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Tritium Veefil-RT Brings First Liquid-Cooled 50kW Fast Charger To Hungary

11.22.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Liquid-cooled chargers are smaller. Tritium recently installed Hungary’s first liquid-cooled 50kW fast charger – the Veefil-RT – for the NKM Mobilitas Ltd. (a subsidiary of National Utilities, the state Hungarian utilities provider which supplies gas and electricity to 4.2 million households in Hungary). The main advantage of liquid-cooled power electronics is that it’s smaller than ...

You Can 3D Print Anything, Even An Electric Motorcycle

11.22.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

BigRep’s NowLab shows that you can 3D print a motorcycle, in theory. The proliferation of 3D printers has caused a revolution in creativity, not to mention a little controversy. If you can design it, you can create it, as long as it’s made of plastic. German 3D printer manufacturer BigRep has demonstrated this yet again by printing ...

Tesla California’s 6th Bestselling Brand As Registrations Soar In Q3

11.22.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Thanks to Model 3, Tesla sales in California surpass luxury rivals such as Lexus, BMW, Mercedes We’ve known for some time that Tesla saw a spike in sales during the third quarter of this year. Last month Tesla announced they had delivered 14,470 Model S, 13,190 Model X and 55,840 Model 3 sedans worldwide. Tesla was ...

New Battery Breakthrough Might Reduce Need For Cobalt

11.22.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Cobalt is expensive, so reduction is key. For Kevin Sahin, 77, innovating is a way of life. This scientist-turned-entrepreneur behind a battery technology adopted by chemical giants BASF SE and Johnson Matthey Plc is now back with yet another invention – one that he claims that will be able to boost electric vehicle performance in the ...

Is Jaguar I-Pace A Tesla Model X Killer? Watch To Find Out

11.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

There’s no wrong answer, though. Quite a number of reviews of the Jaguar I-Pace have been published over the past year. This time, however, the all-electric crossover SUV gets a close examination by a proud Tesla owner. Sean Mitchell, who drives a Model S, got his hands on a loaner from a Colorado dealership and has posted ...

10 Questions Motorists Ask About Electric Cars: Some Are Bizarre

It’s time to launch a contest of bizarre worries about EVs. The independent electric vehicle advice site DrivingElectric.com listed 10 of the most common questions motorists ask about electric vehicles – ranging from practical to bizarre. For many of us who have been interested in EVs for years or even decades, some of these questions are ...

Wallpaper Wednesday: Top 12 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid Images

11.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid encourages you to get off the road Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid is the newest all-wheel-drive plug-in model in the U.S., which reflects this ability in these photos in the wild. Here are 12 high-resolution images for your desktop. You can find more wallpapers in our Wallpaper Wednesday series. *Images can be enlarged to ...

Hyundai Kona Electric Versus Nissan LEAF

11.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

A veritable (Faraday) cage match. First mover advantage. It’s something Nissan should be enjoying in the economical electric vehicle space, considering it launched the LEAF at the tail end of 2010 and last year introduced the 2nd generation of that pioneering hatchback. Now that other companies are launching similarly-priced battery-powered vehicles, the Japanese automaker should have a ...

Compact Renault ZOE Is Immediately A Big Hit In Brazil

11.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Released at the recent auto show in Brazil, the electric hatch undercuts other possible electric competitors. The 2018 Brazil Motor Show was marked by the launch of three 100% electric cars for the Brazilian market: Chevrolet Bolt, Nissan LEAF and Renault Zoe. Of these, however, only Zoe is on sale right now. The French brand announced ...

Honda Reveals Electric CUV With 53.6 kWh Battery Based On HR-V

11.21.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Honda’s upcoming Everus VE-1 is now a reality and will be produced exclusively for China. Back in April, Honda unveiled an all-electric crossover concept based on its HR-V. Now, the automaker has partnered with China’s GAC Group to bring the production version to market in China. The VE-1 SUV is currently being showcased at the ...