With the Silver Bullitt having a best run at 7.78 seconds with a top speed of 270 km/h (168 mph). That run was well short of beating Larry “Spiderman” McBride’s The Rocket, which the record of 6.94 in 2012. McBride is retired, now, however. That makes the fastest active electric drag bike in the world.
Hans-Henrik told me that, earlier, he had the misfortune to brake too late and crash into the gravel at the end of the track. Because of that, he’d had to take apart the bike completely. There was dirt everywhere! The run I saw was after reassembly. Wow. OK. A few minutes later, this happened The TC-X electric door slammer made a perfect run at 7.98 seconds! And since the previous run was 7.99, this confirmed the new world record. Top speed was 274 km/h (170 mph). After that run, True Cousins can now claim the current fastest times on electric motorcycle and electric car at both 1/4 mile and 1/8 mile.