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Tango EV near-record time in 1/4 mile drag race

7/25/2009 21:23 Portland International Raceway Drag Race Alec Proudfoot drives Jorg Brown's Tango EV in near record time for new modified production EV, 228 V (193 to 240 V) class. 12.969 seconds for 1/4 mile drag race with top speed of 99.84 mph.


 


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Tango v Tesla @ Infineon Nov 30th
On Nov 30th, the fastest production electric vehicles in the U.S. went head-to-head. While their first meeting had a number of issues, most notably the underfilled Tango battery pack, and the Tesla's non-upgraded drivetrain, the 1/4 mile time is quite close and indicative of races to come. In this race, the Tango got 92.15mph in 14.480 seconds, beating its 14.7 "dial" handicap and thus losing the competition; the Tesla got 101.23mph in 14.666 seconds, slower than its 14.5 "dial" handicap and allowing it to proceed to the next round. (Two rounds later, the Tango's driver got behind the wheel of the Tesla and also beat its "dial" handicap... and thus lost!) Epilogue: the cars compete in different voltage classes, and thus both were able to set NEDRA records for fastest production electric vehicle that day. See http://www.nedra.com/record_holders.html The previosu NEDRA record for production electric vehicle was the GM EV-1, at 16.26 seconds and 78.76mph





Rimac - Electric Concept One Super Car 1088hp
Rimac - Electric Concept One Super Car 1088hp Specifications: Performance Power output: 1088 hp Torque: 1600 Nm from 0 to 6500 rpm Acceleration: 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) 2,8 seconds Range: up to 600 km (realistic range -- 500 km) Braking distance: 31.5m (100-0 km/h) Lateral g-force: 1.4 g Efficiency: 140-550 Wh/km 40 kW on-board charging 100 kW fast DC-charging Weight-to-power ratio: 1.79 kg/hp Weight distribution: 42% front, 58% rear Dimensions Total length: 4548 mm Total width: 1997 mm Total height: 1198 mm Ground clearance: Rear: 115 mm, Front: 105 mm Wheelbase: 2750 mm. Dry weight: 1950 kg Battery-Pack Lithium-Iron-Phosphate (LiFePO4) chemistry Configuration: 1400 cells - 200 series, 7 parallel Voltage: 650V nominal Capacity: 91 kWh Cooling: Freon (gas) with high-voltage heat pumps Milled aluminum and sheet aluminum housing Rimac Automobili Active Battery and Thermal Management Systems Several layers of redundant safety and protection systems Chassis Carbon fibre monocoque with integrated battery-pack Carbon fibre sub-frames (front and rear) Carbon fibre crash structure Front and rear suspension: Double wishbones, fully adjustable, pushrod operated. Electronically adjustable ride height. Fully machined aluminum uprights and wishbones Propulsion System Rear: Rimac Automobili D-PM-OC-600 -- high speed dual permanent magnet oil cooled motors, 600 kW peak, 10.000 RPM, up to 97% efficiency Front: Rimac Automobili D-PM-OC-400 - high speed dual permanent magnet oil cooled motors, 400 kW peak, 10.000 RPM, up to 97% efficiency Dry sump lubrication Milled aluminum housings Reduction gearbox ratio: 3,5 Steering Rack and pinion electrically power assisted steering. Brakes Front brakes: Ventilated ceramic discs Ø 390 mm, 36 mm wide. 6-piston calipers, power-assisted. Rear brakes: Ventilated ceramic discs Ø 380 mm, 34 mm wide. 4-piston calipers, power-assisted. Up to 800 kW of regen-braking (adjustable) Safety Systems Front and side air-bags ABS Torque Vectoring with stability function Safety disconnect systems in case of crash Multiple ECU architecture for monitoring of safety-relevant electronic systems Body Full carbon-fibre body.





The Electric Revolution
With colourful stories, eccentric characters and evocative archive, this timepiece documentary charts the up and down 110 year history of the electric car. Narrated by Kenneth Cranham, the film features vintage electric car collectors, EV designers and EV evangelists as well as dyed-in-the-wool petrol heads. The film examines the failings of early EVs, the false dawn resulting from the energy crisis of the 70s and the controversial crushing of the GM EV1. Lastly, as mainstream manufacturers such as Renault invest billions in new EVs and governments invest in charging infrastructure, the film examines why it will be different this time. See more RTV programmes at www.renault.tv or watch on Sky channel 883 or Freesat channel 651





world's slimmest car TANGO on the road
For online traffic school answers visit http://traffic-school-answers.com/ Save on your traffic school use referral code: X2K-7CF-4F5 I was driving to San Francisco to visit my girlfriend's family when I so an orange skinny car on the road. I had to drive closer to investigate. And to my surprise this is what I saw. After further research I learned that this could be the world's slimmest car and that this car retails for $150,000. This is the tango electric car. For photos of the car and it's interior checkout this link http://www.funmunch.com/funpages/amazing/worlds_slimmest_car/





The Tango Electric car (Part 1)
A look at The Tango Electric Supercar.





