Faster than a Lamborghini, Porsche, Ferrari, or Nascar, more torque power than a gas engine, and able to go from 0 to 60 in 3 seconds. Wrightspeed's X1 sportscar can do all of that using a battery and an electric motor. Take a ride on the green mile to fi
Faster than a Lamborghini, Porsche or Ferrari, Wrightspeed's X1 sports car has more torque power than a gas engine and can go from 0 to 60 in three seconds. And it does all of that using a battery and an electric motor. Ride along to find out more.
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