lightweight, purpose-designed battery pack and carbon fibre bodywork fitted as standard. The SP:01 has an excellent power-to-weight ratio-contributing to its superior performance, driving dynamics and class-leading handling.

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Detroit Electric is an iconic brand in the electric vehicle sector, an original innovator and pioneer that began life in 1907. Five years after the brand's resurrection by CEO Albert Lam, excitement is building at the heart of Detroit Electric once again.

The company's first commercial offering, the SP:01, delivers on Detroit Electric's mantra of
'Pure Electric Performance', offering superior performance, driving dynamics and class-leading handling. The limited-edition SP:01 will herald a new family of all-electric production cars, including two other high-performance models that are planned from 2016.


Detroit Electric’s SP:01 sports car will spearhead a diverse family of all-electric production cars, including other high-performance models that are planned from 2016.

This DNA will be conducted to all Detroit Electric’s future vehicles; all our cars will deliver pure electric excitement and exceptional performance within their class.

We are a company charged with a vision - to produce an electric vehicle that seamlessly integrates high performance, innovative technology, superior handling and refined aesthetics.

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