For the to start with time at any time, Ken Block and the well known Gymkhana sequence goes electric powered. Women and gents, welcome to Electrickhana.
Ken Block has produced 10 wildly profitable Gymkhana films with more than a billion sights on YouTube where he flexes his astounding driving skills driving the wheel of instead serious devices. All of these machines till now operate on fossil fuels.
Ken Block and Hoonigan are having the Audi S1 Hoonitron to the significant-stakes playground of Las Vegas for their all-new video clip.
The S1 Hoonitron reportedly has 6,000 Nm (4,425 lb-ft) of torque which is no match for all those inadequate tyres.
The video clip description states it runs an 800-volt process and even though there is no point out of the energy it does not seriously subject.
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The Audi S1 Hoonitron has two electric powered motors, all-wheel generate, electricity galore, a carbon fiber chassis, and absolutely complies with the protection criteria of the FIA, motorsport’s governing overall body. Audi Activity made it as a 1-of-a-kind car completely for Ken Block. Its body shell, for which Audi Design and style led by Marc Lichte is dependable, instantly evokes recollections of the famous Audi Activity quattro S1 with which the 4 rings charged to the top rated in the renowned Pikes Peak hill-climb race. Ken Block and his crew engaged in close exchange with the Audi departments for the duration of the advancement of the car or truck.
“With the S1 Hoonitron we broke entirely new ground at Audi,” states Oliver Hoffmann, Member of the Board for Technological Development at AUDI AG. “Developing a entirely electrical prototype for the special needs of our associate Ken Block was a large and thrilling problem to which the total workforce rose with flying hues. It is wonderful to see how ‘Vorsprung durch Technik’ is presented in an all-new atmosphere.”