One of the most interesting new players in the electric car market began mass production today. The American company Lucid Motors, headquartered in Newark, California, today officially started series production of its first electric vehicle, the Lucid Air, at the brand new Casa Grande factory in the US state of Arizona.
The first Lucid Air, specifically the Dream Edition, priced between $130,000 and $170,000, began rolling off the conveyor belt today and are scheduled to be delivered to the first customers later in October. According to Lucid Motors, there are 13,000 pre-orders. Dream Edition numbers have been expanded to 520 units. The vehicle has been rated with a range of 520 miles (832 kilometers) according to the EPA.
An SUV, the Lucid Gravity, is also to be offered and produced in 2023.
This article was also published in German.