Tag: world’s fastest electric car

Without Electronic Limiter, Lucid Air Hits 235 mph Top Speed

The Lucid Air Alpha Speed Car, was first tested at the large oval track of the Transportation Research Center of Ohio in April 2017. The car was given aerodynamic aids and a parachute to slow the car abruptly in case the straights didn’t prove long enough to reach desired speeds and slow down sufficiently for

On The NIO EP9, China’s Super EV

NIO is a global start-up founded only 3 years ago in 2014 in Shanghai,China.  They design and develop high-performance, premium electric, autonomous vehicles. Already they are making a name for themselves in the electric automotive world by breaking the autonomous lap record at Circuit of the Americas on February 23rd and the overall lap record

White Zombie: Worlds Fastest Street Legal Electric Car

John Whalen’s 1972 Datsun 1200 is powered by 60 lead-acid batteries in his trunk and back seat. In a quarter mile, he can hit speeds of 107 miles per hour in less than 12 seconds. In this OPB special you see Whalen and his “White Zombie” whip up on muscle cars at the dragstrip. Towards