has decisively answered the question of whether an electric vehicle
can beat a gasoline powered car.
2005, ProEV's Kokam powered Electric Imp was undefeated on the way
to winning the Florida Region SCCA Solo Championship in the D Modified
2007 after a series of pole positions and second places, the Electric
Imp became the first electric car in over 100 years to defeat gasoline
cars in sanctioned closed circuit road racing competition.
us 8 races to realise this goal.
achieved this historic accomplishment, we decided to step back from
competition; review lessons learned and apply that knowledge in
a total rebuild of the Electric Imp.
is what we learned: