Mullen Automotive, Inc., a burgeoning electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, has introduced the Mullen FIVE RS EV Crossover, a vehicle representing the pinnacle of electric vehicle performance. The debut will shine a spotlight on the RS during the forthcoming “Strikingly Different” EV tour, which is set to commence on Aug. 20, 2023, in Austin, Texas.
Why It Matters
The EV market is witnessing rapid advancements in technology and performance. With the launch of the Mullen FIVE RS, Mullen Automotive aims to establish itself as a major player in the ultra-high-performance EV sector, challenging both existing and emerging competitors.
- The Mullen FIVE RS boasts impressive specs:
- A staggering top speed exceeding 200 mph.
- A rapid acceleration, hitting 0-60 mph in fewer than 2 seconds.
- Incorporates 800-volt architecture, all-wheel drive, and a two-speed gearbox.
- Commands over 1,100 horsepower.
- Features a performance-focused suspension coupled with substantial 325/35R21 tires both front and rear.
- It comes with specialized brakes ensuring quick halts, making the RS race-ready to exhibit its full performance prowess.
- Mullen’s CEO and chairman, David Michery, urges stakeholders to maintain open communication with the company, emphasizing the mutual ambition to innovate within the EV sector.
- Given the FIVE RS’s powerful features, Mullen has decided against public test drives. Instead, enthusiasts can ride shotgun with a professional race car driver, savoring a firsthand feel of one of the world’s fastest vehicles.
- “Front row” FIVE reservation holders will be privileged with the first opportunity to get up close and personal with the Mullen FIVE RS during the U.S. test drive tour.
Mullen Automotive’s FIVE RS is set to be a game-changer in the high-performance EV realm. While consumer test drives won’t be available, the curated experience alongside a professional racer offers a unique look into the future of electric automotive performance.