Sort of confounds me that someone in the IT industry hasn't come up with an alternative to the battery. Maybe they have, but it's not viable cost wise yet? Almost as though the battery has not kept pace with all of the other innovations of the same product. Which is a doubly whammy, as the new innovations require more battery power.
Sorry guy, I didn't know the original source. I came to me in an email and I just posted it on my blog so I could link to it. Thought is was a new story and would be interesting.
I use to fly remote control airplanes. Mine had a tiny like 4 cm x 4 cm internal combustion engine powered by methanol. That little thing was awesome!
petrol and methanol is different. I used to spill in methanol and nitromethane in my moped... hehe, speed of light on 2 wheels...
Smallest chevy small block V8 was 262... Read in a mag last night - a mapping of V8 engines and the most popular was the chevy small block and it's speed mod popularity.
Aha, this might be a double posting? hm, but the above was 2 days ago? Or,,, confused
A day or two is ok; a couple minutes or hours, you should edit.