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Electric Snowmobiles

Discussion in 'Electric Vehicles' started by vfx, Feb 12, 2010.

  1. vfx

    vfx Well-Known Member

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    McGill University electric snowmobile carries Olympic torch into Whistler — Autoblog Green


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  2. domenick

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    10 miles at 35 mph is a little underwhelming. I wonder how many kWh you'd need to make a decent machine.
     
  3. WarpedOne

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    It's realistic for a snowmobile. Driving it through snow eats energy much faster than driving a car along dry, level and hard ground.
     

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