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Monte Carlo Rally Goes Electric, Renault Zoe Takes Victory

Monte Carlo Rally Goes Electric, Renault Zoe Takes Victory

Whether on legs, horses or motor vehicles, mankind has always had an insatiable desire to go quicker than its neighbor. That desire hasn't stopped with the advent of electric vehicles. If anything, it's intensified, given the additional challenge of going further than your competitors on less... read more

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Nissan’s three-cylinder engine for its ZEOD RC electrified Le Mans car

Nissan Reveals Tiny Engine For Electric ZEOD Le Mans Racer

Downsizing isn't just a concept reserved for road-going vehicles--the world of motor racing is adopting the theory too. Smaller engines, turbocharging and hybrid technology... read more January 28, 2014 by 


 
Nissan ZEOD RC

Nissan ZEOD RC Electric Race Car Dresses For The Track (Video)

Last week, Nissan announced it had chosen a development driver for its ZEOD RC electric race car project, Spanish gamer-turned-racer, Lucas Ordóñez. This week... read more August 30, 2013 by 


 
Nissan ZEOD RC electric race car live photos, 24 Hours of Le Mans, 2013

Electric Race Cars, From The Dragstrip To Pikes Peak (Photo Gallery)

Electric cars are certainly becoming a more familiar sight on the roads these days, but in the ultra-competitive world of professional motor sport they're also beginning to... read more July 19, 2013 by  1


 
Formula E electric race car

Formula E Electric Racing Schedule Confirmed For 2014

The last venue for 2014's Formula E electric racing series has finally be confirmed, taking place in the German capital, Berlin. It's the tenth and final location set to host... read more July 15, 2013 by 


 
AMZ Racing Team's Formula Student electric racing car (Image: AMZ Racing Team)

Electric Race Car Victorious In Student Motorsport Event

Want to know where the next generation of race car engineers are going to come from? Chances are they'll have taken part in one of the many Formula Student at some point... read more July 13, 2013 by  4


 
Bluebird DC50 electric sports car

Famous Bluebird Name To Grace New Electric Sports Car

Few names evoke speed more than Bluebird, a moniker associated with a long string of vehicles faster than any other on the planet. It seems right then that the family with... read more July 9, 2013 by 


 
Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution II at the 2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Pikes Peak Electric Car Contenders: How They Finished

News at the famous Pikes Peak International Hill Climb was dominated by nine-times World Rally Champion Sébastien Loeb's domination in the Peugeot 208 T16, setting a... read more July 2, 2013 by  3


 
Audi R18 e-tron quattro, 24 Hours of Le Mans, 2013

Audi e-Tron Quattro Diesel Hybrid Race Car Wins Le Mans 24 Hours Race

Audi has continued its dominant run at the world's most famous endurance race, winning the Le Mans 24 Hours on Sunday. The team's twelfth Le Mans victory is also the second... read more June 25, 2013 by 


 
Mitsubishi i-MiEV Evolution Pikes Peak racer

Mitsubishi Reveals Its Crazy Pikes Peak i-MiEV Electric Racer

We've already brought you news of Mitsubishi's two challengers for this year's Pikes Peak hillclimb, but now the Japanese firm has revealed its purpose-built prototype, set... read more May 21, 2012 by 


 
The All Electric Drift Car (AEDC) concept.

Contest Promotes Soon-To-Be-Born Sport Of Electric Drifting

This much is clear: as long as there are cars, there will be people who want to race them. While the bulk of today’s racing takes place in fossil-fuel-powered... read more March 27, 2012 by  3


 
2011 Nissan Leaf SL

Nissan Leaf Enters Autocross, Gives Electrifying Performance

In the fourteen months since Nissan launched the all-electric Leaf, we’ve seen owners do just about everything with their green ride, from dressing them up for... read more February 21, 2012 by  3


 
Lola-Drayson ALMS All-Electric B12/69EV Racecar Prototype

Le Mans Champions Make Electric Car Racing Real With 200MPH Car

Back in December, we told you about a brand new electric race car that Former American Le Mans Series veterans Drayson Racing were planning on unveiling at the 2012 Low... read more January 12, 2012 by  1


 
Black Current III Electric VW Dragster

Electric Drag Racing Now Embraced By The IHRA

When it comes to drag racing in the United States, the National Hot Rod Association, or NHRA, is the 800-pound gorilla that dominates the sport. The IHRA, or International... read more December 28, 2011 by  6


 
Formulec EF01 Electric Racing Car

FIA Officially Calls For Entrants In Electric Formula E Race Series

It’s official: the largest FIA is creating a racing series devoted to the electric car. Called the Formula E, the series will launch in 2013 and is expected to attract... read more August 26, 2011 by  1


 
Toyota electric race car prototype live photos - Copyright High Gear Media

Toyota's Electric 'Ring Racer: Japanese Maker Sets Up EV Hot-Rod Business

There’s a new race among automakers and independent startups all around the world, and that is to be the leader in the advanced world of high-performance electric cars... read more August 25, 2011 by  2


 
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