Chevy eCOPO Camaro hints at 800-volt charging

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Monday night at the Specialty Equipment Manufacturers' Association gathering in Las Vegas, Chevrolet revealed an electric concept version of its drag-race focused COPO Camaro. Chevrolet can't let Teslas win all the electric drag races. The company says the eCOPO Camaro should be able to cover the standing quarter mile in about 9 seconds with more. drag racing Fast Charging

EVgo launches first public 350-kw fast charger

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and Las Vegas, installed last week. The desert is full of apparitions. The latest is a high-powered DC fast charger for electric cars that don't yet exist. This apparition is an EVgo charging station in Baker, California, the "Gateway to Death Valley" on Interstate 40, halfway between L.A. DON'T MISS: Porsche already has a prototype that will. Charging Networks

How Nissan hopes to market its future electric cars

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That car is expected to appear “very soon,” perhaps at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show to be held in Las Vegas a month hence. The Nissan Leaf with a roughly 60-kilowatt-hour battery was expected to make its public debut at the LA Auto Show earlier this month. It didn’t. DON'T MISS: Long-range Nissan Leaf missing from LA Auto. Advertising Marketing nissan leaf

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Genovation all-electric Chevy Corvette sports car debuts at CES

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A company called Genovation rolled out the creation, the Genovation Extreme Electric (GXE), at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Expo in Las Vegas this week. The idea of an all-electric Corvette is either either a wonderful marriage of American history and electric performance or complete sacrilege. Love it or hate it, it's now a reality.

Henrik Fisker is latest to claim solid-state battery breakthrough

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In the race to build solid state batteries for electric cars, almost nobody is counting on Henrik Fisker and his latest electric-car venture, the EMotion, which debuted at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January. Fisker, however, now says the car will launch in 2020 with his long-promised solid-state batteries. We're actually ahead

Faraday Future sues investor claiming takeover "plot"

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After making a splash at the Consumer Electronics Show in 2017 and announcing plans to build a giant new factory in Las Vegas, then virtually disappearing when it ran out of money, the company was revived with a new investment this year, bought a much smaller factory in California, produced. The story of Faraday Future keeps getting stranger.

Byton begins road testing its electric car in China

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The company introduced the car at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January, and gave reporters rides to demonstrate its self-driving and electronics capabilities. Chinese electric-car startup automaker Byton has begun testing its upcoming M-Byte electric car in China, the company said Tuesday. Byton said Tuesday that it had begun. Byton

Mazda rotary engine may find new life in self-driving Toyota e-Palette project

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Toyota revealed the e-Palette concept on Monday at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Mazda's famed rotary engine may spin once again. The automaker confirmed the development of a range-extending rotary engine with Toyota for use in a shared future project. The vehicle, a battery-electric and self-driving prototype, previews one. Rotary CES plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) Range-Extended Electric Vehicle Consumer Electronics Show Range Extending

Ryze Renewables partners with Phillips 66 to build two renewable diesel plants in Nevada; 11,000 BPD combined

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The first plant in Reno is expected to come online in mid-2019, while the second facility in Las Vegas will become operational starting in early 2020. The Las Vegas plant will be based on an existing biodiesel processing facility located on a developed 14-acre parcel complete with all permits, utilities, operation buildings, and tanks setup to process fuel products.

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Hyundai NEXO fuel-cell vehicles self-drive (Level 4) 118 miles from Seoul to Pyeongchang

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To this end, the company announced plans at CES 2018 last month to jointly develop self-driving technology with Aurora Innovation; a US-based autonomous driving start-up.

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Schaeffler startup to present near-production Bio-Hybrid at CES 2019; cargo and passenger versions

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The variable and electrically assisted vehicles will be showcased in Las Vegas in the Cargo and Passenger versions. The vehicle to be showcased in Las Vegas is a kind of “pick-up.”.

