World’s First Wind Vehicle to Reach 250 km / h
By January 12th, 2009Monday, January 12, 2009 12:34 on
A new super car can reach a maximum speed of 250 km / h, thanks to the wind energy. The Formula AE car will use a battery powered by solar energy to start, but then it will use the air power which passing beside the vehicle to power a turbine.
The turbine will be connected to an alternator which will increase the amount of energy needed to the vehicle with 20-25%. The car will be able to accelerate from 0 to 96 km in less than 4 seconds, and the price will be about 100,000 pounds when will be on the market.
The car’s engine was designed by RORMaxx (Rory Handel and Maxx Bricklinas) from Beverly Hills, California. “The vehicle is designed for sportscar lovers and enthusiasts which want to support and promote the green technologies development.” said a RORMaxx spokesman.
The auto project financing was provided by a corporation which consume too much fuel and which wished to remain anonymous, added the RORMaxx representative.
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