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Mark Webber got behind the wheel of the new Mission E for the first time on Porsche’s test track at Weissach. Are you curious about his impressions? Watch this video to find out.
After months of promises, VW has formally unveiled its electric Pikes Peak race car… and its performance might be surprising even in light of earlier hype. The I.D. R Pikes Peak is built to smash Pikes Peak’s EV record of 8 minutes and 57 seconds not through brute force, but by achieving a finely tuned power-to-weight ratio. While the 680HP two-motor powerplant may not sound like much when the existing record holder (Drive eO’s PP100) packed a whopping 1,596HP, VW’s vehicle will weigh under 2,500lbs versus 2,646lbs for its archrival.
Combine that with potentially better aerodynamics (the VW car is closer to a Le Mans car than the usual hill climber) and the result is an EV that can outperform some of the fastest race cars. With a 0-60MPH time of … More
A couple of weeks ago Gee, Rach and Charlie headed out to San Remo with top technicians Joe and Pete plus Rachel’s boyfriend Olly for a couple of days testing!
But work on the Trek bikes had to wait until the team had tested a couple of e-bike rentals around the town…
A little bit of snow on the ground didn’t get in the way of some awesome days’ riding in the winter sunshine – the trails were dry, dusty, rocky and rooty – join in the fun!