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Re: Volkswagen Group Massive Emissions Fraud Scheme

Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:15 pm

WetEV wrote:
SageBrush wrote:
WetEV wrote:Air cooled battery.

Luckily they have weeks between use to let it cool down :lol:


The VW ID R does multiple runs per day.
A Tesla Model S can't do one full speed lap without overheating.


The Tesla Model S is a production car with thermal limits set to preserve battery longevity. The VW ID R is anything but.

Keep on trolling
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Re: Volkswagen Group Massive Emissions Fraud Scheme

Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:26 pm

WetEV wrote:VW's Pike's Peak car did a lap around Nürburgring.

Volkswagen I.D. R

6:05.336

Air cooled battery.

919 Evo Porsche is the only car faster, at an amazing 5:19.546

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9iZY5IMn0wg


Thanks for the post.
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Re: Volkswagen Group Massive Emissions Fraud Scheme

Mon Jun 03, 2019 9:23 pm

SageBrush wrote:
WetEV wrote:
SageBrush wrote:Luckily they have weeks between use to let it cool down :lol:


The VW ID R does multiple runs per day.
A Tesla Model S can't do one full speed lap without overheating.


The Tesla Model S is a production car with thermal limits set to preserve battery longevity. The VW ID R is anything but.

Keep on trolling

The ID R manages heat by producing less heat.
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