Main vehicles

Explore the vehicles the teams used on the longer stretches of their journeys.

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Jaguar I-PACE

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 415 kilometres / 258 miles
Top Speed: 200 kmph / 124 mph

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Toyota Mirai

Fuel Type: Hydrogen
Claimed Range: 502 kilometres / 312 miles
Top Speed: 179 kmph / 111 mph

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Sloepdelen

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 12 hours
Top Speed: 6 kmph (limited) / 3.7 mph (limited)

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Nissan Leaf E+

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 385 kilometres / 239 miles
Top Speed: 158 kmph / 98 mph

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BMW i3 REx

Fuel Type: Electric with Range Extender
Claimed Range: 153 kilometres (EV) 109 kilometres (petrol) / 95 miles (EV) 68 miles (petrol)
Top Speed: 150 kmph / 93 mph

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Birò O2

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 100 kilometres / 62 miles
Top Speed: 64 kmph / 40 mph

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Evovelo Mö

Fuel Type: Solar & Pedal Assisted Electric
Claimed Range: 40 - 69 kilometres (electric and pedaling) / 25 - 43 miles (electric & pedaling)
Top Speed: 43 kmph / 27 mph

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Mercedes Benz GLC F-Cell

Fuel Type: Electric & Hydrogen
Claimed Range: 50 kilometres (EV) 478 kilometres combined / 31 miles (EV) 297 miles combined
Top Speed: 159 kmph / 99 mph

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Audi e-tron

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 399 kilometres / 248 miles
Top Speed: 200 kmph / 124 mph

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NaviWatt ZenPro 580

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 2 hrs at 13 knots / 13 hrs at 3 knots
Top Speed: 28 knots

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Quadrofoil

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 100 kilometres / 62 miles
Top Speed: 21 knots

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Porsche Panamera

Fuel Type: PHEV
Claimed Range: 620 kilometres / 385 miles
Top Speed: 274 kmph / 170 kmph

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Range Rover Sport PHEV

Fuel Type: PHEV
Claimed Range: 50 kilometres (EV) 769 kilometres (petrol) / 31 miles (EV) 478 miles (petrol)
Top Speed: 220 kmph / 137 mph

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Toyota C-HR Hybrid

Fuel Type: Hybrid
Claimed Range: 1,154 kilometre (combined total) / 717 miles (combined total)
Top Speed: 169 kmph / 105 mph

Challenge vehicles

Get the low down on the vehicles the teams used on each challenge.

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LEVC TX Taxi

Fuel Type: Hybrid
Claimed Range: 130 kilometres (EV) 607 kilometres combined / 80.6 miles (EV) 377 miles combined
Top Speed: 129 kmph / 80 mph

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Polaris UTV

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 80 kilometres / 50 miles
Top Speed: 39 kmph / 25 mph 

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Mattro Ziesel

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 4 hours
Top Speed: 30 kmph / 19 mph

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VW Campervan

Fuel Type: Petrol
Claimed Range: N/A
Top Speed: 105 kmph / 65 mph

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Modobag

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 13 kilometres / 8 miles
Top Speed: 13 kmph / 8 mph

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Nobe 100

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 209 kilometres / 130 miles
Top Speed: 109 kmph / 68 mph

Nissa Camper

Nissan E-NV200 Camper

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 185 kilomeres / 115 miles
Top Speed: 122 kmph / 76 mph

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Sealander

Fuel Type: Outboard Required
Claimed Range: N/A
Top Speed: 100 kmph / 62 mph towing

Black bag vehicles

Unzip the Black Bag to learn more about some quirkier modes of transport.

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Bel Y Bel Z-Scooter

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 35 kilometres / 22 miles
Top Speed: 19 kmph / 12 mph

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Stigo Bike

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 26 kilometres / 16 miles
Top Speed: 26 kmph / 16 mph

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Half Bike

Fuel Type: Pedal Powered
Claimed Range: Unlimited
Top Speed: N/A

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Swincar

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 96 kilometres / 60 miles
Top Speed: 29 kmph / 18 mph

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Scrooser

Fuel Type: Electric
claimed Range: 55 kilometres / 34 miles
Top Speed: 25 kmph / 15 mph

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Segway Ninebot S2

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 23 kilometres / 14 miles
Top Speed: 16 kmph / 10 mph

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UNI MOKE

Fuel Type: Pedal Assisted Electricity
Claimed Range: 50 - 60 kilometres / 31 - 37 miles
Top Speed: 32 kmph / 20 mph

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Smacircle

Fuel Type: Electric
Claimed Range: 18 - 21 kilometres / 11 - 13 miles
Top Speed: 19 kmph / 12 mph

MORE IN THE GREAT TRAVEL HACK

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