Consumer prototype first drive!

Working tirelessly since their X-Prize victory, Edison2 reaches a coveted milestone February 27, 2013. 

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Energy Analysis

The poster below shows some of Edison2's intial calculations looking into vehicle efficiency with regards to weight, aerodynamic drag, and regenerative braking.  This analysis played an important role in determing what powerplant the Very Light Car would receive for the Progressive Insurance Automotive X Prize.  (Click on the poster for a larger image size)