Gallery: Areion EV: World’s First 3D Printed Car Hits 140 KM/H!


The world of custom racing has officially reached a new level of specificity and refinement as a team of 16 student engineers from Belgium-based Group T created the “Areion” – the world’s first car made almost entirely of 3D-printed parts.  The vehicle was designed for the Formula Student 2012 challenge and tested on Hockenheim race circuit in Germany.  It took a mere four seconds for the Areion to accelerate to 100km/hr, eventually reaching a top speed of 141 k/hr.

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