Published on April 25th, 2014 | by James Ayre


Epic Electric American Road Trip — Longest Vehicle Journey Ever Taken Using 100% Electric-Power Crosses Finish-Line

April 25th, 2014 by  

Originally published on Planetsave.

Record Electric Vehicle Road Trip — Epic Electric American Road Trip — Concludes (via Planetsave)

The record-setting Epic Electric American Road Trip — a first-of-its-kind, 24-day, 12,183-mile journey, the longest ever taken using nothing but electric power — recently concluded when the standard-issue Tesla Model S used crossed the finish line…


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  • Michael B

    That would be Recargo, not Rechargo.

    — Spelling police

  • Uffe

    This is a great demonstration of the future of EV. From the route described it does seem to be along the existing route of superchargers. To which extend has the charging been done by supercharging and which part by public fast chargning ?

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