Jonny Smith’s Flux Capacitor goes for new electric speed record


Jonny Smith's Flux Capacitor

Journalist and presenter will seek to smash his own world record in a modified 1974 Enfield 8000 Electric City Car called the Flux Capacitor

Motoring journalist and TV presenter Jonny Smith will attempt to smash a world speed record for electric cars this weekend.

Driving the Flux Capacitor – a modified 1974 Enfield 8000 Electric City Car – Jonny will be trying to break his own world record for the fastest street-legal electric vehicle. The Flux Capacitor has already covered the quarter mile at Santa Pod Raceway in Northamptonshire in 9.86sec, reaching 121mph, during an attempt in July.

The car has now been …read more

Source:: Autocar