Top 10 Fastest Electric Vehicles (For Now)

C C Offline

EXCERPT: How fast can electric go? Pretty freaking fast. We're not just talking all-electric racing cars, either. Motorcycles, boats, remote-controlled cars and even bar stools push the limits. "Electric motors have the advantage of instant torque, which means that you don't have a clutch and you don't have transmission," said Joshua Allan, vehicle engineering manager for electric drive system maker AC Propulsion. "That kind of power can get addicting quick." The vehicles featured here are based on top speeds instead of acceleration. Race parameters vary, and no one official organization evaluates all electric vehicle types. In some drag races, contestants have a quarter mile to be the quickest. In landspeed racing, top speeds are calculated over longer distances. Since records are regularly being broken, all of these leaders could change faster than you can say, "recharge."...

Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  (UK) Tyres over 10 years old to be banned on vehicles in bid to improve safety C C 0 24 Nov 4, 2020 09:06 PM
Last Post: C C
  Space tourism + Autonomous vehicles, better traffic? + Burning electric cars: Danger? C C 0 83 Sep 6, 2020 02:15 AM
Last Post: C C
  Lucid Air: Tesla, meet world's fastest charging electric vehicle with longest range C C 0 38 Aug 31, 2020 04:29 AM
Last Post: C C
  Fastest car in the world Magical Realist 0 306 Nov 22, 2016 06:46 PM
Last Post: Magical Realist

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)