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TU Delft student team presents Forze VII hydrogen racer

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Two Yasa P400 electric motors give the car a peak power of 320 kW. The gearbox, gearbox, designed and integrated by the team, has a gear ratio of 1:4.6

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Dana presenting VariGlide beltless transmission technology at International VDI Conference

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Dana’s VariGlide technology features a unique planetary, coaxial configuration, which eliminates belts and pulleys used in conventional CVTs.

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Daimler Trucks NA presents new Class 8 Freightliner Cascadia with fuel efficiency improved up to 8%

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Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has presented its new heavy-duty truck flagship: the new Freightliner Cascadia. and 2.16 SuperTruck II.

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Schaeffler presents high-performance 48V concept mild hybrid vehicle at Aachen

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As part of the 25 th Aachen Colloquium this week in Germany, Schaeffler is unveiling the “Schaeffler High Performance 48 Volt” concept vehicle. mph).

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Porsche presents new 919 Hybrid LMP1 racer; 800V battery technology

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Three aerodynamic specifications are the maximum allowed.) For 2016, the components of the electric drive have also become more powerful and efficient.

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Volkswagen presents next gen W12 TSI; dual fuel injection, cylinder deactivation, start-stop

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liter W12 TSI, destined for the Group’s premium models. New 6.0 W12 TSI. Click to enlarge. Depending on the vehicle model, the 6.0 Brief

Renault presents new hybrid power unit for F1 in 2014

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At the Paris Air Show at Le Bourget, Renault presented its new power unit designed to the new technical regulations to be used in the FIA Formula One world champion ship from 2014 onwards: the Energy F1-2014. But again, SOC management presents a constraint to the usage of the electric propulsion. Click to enlarge.

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Porsche presents more efficient Gen 2 919 Hybrid LMP1 racer for 2015

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Porsche has presented the second generation of its Le Mans Prototype 919 Hybrid race car. Earlier post.) Porsche 919 Hybrid, 2015. 3.94. 3.84.

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Nissan, Cummins Present Frontier Diesel Project At Chicago Auto Show

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More and more automakers are slotting diesel engines into pickup trucks, and at this year''s Chicago Auto Show Nissan and Cummins have made one of the most compact yet, the Frontier Diesel Runner. Based on the Frontier Desert Runner 4x2, Nissan has dropped a 2.8-liter Cummins turbodiesel engine into the space you''d normally find a 4-liter gasolin

Tesla Hopes To Hire Hackers To Ensure Security Of Its Cars, Present And Future

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The term "hacker" conjures up images of shady individuals stealing your personal details through loop-holes in your internet security, but in the modern world a professional hacker can actually provide a valuable skill. Tesla Motors, for example, recently attended the Def Con security conference in Las Vegas in order to hire hackers to develop

Bosch presenting new heat pump EV thermal management system at IAA; up to 25% increase in effective range

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If the passenger compartment is heated using a purely electrical system drawing its power from the battery, range can be significantly reduced.

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Evonik presents electric Elise weighing less than 1,000 kg

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Evonik Industries is presenting the lightweight battery-electric Elise-E at the Car Symposium in Bochum. Elise-E. Click to enlarge. Brief

Johnson Controls presents 48-volt battery demonstration module at Hannover Messe

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Johnson Controls is premiering its new 48-volt Micro Hybrid battery demonstration module ( earlier post ) in Europe at the Hannover Messe. A 48-volt Li-ion battery would be used in vehicles in conjunction with a 12-volt lead-acid starter battery. This Micro Hybrid technology has huge potential. Brief

Mercedes-Benz presents autonomous Future Truck 2025 research vehicle; “Highway Pilot”

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Autonomous driving in long-distance truck operations with the “Highway Pilot”. Click to enlarge. Sensor system in the Future Truck 2025. V2V and V2I.

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GreenGT to present H2 fuel cell racer on Paul Ricard Circuit

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On 27 June, during the French leg of the FIA WTCC, GreenGT will present the GreenGT H2, a hydrogen fuel cell racing car, on the Paul Ricard circuit.

The Social Non Profit – Working Smarter with Social Tech

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Learning Community Presentation Uncategorized networks purpose learning social elearning socialnonprofitThe Social Non Profit.

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Audi presents sporty and green new R8

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The German manufacturer has presented a limited production version of the vehicle with its output increased to 412kW with the ability to accelerate from 0-100km/h in 3.6 The Audi R8 GT is well renowned as a high performance sports car – but now it can be noted for its green attributes too. seconds and reach a [.].

Volkswagen presenting e-up! and e-Golf EVs at Frankfurt

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In a dual world premiere, Volkswagen will present two EVs at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt: the e-up! and e-Golf. earlier post ) and e-Golf ( earlier post ). The e-up! is highly efficient, with energy consumption of 11.7 kWh of electricity per 100 km (117 Wh/km) on the European cycle. (As kWh/100 km (127 Wh/km). seconds.

Renault presents the 235 mpg EOLAB prototype; plug-in “Z.E. Hybrid”; targeting production

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Renault has presented EOLAB, a new prototype which explores ways to deliver ultra-low fuel consumption. EOLAB. Click to enlarge. Background.

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ATS presents OTA Plus at Automotive Linux Summit in Tokyo

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ATS Advanced Telematic Systems, a German automotive-focused software company specializing in open source and open-standards-based software solutions for the mobility industry, will present its OTA solution, OTA Plus, at the Automotive Linux Summit, 13 and 14 July, in Tokyo. Brief

Continental presenting eHorizon swarm intelligence system for two-wheelers at CES 2017

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Continental will use the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this coming January as the venue to present the eHorizon system for two-wheelers.

