TITLE

E=motionally charged

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);5/3/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7674, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the British team which designed the e=motion electric car is set to break the land speed record for an electrically powered vehicle. Length of the car; Plan to break the record on a road in Nevada; ABB as main sponsor of the car with no mechanical gears; Car equipped with an industrial drive and two AC motors.
ACCESSION #
17814543

 

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