Top 5 fastest electric cars
Most often, when we encounter news and articles depicteaza Flambeau and utopian future in which philosophy environmentalists and respect for the environment wins hands down against industrial interests and corporate prototypes of electric cars developed by various eco-enthusiasts are small , ugly and strange, and their dismal performance leaves much to be desired. However, there is a green fireball elite, a select group against whom even a Ferrari elegant and nervous fades and leaves.
1.Shelby SuperCars Aero EV: 0-100 km/h in 2,5 s.
It is a relatively new name entered the auto industry - the company was founded by Jerod Shelby very ambitious American billionaire, after only 10 years. Gathering around him an excellent team of designers and engineers young, talented Shelby managed to unseat the already famous Bugatti Veyron on its position as the fastest production car in the world by popular Aero TT - record approved by Guinness World Records on 9 October 2007, when American bolide reached no less than 413 km / h. Happy and motivated by this record, Shelby wanted to repeat performances of the vehicle, but this time in an eco-friendly option. In the middle of 2008, the fastest occur prototype green cars in the world, Aero EV.
2. Electric Datsun 1972: 0-100 km/h in 2,95 s.
Surprisingly, if the top were achieved after only two years on the leading position we have met with an electric car produced in 1972! Today, however, Electric Datsun is deposed, although there is still the podium, occupying an honorable second place. The sedan White Zombie, as nicknamed by its owner, was bought in 1985 for only 585 dollars by the American John Wayland. Immediately after the acquisition, it began to upgrade and tune their car, equipping it with no less than 60 lithium-ion batteries of 12 volts, which have swallowed the trunk and back seat of the car. 20 minutes it takes for the batteries to be charged at all times.
3. Wrightspeed X1: 0-100 km/h in 3,07 s.
The prototype looks like a hybrid between a car karting and one of the Indy-500, but is strong and already has a resume appetizing, being cheered in the famous show Top Gear, after 2 years, when he appeared in the landscape fireball green. It has also been the protagonist of an episode of the popular Discovery Channel series, MythBusters, in which, through 5 tests, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman wanted to demonstrate why a green car is better than a Ferrari. And they Resus: all 5 tests were won by X1.
4. 1X-75: 0-100 km/h in 3,1 s.
It is what might be called a ghost car. There seems to be a single parent in the world, which was discovered in New York in 2007, journalists from the US magazine Popular Mechanics. They have photos and videos and have posted on their website to demonstrate that Fatos "green" vehicle why she painted red is not just a chimera. Photography remained and spread on the Internet, but the moment I saw him L1X-75 in action straining their muscles disappeared.
5. AC Propulsion tzero Roadster: 0-100 km/h in 3,6 s.
It needs only 200 horsepower gushed with great nonchalance from 0 to 100 km / h thanks to the body her robust but easy. In addition, he made many victims, surpassing in drag competitions a bunch of Porsche 911, Corvette and even a few Ferrari F355, which beat savagely beating him almost 20 meters! TZero is produced by Californian company AC Propulsion has more autonomy than grandfatherof 482 km and the estimated cost $ 220,000. Price meteor could be but much more steep, as AC Propulsion has produced only three such prototypes in 2003 to prove that an electric car can be both fast and efficient, but dropped inexplicably plan to develop roadster is on the series. After 6 years, Tzero ranked 2 of the top.