Posts Tagged racing

Jaguar Formula E racer (source: AUTOSPORT via Formula E)

Jaguar Formula E Racer Spotted During Tests

Jaguar is preparing for the third season of the Formula E Championship.  Now,  the first pictures from tests at Mallory Park in UK were revealed by AUTOSPORT. Jaguar will join Formula E in the third season in October, in place of the Trulli Formula E Team, which withdrew from the…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 2

electric corvette

Electric Corvette Breaks Mile Record With 186.8 MPH Run-Video

Johnny Bohmer, professional driver, and passenger Bob Simpson, EV-Drive co-founder, hit 186.8 MPH down the 1-mile runway at NASA Shuttle Landing Facility at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The car, a Genovation GXE converted electric Corvette, was deemed the “Top Speed Street Legal Electric Car”. Genovation GXE…

2 months ago by Steven Loveday 0

Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport Concept

Volkswagen Hints At An Electric Class In World Rallycross

Volkswagen is eager to see all-electric racing in the World Rallycross format – we can’t disagree with their sentiment. Representatives from the German manufacturer would like to see at least an electric class put in place, or maybe even replace the current top category to demonstrate advances in electric vehicles powertrain…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 12

How Do Formula E Cars Work?

How Do Formula E Cars Work? – Video

Formula E rarely presents some true technical materials. But one of the recent videos is quick look at the electric racer – and while still not that much on the technical side, still with a look. “Ever wondered how the electric Formula E cars work? We show you how each component…

4 months ago by Mark Kane 2

Formula E Pre-season testing at Donington Park - Nico Prost (Renault e.dams team)

No Battery Competition In Formula E Until 2018/2019

FIA Formula E decided to postpone its planned battery competition previously scheduled for the third season. That means that all the teams will use cars with the same batteries, from a single manufacturer. The new date for the battery competition is season five (2018/2019). Until then, there will be new,…

7 months ago by Mark Kane 7

BMW i3 Versus Audi RS5

BMW i3 Versus Audi RS5 – Video

Loosely translated from German, the video description states: “This comparison is not purely to show how much potential there is in a pure electric car by bragging or anything, but…” Actually, we’re sort of surprised to see how well the BMW i3 fares against the much more powerful Audi RS5….

7 months ago by Electric CarsTV 7