Electric pace from Peugeot EV at the Nurburgring

Sam Burnett

Peugeot has smashed the lap record for electric cars at the Nurburgring by 50 seconds with its EX1 EV prototype.

The two-seater roadster has been shown as a concept car at various shows around the world, but now the French manufacturer has shown the sporty EV as what it takes to match its looks.