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Formulino E electric race car revealed

Published: March 16, 2017

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Filed under: Green , Motorsports , Videos , Electric , Racing Formulino E features a chassis by Dallara and propulsion from Punch Powertrain. Continue reading Formulino E electric race car revealed Formulino E electric race car revealed originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 16 Mar 2017 16:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds .


Scarlet Motors collaborates with Helsinki’s Electric RaceAbout team

Published: October 8, 2012

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Europe/EU Frankly, Scarlet, we do give a damn. A new Finnish electric vehicle company called Scarlet has reached a deal with Helsinki’s Metropolia University of Applied Science to collaborate on powertrain advancements for Scarlet’s sports car


Electric RaceAbout laps the ‘Ring in 9:40

Published: August 9, 2011

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Racing , Videos Electric RaceAbout – Click above to watch video after the jump No, it’s not a record-setting lap , but with a time 9 minutes and 40 seconds, the Electric RaceAbout did narrowly beat the 9:51 lap set by a modified Mini E back in 2010 at the famed Nürburgring in Germany. Sure, the radically styled Peugeot EX1 lapped the ‘Ring in 9 minutes 1.338 seconds , but not all electric vehicles are blessed with 340 horsepower and an aerodynamic design that our boy Domenick Yoney called “electric sex on wheels .” The RaceAbout’s 33-kWh lithium-titanate battery pack sends juice to four wheel-mounted electric motors and, theoretically, the RaceAbout reach a top speed of 136 miles per hour. The Electric RaceAbout may be crude , but it’s a work in progress – and it was built by students at the Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Science, not a big multinational corporation.