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The ZEOD RC by Nissan is the fastest electric racing car is set to revolutionise the racing sport and the of road cars. Image:

Electric cars have yet to mainstream but in the world of speedy and circuits, Nissan is set to change the with its new ZEOD RC, the fastest racing car that clocks in 300 per hour.

Unveiled at Le Mans, the site of the just concluded 24-hour endurance car race, announced that the ZEOD RC Emission On Demand Racing prototype will still be and tested until it makes it debut at next year’s Le The plan is to have it compete as the 56” entry, a spot experimental vehicles or those showing new technology.

Nissan ultimately intends to the LM P1 class of the race, when it has the final makings of the ZEOD RC. Le Prototype 1 (LM P1) is the main category the test bench for the most technologies.

Currently, the sleek and stylish car with a purely electric akin to Nissan’s Leaf RC. Both use the same lithium technology. However, the latter runs at half the speed of the RC.

According to Andy Palmer, Motor Company Limited vice president and executive member, “The Nissan RC is a natural progression that on from the development of the Nissan road car and the Leaf RC race car The technologies developed through the RC programme will form of future innovations for Nissan cars.”

To fine-tune the ZEOD RC, Nissan a full factory international the ZEOD RC programme, which input from Japan, and the United States. The design is headed by Ben Bowlby, formerly the car company’s gas-powered DeltaWing and now the director of motorsport innovation.

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Under the programme, multiple will be used to develop the fastest electric car. is the Zero Emission on Demand where the racer can switch electric and petrol power, Palmer said is a future for road cars.

And there is a pure electric power and other new technologies still in that are yet to be named.

Bowlby however, that current technology cannot sustain a car to Le Mans solely on electric The designer explained it is due to the energy capacity. Still, he believes the development of ZEOD RC is a significant towards the direction of future cars, the sport and road in general.

He said, “Developing a car like provides an incredibly challenging bed for what could be highly options for road cars of the Throughout the next twelve we will be testing multiple train options in an extensive programme.”

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