The Gigantic, 1,000-HP LARC-LX Amphibious Vehicle

The Gigantic, 1,000-HP LARC-LX Amphibious Vehicle

Also, despite getting just 1/10th of a mile per gallon, and yes, that’s ten gallons per mile, the LARC-LX was far more efficient than the massive gas turbine-powered hovercrafts that replaced it. The huge LACV-30 hovercrafts burned an average of 260 gallons per hour, as compared to just 38 for the LARC-LX, according to mastermarinesurveyor.com. […]
Resurrecting a Vintage Electric Vehicle is Hard

Resurrecting a Vintage Electric Vehicle is Hard

The team has tried numerous upgrades to get their Jet Electrica 007 to go just a bit faster, charge more efficiently and run more reliably. For its first race at Carolina Motorsports Park, the golf cart batteries that came stock in the Electrica were swapped for...