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Record acceleration in an electric car

18 November 2014 | Betawired

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The new record was set by AMZ Racing, composed of engineers from ETH (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, also known as ETH Zurich) and the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Lucerne in Switzerland too, who also designed and built the vehicle. The previous record of 2.134 seconds possessed an electric car built by the Technical University of Delft in the Netherlands. The new was established at a military airfield in Dübendorf, Switzerland, where the vehicle reached a speed of 100 kilometers per hour on a stretch of less than 30 meters.


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