30 Jun '13, 9pm

Transportation | EV's Demonstrate Their Prowess on Pikes Peak - EV World

Transportation | EV's Demonstrate Their Prowess on Pikes Peak - EV World

EV's Demonstrate Their Prowess on Pikes Peak Tweet Driving what is rumored to be a multimillion dollar Peugeot 208, champion rally driver Sebastien Loeb smashed the record for fastest time to the top of 14,000 Pikes Peak in Colorado. From the base of the mountain, it took him just 8:46:978 minutes to cover the 12.42 miles to the top. All the other top-flight competitors couldn't break into the new 8-minute class Loeb just created. Most of the top five came in under 10 minutes, and one of them, Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima, driving his Sim-Drive-powered all-electric car, beating by five seconds the record he set in 2012 on the same twisting course driving a gasoline car. Record-setting "Monster" Tajima's Sim-Drive-powered electric car And he wasn't alone on the mountain, either. Some half-dozen electric cars competed with teams from Toyota, Mitsubishi and Honda, as well as a t...

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