Mitsubishi has released an image and details of its new i-MiEV Evolution Pikes Peak race for the Electric Class. The specially-prepared competition version is based on the Mitsubishi i all-electric vehicle.
The Mitsubishi i-MiEV Evolution Pikes Peak racer uses three electric-motors producing 322-hp and is mated to an all-wheel-drive drivetrain. It can occupy one person (the driver) and looks very very crazy with abnormally large bodykit.
L x W x H (mm) 4341 x 1900 x 1339
Drivetrain 4-wheel drive
Motors Number 3 (1 front, 2 rear)
Max. output (kW) 240 (80 kW x 3)
Drive battery Rated capacity (kWh) 35
Chassis Specially-designed tube frame
Cowl Carbon fibre
The i-MiEV Evolution in the Pikes Peak event will be driven by Mr. Hiroshi Masuoka – the first Japanese driver to post consecutive overall victories in the Dakar Rally.
– By: Omar Rana