Zeekr 001 Sets 129 MPH Drift Record

Zeekr 001 all-electric vehicle sets new Guinness World Record for fastest electric drift.

EV drift record broken as rear of car powerslides at 207.996 km/h (129.2 mph).

A record-breaking 49.05 seconds were set by Zeekr as he weaved between 50 cones equally spaced.

Two electric motors power the Zeekr 001 and each generates 536 horsepower and 516 lb-ft (700 Nm) of torque.

A single charge of the 100 kWh battery pack provides up to 435 miles (700 km) of range for the Zeekr electric car.

In 2023, Geely intends to establish 2,200 Zeekr charging stations across China.

A couple of months ago, Zeekr launched the 001 in China, and it has been shipping vehicles ever since.

Zeekr Intelligent Factory in China will scale up production in 2023, in time for the company's European launch in 2023.