Jaguar I-PACE electric race car-eTrophy Frankfurt Motor Show Jaguar Videos 

Jaguar I-PACE Electric Cars to Race in one-make eTrophy

Jaguar revealed the new I-PACE electric race car at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. 20 cars will race in a one-make eTrophy which will be run alongside Formula E during the 2018-19 season. In all, 10 races will be held during Formula E weekends. The Jaguar I-PACE can be seen as a electric touring car. It is powered by four electric motors – one at each end. The combined output of the setup is 395 hp and the electric motors produce 516 lb-ft of torque. A 90 kWh battery pack…

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Mercedes-AMG-Project-One-Frankfurt-2017-11 Mercedes-Benz News 

Mercedes’ Formula-E entry could spawn an Electric hypercar

Another day, another electric hypercar. We recently heard of Porsche’s potential successor to the 918 and Mclaren’s plans for the P1 replacement. Now, we have another one. Well, in this case, a potential Mercedes-AMG Project One successor.  Just how the Project One is built on top of Formula One technology, using the technology borrowed from Formula E (which Mercedes plans to enter in 2020) the brand could build a flagship all electric hypercar. When asked by Auto Express, if Formula E technology could power an all-electric Mercedes-AMG performance flagship, Dr. Dieter…

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Porsche 918 Spyder News Porsche 

Porsche 918 Successor to be an All-Electric Hypercar

While Mclaren has already announced that the replacement for the P1 will be all-electric, Porsche and Ferrari have kept relatively quiet about the successors of the 918 Spyder and LaFerrari. Now, Porsche has finally spoken up. Speaking to Autocar, Porsche R&D boss Michael Steiner revealed some details about the 918 successor.  Just that the news might not please fans. “Porsche has never had a plan to bring out a super sports car on a regular cycle,” said Steiner. Considering that the 918 arrived nine years after the Carrera GT was introduced,…

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Rimac Concept One-Goodwood hill climb Record Rimac Videos 

Rimac Concept_One sets new Electric Car Record at Goodwood

Remember the electric car that Richard Hammond crashed while filming The Grand Tour? Well, that car just set a new electric car record at the Goodwood hill climb. The Rimac Concept_One charged up the hill albeit almost silently. It registered a time of 54.89 sec making it the fastest electric car ever at the famous hill climb event. It was Rimac’s first time at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The car they brought to the event belonged to a customer, so their chief test driver Miroslav Zrncevic had to be…

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NextEV Nio EP9 Nurburgring Lap Record News NextEV 

NextEV Nio EP9 Sets New Street-Legal Nurburgring Lap Record

Nio EP9 electric hypercar recently set a new Nurburgring lap record making it the fastest electric car to lap the ‘Green Hell’. Now, NextEV- the company behind the Nio EP9 have done it again. This time, laying claim to the ultimate production car lap record. NextEV’s Nio EP9 broke the previous Nurburgring lap record held by the Radical SR8LM by 2.1 sec. The Nio EP9 set a lap time of 6 min 45.9 sec. However, that’s still 35 seconds off the fastest ever lap of the ‘Ring which was set by Stefan Bellof…

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nextev-nio-ep9-electric-supercar-3 News NextEV 

World’s Fastest Electric Car Sets New Records at Circuit of The Americas

Chinese startup NextEV revealed their first electric supercar in November last year. The Nio EP9 has already been around the Nurburgring in record time. Now, the world’s fastest electric car just set new records at the Circuit of the Americas. Out of the two records set at COTA over the weekend, one was set with no driver at the wheel. That’s right, the Nio EP9 became the first autonomous car to lap COTA. It registered a lap time of 2 min 40.33 sec and was able to achieve a top…

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Singapore's Dendrobium Electric Hypercar-Williams F1-Geneva Motor Show-1 Geneva Motor Show News 

Dendrobium is Singapore’s First Electric Hypercar

Dendrobium is Singapore’s first hypercar. The all-electric hypercar will be unveiled in concept form at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. Built by Vanda Electronics, the car has been co-developed with Williams Advanced Engineering who bring the latest F1 technologies to the table. Williams F1 has played a key role in the development of the Dendrobium electric hypercar. Aerodynamics has been just one of the branches where Williams’ know-how helped finalize the shape of the Dendrobium. The car has been designed for maximum downforce and that shows in the images released…

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nextev-nio-ep9-electric-supercar-2 News NextEV 

NextEV Nio EP9 Electric Supercar Sets Nurburgring Lap Record

Chinese start-up firm NextEV has revealed their latest electric supercar. The Nio EP9 was unveiled at a function in London. With this, the shroud of mystery has lifted off the Nio EP9 electric supercar and it has arrived with a bang! NextEV also confirmed the Nio EP9’s record setting Nurburgring lap time during the event. The car was spotted at the ‘Ring recently, however no one expected it to break the lap record for electric cars. According to makers, the Nio EP9 completed the lap of the Green Hell in…

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Rimac Concept One vs Ferrari LaFerrari Ferrari Rimac Videos 

This Electric Car Destroys LaFerrari in a Straight Line

You may have seen a lot of videos of the Tesla Model S P90D destroying some of the fastest gasoline powered supercars on the planet. But, this one is different. Yes, it does have a Tesla for comparison, but it’s more about the Rimac Concept One electric hypercar. With over 1000 hp, the Rimac is way more powerful for the Tesla to beat even in ‘Ludicrous Mode’. Now, how will the Rimac Concept One fare against a proper hypercar? In this case, it’s a Ferrari LaFerrari just under 1000 hp. Rimac Concept One…

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Genovation GXE Corvette Z06 Electric Car Top Speed Record Chevrolet Videos 

Fastest Electric Car in the US is a Corvette Z06

Electric cars seem to be slow, impractical and boring for the average petrolhead. With advancement in technology, that’s about to change. Tesla’s aptly named ‘Ludicrous’ mode is an example of how exciting these cars can actually be. But, when it comes to outright speed, a Chevy Corvette is the new fastest electric car in the US. A Corvette powered by a 6.2-liter V8 is perhaps ideal to troll the green party. At a cost of $290,000 Genovation eXtreme Electric will transform your V8 Corvette into an all-electric supercar with a top speed…

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