Saturday, August 30, 2014

KillaJoule - the world's fastest electric motorcycle - 241 mph!

Watch the record run at 241.901 mph that made KillaJoule the world's fastest electric motorcycle and the world's fastest sidecar motorcycle of any kind (including internal combustion). It is...

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KillaJoule - in the cockpit of the world's fastest electric motorcycle at 224 mph

Ever wondered how it is to pilot the "KillaJoule" - the world's fastest electric motorcycle and the world's fastest sidecar motorcycle (record of 240 mph)? Well, it is surprisingly undramatic....

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Thursday, August 28, 2014

The story behind Nelson Piquet?s Formula E drive

While teams and drivers were quietly testing at Donington Park – between the public pre-season tests – Nelson Piquet jr. revealed himself on social media. He tested the China Racing Formula E electric car twice before he completed the fifth and final pre-season test on August 19. ElectricAutosport.com asked the popular Brazilian driver a few […]The post The story behind Nelson Piquet’s Formula E drive appeared first on Ele ...

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

BT Sport joins ITV4 in the UK to air Formula E (highlights)

BT Sport is to televise extensive highlights of all 10 rounds of the 2014/2015 FIA Formula E Championship in the UK. In a deal brokered by the international media company MP &Silva, BT Sport will air a 60-minute programme in the week after each race. All shows will feature comprehensive coverage of the race, together […]The post BT Sport joins ITV4 in the UK to air Formula E (highlights) appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/bt-sport-joins-itv4-uk-air-fo

Paiksp?kas iekaro?ana turpin?s

Andra Dambja vad?tais elektroauto tehnolo?iju uz??mums eO ?ovasar k?uva par pirmo Latvijas autosporta komandu, kas sasniegusi fini?u le?end?raj?s Paiksp?kas kaln? brauk?anas sacens?b?s ASV. T?dej?di pilots J?nis Horeliks izpild?ja ?? gada galveno uzdevumu, un komanda jau ir uzs?kusi n?kam? automobi?a izstr?di. 26. august? pulksten 22:20 LTV7 kan?l? paredz?ta Tavs Auto sagatavot?s sacens?bu report??as pirmizr?de. ?trumsacens?bas pretim [… ...

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FB Blurb outs Brammo as bringing the RR to eMR Miller round

This is a quickie, but hopefully will wet your appetite for news coming out of this weekends Miller Motorsports Park’s round of the eMotoRacing series. Here’s the post from last week’s post on the Electric Racing group on facebook: eMotoRacing coming to BonnevilleGP at Miller Motorsports Park Aug 30/31. The Brammo Racing Team including the [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/27/fb-blurb-outs-brammo-as-bringing-the-rr-to-e

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

INSIGHT - Formula E and McLaren

Robert Llewellyn visits the McLaren Technology Centre to talk to Peter van Manen about their role providing the powertrain and electronics for the Formula E car.

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Robert Llewellyn visits the McLaren Technology Centre

Robert Llewellyn visits the McLaren Technology Centre to talk to Peter van Manen about their role providing the powertrain and electronics for the Formula E car.

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

Credit: fiaformulae

Monday, August 25, 2014

Press Release: University of Calgary to contest Miller round of eMR

Another university to rescue of electric motorcycle racing. Excellent. TEAM ZEUS of the UNIVERSITY of CALGARY to contest eMotoRacing event at Miller Motorsports Park Press Release: for immediate release   On August 29 – 31, eMotoRacing will hold it’s 8th race of the 2014 season at Miller Motorsports Park, Tooele, Utah. ?We have had a [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/25/press-release-university-of-calgary-to-conte

Ho-Pin Tung explains final Formula E testing duties

It was anticipated, but it took some time until Ho-Pin Tung showed up for one of the Formula E pre-season tests. However, despite limited mileage, the Chinese driver is lucky enough to entertain spectators on familiar ground in Beijing during the inaugural event of the electric racing series. He will be partnering Nelson Piquet jr. […]The post Ho-Pin Tung explains final Formula E testing duties appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/ho-pin-tung-explains-final-fo

Sunday, August 24, 2014

DHL solved Formula E?s logistical nightmare

By initiating a global championship for electric vehicles it raised the question how sustainable it really would be. One of these topics addresses transportation. How on earth can a racing series be called ‘green’ if you are having events in four continents? DHL is official founding and logistics partner of the FIA Formula E Championship […]The post DHL solved Formula E’s logistical nightmare appeared first on ElectricAuto ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/dhl-solved-formula-e-logistic

