What if an electric car could mine cryptocurrency? – KultureGeek

Canadian automaker Daymak has unveiled a new electric car concept that may be of interest to more than one! This is the Spiritus Ultimate, a tricycle, all-wheel-drive vehicle that develops 200 hp. The electric car can accelerate from 0 to 100 in just 1.8 seconds, with a top speed of 130 km / h and a range of 480 km from its 80 kWh battery, Daymak said.

Cryptocurrency mining is carried out while charging

But the advantage of Spiritus Ultimate is that it “ the first electric vehicle capable of mining cryptocurrency, from Dogecoin to Bitcoin, when parked »Declares the developer.

Spiritus Ultimate is indeed equipped with a graphics processing unit (GPU) -based computing platform capable of providing the computing power needed to mine digital currency. More precisely, mining will happen when the machine is parked and charged. The car can be connected to the mains, to a charging station developed by Daymak, or to solar panels built into the car.

According to SmartMotion from Futura, Spiritus Ultimate will be released in 2023, but it is already available for pre-order at $ 149,000, or around € 123,000.

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