Video: EV West Electric BMW M3 Smokes the Competition at EVCCON 2013

4 years ago by Electric CarsTV 3

The third annual Electric Vehicle Conversion Convention (EVCCON) was held August 6 through August 11 in Missouri.

EV West BMW M3 Racing

EV West BMW M3 Racing

This annual gathering brings together the electric vehicle conversion enthusiasts for “nearly a week of educational sessions, shopwork, autocross and drag races, car shows, and general EV mayhem,” says EVCCON’s website.

Now that the event is over (until next year, that is), we can reveal that the EV West crew, with its converted electric M3, swept all the racing action.

This was the first year that EV West attended the event, so to win all the races is certainly an achievement.

Before pushing you off to view that race-filled video, we should point out that EV West’s M3 put out like 342 hp and 850 pound-feet of torque!!!  Enjoy.

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3 responses to "Video: EV West Electric BMW M3 Smokes the Competition at EVCCON 2013"

  1. Anderlan says:

    Well that looks like fun. EVs don’t pause for breaths!

  2. James M says:

    Come on Tesla, where were you?

    1. martinwinlow says:

      The clue is in the question… “… conversion…” MW