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Volkswagen neemt deel aan de ‘Race to the Clouds’

Volkswagen gaat een nieuwe uitdaging aan en gebruikt daarbij de techniek van de toekomst. Het merk ontwikkelt een volledig elektrische racewagen voor ’s werelds meest beruchte heuvelklim: de Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado, Verenigde Staten. Continue reading

MONSTER TAJIMA GAAT ELECTRISCH

After only five weeks from full containment of one of the largest wildfires in the history of Colorado, Nobuhiro “Monster” Tajima is returning to his second home – Pikes Peak in Colorado Springs. Tajima’s Monster Sport is bringing a newly-designed electric hill climb car called the 2012 E-Runner Pikes Peak Special. It was developed by Tajima’s elite team of engineers specifically for the 90th running of Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Tajima is teaming up with the Association for the Promotion of Electric Vehicles (APEV) and its chairman, Souichiro Fukutake. “Fukutake-san has always encouraged our project, even when it was only an idea in my head.”


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