Move Over Leaf, Illuminati Motor Works 7 Gets 207.5 MPGe

Illuminati MW 7 XPrize

In brief: The Illuminati Motor Works Seven has achieved an official 207.5 MPGe (miles per gallon equivalent) at the Chrysler Proving Grounds in Michigan.

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Make/Model: Seven
Manufacturer: Illuminati Motor Works

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Illuminati Motorworks 7 at X-Prize

The Progressive Automotive X-Prize finalist was in Michigan at the Chrysler Proving Grounds and got a 207.5 MPGe on the same course that the Nissan Leaf got its official window sticker rating of 99 MPGe.

Of course, the wind might have been wrong for the Leaf's run, but it's doubtful it was 108.5MPGe wrong..

What's more, the car did it while hitting a top speed of 130mph, doing a 0-60 time of 8 seconds, with a vehicle weighing 2,900 pounds, and while getting 160.42 watt hours per mile.

And so ...

Awesome! That's all that can be said.

Photo credits: Illuminati

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