Month: October 2021

The Center for Energy Storage Technologies (CEST) is partnering with Hesse Mechatronics to develop battery technology with American vehicle and battery manufacturers. The aim of the partnership is to enable more seamless systems engineering capabilities, from cell testing and selection to module and pack design and prototyping.   CEST plans to play an active role in
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The 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 debuted earlier this week with some impressive features, including the most powerful naturally aspirated production V-8 ever. Engineering Explained host Jason Fenske provides a deep dive into this 5.5-liter V-8, and compares it to the old Z06’s supercharged engine. Code-named LT6, the C8 Z06 engine produces 670 hp at 8,400
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A pair of related announcements from GM indicate that, as the company moves steadily forward with electrification, it understands the critical importance of charging infrastructure. Ultium Chargers GM will introduce its own line of residential and commercial chargers under the Ultium brand. The new family of Ultium Chargers, which GM developed in collaboration with charging
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Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by Holley Performance: Check out the Holley High Voltage Experience, an all EV event taking place at Sonoma Raceway this November 13th and 14th. New episodes of Quick Charge
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Ford plans to transform its Halewood vehicle transmission facility in the UK, in order to build electric power units—complete all-electric powertrains—for future EVs for the European market. The company will invest up to £230 million at Halewood (including support from the UK government). Production of the e-powertrains is expected to begin in mid-2024, and initial
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High Marks for Hyundai’s First Hybrid SUV Great style, drives equally as well as it looks, and gets more than 37 mpg. Need we go on? Hyundai’s first-ever hybrid SUV, the all-new 2022 Tucson Hybrid, delivers great fuel economy and seats five while hauling all their stuff, too. With three propulsion options and front-wheel drive
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EV Charging Infrastructure Accelerating Toward a Clean Transportation Future, PG&E Proposes Next Milestone in Building California’s Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Climate Change Glasgow, Greta, and Good Intentions Commuting Global commuting index, The best and worst countries in the world for commuting Trains UN Guiding Principles: Redressing the Hydrogen Train Tracks
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6 “Do Nots” in Case You’ve Been in an Accident This article may contain affiliate links.  A car accident can be an extremely stressful experience. You may be injured, and your car may have major damage. Injuries can be painful, time-consuming and expensive. Damage to your car is not only pricey, but it may also
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The Volvo car brand has gone public via an initial public offering, with its shares listing on Sweden’s Nasdaq Stockholm on Friday. Volvo said it gained around 200,000 new shareholders and that the IPO was substantially oversubscribed. The IPO price was set at 53 Swedish kronor (approximately $6.16) and, at the time of writing, the
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This article comes to us courtesy of EVANNEX, which makes and sells aftermarket Tesla accessories. The opinions expressed therein are not necessarily our own at InsideEVs, nor have we been paid by EVANNEX to publish these articles. We find the company’s perspective as an aftermarket supplier of Tesla accessories interesting and are happy to share its content free
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Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from Electrek. Quick Charge is available now on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, TuneIn and our RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by Holley Performance: Check out the Holley High Voltage Experience, an all EV event taking place at Sonoma Raceway this November 13th and 14th. New episodes of Quick Charge
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