27 Apr '13, 2pm

SRI tackling Baja's General Tire Mexican 1000 in an electric buggy [w/video]

NORRA "FORGES THE FUTURE" THIS WEEK VIA FIRST ALL-ELECTRIC OFF-ROAD RACE CAR TO CHALLENGE THE LEGENDARY BAJA PENNINSULA Since 1967, the National Off Road Racing Association's (NORRA) Mexican 1000 has been a significant environment for creativity and innovation in off-road motorsports. Thanks to the technical and industry credibility of hot rod pioneer and NORRA executive Don Francisco, the unique Baja competition quickly rose to prominence via the participation of stars like of Parnelli Jones, James Garner and Steve McQueen. Why? From its inception desert racing's wide-open environment gave the automotive industry a new forum for brilliant innovators like Vic Hickey to create the original "Baja Boot" and the legendary Olds 442 "Banshee". That unique hot rodding legacy will return in a wholly unique way as NORRA today announced the entry of the first ever all-electric off-r...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2013/04/27/sri-tackling-bajas-g...

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