The Power of DC is held every summer by the Electric Vehicle Association of Washington, DC and sanctioned by the National Electric Drag Racing Association.
Running On Lithium: Electric Ford Cobra vs. Subaru Impreza RS
Michael Kadie and John Wayland are racing their electric cars on a Saturday
night at Portland's International Raceway. It is Michael's first electric
kit car - a Ford Cobra and he is preparing for his first race against a
Subaru Impreza RS.
Are backyard engineers pioneering the future of the electric car? As
street-legal electric cars race against muscle cars, this documentary
provides a thrilling insight into the future of renewable energy:
Journeyman Pictures. Thanks for looking!
Running On Lithium: White Zombie vs. Corvette
Running On Lithium. Are backyard engineers pioneering the future of the
electric car? As street-legal electric cars race against muscle cars, this
documentary provides a thrilling insight into the future of renewable
energy. Journeyman Pictures TV
Electric Toyota Race Car: Stuns Nordschleife Lap
If you had told us that an electric Toyota racing car could lap the famed
Nordschleife in 7:47, we'd have said you were smoking crack. We now have to
eat our words. This Toyota Racing Electric car screams. Watch the video and
Jon McDougal's Electric Beetle
Jon retrofitted this 1974 beetle into an all electric vehicle, and then
refurbished it so it looks really sharp. The parts for the conversion were
about $10,000 and once all the parts are available, the conversion could be
done in about three days. This vehicle qualified for the $6,000 tax credit.
EV West Electric BMW M3 E36 Pikes Peak Race Car Drifts and Burnouts
The Electric BMW M3 E36 from Pikes Peak built by EV West at Oceanside
Motorsports for a BMW CCA event with Bill Caswell as a guest speaker. The
M3 does some drifts and i catch a ride on it. Credit to Neil for the
1995 BMW M3 E36
about 380 hp
0-60 less then 4 seconds
driving range 20 racing, 140 city
time to charge 10 hours
top speed 150 mph
World's First Electric Car Grand Prix
The French Pyrenees town that staged the world's first Grand Prix nearly a
century ago now hosts the world's first electric car Grand Prix. Pau in
southern France has seen many a race since 1901 - but none as quiet as this
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A century after Grand Prix racing started in Pau, the French town has
staged the world's first Electric Grand Prix.
All 12 entries used the same vehicle, the Exagon-built Andros racing car.
Originally designed for racing on ice, the car can reach speeds of 112
miles per hour.
Winding through the picturesque town of Pau, the 1.7 mile course hasn't
changed much over the decades.
Its winding route through the town has earned it comparisons with
But it's Pau that has the honor of having hosted the very first Grand Prix
The resort in southwestern France, just 31 miles from the Spanish border,
is a proven testing ground for future Formula 1 world champions on Formula
2, 3 or 3000 vehicles.
For the die-hard motor sports fans raised on the roar of high-powered
petrol engines on full throttle, electric car racing might seem a little
But others found the low-pitched whine -- a bit like a jet engine but much
quieter -- a pleasant change from the ear-splitting roar of the traditional
Participants included Nicolas Prost, the son of France's Formula 1 World
champion Alain Prost, as well as Fabien Barthez, the former goalkeeper who
helped France win the World Cup in 1998.
But neither could defeat the reigning champion of the Andros Trophy
electric series on ice.
Adrien Tambay won the race ahead of Mike Parisi and Soheil Ayari, who came
Extra! 300mpg Electric Car, GT-R Free Rides
This week, Driving Sports TV (http://bit.ly/dsp0rts) brings you another
Extra! news update. First, we visit the Bridgestone Proving Grounds where a
class of kids test their 300mpg electric car. Then, it's off to Portland
Oregon for a ride in a 600whp GT-R!
Electric Car Drag Race and Autocross
An electric car drag race and autocross competition was held on Friday,
Sept. 23, 2011, during the Electric Vehicle Conversion Convention at the
Cape Girardeau Regional Airport.
BEETLE DRAG Racing
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CLASH supports : Marius Hesleskaug
Marius Hesleskaug and Clash work together to bring you some great videos.
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About the director:
" I´m a 26 year old amateur filmmaker from Norway, that has a huge
interest in motorsport. I started out with my first videocamera two years
ago. And now I have a Sony PMW Ex1 and a Canon 7d. Over the years the
norwegian motorsport scene has mostly been Rallying but in the later years
drifting as grown as a sport as well. I have startet a website called
www.autobloggen.net to contribute as much footage from the track as I can.
Hope you like my videos. "