Audi staging 550-mile piloted drive from Silicon Valley to Las Vegas for CES in Audi A7 Sportback concept

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Audi is staging a 550-mile (885 km) piloted drive from Silicon Valley to Las Vegas, Nevada for CES this week using the Audi A7 Sportback piloted driving concept car. The A7 piloted driving concept utilizes the latest advanced systems developed by Audi. The concept relieves the driver of driving duties from 0 to 70 mph (113 km/h). In addition, the A7 piloted driving concept accelerates and brakes independently.

Kia unveils hybrid concept car

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The SEMA show in Las Vegas is the latest major motoring event to play host to some exciting green concepts – with Kia leading the line. The Korean car manufacturer is using the event to showcase the Kia Forte Hybrid Concept which combines a 1.6litre four-cylinder engine fuelled by liquid petroleum gas and a lithium [.]. Tags: Hybrid cars Kia LPG Latest news Green cars Kia Forte Hybrid Las Vegas LPG cars SEMA

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New 3D hybrid comes to life

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A new hybrid concept has been revealed, the first car ever to have its entire body 3D printed. The new car, developed in collaboration by 3D modelling expert firm Stratasys and engineering group Kor Ecologic is on display this week at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Tags: Electric cars 3D Kor Ecologic Las Vegas SEMA Stratasys Urbee

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

Audi unveils AI:ME self-driving EV concept at Shanghai

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Audi demonstrated the possibilities that await us in the future with the Holoride system at the CES 2019 in Las Vegas.

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See the Kia of tomorrow in these concept pictures

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Kia are showing off something a bit special at the Speciality Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas, with their vision of a future whe. Concept cars Kia Niro

Ford reveals solar-powered C-Max hybrid concept

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Ford is to reveal a new solar-powered hybrid concept vehicle at the International CES in Las Vegas next week.

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. e-Palette Concept Vehicle.

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Ford C-MAX Solar Energi, a cool solar powered electric car

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At this years Consumer Electronics Show, held next in Las Vegas, Ford Motors has announced it will show off a solar powered Ford C-MAX Energi. The concept car is also a research platform that shows a way to

Audi reveals plug-in hybrid concept

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The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas looks set to steal a march on the Detroit Auto Show just a few days later, after yet another exciting green concept was announced for the event.

Zetsche to keynote at 2015 International CES with focus on autonomous vehicle technology and debut of new car concept

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They keynote will also feature the world-debut of a new car concept. Owned and produced by CEA, the 2015 CES will run January 6-9, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dieter Zetsche, chairman of the board of management of Daimler AG and Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars, will deliver a 2015 International CES keynote address focused on the latest advances in autonomous vehicle technology.

Toyota FCV Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Test Cars, Concept Shown At CES

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Toyota revealed a bit more about its plans to offer a hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle for sale next year, at a press event held today at the opening of the huge Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The company sounded a confident note on the prospects for electric vehicles that use power generated not from the utility grid, but by combining hydrogen

CES Preview: VW Budd.e Concept, Chevy Bolt EV, Faraday, Ford Mystery, And More

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Despite its name, the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is now effectively an auto show. The increasing importance of in-car technology and autonomous driving has brought the automotive and electronics closer together than ever before. Carmakers have had a big presence at CES over the past few years, and tech companies and. Green Auto Show CES Chevrolet Bolt EV Faraday Future

Kia shows Forte LPG Hybrid Concept at SEMA

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Among the lineup of concept and production-intent vehicles Kia is showcasing at the SEMA show in Las vegas this week is the Kia Forte Hybrid Concept. Forte Hybrid Concept.

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

Hyundai introduces new autonomous IONIQ concept at AutoMobility LA

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Hyundai Motor Company introduced the Autonomous IONIQ concept during its press conference at AutoMobility LA (Los Angeles Auto Show). Hyundai’s goal for the autonomous IONIQ concept was to keep the self-driving systems as simple as possible.

