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|Mercedes-AMG High Performance Powertrains Honoured With The Prestigious Dewar TrophyMercedes-Benz is proud to announce that Mercedes-AMG High Performance Powertrains (HPP), Brixworth, has been awarded the coveted Dewar Trophy – renowned as the most prestigious award in British engineering – for its PU106A Hybrid Formula One Power Unit.|
The Royal Automobile Club's Dewar Trophy is only awarded in years when the Club's expert committee believes that there are contenders of sufficient merit, with winners joining a remarkable line-up of automotive greats. In a year which marks th....
|GM TO ANNOUNCE NEW MICHIGAN INVESTMENTS AT DETROIT ECONOMIC CLUB◾Chevrolet Volt electric drive unit to be built in Warren, Mich. |
◾Michigan established as GM's global center of excellence for vehicle electrification
DETROIT –Today at the Detroit Economic Club, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) CEO Mary Barra will confirm that the company's Warren Transmission Plant will build the electric drive unit for the second-generation Chevrolet Volt. That means most major Volt powertrain components – from its battery cells to its range-extender – will be made....
|LEADING SCIENTISTS DESCRIBE THE SHAPE OF AUTOMOTIVE THINGS TO COMEBy 2050, most vehicles will need to be electrically propelled, with a battery to store energy or an on-board hydrogen fuel cell to generate electricity, if emission targets set by governments are to be met. That's the conclusion of an expert team responsible for penning Towards Sustainable Road Transport published by Elsevier. The three authors are senior research chemists who have spent their professional careers working in the fields of energy and electrochemistry. More than 300 pages packed w....|
|2015 VOLKSWAGEN E-GOLF RECOGNIZED AS MOST EFFICIENT CAR IN COMPACT EV CLASSThe fully electric, zero tailpipe emissions e-Golf gets top marks from the Environmental Protection Agency|
• 116 combined MPGe puts e-Golf at head of compact electric vehicle (EV) class
• MPGe announcement reinforces e-Golf position as a fun-to-drive, no-compromise plug-in vehicle
• Fully equipped e-Golf starts at $35,445
• Standard fast charging capability can allow 80 percent battery charge within 30 minutes
Herndon, VA – Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today that the com....
|BRAILLE NAMED OFFICIAL BATTERY OF THE HSR SERIESBraille Battery announced today that it will be the official battery of the Historic Sportscar Racing (HSR) series. HSR was formed in the mid-1970s with its first event at Road Atlanta. There was one goal then, and it remains true today: To celebrate the racecars from our past.|
Braille is committed to bringing the latest lithium battery technology to these historic cars to help preserve these classics for years to come.
It is the goal of HSR to organize and promote competitive races, fe....
|VOLKSWAGEN TEAMS UP WITH GLOBAL GREEN USA TO AUCTION OFF THE FIRST ALL-ELECTRIC E-GOLF IN THE U.S.• Bidding is Live at Charitybuzz.com/vwegolf; Proceeds Benefit Global Green USA's Efforts to Advance Smart Solutions to Climate Change|
Herndon, VA (October 13, 2014) – Volkswagen of America, Inc. (VWoA) and Global Green USA today announced the auction of the first 2015 all-electric Volkswagen e-Golf. The auction, hosted online at Charitybuzz.com/vwegolf, gives bidders the opportunity to be the first owner of the brand's first all-electric model before retail sales in the Unite....
|BMW at the Mondial de l' Automobile Paris 2014.German premium carmaker BMW is taking to the stage at the 2014 Paris Motor Show with the latest results of its ongoing model push, revealing even more ways to experience the brand's hallmark driving pleasure. Europe's most important car show of the year, which opens to the public from 4 – 19 October 2014, will host the world premieres of two new models: the BMW 2 Series Convertible and the new BMW X6. Also on display in the French capital are the new four-cylinder diesel engines for the BMW 5 Se....|
|Kia to showcase diesel-electric Kia Optima T-Hybrid at Paris•More power and lower emissions for Kia Optima mild hybrid show car|
•Innovative new powertrain pairs 1.7-litre CRDi turbo-diesel engine with 48V lead-carbon battery, small electric motor and an electric supercharger
•Kia Optima T-Hybrid concept previews new powertrain technology ahead of future mass production
Frankfurt, 29 September 2014 – Kia will reveal the new Kia Optima mild hybrid show car at the 2014 Paris Motor Show on 2 October, the first application and demonstration of the....
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