Nissan ZEOD RC is a unique race car for next year's Le Mans [video]

Nissan has revealed first pictures and details about their nee project called ZEOR RC that will be racing in 2014 Le Mans 24 Hour.

Powertrain details are limited but it is already known the ZEOD RC will utilise the same lithium battery technology as used in the award-winning Nissan Leaf and multiple electric drivetrain technologies will be tested before the unique looking car hits the track.

According to Nissan the ZEOD RC is the world’s fastest electric racing car that will achieve speeds in excess of 300km/h (186 mph).

ZEOD in the name stands for “Zero Emissions On Demand”.

The Nissan ZEOD RC will make its testing debut later this summer and will participate in new entry slot called “Garage 56” for experimental tech at the 2014 Le Mans 24 Hour.

PRESS RELEASE (click to expand)


New Chevrolet Corvette Stingray vs Porsche 911, Audi R8 and Jaguar F-type
Elon Musk talks about AWD Model S, bigger battery packs and Model X
Inside Koenigsegg takes a closer look at the Agera One:1 Megacar
Bentley Hybrid Concept based on Mulsanne announced for Beijing Motor Show
Mercedes AMG GT teased - "This is What You Get"
Mercedes-Benz C-Class named 2015 World Car of the Year
New Volvo XC90 now available with range of Polestar upgrades
BMW M8 prototype hits the Nürburgring race track
The UK's favourite cars
The rarest ever Jaguar?
Return of the RS icon - the new Audi RS 4 Avant is here
All-new Peugeot 508 SW revealed ahead of Paris debut
Tags: , , ,