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Vehicle Electricification: April 18, 2013

Vehicle Electrification
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Toyota gives a look at its re-engineered 2016 Prius

11-Sep-2015 18:07 GMT
Toyota's hybrid "set the global benchmark for hybrids, but now is breaking its own boundaries with more engaging style and fun-to-drive dynamics,” said Bill Fay, Group Vice President and General Manager, Toyota. Read full story
Schaeffler's electric powertrain primed for FIA Formula E racing
09-Sep-2015 16:02 GMT
A Schaeffler-developed electric powertrain faces the grueling demands of motorsports competition during the upcoming second season of FIA Formula E racing. Read full story
Flexible, modular robo-EV
02-Sep-2015 19:16 GMT
What happens when a team of software and robotics "nerds" from the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence design a self-driving electric microcar? Read full story
Battling the high cost of EV batteries
14-Aug-2015 17:36 GMT
Huge factories and technical improvements are slowly pushing battery pack costs down toward the $100/kW·h turning point that's expected to democratize electrified vehicles. Read full story
Ohio State's ‘Bullet’ EV has a short range, but could surpass 400 mph
13-Apr-2015 15:10 GMT
The Ohio State University student team revealed the vehicle it will use to try to break its own world land speed record—307 mph—with an over 400-mph mark. The 38-ft-long (11.6-m) vehicle contains 2000 A123 pouch cells and runs a four-wheel-drive system with two motors design-rated at 3000 hp (2238 kW). Read full story
Mercedes-Benz replaces M-Class with GLE, adds plug-in hybrid
06-Apr-2015 19:59 GMT
The new plug-in hybrid model has a 19-mi range in EV mode and can accelerate to 81 mph on its electric motor alone, while the AMG models' 5.5-L V8 gets a power boost. Read full story
Schaeffler developing novel powertrain for 2015/2016 FIA Formula E season
31-Mar-2015 17:20 GMT
All 40 cars in the world's first all-electric racing circuit run a standardized powertrain, but the uniformity ends in the 2015/2016 season when each carbon fiber/aluminum monocoque chassis FIA Formula E racecar can be fitted with a unique electric powertrain. Read full story
Green-lighting Ford's "clean" technologies
31-Mar-2015 17:14 GMT
Michael Tinskey, Global Director of Vehicle Electrification and Infrastructure, talks about smart mobility experiments, connected vehicles, and Ford's electrified vehicle strategy in China. Read full story
Racing to solve the lubrication challenges of stop/start-equipped engines
13-Feb-2015 19:48 GMT
A motorsports lubricant specialist has found direct parallels between the lubricant requirements of stop-start systems used in production vehicles and those of electrically-powered motorsport vehicles. Read full story
GKN develops electric flywheel hybrid system for buses
12-Feb-2015 18:21 GMT
The core of GKN’s Gyrodrive flywheel hybrid system was developed by Williams Hybrid Power for a kinetic energy recovery system designed for the Williams F1 team. GKN acquired the technology in April 2014 and has developed it for both endurance racing and heavy commercial vehicle use. Read full story
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The Evr-Green charging station from Leviton delivers up to 7.7 kW of power for home and workplace. The updated device pr...more
Amphenol Industrial Products Group’s ePower connectors series, rated at 800 to 1000 V dc, now includes right angle ...more
For its new 7-Mode transmission, AVL focused on key requirements for hybrid drivetrains including best-in-class fuel con...more
Current production dual-clutch transmissions (DCTs) are limited by their inherent mechanical complexity, according to FE...more
C2000 Piccolo F2807x multipoint control units (MCUs) from Texas Instruments improve execution speeds of control tasks in...more
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