Friday, August 22, 2014

Formula E Beijing ePrix tickets now on sale

Tickets for the Beijing ePrix are now on sale! You are able to witness the inaugural event of the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship live from the grandstands. Save the date: 13 September 2014. Raceday tickets can be obtained from one of three outlets. Local fans can use the www.shuiniaoticket.com platform, whilst spectators outside of […]The post Formula E Beijing ePrix tickets now on sale appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/formula-e-beijing-eprix-ticke

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Press Release: Darvill Racing?s attack on the S100

Well, not the gas kicking adventure I had been rooting for, but a real good glimpse at reality. And again, it’s a proper length so . . .? Making-History-Ver-0.1 Related PostsPress Release: Darvill at Goodwood Festival of Speed, a must readMotoCzysz, Rutter, and the Isle of Man TT win the 2013 TT Zero [Updated]ERoadRacing post [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/22/3794

Nelson Piquet jr. and Ho-Pin Tung for China Racing in Formula E

Nelson Piquet jr. and Ho-Pin Tung will be driving the Team China Racing Formula E cars in the inaugural season of the all-electric championship. Meanwhile Spanish driver Antonio Garcia will act as the team?s official reserve driver for the first season. Piquet jr. is son of three time F1 world champion Nelson Piquet and has […]The post Nelson Piquet jr. and Ho-Pin Tung for China Racing in Formula E appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/nelson-piquet-jr-ho-pin-tung-

Will there be a tenth Formula E race? An explanation.

A gap on the ten round calendar of the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship was the result of the FIA’s decision made in April to remove Rio from the inaugural calendar. Rumours about a replacement city are popping up. But what will happen? One thing is clear: Formula E tries to incorporate a tenth city. […]The post Will there be a tenth Formula E race? An explanation. appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/will-there-be-a-tenth-formula

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Press Release: Darvill at Goodwood Festival of Speed, a must read

  You really do want to read this, but it’s a bit long so . . .? Goodwood-FoS-Ver-0.1 Related PostsPress Release: Darvill Sets Speed Record on a Saietta!eMotoRacing: Road America Race Report, June 7-8, 2014Press Release: Darvill gives Brammo Press day at Top Gear TrackRace results from Laguna SecaESBK Studios Special: Shelina Moreda Wraps up [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/21/press-release-darvill-at-goodwood-festival-o

BMW i8 Formula E safety car subject to approval

The BMW i8 was presented to guests and press as the official FIA Formula E Championship safety car at Donington Park on Tuesday. A formal announcement should follow shortly as the course cars are subject to approval. A team of technical specialists are testing two BMW’s i8 and two BMW i3 models with the aim […]The post BMW i8 Formula E safety car subject to approval appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/bmw-i8-formula-e-safety-car-s

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Press Release: Darvill gives Brammo Press day at Top Gear Track

  Top-Gear-Test-Track-Ver-0.1 Related PostsTTXGP Press release has schedule and interesting tidbit about Muench! Do you see what I see?TT Zero blurb from the IOM folksScoop city: Steve Atlas and Eric Bostrom to ride for Brammo at Laguna!Shelina gives the 250 Superbikes a Run for Their Money, AgainESBK Studios Special: Shelina Spills the Beans!Bostrom Fights Back [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/20/press-release-darvill-gives-brammo-press-day

Assault&Battery Dyno Runs - 1350ftlbs Torque 0-3000rpm

First time we got on the Dyno without tripping something out. We asked if they had strapped the car down tight. He had four huge straps on the rear end and four more on the front. He was confident...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i42vJN0SHhE&feature=youtube_gdat

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Formula E concludes pre-season testing: what happened + results

The fifth and final pre-season test day of the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship has been successful and all teams looked well prepared for the inaugural race that will be held in three weeks in Beijing. While e.Dams-Renault team topped most of the time sheets, there was more news to report. Takuma Sato stepped into […]The post Formula E concludes pre-season testing: what happened + results appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/formula-e-concludes-pre-seaso

Monday, August 18, 2014

Press Release: Darvill Racing to run European MotoE Series

  It looks like they are going to be the only production based bikes so far. But I say that as the second round has just finished up in Whales and I don’t really know what’s going on over there. Internet bites in the North Sea. MotoE-Press-Release-22_06_14-ver-0.2-NOT-FOR-PUBLIC-RELEASE-UNTIL-GOODWOOD Related PostsTT Zero Update [Edit]NA TTXGP Round 1: [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/19/press-release-darvill-racing-to-run-european

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Press Release: Darvill Sets Speed Record on a Saietta!