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Audi RS 7 piloted driving concept turns in best performance so far at Sonoma Raceway

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Audi ran the latest generation of its Audi RS 7 piloted driving concept at the Sonoma Raceway in California, surpassing prior performance. In Sonoma, we took the Audi RS 7 piloted driving concept to its physical limits lap after lap, and it handled the task with uniform precision.

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2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV: Production Electric Car Unveiled At CES

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Chevrolet unveiled the Bolt electric vehicle as a concept car at last year's Detroit Auto Show and today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas it showed the production version. Most notably, the car, officially called the Bolt EV, promises more than 200 miles of range on a full charge and a price that should come in below $30,000. Green

Chevrolet previews Spark EV Tech Performance concept, other performance concepts including Cruze Diesel for SEMA

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Chevrolet Spark EV Tech Performance concept. Chevrolet previewed the Spark EV Tech Performance concept, as well as other performance-oriented concepts of the Sonic, Malibu, new Impala, and Cruze Diesel. in Las Vegas. Sonic concepts. Cruze Diesel concept.

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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.

VW using CES 2016 as platform to launch future initiatives in e-mobility and connectivity; new EV concept

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Herbert Diess, Chairman of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand, will deliver a keynote the evening before CES 2016 opens its doors in Las Vegas. Volkswagen will present a new concept car at the CES to illustrate the major changes that the car is set to go through in the next few years.

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First unveiling of Kia Niro EV; global debut at Paris Motor Show in September

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Taking inspiration from the Niro EV Concept unveiled at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas ( earlier post ), the Niro EV features an exclusive radiator grille, futuristic air intake and arrowhead-shaped LED daytime running lights.

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Mercedes-Benz Vans invests in Starship Technologies, leading manufacturer of delivery robots; furthering the mothership concept

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The two companies already introduced a mothership concept combining the advantages of a van with those of an autonomous delivery robot in September 2016. For example, the concept makes it much easier to deliver goods to the end customer on time.

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Hyundai “Mobility Vision” concept for integration of car and home; Health + Mobility Cockpit

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At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 in Las Vegas, Hyundai Motor revealed its Mobility Vision concept that, in the future, will connect autonomous cars to living and working environments.

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Ford unveils C-MAX Solar Energi concept; “plug-in” hybrid not dependent on electric grid can fully recharge from sun

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Ford’s C-MAX Solar Energi concept combines a rooftop solar panel with an off-board solar concentrator—essentially an inexpensive Fresnel lens canopy. Ford C-MAX Solar Energi Concept. The outcome of those tests will help to determine if the concept is feasible as a production car.

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Rinspeed Oasis autonomous electric concept first to be built on ZF Intelligent Rolling Chassis

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At CES 2017 in Las Vegas next week, Rinspeed will unveil its Oasis autonomous electric concept vehicle.

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Toyota to discuss autonomous vehicle technologies at 2013 Consumer Electronics Show; reveal of advanced active safety research vehicle

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At a press conference the day before the opening of the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nev., Lexus Group Vice President and General Manager Mark Templin will discuss the North American based program, designed to explore the use of autonomous technologies and high-level driver assistance systems related to TMC’s Integrated Safety Management Concept.

Solar panels are great, but let’s keep them off our cars… for now

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This week at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, Ford Motor Company unveiled a new concept car that it said could revolutionise how electric cars charge forever.

Toyota to introduce FCV fuel cell concept in North America at CES in January

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will stage the North American debut of the FCV Concept, a sedan-based hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, on 6 January at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The Toyota FCV Concept made its global premiere at the Tokyo Motor Show in November. The FCV Concept is a practical implementation of the fuel cell vehicle Toyota plans to launch around 2015. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A.,

Chevrolet offers sneak peak of Spark EV Tech

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General Motors'' brand Chevrolet has decided to whet our appetite with a sneak peak of its exciting Spark EV Tech Performance concept.

