That’s the Palatov D2 in the picture. They collaborated with Cascadia Motion on their latest (and first EV) entry for the Pikes Peak hill climb. Palatov, which has been featured previously on Jalopnik, is a fascinating operation.
Exactly! FWD makes the car handle like a forklift when driving in reverse; really not much different than setting a RWD car into a slide with appropriate RPM diving into the apex.
talking about EV, I wish there was at least a minor coverage about the new Yamaha EC-05, made to work with Gogoro swappable battery system, I know it’s still limited to Taiwan, but since 2015 Gogoro have been delivering such a great product and a good system that proved it could be done
At least it reliably shows them now. I use FF and for the last 2-3 weeks, Kinja had refused to pull up the notifications when I clicked 90% of the time. I had to constantly refresh the page and click again to get them to show. The replies section would also revert to some older Kinja editor and look really clunky.
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I can tell you that the core of the giant hasn’t changed one iota. They’re doing some nasty things to linux under the hood ATM that will lead to its eventual demise. Seems preposterous, how can Microsoft kill an open source project like Linux? They’re on the Linux Foundation board, giving it MONEY. “But isn’t it… Read more
Always been a fan of the NT03, that and the TE37 look great on BMW’s. Especially with a bbk.