Reply to post: Re: 8.5kW and 0-60 in 10 seconds?

Brits rattle tin for 'revolutionary' hydrogen-powered car

Cynic_999 Silver badge

Re: 8.5kW and 0-60 in 10 seconds?

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Acceleration requires capacitor charge generated by braking from a speed achieved by accelerating.

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While the article doesn't say, I would imagine that the system allows for providing charge to the capacitors from the fuel cell if the capacitors are discharged and the car is below a certain speed.

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