Lynk & Co has revealed a 493bhp idea automobile, which relies on a TCR touring automobile constructed with main group Cyan Racing.
The automobile maker, owned by Chinese language big Geely, mentioned the Lynk & Co 03 Cyan, would be the “first step in direction of an prolonged efficiency provide”.
The Lynk & Co 03, on which the race automobile relies, is a saloon whose important market is China.
Different fashions within the line-up embrace the 02, a compact SUV, which is because of launch in Europe in 2020.
The idea automobile was revealed as a part of announcement confirming Cyan Racing will enter the FIA World Touring Automotive Automotive with the 03 TCR race automobile. The WTCC at the moment runs for the TCR system, which can also be utilized in numerous nationwide collection.
The group, Lynk & Co Cyan Racing, will face fierce opposition from manufacturers similar to Audi, Alfa Romeo, Cupra, Hyundai and Volkswagen when the collection begins in 2019.
A Geely spokesman mentioned: “The fusion between Lynk & Co and Cyan Racing will type the spearhead of our automotive efficiency debut.
“The mixture of Lynk & Co’s problem of auto business conventions and Cyan Racing’s huge motorsport and efficiency expertise are two key components on this distinctive cooperation.”
Cyan Racing, beforehand ran fellow Geely agency Volvo’s works group within the now-defunct World Touring Automotive Championship, in partnership with Polestar, profitable the title in 2017.
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