2021 Lucid Air EV: Price, Release Date, Specs, Range and More

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Lucid Motors held a special event today unveiling its luxury electric vehicle sedan, the Lucid Air, which will be available in four variations in the U.S. and Canada. The virtual event showed off a polished presentation that made Lucid Air look like it was made by Apple, minus Jony Ive.

Below is a roundup of the 2021 Lucid Air pricing, release date, specifications, range, performance, charging and more. The prices below do not take into account the potential $7,500 USD Federal Tax Credit in the USA.

Lucid Air (Available 2022)

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  • Base price: below $80,000 USD
  • EPA Range: TBA
  • Horsepower: TBA
  • 0-60mph: TBA
  • 1/4 mile: TBA
  • Top speed: TBA
  • Miles/Time Fast Charge DC: 300 miles in 20 minutes
  • Peak charging speed: 1,200 mph

Lucid Air Touring (Available Q4 2021)

  • Base price: 95,000 USD
  • EPA Range: 406 miles with 19” AeroRange wheels/tires
  • Horsepower: 620
  • 0-60mph: 3.2 sec
  • 1/4 mile: 11.4 sec/123 mph
  • Top speed: 155 mph
  • Miles/Time Fast Charge DC: 300 miles in 20 minutes
  • Peak charging speed: 1,200 mph

 Lucid Air Grand Touring (Q2 2021)

  • Base price: $139,000 USD
  • EPA Range: 517 with 19” AeroRange wheels/tires
  • Horsepower: 800
  • 0-60mph: 3 sec
  • 1/4 mile: 10.8 sec/133 mph
  • Top speed: 168 mph
  • Miles/Time Fast Charge DC: 300 miles in 20 minutes
  • Peak charging speed: 1,200 mph

 Lucid Air Dream Edition (Q2 2021)

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  • Base price: $169,000 USD
  • EPA Range: 465 miles with 21” AeroDream wheels; 503 miles with 19” wheels
  • Horsepower: 1,080
  • 0-60mph: 2.5
  • 1/4 mile: 9.9 sec/144 mph
  • Top speed: 168 mph
  • Miles/Time Fast Charge DC: 300 miles in 20 minutes
  • Peak charging speed: 1,200 mph

Lucid Motors says for cars purchased in the U.S., they will have include 3 years of free charging at Volkswagen’s Electrify America charging stations. Lucid Motors showrooms will allow customers to order vehicles, with various locations available in the United States, while a map during the presentation showed a location in Canada, which looked like Vancouver, B.C.

The company has its designs in California, but a factory in Arizona. Those interested can reserve a Lucid Air/Air Touring/Air Grand Touring for a $1,000 USD refundable deposit ($1,300 CAD), while the Lucid Air Dream Edition (limited) can be reserved for $7,500 USD ($9,800 CAD).

At the end of the video, Lucid teased a large SUV, expected to arrive sometime in the future.

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