Pininfarina To Build 10 Units Of H2 Speed Hydrogen Supercar

Pininfarina’s wild H2 Speed Concept from March’s Geneva Motor Show is set to reach the production line in extremely limited numbers.

While speaking with Autonews at the 2016 Concours d’Elegance, company chief executive Silvio Pietro revealed that 10 units will be produced, priced at around $2.5 million each and remaining almost identical to the concept car.

The production-spec H2 Speed will use the same hydrogen fuel cell technology as the concept, including its pair of electric motors sending over 500 hp to the rear wheels. Despite emitting nothing but water vapor, the revolutionary hydrogen supercar will accelerate to 62 mph (100 km/h) in just 3.4 seconds and top out at a 186 mph (300 km/h) top speed.

Underpinning the H2 Speed will be the racing chassis from an LMP2 car and despite the cost of developing the car’s powertrain, Pininfarina insists that it will turn a profit on each car it sells.

Production of the completed cars will commence in early 2018 but unfortunately, all will be limited to track use only.


Mercedes-Styled Denza X Production Crossover Unveiled In EV And PHEV Guise

The styling of the Denza X midsize crossover stays remarkably close to the namesake concept that was unveiled earlier this year.

Stinger Carbon And Sorento Black Editions Spice Up Kia’s Australian Lineup

While looking similar to North America’s Stinger GTS, Australia’s Carbon Edition does not get AWD, not even as an option.

2020 Skoda Octavia’s New Coupe-Like Silhouette Teased

The new Octavia looks much sharper than its predecessor in those sketches, but it remains to be seen how close they are to the finished item.

Toyota To Show Production-Ready Ultra Compact BEV In Tokyo, Sales To Begin In Late 2020

The two-seater electric city car offers a 62-mile range and can only reach a top speed of 37 mph, but Toyota believes it’s enough for its target group.

BMW i Andretti Motorsport Unveils New iFE.20 Formula E Racer

The new electric racer comes complete with a distinct livery and some changes in its energy management software and rear-end structure.

U-Turn Goes Horribly Wrong As Driver Crashes Straight Into Lamp Post

For whatever reason, what should have been a simple U-turn ended up in a – thankfully not serious – accident.

Ford Ranger Reports For Duty As A Cost-Effective Army Vehicle

British engineering firm Ricardo has revealed a military-spec version of the Ranger in collaboration with Polaris Government and Defense .

McLaren Senna Sets Lap Record At Virginia International Raceway, Easily Eclipsing A 911 GT2 RS

The Senna lapped VIR a full 2.9 seconds faster than a Porsche 911 GT2 RS, a blistering fast machine in its own right.

Porsche Taycan Turbo S Outperforms Model S P100D In German Test, Tesla Fans Are Not Happy

The two EVs dueled in the wet and the Porsche came out on top, but since the tests were conducted by a German publication, many claim they were rigged.

Ford Is Making Connected Car Tech Free For Owners

Owners will no longer have to pay to remotely start and unlock their vehicle.