(Video) New Electric “Hypercar” Toroidion 1MW Pushes Out 1300 Horses!

Toroidion, a Finnish automobile company is working on a 100% electric “hypercar” pushing out 1,341 horsepower! This technology makes Tesla look silly! However, the car is still in the works and right now they’re dealing with a noise issue, due to the four motors needed to provide such power. The design has a retro feel, with butterfly doors and enough room for airline sized luggage.

Auto: Mercedes AMG Making The Fastest Electric Speedboat??

Would you buy a motorboat made by Mercedes? At the Miami International Boat Show today, the luxury car brand showed off a new toy, A 38ft bright yellow Motorboat. The boat, which is being called the “world’s most powerful electric drive powerboat”, hits speeds well over 100mph, powered by four, 60KWH lithium-ion batteries and two banks of six liquid-cooled, permanent-magnet synchronous electric motors. The total of 240KWH between the 4 batteries means alot of power out on the open water. The concept of the boat is taken directly from the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG E-cell car, the all electric ride. Read more about the boat after the jump.

Auto(Photos) Is This The New “IT” Car For Hollywood Stars?

Cameron Diaz can now be added to the growing list of Hollywood A-lister’s who have purchased the Tesla Model S. Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner and others have already got into the Tesla driver’s seat. There could be 2 reasons this car is popular amongst these stars. One, it is a full electric car, which means these Hollywood folks can still appear as if they care about the environment without having to be caught driving a Chevy Volt or Toyota Prius. Two, the luxury you get with a Tesla vehicle , again while still saving the earth with an electric car. It is the best of both worlds if you can afford it. I will bet there will be plenty more of these cars sold to celebrities as time goes on. Check out the gallery to see Ben Affleck with his car, as well as other pics of the car itself. IamJOE357

Auto Talk: Ford Focus Electric Officially Rated At 105 MPGe With A 76-mile Range

Coming soon to select Ford dealers, at least those on the coasts, is the most efficient five-passenger car in America, the 2012 Ford Focus Electric, which the EPA has certified gets 105 miles per gallon equivalent, combined. This is better than what the Blue Oval was estimating publicly in December, when it said the all-electric Focus should get 100 MPGe. Funk Flex Find Flex On Google+

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