Renovo Motors unveils Shelby CSX9000 based electric supercar

Taking the shape of a muscle car from an earlier era, Renovo Motors has unveiled the Renovo Coupe all electric supercar.  The car, based on a factory-modified Shelby American CSX9000 rolling chassis (“Cobra Daytona Coupe”), has a 0-60 miles/hr time under 3.4 seconds and a top speed over 120 miles/hr.…

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Renault may be getting ready to join Formula E electric racing series

Renault has announced they will announce something about “When the worlds of Formula 1 and electric cars meet…”.  That obtuse announcement of a pending announcement was accompanied by a nearly useless picture showing something vaguely electric performance car related.  I hesitated posting anything, preferring to wait until the April 25…

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Stuntbusters: Electric Engine vs. Combustion Engine

The StuntBusters show on SPEEDTV did an attempt to show which is faster – gas or electric.  The event was staged and not terribly like real race conditions.  So we shouldn’t read into this anything more than an attempt to entertain and inform people.  And, for sure, it put electric…

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