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2022 Lucid Air Grand Touring Performance: High Power Meets High Style

Lucid's new range-topping Air is an excellent luxury sedan and an impressive high-performance EV.

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Steven Ewing
Steven Ewing spent his childhood reading car magazines, making his career as an automotive journalist an absolute dream job. After getting his foot in the door at Automobile while he was still a teenager, Ewing found homes on the mastheads at Winding Road magazine, Autoblog and Motor1.com before joining the CNET team in 2018. He has also served on the World Car Awards jury. Ewing grew up ingrained in the car culture of Detroit -- the Motor City -- before eventually moving to Los Angeles. In his free time, Ewing loves to cook, binge trash TV and play the drums.
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This is the new Lucid Air Grand Touring Performance.

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This is the most powerful, quickest and most expensive version of the Lucid Air.

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This car makes 1,050 horsepower and can accelerate to 60 mph in 2.6 seconds.

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The interior is gorgeous.

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The tech is nice, but laggy.

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Performance models come with these 21-inch wheels.

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While the standard Air GT will travel 516 miles on a full charge, the GT Performance lowers that range to 446 miles.

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That's still more driving range than any other new EV on sale today.

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The Air GT and Air GTP are available to order now.

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