Volkswagen’s new electric racing car ID R broke the record of Goodwood Hillclimb, which hasn’t been broken in a long time. Filling the eye with the power of the vehicle, passed the old record with about 50 seconds.
Volkswagen’s electric racing car ID R broke the record last Friday to finish the Goodwood Hillclimb circuit as soon as possible. ID R completed the runway in 41.18 seconds and in 1999, McLaren MP4 / 13 succeeded to finish the runway in 41.6 seconds.
This is not the first record by Romain Dumas, who broke the record with ID R. The driver was the fastest to finish Goodwood in 2018 with an electric car of 43.96 seconds.
Volkswagen’s electric racing car ID R, 680 horsepower. With a 43 kWh battery, the ID R carries an engine on both axles. According to Volkswagen, the car can reach a top speed of 96 km / h in 2.25 seconds.
Volkswagen, Goodwood circuit in a statement for short distances, a much more aggressive energy management strategy, he said. Anço For driving in Goodwood, very high power output is needed in a very short time, Fr said François-Xavier Demaison, Volkswagen Motorsport’s technical manager.
We will wait and see how long Volkswagen can hold this record. Given that new race cars visit Goodwood every year, it would not be wrong to say that the competition will become much more challenging.