Electric Race Car Built from Recycled Composites

We’ll soon see the debut of a “green” race car built from composites and running on an all-electric engine.

Drayson Racing Technologies and The Lola Group designed the electric car, which they plan to enter into competition next year. The companies built a prototype all-electric racing car, the Lola-Drayson B12/69EV, using flax reinforced composites and recycled composites.

The Lola-Drayson car will compete in the FIA Formula E World Championship Series for electric vehicles in 2013. Continue reading


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