The Fisker Karma formed WM Destino from Bob Lutz’s VL Automotive has been undergoing prohibited continue contrast in Death Valley.
Previously famous as a VL Automotive Destino, a automobile is approaching to be dubbed a WM Destino when it launches. This is since behind in May, VL Automotive joined with WM Greentech. Despite many promises over a final 12 months or so, really small has been famous about a Destino and when and if it’ll in fact see a light of day.
The fact that dual prototypes were spied contrast however, proves that growth of a automobile is stability to swell and gives us good wish that a automobile will launch in a not too apart future.
Under a hood, a WM Destino will be propitious with a 638 hp supercharged LS9 V8 from a Chevrolet Corvette ZR1. That manly powertrain is afterwards corresponding to possibly an involuntary and six-speed primer transmission. If that sounds too powerful, a Destino sedan is also accessible with a 6.2-liter naturally aspirated V8 delivering 450 hp. It also recently emerged that VL Automotive could offer identical V8 upgrades for a Tesla Model S.
Late final year, it was suggested that VL Automotive had purchased 25 Fisker Karmas and was looking to snap adult a serve 300 unsold examples.[Via Autoblog]