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Fastest 0-100 km/h acceleration - electric car

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  • Who: DUT Racing Team

  • What: Fastest 0-100 km/h acceleration - electric car

  • Where: Netherlands

The fastest 0-100 km/h acceleration by an electric car is 2.134 sec and was achieved by DUT Racing Team (Netherlands) at Valkenburg Airfield, Netherlands, on 20 Sep 2013.

A four-wheel 144 bhp electric racecar was built by DUT Racing Team and only weighed 144 kg. Measurements were made using Kistler Correvit SFII P Non-Contact Optical speed sensor and RaceLogic VBOX VBSS100_V2 GPS speed sensor, with data logged using a Kvasor CAN memoriser.

 

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