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As 2018 Nissan Leaf arrives, data on US electric-car market offers reality check

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This evening, the 2018 Nissan Leaf electric car will make its long-awaited debut at events in Tokyo, Las Vegas, and elsewhere around the world. The Leaf remains the world's highest-volume electric car, with more than 280,000 of the first-generation cars delivered since December 2011 (112,000 of those in the U.S.). That number, however, is. sales New car sales plug-in cars

Kia Niro EV crossover now on sale in Korea; N American sales in Q1 2019

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European sales of Niro EV will follow at end of 2018 and North America in Q1 2019. The Niro EV is to be Kia’s second globally-sold electric vehicle after the Soul EV, and will go on sale in Europe at the end of 2018 and North America in Q1 2019.

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Hyundai Nexo SUV, 238-mile Kia Niro EV, electric-car range, Range Rover P400e: Today's Car News

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Today, we've got news from the huge Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas, including a surprise electric-car concept from Kia, a hydrogen fuel-cell SUV from Hyundai, and the debut of the Fisker EMotion luxury electric car. Yesterday afternoon at the massive CES show in Las Vegas, the production version of the.

How Self-Driving Cars Will Accelerate Electric Vehicle Adoption

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Though we’re still several years away (at least) from robots taking the wheel, some cities in America—Las Vegas, Phoenix and Pittsburgh, to name a few—have already seen self-driving vehicles in action. By Haden Kirkpatrick.

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INRIX launches new platform to connect road authorities with vehicle operators for highly automated vehicles

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INRIX launched a new platform that provides the foundation for cities and road authorities to communicate with operators for safe and effective deployment of highly automated vehicles (HAVs) on public roads.

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Toyota launches e-Palette autonomous electric concept and mobility system

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At CES in Las Vegas, Toyota Motor introduced the autonomous electric e-Palette Concept Vehicle, which is designed to meet the demands of future multi-mode transportation and business applications.

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Nissan and NASA extend research into autonomous mobility services

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In January 2017, at CES in Las Vegas, Nissan introduced Nissan Seamless Autonomous Mobility (SAM), a new platform for managing fleets of autonomous vehicles, developed from NASA technology.

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Kia to introduce 16 new advanced powertrain vehicles by 2025: 5 hybrids, 5 PHEVs, 5 BEVs, 1 FCV; Niro EV Concept

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Kia Motors presented its new “Boundless for All” future mobility vision at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. As part of this strategy, Kia is exhibiting the Niro EV Concept at CES 2018.

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AEye introduces “iDAR” perception system for autonomous vehicles; fusion of LiDAR, computer vision and AI

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It will have a limited release in mid- 2018, and a larger commercial release later in Q3. At CES in Las Vegas this week, AEye will be offering private demonstrations and in-car on-road experiences by appointment.

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Toyota Research Institute introducing next-generation automated driving research vehicle at CES: Platform 3.0

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at CES next week in Las Vegas. Toyota Research Institute (TRI) will show its next-generation automated driving research vehicle, Platform 3.0,

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Volkswagen Group in strategic collaboration with self-driving technology startup Aurora Innovation; Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) fleets

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The Volkswagen Group and self-driving technology startup Aurora Innovation, founded by technology veterans from Google, Tesla and Uber, announced a strategic collaboration ahead of the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The collaboration brings the two companies together to realize self-driving electric vehicles in cities as Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) fleets.

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AutoX to showcase autonomous grocery delivery technology at CES

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AutoX, one of the first companies to offer a grocery delivery service using self-driving vehicles, will showcase its latest autonomous vehicle technology at CES 2019 in Las Vegas this week.

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LeddarTech to showcase first 3D solid-state LiDAR IC for autonomous driving at CES 2018

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LeddarTech will present the LeddarCore LCA2, the industry’s first 3D solid-state LiDAR (SSL) integrated circuit (IC) enabling mass production of automotive LiDARs, in the Leddar Ecosystem pavilion at CES 2018 in Las Vegas next month. Also on display will be discrete implementations of LiDAR systems showcasing the LeddarCore LCA3, which is currently under development with the first samples to be made available in 2018.

