Shortest charging time to cross the United States in an electric vehicle
Who
Porsche Cars North America. Inc., Wayne R Gerdes
What
2:26:48 hour(s):minute(s):second(s)
Where
United States (New York City)
When
Age Restriction: Applications for this record title will only be accepted if the applicant is 16 years of age or over.

The shortest charging time to cross the United States in an electric vehicle is 2 hr 26 min and 46 sec, and was achieved by Wayne R Gerdes and Porsche Cars North America, Inc (both USA) in a 2022 Porsche Taycan that arrived in New York, New York, USA, on 12 November 2021.


The journey began at Los Angeles City Hall on 7 November 2021, stopped to charge at 18 charge stations, and traveled 2,834.5 miles before arriving at NYC City Hall on 12 November.