Posts Tagged “Electric”

World of Speed at The Bonneville Salt Flats

By | September 17, 2012

Early in the morning I met up with the BYU Electric Blue Streamliner team, climbed into a van and made the way out to the Bonneville Salt Flats for World of Speed.  After driving through the western Utah desert, jamming to Boston, we arrived to the salt.  Team leaders, Dr. Perry Carter and my father, […]

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Utah Events: World of Speed at The Bonneville Salt Flats

By | September 6, 2012

**Editor’s note: The full WOS schedule can be found here** This weekend is the World of Speed held at the Bonneville Salt Flats.  Its very much the same thing as SpeedWeek held in August.  The fastest of the fastest cars will be present all trying to set speed records in their respected classes.  Cars of […]

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Tesla Model X Makes $40 Million In 24 Hours

By | February 20, 2012

A little over a week ago Tesla revealed the new Model X.  Although I still have mixed feelings about its styling, but the rest of the world seems to love it!  Tesla reports that within 24 hours of revealing the prototype they had $40 million worth of pre-orders.  To break that down– to order the […]

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Video: Tesla Reveals The Model X

By | February 12, 2012

Meet the new Tesla Model X, the first all-electric SUV/minivan as Tesla is putting it. It shares 60% of its parts with the Model S.  It also features what Tesla calls “Falcon Doors,” which are similar to gullwing doors found on the Mercedes-Benz SLS and the Delorean but they also hinge just above the windows […]

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Rolls Royce Set To Release Electric Phantom 102EX

By | February 20, 2011

During next week’s Geneva Auto Show Rolls Royce will unveil their Phantom 102EX, a new concept vehicle two years in the making that is 100% electric. It is an obvious answer to the recent rise in gas prices, a problem that we’re sure Phantom owners are faced with every day. Rolls Royce claims it’s the first […]

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