The Croatian-built Rimac Concept One electric sports car has been exhibited at the Top Marques Monaco motor show. The manufacturers claim that it could do 500 kilometres an hour but they have limited to 300 kilometres an hour for safety reasons. It will do 0 to 100 kilometres per hour in 2.8 seconds and has a range of 600 kilometres on a single charge – and will cost $US 980,000.
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- Wave Power Unit Deployed at Port FairyBioPower Systems has deployed Victoria's first wave power unit west of Port Fairy off the state's south-west coast as part of a 12-month trial to test its commercial viability. Continue reading »