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Hyundai and Kia invest in autonomous vehicle technology company Aurora

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The move will strengthen the strategic partnership formed between the companies in 2018, under which Hyundai, Kia, and Aurora have been collaborating on self-driving technologies on Hyundai’s flagship fuel cell vehicle NEXO.

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Arbe launching 4D imaging radar beta product Phoenix

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Arbe will present Phoenix at CES 2019 in Las Vegas and during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Arbe is a recipient of the 2018 Global Technology Innovation Award from Frost & Sullivan.

Faraday Future unveils its first production car, the electric FF91

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Faraday Future revealed the FF91—its first production electric car—in Las Vegas ahead of the opening of CES. The plan is to deliver the production vehicles in 2018; however, Faraday still needs a factory.

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FEV, Lightspeed Technologies to demo fiber optic-based optical and electronic architecture for automotive applications

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The partners will demonstrate the technology at CES 2018 next month in Las Vegas. FEV North America, Inc. FEV) and Lightspeed Technologies have jointly created an automotive O/E (Optical and Electronic) system architecture technology that transmits photons over plastic optical fiber in lieu of E/E (Electricity and Electronics) technologies that typically conduct electrons over copper.

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WiTricity acquires Qualcomm Halo; unifying technology platforms for wireless EV charging

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Earlier this year, Honda and WiTricity demonstrated their wireless vehicle-to-grid charging model at CES in Las Vegas, leveraging WiTricity’s DRIVE 11 wireless charging system. 2018 also saw the introduction of the world’s first vehicle that is factory equipped with wireless charging, the BMW 530e iPerformance sedan. WiTricity, the industry pioneer in wireless power transfer (WPT), has acquired from Qualcomm Incorporated and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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Visteon partners with American Center for Mobility as founding member, driving development of autonomous vehicles; 1st Tier 1 partner

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Visteon intends to use the Center to test and validate technology related to its DriveCore artificial intelligence-based autonomous driving platform, which the company will introduce at CES 2018 in Las Vegas. Visteon Corporation, a leading automotive cockpit electronics supplier, is joining forces with the American Center for Mobility (ACM) in Southeast Michigan to support the development and testing of connected and automated transportation technologies. Earlier post.)

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Mercedes-Benz running automated test drive in Shanghai; infrastructure peculiarities

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The final stop of the Intelligent World Drive will be the CES in Las Vegas in January 2018. The test drive in Greater Los Angeles and afterwards on to Las Vegas will concentrate on evaluating the driving behavior in heavy American urban traffic and in tailbacks as well as when traffic is overtaking on the right on highways.

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BMW Group launches high performance D3 platform: data-driven development for autonomous driving

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In autumn 2017 the first group of engineers moved into the new building, which celebrated its official opening in April 2018. And as part of the CES in 2014, the BMW Group gave a demonstration of highly automated driving at the limits of performance on the Las Vegas Speedway.

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Fisker and solid-state LiDAR partner Quanergy to showcase Fisker EMotion at CES in January

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will showcase the all-new EMotion luxury electric vehicle with Quanergy Systems at the upcoming 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Fisker Inc.

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Blue Bird unveils two new electric school buses at the 2017 STN Expo; partners Adomani and EDI

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Blue Bird unveiled two new electric-powered school buses at the STN Tradeshow in Las Vegas: a Type A Micro Bird G5 electric-powered school bus and an all-new electric Type D chassis which will power its Type D All-American rear engine (RE) school bus. Both the Micro Bird G5 Electric bus and T3RE “All American” Blue Bird bus will be available in 2018. Start of production will be in 2018.

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Honda Motor Europe: 2/3 of European sales to feature electrified powertrains by 2025; “Electric Vision”

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The first new hybrid model, which will feature Honda’s two-motor hybrid system, will go on sale in 2018.

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