Speed Records include every kind of alternative energy powered vehicles and in fact there are a lot of electric cars, electric motorcycles and electric bikes that signed important records. The most important wrote the history of the world cars records, when the electric car named Jamais Contente driven by Camille Jenatzy for the first time passed over the 100 km/h barrier. It happened on 29th April 1899 in Achères: Camille Jenatzy reached the top speed of 105.88 km/h (65.79 mph).
Rider Zef Eisenberg with a MADMAX Team set a new electric motorcycle record last weekend (21-22 September 2019) at the Straightliners ACU/FIM at Elvington, North Yorkshire. World Speed Records event of Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme […]
French driver Romain Dumas with Volkswagen ID.R needed 7m38s585 to conquers the 99 hairpins on the 10,906 km to sign the record on the “Big Gate Road” in China. An extraordinary drive on the limit, […]
The mythical “Heaven’s Gate” in Tianmen Mountain is deeply rooted in Chinese mythology and Volkswagen plan to set a record for ascending with electric ID.R. The 1,519-metre mountain in the south of the country is […]
The Volkswagen ID.R will sport a special red livery for its record attempt on Tianmen Mountain and the Big Gate Road in China. The red stands for the fully-electric, 500-kW (680-PS) prototype’s ﬁfth record attempt, […]