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Rimac races Concept_One against Porsche 918

Zaps through the 1/4-mile in 9.9 seconds.

The Rimac Concept_One met its speedy friend, the Porsche 918 at a dragstrip in the Detroit area the other day. This is what happened.

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Victory Motorcycles surprises with new electric bike for TT Zero race

The 2016 TT Zero just got more interesting as the all-electric Victory RR is revealed. But is it a Mugen slayer?

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Couple sets drag-racing records in Tesla Model S and X

Their love is ludicrous (mode).

It's Tesla Model S versus Tesla Model X and husband versus wife as this couple takes to the drag strip for her first time.

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Meet the two fastest cars at Pikes Peak 2015

Rimac, Drive eO Come In For A Video

We catch up with the men behind the two fastest car at Pikes Peak 2015, both of which happen to be electric, and get some engineering insight.

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Watch the Flux Capacitor make its drag strip debut

Little EV Topps Out At More Than 101 MPH, Roasts Tires

Rebuilt Enfield 8000 aka "Flux Capacitor" shows off its speed in six-minute video.

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Monster Tajima teams with Rimac on megawatt Pikes Peak racer

Sets Up Millen Versus Monster Rematch

Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima has teamed up with Rimac Automobili to buff his all-wheel-drive E-Runner to megawatt status in an effort to thwart rival Rhys Millen at Pikes Peak.

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca awaits your EV at Refuel 2015

Run It, Race It, Relish It

Attention electric vehicle owners and enthusiasts! The Refuel 2015 date has been announced, and so it's time to check out what's on this year's battery-powered high-speed agenda.

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Michelin experts talk electric racing, Pilot Sport EV

RFID Chips And Other Formula E Tire Surprises

We spent some quality time in the Michelin tire tent at the Long Beach round of the Formula E Championship learning about tires and, more specifically, the unique rubber that makes this electric series go round.

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2015 Sarolea SP7 debuts ahead of the TT Zero

The Return Of The Dark Horse

Last year the Saroléa SP7 electric motorcycle missed the TT Zero podium by a fraction of a second. Now, the resurrected Belgian brand is back with a bettered black beauty in another bid for bragging rights.

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And the winner of the Formula E at Long Beach is ... [Spoilers]

The Formula E race at Long Beach, California has been run and someone has taken his first win in the electric racing series with a real fairy tale finish. We're spoiler free here, but just click through to see the winner.

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Nicolas Prost wins Formula E race in Miami

Nicolas Prost moves to the top of the Formula E rankings with a big win in Miami. Second-place Scott Speed has an impressive debut in the electric racing series.

Tesla Model S P85D gets pitted against a... snowmobile?

New video answers gripping question of which is quicker off the line on a frozen lake – a Tesla Model S P85D, or a snowmobile.

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Trophée Andros Electrique starts sixth snowy season [w/video]

There exists a special kind of autosport that sometimes sees drivers approaching turns backwards – on purpose. Welcome to the world of ice racing, where in France, they've put an electric twist on things. The Trophée Andros Electrique puts battery-powered vehicular ballet on display as it winds through the mountainous regions of the French Republic, stopping at seven snowy tracks along the way.

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Refuel 2014: the best way to spend a summer's day in California

Even If We Didn't Get Behind The Wheel

What's the best way to spend a summer day in California? If you're an electric vehicle enthusiast, there can only be one answer: the annual Refuel event at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. This is the second year I've been fortunate enough to attend – thanks to an invitation from Speed Ventures, the outfit behind this battery-powered extravaganz

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Refuel 2014: Shane Turpin sets SportElectric TT record aboard Brammo Empulse RR [w/video]

The faded blue eyes of the corner worker lit up and his tanned face, furrows plowed deep by the California sun, cracked a bemused smile as the Brammo Empulse RR, like a yanagi blade taking a sliver of sashimi from a fresh fillet, smoothly sliced its way through the corkscrew. Minutes earlier, I'd overheard his thin lips spit out a lament about racing without its traditional sonic hy

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Watch a new electric record get set in Mt. Washington hill climb

Tim O'Neil Races To The Clouds In Entropy's EVSR

Many have climbed New Hampshire's Mount Washington, and have the bumper sticker to prove it. Few, though, have scaled its majestic heights quite as quickly as Tim O'Neil recently did in the EVSR (electric vehicle sports racer) from Entropy Racing.

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Formula E acquiring Rimac Concept_One, will give rides

Every job has its perks, but some are perkier than others. Take, for example, the race director of the FIA Formula E series. Not only will this lucky individual get to travel around the world, introducing different cities to top-level electric road racing, they also will have a very exclusive company car: the Concept_One from Domenick Yoney

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John McGuinness makes record-breaking poetry aboard Mugen Shinden San

John McGuinness is a poet like no other. Invoking passion like Neruda using only the twisty, timeworn vocabulary of the Snaefell Mountain Course, the Morecambe Missile can best be heard crafting his boisterous verse during the annual TT races when standing alongside the 37.7-mile asphalt ribbon that weaves its way through the towns and villages of the Isle of

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NEDRA reviews Garlits' electric dragster runs, awards record [w/video]

The National Electric Drag Racing Association (NEDRA) is the official book keeper for the battery-powered few that are successful in their quest for quicker quickness. It's pretty fastidious about getting all the facts and documentation together before engraving those records in stone, and so sometimes it takes a while before they dig out the ol' chisel and mallet. Case in point: the Domenick Yoney

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eMotoRacing brings wheel-to-wheel electric motorcycle action to Sonoma Raceway

It's been a while since we've seen exciting wheel-to-wheel electric motorcycle road-racing action, but we're glad to say the drought has ended. It was just one simple camera attached to the Brammo Empulse R ridden by Ricky Orlando, but it captured an epic battle that played out on the asphalt of Sonoma Raceway during the fourth round of the newly-founded Domenick Yoney

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