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The Tesla Roadster – Electric Dream Car

Speed; 125 mph (201 km/h) 221 miles (356 km) range without charging Full-charge time: 3½ hours.!!!! Estimated life: over 100000 miles (160000 km). (worst case scenario many batterys have shown to triple there battery life) less than {video_description}.01/mile approximatly so for a rough equation of how much money your saving. what would cost a 90$ in gas would cost 1 quarter in electricity! and for an electric car 0 to 60 in 5 seconds is pretty damn amazing. 0 emmisions = priceless

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New Electric Car Unveiled in Japan

Japans Mitsubishi Motors has just unveiled its new i-MiEV electric car. The vehicle is priced at just over 47000 US dollars, less than other rival electric cars but still a hefty price compared to popular hybrid combined gas-electric vehicles. Plug it in, charge it up and drive it away. The new age of EVs, or electric vehicles, has come along and Japan’s Mitsubishi Motors hopes the new I-MiEV will energize the otherwise slow electric car business. Mass production has already begun with over …

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Electric cars of the future.

Mitsubishi Motors will sell its iMiev EV beginning in 2009. In 2007, Miles Electric Vehicles announced that it would produce a highway-speed all-electric sedan named the XS500. In early 2008, Dodge announced an electric concept car called Dodge Zeo. In May 2008 Nissan Motor Company announced plans to sell an electric car in the US and Japan by 2010. Other automakers like Fuji Heavy Industries are testing versions of electric cars, and General Motors and Toyota are working on battery-powered …

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Electric car vs Ferrari

Electric car vs Ferrari Porsche Carerra GT electric-vehicles-cars-bikes.blogspot.comOnly about 15% of the energy from the fuel you put in your tank gets used to move your car down the road or run useful accessories, such as air conditioning. The rest of the energy is lost to engine and drive line inefficiencies and idling. Therefore, the potential to improve fuel efficiency with advanced technologies is enormous. With an Electric Car it costs just .00 per 100kms with MUCH more performance …

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WHEA Electric Car

High school students learn a variety of academic, communication, and teamwork skills when they build and race a car for the Hawaiian Electric Electron Marathon

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