Audi showcases piloted driving version of prologue concept hybrid

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Further emphasizing its push towards production-ready piloted driving, Audi is showcasing a piloted driving version of its prologue concept hybrid—unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show in November 2014—at 2015 CES. The piloted driving technology applied in the prologue is the same as used in the A7 Sportback piloted driving concept car that drove from San Francisco to Las Vegas for CES, said Alejandro Vukotich, Head of Development Drive Assistance Systems for Audi AG.

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Kia Teases 2012 Forte Hybrid Concept at SEMA Custom Show

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One of the joys of the huge, splashy, raucous SEMA show in Las Vegas is seeing what manufacturers toss up in the air to show off. Kia brought several customized cars, one of which falls into the green category: a propane-fueled mild hybrid version of its new, and well-received, Forte compact sedan. The Forte Hybrid is really just a teaser, though

BMW to showcase AirTouch in Vision Car concept at CES

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At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next week, the BMW Group will present a Vision Car to demonstrate what the interior and the user interface of the future might look like, including AirTouch. This feature empowers intuitive control of entertainment, navigation and communication functions using simple gestures made with a flat hand without actually having to make contact with the surface of the display. One year ago, BMW presented gesture control at CES.

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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. Niro EV Concept. As part of this strategy, Kia is exhibiting the Niro EV Concept at CES 2018.

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Toyota to display fuel cell vehicle

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We won''t have to wait much longer for another glimpse of Toyota''s fuel cell vehicle: with the FCV Concept set to be unveiled on January 6.

Visteon to showcase e-Bee vehicle concept at 2013 International CES

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Visteon Corporation will showcase the e-Bee vehicle concept at the 2013 International CES show in Las Vegas next week. The technologies featured in the e-Bee concept range from advanced development to application- and commercialization-ready.

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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. This can only be achieved by de-conflicting traffic by means of new, intelligent vehicle concepts. The vehicle to be showcased in Las Vegas is a kind of “pick-up.”.

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Visteon presenting connected cockpit concept collaboration with Renault at CES; open architecture approach

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Visteon Corporation will present its new connected cockpit electronics solution developed in collaboration with Renault at the 2014 International CES next week in Las Vegas. Working with mainly non-automotive technology partners, Visteon used agile development methods to deliver the connected cockpit concept in a very short timeframe.

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Connecting home door to car: Volkswagen Car-Net App-Connect & the Door Bird app

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What was shown as only a concept in the Volkswagen BUDD-e electric concept car at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is now reality.

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Kia displays Ray EV and Naimo EV concept at Consumer Electronics Show

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Kia Motors is showcasing its Ray production Electric Vehicle (EV) ( earlier post ) and Naimo EV concept car ( earlier post ) for the first time in North America at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Both vehicles feature advanced lithium polymer battery packs, and the Naimo introduces the User Centered Driving (UCD) telematics concept which previews future possibilities in safety, media and entertainment in-vehicle technologies.

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Oerlikon Fairfield introducing off-highway hybrid electric drivetrain technology; up to 30% fuel economy improvement

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Oerlikon Fairfield will unveil its new patent-pending off-highway hybrid electric drivetrain technology at the upcoming ConExpo-Con/Agg trade show from March 4-8 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Honda introduces “Cooperative Mobility Ecosystem” at CES 2017; Honda Riding Assist, NeuV concept w/ AI emotion engine

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Honda unveiled its Cooperative Mobility Ecosystem concept at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, connecting artificial intelligence, robotics and big data to transform the mobility experience of the future.

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Harman demonstrates Google Glass integrated with proprietary advanced driver assistance system

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Harman, the premium global audio and infotainment group is demonstrating the integration of Google Glass with its advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) engine at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The concept demonstrates how a driver can receive headway alerts, collision and off-road warnings delivered straight to Google Glass, along with emergency or warning messages.

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