Electric Airplane Prepares for 250 MPH Flight (1)

Chip Yates on 7/20/13 flew his electric airplane with EnerDel batteries, that hit 175 MPH at just 50% throttle, ahead of next month’s official record-setting attempt.     Watch the video…   Image © Brent Baer

This new EnerDel eplane, is twice-as-powerful version of the one he used last July to hit 202 MPH world speed record.

Features: 258 HP, 400 Ft/Lbs Torque, Catto Prop, 80Ah 450V EnerDel pack.

Chip Yates is prepering now for 250 MPH flight.

via wired,   flightofthecentury