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NIO EP9 Sets Fastest Autonomous Lap Record

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Not long after setting a world record for the fastest electric car in the world at the Nurburgring, NIO EP9 is back at it, this time setting a record for the fastest autonomous lap ever. The venue for this stunt was Circuit of the Americas (COTA) in Austin, Texas, and the time 2 minutes 40.33 seconds.

Published on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 11:43 by
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An In-Depth Look at NIO EP9 Electric Supercar


A few days ago the Formula E firm NextEV revealed in London a jaw dropping new electric super car called NIO EP9. The specs they claim for this car, including a mighty impressive Nurburgring time, means this thing warrants closer inspection. So buckle up and let’s get up close and personal with the NIO.

Published on Friday, November 25, 2016 at 5:43 by
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NextEV Unveils NIO EP9 Electric Supercar


The British electric car maker NextEV, who is planning to become a major player in the field of making of high performance electric machines, hosted a classy event at the Saatchi Gallery in London to announce the launch of their new NIO EP9 super car. On paper, the EP9 is a brilliant achievement boasting amazing […]

Published on Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at 5:42 by
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Faraday Future FFZERO1 Unveiled at CES

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The 2016 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is the ideal place for the debut of an all-electric super car which is challenging the crown of all the big boys in the gasoline league. This is Faraday Future FFZERO1 concept, and it’s an electric race car claiming some seriously big numbers.

Published on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 6:27 by
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BMW i8 Hydrogen Fuel Cell Concept Revealed

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If you were wondering what will be the next step for the technologically-advanced BMW i8, it’s hydrogen fuel cell. BMW has just taken the wraps off an i8 Hydrogen Fuel Cell prototype being readied for 2020 production. It looks and works differently from the current i8.

Published on Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 8:03 by
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Geneva Preview: NanoFlowcell Quantino

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Turns out the Quant F is not the only electric concept visionary firm NanoFlowcell is bringing to this year’s Geneva Motor Show. They also announced the NanoFlowcell Quantino, a compact electric coupe which they believe has “mass appeal.”

Published on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 6:38 by
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Geneva Preview: nanoFlowcell Quant F

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Liechtenstein-based company nanoFlowcell is still trying to revolutionize the world of electric cars with their outlandish ideas. So following the e-Sportlimousine revealed at last year’s Geneva Motor Show, this year they bringing a new electric super saloon to the show called the Quant F.

Published on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 6:44 by
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Up Close and Personal with Exagon Furtive-eGT

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French firm Exagon Motors took its sweet time over developing the Furtive-eGT electric sports car, but the product is finally ready for launch and it is, on the surface at least, a fantastic achievement. The eGT is an elegant and luxurious sports coupe powered by two electric motors.

Published on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 13:55 by
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No Joke: Elio City Car Is Cleaner Than Cow Fart!


An American firm called Elio Motors is introducing a new city car concept designed to be an economical city runabout that is cheap to buy and cheap to run. To put the car’s environmental-friendliness into perspective, they are comparing it to… well, cow farts. Apparently, the Elio emits less CO2 than a year’s worth of […]

Published on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:12 by
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NanoFLOWCELL QUANT e-Sportlimousine Unveiled at Geneva

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QUANT e-Sportlimousine by NanoFLOWCELL AG is what the sports saloons of the future will, probably, look like. And it’s not just the design, either. The car features an innovative new electric powertrain that combines the benefits of accumulator cells and fuel cells system for better power and range than conventional systems.

Published on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 8:36 by
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2015 Kia Soul EV Revealed with 100-Mile Range

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With the new Soul EV, Korean car maker Kia officially enters the electric car market and puts up a fight against the likes Nissan LEAF, Fiat 500e, and Ford Focus Electric. The Soul EV will be Kia’s first all-electric, zero-emissions car sold in the U.S., and it plays a major in the company’s quest to […]

Published on Friday, February 7, 2014 at 7:15 by
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Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell Powers a Farm

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London desperately wants to be recognized as the greenest capital of the civilized world by launching, often silly, green initiatives. The latest effort is collaboration with Hyundai is a unique piece of design theatre that aims to educate people about the real-life benefits of hydrogen fuel cell technology.

Published on Monday, October 21, 2013 at 14:17 by
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Dragon Racing Latest Team to Join Formula E

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Formula E Championship is getting stronger and stronger as more teams sign up for the first ever season starting from next year. The latest team to join the party is American Indy Car outfit Dragon Racing. Owned by media and publishing entrepreneur Jay Penske, Dragon Racing is a fan anything innovative. So they found the […]

Published on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 15:10 by
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Drayson Racing Electric Car Goes To Bonneville

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The 204.2mph Drayson B12 69/EV electric Le Mans Prototype racing car is seeking new speed records to break, and so it is going to have a crack at the famous Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah later this month. It is another attempt to raise the sub-1000kg electric car world land speed record.

Published on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:32 by
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Toyota Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle Set For 2015 Launch

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In their quest to make cleaner vehicles car makers first tried the hybrid solution with good results, but they are not fully green. Then they gave electric cars a shot, and although they have no emissions whatsoever,they are very convenient either. Now it seems that Hydrogen Fuel Cell systems are their next focus.

Published on Friday, August 30, 2013 at 11:43 by
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