Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Electric successes from Delft (NL): watch out for this hydrogen racer

Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands has a special department called ‘D:Dream Hall’ were students are...The post Electric successes from Delft (NL): watch out for this hydrogen racer appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/electric-successes-from-delft

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

REGEN POT

Rotary regen pot fitted to clutch pedal with micro switch.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I4oxzwa5NeQ&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: ripperton

Hong Kong authorities struggling with proposed Formula E track layout

The FIA and authorities in Hong Kong haven’t reached an agreement yet to host the Formula E...The post Hong Kong authorities struggling with proposed Formula E track layout appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/hong-kong-authorities-struggl

Monday, October 28, 2013

Sunday, October 27, 2013

My Edited Video

I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtube.com/editor)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nEvM7lJcaR4&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: dcplasmaracing

Assault&Battery Shreds a new pair of Hoosier QT Pro 28X14.5

We turned the power up here and the car was just shredding the tires unlike anything we have seen before. Second gear too.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fjxj1BWx_pw&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: dcplasmaracing

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Ripperton Mira WalkAround

Ripperton Mira WalkAround and motor spin.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CfFK6b7812Y&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: ripperton

Alain Prost teams up with Dams to secure fifth Formula E entry

Four-time Formula One World Champion Alain Prost has joined forces with Jean-Paul Driot, founder of leading GP2...The post Alain Prost teams up with Dams to secure fifth Formula E entry appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/alain-prost-teams-up-with-dam

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

[Article 3370]Press Release: Zero's New Logo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ZERO MOTORCYCLES LAUNCHES NEW LOGO -- New Logo, Color Palette and Heritage Mark to Showcase Evolution of Electric Motorcycle Company -- SANTA CRUZ, Calif., (22nd October 2013) -- Zero Motorcycles, the global leader in the electric motorcycle industry, today announced the launch of an all-new branding campaign to coincide with the launch of their [… ...

http://esbk.co/2013/10/24/press-release-zeros-new-logo

Lonestar Motorsports Park Slow Motion take Off 1.31 60 ft

I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtube.com/editor)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rD5h75eq-vA&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: dcplasmaracing

Quimera and Altran to build the battery-electric AEGT Evo2 race car

Pushing the boundaries of new technologies. That’s the purpose of racing and that is what the Spanish...The post Quimera and Altran to build the battery-electric AEGT Evo2 race car appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/quimera-and-altran-to-build-t

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

[Article 3374]Coming November 1st, 2013: Subscriptions and Pay-To-Download

Hello all.  Soon this site will become a pay site.  But it won’t be completely locked down, and I feel the prices are very reasonable.  Here’s the details.  For $10 you get access to every podcast on the site for a whole year.  Or you can pay $.50 and be able to listen or download [… ...

http://esbk.co/2013/10/22/coming-november-1st-2013-subscriptions-and-p

Mira 1st Drive

Motor Bay view of test drive of Ripperton Mira Inboard Hub Motors. Motors are mounted on subframe which is rubber mounted to chassis. Camera is mounted on co...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLdwwbzExrA&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: ripperton

Monday, October 21, 2013

Nissan Leaf Nismo RC would get an extra battery when it races

The Nissan Leaf Nismo RC is the ‘race version’ of the normal Nissan Leaf. Besides some extra...The post Nissan Leaf Nismo RC would get an extra battery when it races appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/nissan-leaf-nismo-rc-would-ge

Guide to Formula E: Car Powertrain

Want to know more about the electric powertrain for the new Formula E car? Jack Nicholls guides you through all the partners involved with Williams, McLaren and Renault. www.fiaformulae.com.

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Sunday, October 20, 2013

[Article 3060]My '86 VF500F Interceptor Update

  Some of you (OK, maybe it’s only Domenick) have some interest in the progress of my 500 Interceptor project.  It’s not much of a project in that I just need a vehicle other than a bicycle.  Well, because I have some truly talented and awesome friends these really nasty carbs are getting the royal [… ...

http://esbk.co/2013/10/21/my-86-vf500f-interceptor-update

Multiple video reviews of the World Solar Challenge 2013

The 3020 kilometre journey by solar powered vehicles have been completed mid October 2013. The biyearly Bridgestone...The post Multiple video reviews of the World Solar Challenge 2013 appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/beste-videos-terugblik-solar-

Friday, October 18, 2013

Volterra 2013, Energica Official Press Test - BPER Energica International Vip&Charity Event

The first Energica Press test among Tuscany roads, for 7 international journalists/ il primo test stampa ufficiale di Energica in esclusiva per 7 testate internazionali: Wes Siler - Ride Apart,...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kn14hAkbQUw&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: crpgroup

Videos and specs: Introducing the ELMOFO electric Radical SR8

Le Mans type racers are popular vehicles to transform into an electric race monster. We have seen...The post Videos and specs: Introducing the ELMOFO electric Radical SR8 appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/videos-and-specs-introducing-

Thursday, October 17, 2013

[Article 3058]Heads up on 2014 Y'All. More Speculation, but this Time with Help.

So I guess when I get the bug I get the bug.  The 2014 bicycle product launch chaos is dying down as folks actually get those bikes in their grubby little hands.  And I KNOW the Brammo and Zero guys know what I’m talking about.  If I ever get to visit Moto Zero or the [… ...

http://esbk.co/2013/10/18/heads-up-on-2014-yall-more-speculation-but-t

The Story of Formula E...

Check out the second instalment in our cartoon series...this time see what Formula E is all about! www.fiaformulae.com.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rXURB4klU0E&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: fiaformulae

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Official: the unveiling of the Nissan ZEOD RC electric Le Mans vehicle (+ photos and videos)

After an intense eight months of development, design and construction, Nissan revolutionary Nissan ZEOD RC vehicle –...The post Official: the unveiling of the Nissan ZEOD RC electric Le Mans vehicle (+ photos and videos) appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/official-the-unveiling-the-ni

SECOND TEST RIDE

ELECTRIC QUAD BIKE SECOND TEST RIDE AT WINDSOR BEACH HAWKSBURY RIVER.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1_gYs4mlQxs&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: ripperton

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

[Article 3025]Spoiled, and now Jaded and Uninspired

If you are wondering what is going on with this blog, and I’ve received e-mails from folks so some of you do (and they are very much appreciated) the simple answer is I ran out of motivation.  Same thing happened at the same time last year right when next year’s bicycle lines are released.  I [… ...

http://esbk.co/2013/10/16/spoiled-and-now-jaded-and-uninspired

Monday, October 14, 2013

Video: ELMOFO Electric Radical SR8 Hits the Track

There simply no way we could pass on this one. Did you see that name? ELMOFO… Allow us to translate. The Spanish word "El" = "The" in English. And Mofo = two words we'd rather not say. It a bold choice going with a name like that, but apparently Australia ELMOFO group has a sense [... ...

http://insideevs.com/video-elmofo-electric-radical-sr8-hits-the-track

Assault&Battery 9.12 by Kevin Douglass

We ran 9.122 against a very nice Yellow 1st gen camaro Z28. We beat him but more importantly we repeated the previous run to back up the record attempt. Here...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHIwRecDmWA&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: dcplasmaracing

Sunday, October 13, 2013

Assault&Battery

Video by Kevin Douglass Car gets sideways here.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0FO89j7Dtw&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: dcplasmaracing

WSC13 Award Ceremony: Solar Team Eindhoven wins prestigious Cruiser Class

Solar Team Eindhoven has been awarded with the overall win of the 2013 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge...The post WSC13 Award Ceremony: Solar Team Eindhoven wins prestigious Cruiser Class appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/wsc13-award-ceremony-solar-te

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Assault&Battery

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHzaM2Ogc7Y&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: dcplasmaracing

Assault&Battery

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yoMO0psRS6M&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: dcplasmaracing

Assault&Battery

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C4oK42Z-r_I&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: dcplasmaracing

WSC13 Cruiser Class practicality judgement under way: tension increases

While the competitors of the 2013 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge have finished in Adelaide after an epic...The post WSC13 Cruiser Class practicality judgement under way: tension increases appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/wsc13-cruiser-class-practical

Assault&Battery Runs twin 9.1 runs at Royal Purple Raceway

Assault&Battery ran two runs of 9.12 and 9.16 to break the XS/A2 world record and in fact the fastest doorslammer ETs for any EV in any class. Lonestar EV Ra...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZTQA35dBzvA&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: dcplasmaracing

Friday, October 11, 2013

Blog: Why Formula E targets a different audience: like it or disgust it

Social media has great power nowadays to share new ideas, like a battery electric championship for example:...The post Blog: Why Formula E targets a different audience: like it or disgust it appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/blog-why-formula-e-targets-a-

Results World Solar Challenge day 6: Sunswift or Solar Team Eindhoven might win Cruiser Class

Most of the 2013 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge competitors are arriving today in Adelaide after a journey...The post Results World Solar Challenge day 6: Sunswift or Solar Team Eindhoven might win Cruiser Class appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/results-world-solar-challenge

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Extensive broadcasting for FIA Formula E -- onboard cameras, 3D graphics, etc.