  OK, Discovery has Shark Week, so I’m gonna give what I call “Darvill Week” a go. Basically I am going to post up one of many of elmoto related press releases everyday this week. Not much to comment about as these pretty much say it all. But please comment on anything you would like [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/18/press-release-darvill-sets-speed-record-on-a

Renovo Motors reveals first all-electric American supercar (photos, video and specs)

Silicon Valley will now become the hub of electric supercars. After four-and-a-half years of secret development, Renovo Motors unveiled the first all-electric American supercar: the Renovo Coupe. Based on a modified Shelby SCX9000 Daytona chassis, the electric muscle car rockets from 0-100 km/h in just 3,4 seconds thanks to 1356 Nm torque that is instantly […]The post Renovo Motors reveals first all-electric American supercar (photos, video ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/renovo-motors-reveals-first-e

Venturi to realise 600+ km/h electric speed record

Venturi likes to take up a challenge. The Monaco-based manufacturer of electric sports cars and competitor in the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship is also known for its current land speed record with an electric vehicle. Set in 2010, the Venturi BB-2.5 reached 495 km/h. But improvements made on the new machine might take speed […]The post Venturi to realise 600+ km/h electric speed record appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/venturi-realise-600-kmh-elect

Saturday, August 16, 2014

eMotoRacing?s Review of the weekend at New Jersey and Arthur?s ride on VT?s ?Bolt

Better late than never? Hello again eRace Fans… ? ? New Jersey Motorsports Park is on?a rural peninsula that looks more like North Florida than the New York-like place I expected. The locals were friendly, the racetrack facility was awesome, and the course was technical and grippy…my kind of place. ?Even though this was my [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/16/emotoracings-review-of-the-weekend-at-new-je

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Hollywood Electrics to sell Brammo motorcycles again

You know, it has been a good long while since I have read something in the elmoto world that is far enough from my perception of what is, that it didn’t even register. This one caught me off guard. Like, when I first saw something on Facebook I dismissed it as there is something wrong [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/14/hollywood-electrics-to-sell-brammo-motorcycl

Formula E races live on CANAL+ in France

CANAL+ is to televise live coverage of all races in the new all-electric FIA Formula E Championship for the next three seasons. The pay-TV company will have exclusive broadcasting rights in France, along with Andorra and Monaco. In addition, they will air a delayed highlights programme reviewing the Formula E action together with pre-race build […]The post Formula E races live on CANAL+ in France appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/formula-e-races-live-canal-fr

Video: first look at the Beijing Formula E track

Regular visitors of ElectricAutosport.com have seen the digital race tracks of Buenos Aires and Punta del Este made by an Argentine video artist. The talented racing fan has now created a first look at the Beijing track were the all-electric Formula E Championship will race next month. The inaugural ePrix has been set around the […]The post Video: first look at the Beijing Formula E track appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/video-first-look-beijing-form

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Formula E - Drive the Future

Welcome to the official YouTube channel for the new all-electric FIA Formula E Championship. Formula E is a new FIA motorsport championship and the world's first fully-electric racing series....

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Top 3 possible Formula E safety cars

The all-electric FIA Formula E Championship already secured a promising line-up of teams and drivers, city centre venues and it will showcase new technology. One eye-catcher fans are waiting for is the safety car. It will be revealed during the final pre-season test at Donington Park, scheduled for August 19. The test day is free […]The post Top 3 possible Formula E safety cars appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/top-3-possible-formula-e-safe

Race Formula E in Forza Motorsport 5 (images + video)

Gaming fans can now experience the thrills of driving an all-electric racing car around some of the world?s best known circuits after the FIA Formula E Championship revealed its Spark-Renault SRT_01E is to feature in the top selling Forza Motorsport 5, available on Xbox One. Available as a free download in the Xbox Live marketplace, […]The post Race Formula E in Forza Motorsport 5 (images + video) appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/08/race-formula-e-forza-motorspo

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

So Close, Yet so Far

[Due to technical difficulties, or more likely user error, this never posted as it should have last week. My apologies to MotoE for not getting the word out on time] So here I am sitting in the Amsterdam Airport. Shortly after arriving I hooked my phone into the wifi in a desperate attempt to get [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/08/12/so-close-yet-so-far

Australian Electric Superbikes Series One DVD

Australian Electric Superbikes Series One DVD only $9.99 + shippingYou can now order the Series One DVD of Australian Electric Superbikes. This award nominated TV series is dedicated to demonstrating the viability of electric motorcycle racing and is a must see for all electric vehicle enthusiasts. Delivery world wide.??Tags: Australian Electric Superbike ...

Australian Electric Superbikes DVD available now

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