21 septembre 2016

Polish Startup Varsovia’s Long-Range REx Electric Car To Enter Production After 2018

The Polish electric vehicle startup Varsovia Motor Company is now planning for a new long-range electric sedan to go into limited production sometime after 2018, according to recent reports. The model will be pretty substantial if the company’s figures are to be believed — an all-electric range of 215 miles; a petrol range extender that adds another 311 miles of range; 0–62 mph acceleration in under 5 seconds; and an extensive “mobile workplace.” Autoblog provides us with more info: “Where things really divert from the... [Lire la suite]
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20 mars 2015

Goodyear Concept BH03 Electricity Generating Tire – A New Form of Range Extender?

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company introduced the BH03, a radical concept tire at the 2015 Geneva International Motor Show that directly effects the plug-in electric car and hybrid markets. This tire generates electricity through both static and dynamic actions through materials that transform the energy created by heat when it flexes as it rolls during normal driving conditions as well as heat from light when it is stationary. The materials used optimize the tire’s electricity generation capabilities as well as its rolling... [Lire la suite]