Take a look under the hood while an 8 second EV drag race car pushes nearly 1000BHP into two stock Netgain motors.

Take a look under the hood while an 8 second EV drag race car pushes nearly 1000BHP into two stock Netgain motors.

If you ever wondered how electric motors work under hard pressure in a drag vehicle, just look at the series wound motor (one of two) in John Metric’s Assault & Battery.

When we were viewing the recent record-setting run of 8.913 s @ 147.99 mph for a Street Legal EV, the motors were literally turning into plasma balls.

Superb video.

"Take a look under the hood while an 8 second EV drag race car pushes nearly 1000BHP into two stock Netgain motors."

And here we see a DC Plasma video from a few years ago: