Unlimited Street VW drag racing, Las Vegas & Sacramento 2004
"It sounds just like what it is" Street cars racing whatever VW engine
combo they want; turbos, Nitrous, etc. These drag racers had to drive from
the hotel in Vegas to the track, so trailer queens were out. Other rules
included minimum 1700lbs. with driver, both front seats in, cars licensed
and insured, muffler, full working lights, and no wheelie bars.
VW drag racing, Outlaw Turbo class, BUG-IN 35, 2010
VW drag racing from the Fontana BUG-IN #35. This is the M-Spec Motorsports
Outlaw turbo class, which is also run at
the Irwindale Drag Day races. Racers in attendance included Roger Crawford
from Heads-Up Performance, in his Nitrous-powered Karmann Ghia, Hector Urias(R.I.P.)
running his VW Beetle with the Type 1 transmission, Eric Calabrese in the
Red Baron Pro Mod VW, etc.
There are also a couple of license passes in this video. Other VW drag
racing clips from the event being posted later.
Electric Car Drag Racing in Hagerstown, MD
The Power of DC is held every summer by the Electric Vehicle Association of
Washington, DC and sanctioned by the National Electric Drag Racing
WORLDS FASTEST street legal ELECTRIC CAR
Learn about EV technology: http://www.electric-vehiclenews.com/
Worlds fastest street legal ELECTRIC CAR 1972 Datsun 1200 Whtie Zombie.
This car is based in Oregon... there are something like 18 hydro electric
power plants in that state! Hydro generation accounts for 58% of all
electricity in Oregon (Over 70% in Washington) and coal accounts for less
Only about 15% of the energy from the fuel you put in your tank gets used
to move your car down the road or run useful accessories, such as air
conditioning. The rest of the energy is lost to engine and driveline
inefficiencies and idling. Therefore, the potential to improve fuel
efficiency with advanced technologies is enormous. With an Electric Car it
costs just $1.00 per 100kms with MUCH more performance than with petrol at
$20.00 per 100kms.
EVs use between 1/6th and 1/10th the energy of a comparable ICE powered
Datsun 1200 EV Specs:
- Motor - Hi Torque Electric 'Siamese 8' Series Wound DC Dual Armature 8
- Controller - Zilla Z2K EHV 2000 Amp
- Battery - 60x 16 Ah Hawker Enersys 'Genesis' Lead-Acid 360 Volts
- Final Drive ratio - 4.11 : 1
- Weight - 2,450 Pounds (1,113 Kilograms)
Black Current Electric VW Beetle Running on FlightPower Batteries
Brothers Sam and Oliver Young made it into electric drag racing history at
Santa Pod Raceway in the UK with his 1600 pound electric VW bug, "Black
Current." Sam piloted Black Current to a 9.82 @ 132.22 mph run followed by
a 9.51 time at 135.65 mph. This makes the speedy electric bug the "World's
First Street-Bodied Electric Car" to break into the 9's. A significant
historic event for EVs and electric drag racing history. The current
running through Black Current is provided by FlightPower Lithium Polymer®
EVO Ultra Nano batteries which have thicker innerconnects then regular RC
batteries to handle the extra current.!
Black Current III
Electric Powered Beetle Dragster
2nd outing at Santapod, March 2009.
Rallycross VW Beetle Racecar LOUD Sound [HD]
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Event: Volkswagen GRC Beetle Test Day
Drivers: Tanner Foust - Scott Speed
Circuit: Franciacorta International Circuit
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2014 VW Action - VW Beetle Drag Racing Beetle Compilation Video
2014 VW Action at Santa Pod Raceway.
Small compilation video of one of the other VW Beetles going down the drag
strip at VW Action.
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