Tag Archive: electric car

CUPRA creates a new path in the TCR series

  7 months ago     124 Views     Comments Off on CUPRA creates a new path in the TCR series  

Martorell, 21 October 2018. - The new era of touring car competition has officially started today – WSC Technology has presented the ETCR series, the first ever electric, multi-brand touring car championship that will kick off in 2020. With the e-Racer, CUPRA has done a pioneering work in the TCR racing history by building the first touring car that complies with the requirements of the new ETCR championship starting in 2020. During the past months, the CUPRA team has conducted exhaustive performance tests, confirming the great success. Although the e-Racer weights 400 kilos more than the current CUPRA TCR, it…

View More

Electrifyingly fun to drive: the Audi e-tron

  9 months ago     371 Views     Comments Off on Electrifyingly fun to drive: the Audi e-tron  

Ingolstadt/San Francisco, September 18, 2018 – The Audi e-tron is the first fully electrically powered series production model from the brand with the four rings. The company will present its sporty full-size SUV – which is suitable for everyday use – to the world for the first time in San Francisco. Standing still or on the move, the Audi e-tron is electrifying. Its expressive sill area, the electric tailboard and the light gray Singleframe are indicators of the high-voltage technology that makes for a special driving experience. The electric SUV is powered by two powerful electric motors that are locally…

View More

CUPRA e-Racer: This is How an Electric Race Car is Built

  1 year ago     204 Views     Comments Off on CUPRA e-Racer: This is How an Electric Race Car is Built  

Martorell, 05/03/2018. –  The new CUPRA e-Racer, brand’s first fully electric racing model, reaches 100 km/h in 3.2 seconds, clocks a top speed of over 270 km/h and its engine exceeds 12,000 revs. It is a racing car that works on batteries, but has the power of a vehicle fuelled with petrol: 1) A car with 6,072 battery cells: The battery on this electric car has the same power as the ones on 9,000 mobile phones connected at the same time. Its energy source consists in a total of 23 panels, each with 264 cells, and it takes 40 minutes to…

View More