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838-HP Pagani Huayra R Unveiled with One-Off 9000-RPM V-12

  • Pagani just unveiled the Huayra R, a track-only screamer to close out the Huayra line, which launched for 2014.
  • It gets a one-off 838-hp 6.0-liter V-12 engineered and built by Mercedes-Benz’s HWA racing subsidiary.
  • There will be 30 Rs made, priced at $3.1 million, which is actually less than the Huayra Roadster BC.

    Some automakers put together a lame tape-and-trim package at the end of an existing model’s run. Not boutique supercar maker Pagani, which instead embarked on its track-only R variant of its Huayra wedge by commissioning an all-new engine. Engineered and built by Mercedes’s HWA racing subsidiary and AMG collaborator, the naturally aspirated 6.0-liter V-12 shrieks to 9000 rpm and on the way makes 838 horsepower at 8250 rpm and 553 pound-feet of torque at 5500 rpm. “It will sound like an F1 car. An old F1 car, not a new one,” said Pagani’s head of sales

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    Lordstown Endurance Unveiled, Claiming It Will Be First EV Pickup Out

    • The new EV maker Lordstown Motors officially unveiled its first vehicle, the 600-hp Endurance pickup, at a live event today at its Ohio assembly plant.
    • Lordstown says the truck will have a towing capacity of 6000 pounds and will be priced starting at $52,500 before tax credits.
    • The trucks will be delivered to fleet customers first, in early 2021, with other customers getting it starting in late 2021.

      Lordstown Motors unveiled its Endurance light-duty electric pickup truck at the Lordstown Assembly Plant in Ohio today at a live event attended by media. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette and Vice President Mike Pence both appeared and gave political-campaign-style speeches. Lordstown showed the truck in full for the first time but didn’t provide any new information on the truck’s engineering, although the company has promised it will be groundbreaking.

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      We’d already seen teaser images of the truck, but this is our

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