INSANE DRAG RACING CRASHES AND WHEELSTANDS
Taken from Carnage Fest 2 DVD, Check out http://www.urbanhillbilly.com for the best in Heads Up Drag Racing video and DVDs. Urban Hillbilly Action Videos Drag racing, wheelstand, crash, and saves. Pro Mod, Outlaw 10.5 Drag radial.





The 2012 Fastest Street Car in America! - HOT ROD Unlimited Episode 19
This episode of HOT ROD Unlimited screams with action from 200-mph street cars at one of the most grueling events in all of motorsports: HOT ROD Drag Week, presented by Gear Vendors. This is the most brutal test anywhere of real drag-racing, street-driven cars, as the competitors hit the road for 1,400 miles to race five times at four different drag strips in five days in a battle to post the lowest average elapsed time at the end of the week. The winner is crowned the HOT ROD Fastest Street Car in America. In this video, we'll follow the chase for that title in Drag Week's most outrageous class, called Unlimited. Imagine cars that run 7 seconds in the quarter mile, in excess of 200 mph, and then drive on public roads—in the rain, over potholes, whatever it takes—to make it to the next race day to do it again. Five times. Ever see a 2,800-horsepower car hauling its own trailer full of tools and parts? You will here. When you wonder how the staff of HOT ROD could ever make the statement that a Lamborghini Aventador "isn't $400,000 fast," this video will prove why with legit American street cars in a battle of speed and survival. HOT ROD Unlimited appears every other Friday on the new Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag & http://facebook.com/hotrodmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com & http://www.hotrod.com





Tango Snow Plow
Tango T600 by Commuter Cars used as a snow plow in the record snow storm of 2008 in Spokane, WA (25" of snow in 24 hours) http://www.commutercars.com





The E-Tracer
GOTO: http://tinyurl.com/276c4a4 FOR COMPLETE REVIEW Susan Carpenter has a look at the E-Tracer, the all-electric X-Prize-winning "cabin motorcycle" that averages 205.3 miles per gallon equivalent and can reach a top speed of 200 mph. The "less than $100,000" vehicle will go into production in 2011. Its target market is California. VIDEO BY DON KELSEN MYUNG CHUN SUSAN CARPENTER





Lamborghini LP570 Underground Racing R2 (2005 HP) — World Record
К сожалению мы не смогли зафиксировать данные скорости во время рекордного заезда, тем не менее, по данным взятым с Motec, Lamborghini смогла разогнаться до 265.2 миль/час (426.7 км/ч) Unfortunately, we were unable to measure speed data during the record race, but according to data taken from Motec, Lamborghini accelerates to 265.2 mph, (426.7 kph). Генеральный партнер: SMP Racing (http://smpracing.ru) Присоединяйтесь к нам (Follow us): Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Dragtimes/173052629411578 VK: http://vk.com/moscowunlim Twitter: http://twitter.com/dragtimes_info Instagram: http://instagr.am/dragtimes Результаты заездов (Results): http://www.dragtimes.ru/results/races/1253 http://www.dragtimes.ru/results/allresults





White Zombie 1/4 Mile Speed Record PIR 9.10.2010
The White Zombie sets a 1/4 mile speed record at 126.01 MPH, first time I had ever been to a drag strip and one of the best nights of my life! So many cool Ecars were there!





World's Greatest Drag Race 2!
It's back! The World's Greatest Drag Race returns with nine of the world's best supercars, sports cars, and muscle cars for 2012 facing off in an epic quarter-mile sprint for glory... and ultimate bragging rights! This year's field includes all nine contenders from Motor Trend's 2012 Best Driver's Car competition. We have the Lamborghini Aventador, Nissan GT-R Black Edition, Ford Shelby GT500, McLaren MP4-12C, Jaguar XKR-S, Porsche 911 Carrera S, Subaru BRZ, Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series and Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 -- all gathered together on an abandoned airstrip at El Toro Marine Base to find out which car is the fastest. Obviously these nine competitors display a wide range of power and performance, not to mention price tags. So why are we lining them all up again for one gigantic, over-the-top drag race? It's simple... Because We Can! World's Greatest Drag Race 2 concludes our special 2012 Best Driver's Car Week here on the Motor Trend youtube channel (http://www.youtube.com/motortrend) and on MotorTrend.com (http://www.motortrend.com). We hope you've enjoyed all of this week's videos and we look forward to rolling out an all-new batch of amazing cars and amazing videos for you next year for Motor Trend's 2013 Best Driver's Car. Read the full story on Motor Trend's 2012 Best Driver's Car here: http://www.motortrend.com/features/performance/1208_2012_motor_trend_best_d rivers_car/ Subscribe now to the Motor Trend youtube channel to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com





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





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