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Peugeot EX1 sets fastest electric car lap at the 'Ring

by Aaron Richardson (RSS feed) on May 1st, 2011 at 11:20AM

2010 Peugeot EX1 Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery The Peugeot EX1 has whirred its way into the record books by lapping the 12-mile Nürburgring Nordschleife with a 9:01.338-minute run. According to Peugeot, that shatters the previous electric vehicle record at the track by an impressive 50 seconds. The fully-electric Pug, which debuted at the 2010 Paris Motor Show, averaged 85 mph on its record-setting run. Peugeot has promised to release photos and video of the EX1 at the Nordschleife, but for now we'll have to wait. The lightweight, four-wheel drive EX1 was... Read More

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