The FIA Formula E Championship announced that Aurora Media Worldwide (AMW) has been selected to be the...The post Extensive broadcasting for FIA Formula E – onboard cameras, 3D graphics, etc. appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/extensive-broadcasting-for-fi

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Nuon Solar Team from TU Delft wins 2013 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge (+ results day 5)

Nuon Solar Team from the Delft University of Technology has won – for the fifth time –...The post Nuon Solar Team from TU Delft wins 2013 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge (+ results day 5) appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/nuon-solar-team-from-tu-delft

Results World Solar Challenge Day 4: Teams overcome crosswinds -- Nuna7 leads

The Nuon Solar Team leads the 2013 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge after four days. The Dutch team...The post Results World Solar Challenge Day 4: Teams overcome crosswinds – Nuna7 leads appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/results-world-solar-challenge

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Electric RaceAbout Vastly Improves Its Time at Nürburgring Nordschleife (w/video)

The Metropolia Electric RaceAbout team from Finland announced a new, greatly improved, lap time at the Nürburgring Nordschleife track. This month, ERA was able to do the full circuit in 8:23.56, almost 20 seconds faster than its 8:42.72 record from 2011. While this time is not as quick as the Mercedes SLS AMG Coupé Electric [... ...

http://insideevs.com/electric-raceabout-vastly-improves-its-time-at-nu

Guide to Formula E: Link to electric roadcars

One of the main aims of the new FIA Formula E Championship is to promote electric vehicles and to accelerate the technology currently used. Here's how... www...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2uKRB0HwkE&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: fiaformulae

Results World Solar Challenge 2013 day 3: Who can stop the Dutch?

A slightly shorter stage on day three of the 2013 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge meant maximum speed...The post Results World Solar Challenge 2013 day 3: Who can stop the Dutch? appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/results-world-solar-challenge

Monday, October 7, 2013

WSC13: Calculation of the Cruiser Class standings explained

The day to day standings of the Cruiser Class in the 2013 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge are...The post WSC13: Calculation of the Cruiser Class standings explained appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/wsc13-calculation-the-cruiser

Results World Solar Challenge day 2: Delft leads as Tokai attacks

Tokai University, winner of the 2011 World Solar Challenge was in attack mode today. The students team...The post Results World Solar Challenge day 2: Delft leads as Tokai attacks appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/results-world-solar-challenge

Sunday, October 6, 2013

Results World Solar Challenge day 1: Nuon Solar Team tops

Incredible performances today during the first day of the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2013. 38 teams started...The post Results World Solar Challenge day 1: Nuon Solar Team tops appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/results-world-solar-challenge

Friday, October 4, 2013

Qualifying results of the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2013

Team Arrow from Queensland University of Technology has set the best time during a qualifying lap at...The post Qualifying results of the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2013 appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/qualifying-results-the-bridge

The electric Venturi VBB-3 must exceed 600 km/h by 2014 (+video)

Since the first cars drove through the streets, speed records have been set. Nowadays record attempts are...The post The electric Venturi VBB-3 must exceed 600 km/h by 2014 (+video) appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/the-electric-venturi-vbb-3-mu

Thursday, October 3, 2013

‘DTM Team Rosberg wants to enter the FIA Formula E Championship'

Another great motorsports name is linked to the FIA Formula E Championship, the new battery electric single...The post ‘DTM Team Rosberg wants to enter the FIA Formula E Championship’ appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/team-rosberg-wants-to-enter-t

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Preview and guide: Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2013

The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge is a 3000 kilometre race from North to South Australia with 40...The post Preview and guide: Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2013 appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/preview-and-guide-bridgestone

Blog: the challenges Formula E faces concerning city tracks

The FIA Formula E Championship published its first preliminary calendar for its inaugural season recently, announcing ten...The post Blog: the challenges Formula E faces concerning city tracks appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero emission racing ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2013/10/blog-the-challenges-formula-e