The fastest car in the world powered by Panasonic batteries

Written By Alla Levin
August 07, 2007
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A car powered by Panasonic's "Oxyride" AA dry cell batteries runs during a Guinness World Record attempt at a vehicle test centre in Shirosato town, northeast of Tokyo August 4, 2007. According to the organisers, the collaboration of Panasonic and Osaka Sangyo University has achieved the new record for the fastest car powered by dry cell batteries with the average speed of 105.95 km/h (65.8 mph) for 1 km (0.6 miles), using 192 AA dry cell batteries. REUTERS/Kiyoshi Ota (JAPAN) - RTR1SI14

Panasonic batteries to power the fastest car in the world.

Last week-end, during the Oxyride Speed Challenge, a new world record (Guinness Book) has been attained for the fastest car in the world powered by 192 Panasonic batteries! The mini car reached an impressive 122km/h and had an overall speed of 105.95 km/h!

Size of the vehicle: 330x78x56cm, Weight: 38kg.


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