Continental presenting Intelligent Glass Control for car windows; targeted shading can reduce CO2 emissions or increase EV range

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Intelligent Glass Control” uses special films which are inserted into the glass and which change their transparency through electric control signals.

Top 5 UK police cars past and present

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Tongues were wagging back in July when, at the National Association of Police Fleet Motorists, a Ford Mustang was revealed in police livery. In fact t. Ford Jaguar Lexus Lotus Mustang Top 5

Audi Presents Battery-Powered A3 e-tron Prototype

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The growth of Audi’s ever-expanding family of ‘e-tron’ electrified concept cars and prototypes shows no signs of slowing with two more additions joining the fold this month alone, the latest being the battery-powered A3 e-tron revealed this week. The newest addition brings the number of e-tron vehicles to five, and we’re

BASF and Volkswagen present Science Award Electrochemistry to Dr. Vanessa Wood for work on Li-ion batteries

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The award was presented in a ceremony at Stanford University by Dr. Kurt Bock, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE, and Prof.

Mercedes-Benz presenting Concept B-Class E-CELL Plus extended-range electric vehicle

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The Concept B-Class E-CELL PLUS. Click to enlarge. The electric drive generates a peak power output of 100 kW and a continuous output of 70 kW.

BYD Presents Happy Results From Chinese Electric-Taxi Test

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Automaker BYD is by far China's most aggressive when it comes to electric cars. It launched its F3DM sedan, the world's first production plug-in hybrid, back in December 2008--sales have been poor--and has been testing its all-electric e6 crossover with both taxi fleets in Shenzhen, China, and the Housing Authority of Los Angeles. Encouraging data

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BMW Group presents prototype of i8 plug-in hybrid; first use of new 3-cylinder engine

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Prototype BMW i8 at the track. Click to enlarge. Click to enlarge. seconds. Plug-in hybrid system. Rear-mounted 3-cylinder engine. Click to enlarge.

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BMW to present new hybrid car in Geneva

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While planning to debut its new BMW 5 Series saloon car at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show next week, the German car manufacturer has also revealed plans for a Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid. The BMW Concept 5 Series ActiveHybrid will be the first combination of a straight-six with electric drive. It integrates the ActiveHybrid technology into [.].

OECD paper presents and analyzes policies and programs to foster market growth of green cars

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The paper, “Market Development for Green Cars”, presents and analyses policies, programs and approaches for the development, market introduction and diffusion of green cars (primarily from the demand (pull) side). Timing and sequencing of energy technology policy. Source: OECD. Click to enlarge. Today, the OECD has 34 member countries.).

DOE presenting webinar on SAE hydrogen fueling standardization

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) will present a live webinar (register here ) titled “Introduction to SAE Hydrogen Fueling Standardization” on Thursday, September 11, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Earlier post.). Brief

Study finds “markedly” high levels of diesel exhaust present in commuter trains powered by locomotives in pull-mode

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Diesel-powered commuter trains may expose their passengers to elevated levels of certain black carbon and ultrafine particles, especially in the coach directly behind the locomotive, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Toronto. A paper on the study is published in the journal Atmospheric Environment. —Greg Evans.

Ford researchers present physics-based model of mass-induced fuel consumption for better insight into lightweighting benefits

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Schematic of fuel use in driving. F w = fuel consumption due to mass-induced loads; F x = fuel cons. due to mechanical losses. Click to enlarge.

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Santa was good to me this year. I received a Link-10 battery monitor from my parents. The items on the right came from Belktronix.

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Audi presenting plug-in hybrid Sport quattro concept show car at Frankfurt; 700 hp and 94 mpg

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At the upcoming 2013 IAA in Frankfurt am Main, Audi will present the Audi Sport quattro concept show car—a coupé plug-in hybrid with a system output of 515 kW (700 hp). The Audi Sport quattro concept. Click to enlarge. seconds with fuel consumption of 2.5 System torque is 800 N·m (590 lb-ft). Located between the 4.0 cubic ft).

Weekly round-up: 2017 BMW 5 Series revealed, Mazda MX-5 gets a roof, plus the best police cars past and present

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There’s been a disproportionate amount of clown-related news this week. And no, we’re not talking about the U.S. Presidential election. But there’s no. Weekly round-up

Continental presents new “48 Volt Eco Drive” system; orders received and production begins in 2016

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Continental presented its new “48 Volt Eco Drive” system at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Click to enlarge. Fuel Efficiency Hybrids Vehicle System

MIT study concludes lifecycle GHG emissions for biofuels should be presented to decision makers and the public as a range

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In their paper, they used specific examples from the production of diesel and jet fuels from 14 different feedstocks to demonstrate general trends in the types and magnitudes of variability present in life cycle greenhouse gas (LC-GHG) inventories of middle distillate fuels. Credit: ACS, Stratton et al. Click to enlarge. system expansion).

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Researchers present lower temperature version of ultra-high capacity molten air battery

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Earlier post.) The iron molten air battery; illustration of the charge/discharge in molten carbonate. Cui and Licht, SI. Click to enlarge. Na 0.63

Audi presents latest generation 3.0 TDI diesel at Vienna Motor Symposium; up to 13% more fuel efficient

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Audi presented the latest generation of its 3.0 Audi honored a small tradition with its presentation of the new 3.0 Audi presented the 4.0

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