Tesla and Elon Musk might be the most publicized electric car builder in the world, but they are far from the only ones. Entrepreneurs and inventors around the world are tinkering in the garage or starting a company to realize their dream of being a part of the electric car revolution.
This is a story not of a California or European based electric car start up but of a software entrepreneur from Sri Lanka. In this video you will meet some of the team behind this electric car dream as they make project Vega, a reality.
Project Vega is an all electric supercar designed and built in Sri Lanka and it is turning heads in the car world.
About the Vega.- The Specifications:
Drive train. – Dual electric motors on the rear wheels
Horse power = 900
Torgue = 530 pound ft
Chassis – Carbon-fibre
Weight = 3000 lbs
Acceleration – zero to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds.
We can hardly wait to take one for a spin and find a Tesla to race with.
Gordon's expertise in the area of industrial energy efficiency and alternative energy. He is an experienced electrical engineer with a Masters degree in Alternative Energy technology. He is the co-founder of several renewable energy media sites including Solar Thermal Magazine.