raptor-elect-car.jpgA software engineer hopes to change the electric car industry with a souped-up coupe he built himself.

The sleek all-electric sports car called “The Raptor” can reach speeds up to 100 MPH and goes from zero to 60 mph in eight seconds. On a three hour charge it can travel up to 80 miles.

He believes that it could be mass-produced cheaply enough to offer consumers an alternative to the ubiquitous Toyota Prius.

Read more in NBC Bay Area News

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  1. Ya know, if only our auto industry had stuck to its guns in relation to the electric car. Could-a, would-a, should-a. We might not be in the mess we are in in terms of our auto makers going belly up. Check out, Who KIlled the Electric Car.