Lightning GT 

  • 2008
  • 700 HP
Following production of several petrol Lightnings and with the electric prototype build now well underway, the electric Lightning GT is now available to pre-order.
The Lightning car company is proud to release one of the UK's first electric sports cars for 2008.

Road Tests Real world tests of the Lightning GT


Lightning GT
4 s
2.7 s

Data points Key details of the Lightning GT


Lightning GT
700 HP
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197 HP
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Lightning GT
The sensation of harnessing power and performance will be felt by the sheer exhilaration of the power pushing you back in your seat as the car accelerates.
The stunning performance of the Lightning GTS will likely surpass almost all large engine high performance sports cars in the 0-60mph range.

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Brand Lightning
Type of car Production car
Year 2008

power & handling

Maximum hp 700 HP
Weight distribution 48%/52%
Steering system Rack and pinion

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
Front wheels 508/? 191
Rear wheels 508/? 191

road tests

0-60mph 4 s


Drivetrain TCS
Gearing Traditional


Fuels Electricity

physical dimensions

Width 76.4 in
Height 47.2 in
Length 175 in
Front track width 65.7 in
Wheelbase 102 in
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