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Rodin FZED puts you on the edge in a hurry

The hardest part of writing any story like this is communicating in a way that can be readily appreciated just how fast a car such as the Rodin FZED really is. But perhaps this will help. A quick hatchback like a Ford Fiesta ST provides around 160bhp per tonne of weight it has to carry. A properly rapid sports car like a Porsche 911 Carrera S clocks in at around 280bhp per tonne. Real hypercars like a Bugatti Veyron or McLaren F1 offer around 550bhp per ton which, if you think of a one ton city car with that kind of poke, is fairly remarkable. The Rodin FZED? Double it.


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Thoroughly enjoyed your writing. As a competitive amateur racer I often find it difficult to capture the feelings and intensity of driving a competition car. You did it wonderfully.