Automobili Pininfarina is making quite a show at this year’s Monterey Car Week celebration in Pebble Beach, showing off its previously-revealed Battista Edizione Nino Farina hyper GT and Pura Vision design concept SUV alongside an all-new reveal: the Barchetta 95. The B95 is a limited-run, coach-built, all-electric supercar with zero promise of shelter from the elements, and it naturally begs a significant price tag.
Inspired by the lines of the Pura Vision design concept, the body of the Barchetta 95 is finished in Bronzo Superga contrasted with Giallo Arneis gloss accents. The exterior is further matched with exposed carbon fiber elements, including the front splitter and rear aero outlet. The paint features gold metallic flakes for added depth, shimmering with a gold hue and texture in daytime while shifting to more of a bronze hue in the evening.
The EV rides on 20-inch front and 21-inch rear forged aluminum wheels in matte black contrasted with polished matte aluminum. The center locking rings are brushed aluminum and anodized black, with matching Giallo Arneis gloss brake calipers to match some of the bodywork. Two unique electronically-adjusted aero polycarbonate screens shield the occupants from the rush of oncoming air and bugs, and can be raised or lowered as desired. Underneath it all is the same all-electric powertrain found in the Battista hyper GT, but tuned to a new specification.
Its carbon-shielded, T-shaped 120-kWh lithium-ion battery pack generates as much as 1,400 kW, or 1,877 horsepower, through four e-motors (one per wheel). This is good for a promised zero to 60 mph time of less than 2 seconds, and a top speed of 186 mph. The pack is capable of 270-kW DC fast charging to top up from 20 to 80 percent in as quick as 25 minutes.
Five drive modes are selected by a rotary dial located inside next to the steering wheel, offering Calma, Pura, Energica, Furiosa, and Carattere modes, which tune the chassis and torque vectoring for various surfaces and applications. Benefit of being a barchetta, the dashboard merges seamlessly with the exterior paneling, contrasting the paintwork with sustainable tan embossed leather that also stretches onto the black and tan seating.
More customization will be afforded to actual owners, as only 10 B95s will be built at an eye-watering price of roughly $4.8 million. Not included but available to order are bespoke helmets, finished to coordinate with each of the 10 unique B95 customer specifications.
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