Retrofit Electric Cars Are Really Cool

We're not massive fans of electric coal-powered cars here on Jalopnik, but that's mostly because electric cars are usually flimsy, slow commuter vehicles. There is a huge potential for electric cars, though, and it's in your hands. » 10/22/12 5:00pm 10/22/12 5:00pm

Someone Might Actually Build The 1,088 HP Croatian Electric Supercar

We've written about Croatia's planned $980,000 electric Rimac Concept One supercar before, but with the same elbow-in-the-ribs skepticism rightly reserved for these endlessly rendered-yet-never built custom supercars. In our experience, about 1-in-600 ever gets made and the other 599 end up being part of some massive… » 9/09/12 4:00pm 9/09/12 4:00pm

Behind the scenes at the company responsible for the 1,088hp "Concept…

The Rimac Concept One is a 1,088 horsepower electric super car designed by 23 year old Croatian Mate Rimac that is set to take on the supercar establishment—if we ever actually see it in action. This video goes behind the scenes at Rimac's Croatian world headquarters » 12/03/11 4:00pm 12/03/11 4:00pm

See the 1,088 hp electric "Concept One" on the move

When a 23 year old introduces an electric super car to the world with a claimed 1,088 hp, 2,802 lb-ft of torque and a top speed of 189 MPH, people are going to listen—very suspiciously. That is exactly what Croatian designer Mate Rimac did at the Frankfurt Auto Show when he introduced the "Concept One". » 11/20/11 12:30pm 11/20/11 12:30pm

Sneak peak at a 1088 horsepower electric Croatian supercar

Rimac Automobili, the Croatian car builder that brought us the blisteringly fast electric BMW E30, is planning to show their first electric vehicle concept to the world at this week's Frankfurt Motor Show. According to the manufacturer their all electric supercar will produce 1088 horsepower and 2800 ft/lbs of… » 9/11/11 12:30pm 9/11/11 12:30pm