Technology

23rd October 2019

Honda Brings Forward e-Mobility Strategy By Three Years

Honda has promised to bring forward its strategy to electrify all its mainstream European vehicle by three years. Under its latest ‘Electric Vision’ strategy the move will be completed...

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23rd October 2019

Electrified Powertrains Surge Into Tokyo Show

A host of electrified vehicles from Japanese automakers have made their debut at this week’s 2019 Tokyo Motor Show. Mazda has launched the MX-30, its first electric vehicle, which has been “developed for customers who don’t want...

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23rd October 2019

First London Black Cab BEV In a Century Approved

London’s first all-electric ‘Hackney Carriage’ black cab in 120 years that has been officially approved by the city authority. The Dynamo Taxi is the first BEV to be granted...

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23rd October 2019

Lexus BEV Luxury Concept Claims Range and Performance

Lexus has debuted its luxury BEV concept claiming supercar acceleration married to range of more than 300 miles ahead of plans to market its first all-electric car later this...

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22nd October 2019

Hyundai Reveals Hydrogen Truck Concept

Hyundai has released the first official images of its new concept hydrogen fuel powered commercial heavy truck. Dubbed the concept will be debuted at this year’s North American Commercial...

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22nd October 2019

Renault Fuel Cell Extenders for BEVs Boost LCV Potential

After five years of working away from the glare of publicity, Renault will launch a hydrogen fuel cell enhanced powertrain for its LCV range. Developed in partnership with Michelin...

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21st October 2019

Hyundai Claims First AI Cruise Control

Hyundai has claimed to have created the world’s first cruise control system that employs machine learning and AI. The automaker’s new adaptive cruise control claims to be able to...

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21st October 2019

Five-Times More Torque Claimed by EV Motor

A Texan engineering company claims to have increased electric motor torque performance by five-fold. Linear Labs’ Hunstable Electric Turbine (HET)  also claims to be smaller and lighter than traditional electric motors and able...

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21st October 2019

Polestar Back to Roots as Volvo Tune Shop

Its good to see Polestar is maintaining its role as the tuning shop for the Volvo brand despite being billed as the standalone BEV automaker. That’s because under the...

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18th October 2019

Kit-Car Builders Offered ‘Turn-Key’ EV Powertrains

EV technology is turning its hand to kit cars with a UK company claiming to have developed a ‘turn-key’ powertrain. Built by Swindon Powertrain, the system can be bought...

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18th October 2019

Historic Vehicle Body Slams BEV Conversions

A leading body dedicated to preserving historic vehicles has slammed the growing trend to convert them to BEV powertrains. In a trend that many classic vehicle fans would consider...

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18th October 2019

EV Push Spawns First Electric Turbo-Charger

In response to the growth of electrified powertrains, forced induction specialist Garrett has launched what it claims is the world’s first electric turbo-charger. Instead of being driven off the...

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