Based on what looks like the BMW i3, the Rinspeed Budii is an attempt to “redefine the relationship between man and machine.”, which ultimately translates to further blueprints for autonomous driving.
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BMW has staked its claim on the future hybrid plug-in market and announced that it will be creating hybrids of every core model that is still in production.
Along with Honda, Toyota has exhibited their own hydrogen fuel-cell sedan called the Mirai, which translates from Japanese as ‘future’. Due for release in Fall 2015, the zero emission vehicle will run straight up against the Honda FCX Clarity fuel-cell in a market that is starting to find itself.
The Honda FCV Concept is essentially a further evolution of the FCX Clarity, featuring a fuel-cell powertrain that fits into the front engine compartment of the vehicle, saving valuable room within the cabin.
We’ve reached a point in the hybrid and electric car market where we’re patiently, yet frustratingly, sitting around waiting for someone to produce a high-powered and long-capacity battery, all while being inexpensive and available for the standard market, rather than just the luxury vehicle segment.
The Netherlands are renowned for their huge population of cyclists. In fact, 27% of all trips nationwide are taken by bicycle, with higher numbers in cities and rural areas, such as Groningen which possibly boasts the largest number of cyclists with 59%. The environmental advantages of such a system are obvious, and let’s not get started [...]
It seems that rather than looking into groundbreaking, revolutionary new innovations to supply necessary charge to our electric and hybrid cars, a simple and sustainable solution has been hanging above our heads for quite some time. BMW is the first among what will surely be many major car makers who are starting to make use of [...]
Mercedes-Benz Unveils Groundbreaking New Hybrid Concept Vehicle Powered by Renewable Energy, the Vision G-Code
Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its latest concept vehicle, the hybrid Vision G-Code, which is packaged with one of the most innovative and eco-friendly features we’ve ever seen: what is being called “multi-voltaic silver paint”, which essentially changes the body into a fully functional solar panel and also makes use of the wind, which in [...]
GM has once again upped their game in an attempt to ignite the Volt’s image and sales with an all new Voltec extended range electric vehicle (EREV) propulsion system.
Nissan is just one of the automakers that is starting to take note of other possible uses for the electric car, such as harnessing the power from the battery, and pumping the electric back in to the electricity grid.