WORLDS FASTEST street legal ELECTRIC CAR
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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)
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.
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
Cip1 - Cip1 Sponsored Drag VW Beetle @ Mission Raceway
This is a Cip1 Sponsored Drag Beetle racing at Mission Raceways.
Beetle Built By LAND PRODUCTS - landproducts.ca
Driver: Darren Dilley
Pass #1 10.32sec. 137.55
Pass #2 9.75sec. 136.38
Pass #3 10.78sec. 129.05
Pass #4 9.90sec. 136.77
Pass #5 9.77sec.
Pass #6 9.72sec.
Will this bug float? You dont want to miss this next contestant try in a
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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