Electric Cars continued


April 11, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 27, 2015

AC Propulsion Tzero
AC Propulsion Tzero
Hand built by AC Propulsion in the USA from the Pointek Sportech kit car. Originally fitted with a 150kw (200hp) lead battery electric motor with a 0-60 time of 4.07secs another much lighter version was built in 2003 with lithium-ion cells, that could get it to 60 in 3.6 secs.

Corvette Vs Tzero Electric Car


Audi E-Tron
Audi e-tron
An R8 styled E-Tron (see video below) first appeared at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2009, powered by 4 electric motors putting out 230kw (308hp), with a 0-60 time of 4.8 secs. In 2010 another version (pictured above) with 2 electric motors generating 150kw (201hp) was built and can get to 60 in 5.9 secs.

Audi E-Tron


Chevrolet Mi-Ray
Chevrolet Mi-Ray
The Mi-Ray is a hybrid, running 2x20hp motors on the front wheels and a mid mounted 1.5 litre turbocharged engine for the rear wheels.

Chevrolet Mi-Ray


Exagon Furtive eGT
Exagon Furtive eGT
Built by Exagon Motors, the eGT uses 2 electric Siemens motors producing a combined output of 340bhp, giving a 0-60 time of 3.5 secs and a top speed of 178mph. Being a GT it can carry 4 people and their luggage.

Exagon Furtive eGT


Ginetta G50 EV
Ginetta G50 EV
Ginetta and Zytek Engineering built this car, which runs a 90kw (121bhp) electric motor that provides a 200-250 mile range and a top speed of 120mph.


Delta E4
Delta E4
Powered by 2x134bhp/553lbft electric motors, the Delta E4 is able to carry 4 people for 140miles and still get to 60 in 6.5 secs. Proposals to build a 4wd version that can get to 60 in 4 secs are also on the cards.

Delta E4


e-WOLF E2
e-WOLF E2
Has 4x100kw electric motors and can get to 60 in around 4.9 secs. The batteries will give a range of 186miles and battery life will be around 10 years.

e-WOLF E2


Icona Design Fuselage
Icona Design Fuselage
Built with a low drag Cd of just 0.26 and has a top speed of 124mph. Powered by 4 electric motors with a range of 130 miles and gets to 60 in 4.4 secs.

Icona Design Fuselage


Jaguar C-X75
Jaguar C-X75
A hybrid supercar that will run a 4 cylinder turbocharged engine and 4 electric motors producing 968bhp. 0-60 will come up in under 3 secs and go onto a top speed of 205mph.

Jaguar C-X75


Kepler Motion Hybrid
Kepler Motion Hybrid
Runs an 550bhp 3.5 litre twin turbo V6 at the rear wheels and a 250bhp electric motor for the front wheels. The Motion will get to 60 in under 2.5 secs and onto a top speed somewhere over 200mph.

Kepler Motion Hybrid


Peugeot EX1
Peugeot EX1
with 2 electric motors producing 250kW (340bhp) the EX1 has set a new electric car record for the Nurburgring of just 9:01.338 seconds.

Peugeot EX1


Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid
Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid
Powered by a 500bhp 4.0 V8 and 2 electric motors (218bhp combined). The 918 hybrid with it’s combined 718bhp can return an amazing 94mpg, get to 60 in 3.1 secs and top 199mph.

Porsche 918 Spyder Hybrid


Porsche Boxster E
Porsche Boxster E
The FWD version has 2 electric motors producing 150kw total (241bhp) and gets to 60 in 5.4 secs and has a top speed of 124mph. The RWD only has a single 90kw (120bhp) motor and gets to 60 in 9.7 secs and to a top speed of 93mph.

Porsche Boxster E


Rolls Royce 102EX
Rolls Royce 102EX
V12 power is replaced by 2x145kw (388bhp total) electric motors and can take the 102EX to 60 in 8 secs and a limited top speed of 100mph with a range of 120 miles.

Rolls Royce 102EX


Toyota Sports Hybrid Concept II
Toyota Sports Hybrid Concept II
Hybrid car with a 245bhp 3.5 litre V6 and front mounted 50bhp (37kw) electric motor.

Toyota Sports Hybrid Concept II


Gordon Murray Design and Toray TEEWAVE AR.1
Gordon Murray Design and Toray TEEWAVE AR.1
Uses carbon fibre components and weighs just 850kg (including the 240kg battery) . Power is from a 47kw battery with 180 Nm available from the start.

Gordon Murray Design and Toray TEEWAVE AR.1


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