|NISSAN AND BMW PARTNER ONCE AGAIN TO EXPAND DC FAST CHARGER ACCESS ACROSS THE U.S. TO BENEFIT EV DRIVERS|
|◾An additional 174 EVgo-networked 50kW DC Fast charging stations have been installed across 33 states to facilitate easier longer distance electric vehicle travel for Nissan LEAF and BMW i3 drivers, and all EV drivers
◾EVgo is the nation's largest public DC Fast charging operator, currently offering nearly 670 DC Fast charging stations across the U.S.
◾An additional 50 dual-port DC Fast chargers are planned for 2017, through this partnership
◾Each of these publicly available charging stations...[Read more...]|
|VAUXHALL AT 2016 PARIS MOTOR SHOW|
|◾VIVA ROCKS to make world premiere at Paris Motor Show (1st – 16th October)
◾New Mokka X stars in Paris ahead of UK dealer launch next month
◾New Zafira Tourer debuts with new infotainment and cockpit
◾New Ampera-e hints at Vauxhall's electric future
Luton/Paris – Vauxhall premiered the VIVA ROCKS and revealed new versions of two class-leading models at the 2016 Paris Motor Show today. VIVA ROCKS will arrive in showrooms next year while the new Mokka X and Zafira Tourer appeared ahe...[Read more...]|
|HYBRID TECHNOLOGY IN THE LMP1 PORSCHE 919 HYBRID|
| ||• FIA World Endurance Championship WEC, LMP1, Technology|
Atlanta, Georgia. This weekend, the Le Mans Prototype Porsche 919 Hybrid has its only 2016 appearance in Germany. At the six-hour race to be held on the Grand Prix circuit of the Nürburgring, the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship(WEC), the series' leader fights to defend its title. At the same time its mission is to revolutionize the technology of future sports cars.
With the 919 Hybrid, Porsche has dev...[Read more...]
|BMW: PAVING THE WAY FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE|
|◾The new BMW 330e and BMW 225xe Plug-in-Hybrid Electric Vehicles.
◾BMW Light and Charge technology provides a cutting-edge charging solution.
◾£40 million to boost green cars across the UK.
◾Hydrogen fuel cell technology offering long range, short refuelling times and zero emissions.
◾DriveNow and Moovit team up for enhanced journey flexibility.
The BMW Group has long been at the forefront of technological development. From boosting engine performance through recent innovations such as th...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO CAR GROUP MAKES CONVENTIONAL BATTERIES A THING OF THE PAST|
|Volvo Car Group has developed a revolutionary concept for lightweight structural energy storage components that could improve the energy usage of future electrified vehicles. The material, consisting of carbon fibers, nano-structured batteries and super capacitors, offers lighter energy storage that requires less space in the car, cost effective structure options and is eco-friendly.
As part of an EU-funded research project, including nine other major participants, Volvo Car Group was the onl...[Read more...]|