It was Not an electric car
New timeline: wow, yup, an electric car
The first car to hit 100 kph was electric, in 1899. Awesome.
It happened at Achères, Yvelines, in France and got up to 105.882 kph.
The vehicle was named “La Jamais Contente”.
It was driven by Camille Jenatzy.
It looked like a bullet.
In 1900, around half of the cars in the world were electric