Rimac’s new electric hypercar can go 0–60 faster than it takes to read this headline

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Let’s dispense with the hyperbole: Croatia’s Rimac Automobili built a very, very fast car that they’d like to show you. It is an all-electric hypercar called the Concept Two that debuted today at the Geneva Motor Show. It claims to have a 1,914-horsepower engine that enables a 0 to 60 mph acceleration in 1.85 seconds. That would make it one of the quickest cars in existence, quicker than the next-generation Tesla Roadster with its comparatively sluggish 0–60 in 1.9 seconds.

These are crazy sounding specs and you would not be remiss if you read all of this with a healthy degree of skepticism. That said, Rimac’s Concept One, circa 2012, fed on 1,073 horsepower from its four electric motors, and could best…

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