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Aston Martin Rapide hybrid racer set for the Ring

15 Apr , 2013  

Aston Martin Rapid Hydrogen

Aston Martin have created a world first, a hydrogen hybrid race car. The Aston Martin Rapide S will race at the Nurburgring 24 hours.

The info:

  • Prototype twin turbo 6.0 litre V12
  • 190 MPH top speed
  • 0-62 in 4.9 seconds
  • 3.5 KG of hydrogen on board
  • Hyrdrogen stored at 350Bar
  • Can run on pure petrol or pure hydrogen, or a mix of both
  • Aim is to run a Zero CO2 emission lap
  • Race starts on May 19th

Aston Martin Rapid Hydrogen Cut Away

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