Today was big day for Tesla. The long awaited "battery day" presentation and quarterly shareholder meeting, all in one event, during which Tesla also released a video showcasing some other-worldly performance numbers for the upcoming Model S with "Plaid" drivetrain.
Japanese startup Aspark’s Owl hypercar has finally actually achieved it’s goal of 0-60 in under 2 seconds during testing, with an exact time of 1.72 seconds.
The 4188 lb Owl is propelled by four electric motors for a total output of 1984 horsepower and 1475 lb-ft of torque. And for those wondering, the tires used during the test were Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2s.
This is obviously insanely fast and probably too ...more