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T.E.N. Future Transport News 19th December, 2014: Wild Claims, Regen Braking, Backwards Compatibility.

December 19, 2014
Welcome to T.E.N! Short for Transport Evolved News, T.E.N. is recorded every Friday to help your weekend get off to a flying start by making sure you ...

Confirmed: 2016 Chevy Volt Gets Cadillac ELR’s On-Demand Regen Braking

2016 Volt
December 18, 2014
It was one of the biggest differences between the super-luxury Cadillac ELR range-extended coupe and the Chevrolet Volt on which it was based: user-ad...

Toyota: Mirai Hydrogen Fuel Cell Sedan Has Smaller Carbon Footprint Than an EV. Math Disagrees

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December 18, 2014
Japanese automaker Toyota hasn't had all that much luck lately when it comes to informational films and advertising, getting itself in hot water more ...

How On-Road Autonomous Driving Tech Can Make Quarries, Industry Safer Too

Nissan licenses autonomous driving technology to Hitachi Constru
December 18, 2014
Here at Transport Evolved, our motto is 'Cleaner, Greener, Smarter, Safer.' That's because we're interested in technology that not only makes our ev...

Is a Tesla Model S Electric Car Backwards Compatible? Of Course: It runs Linux

Floppy Drive Tesla
December 18, 2014
Just like the world of computers, the world of electric and plug-in cars is full of competing standards, different protocols and frustratingly incompa...

Tesla Model S 60 Luxury Sedan: Forgotten Electric Car Hero?

December 17, 2014
History is full of unsung, forgotten heroes. People (or things) which helped changed the course of history forever. Those who worked hard to help eff...

GE’s Smart Electric Car Charging Stations Can Charge Cars, Save Money Too

2014 Nissan LEAFô
December 17, 2014
If you live in a regular suburban detached home, the chances are that your electricity bill is metered by the kilowatt-hour, with your monthly or quar...

Rapid Charging Your Electric Car 101: Why Charging Takes Longer Than 30 Minutes

CCS charging sockets and plugs look like this.
December 17, 2014
The advent of rapid charging technology has revolutionised the electric car industry. Instead of waiting for hours to recharge, cars like the Nissan L...

Lamborghini Asterion Plug-in Hybrid Could Make it Into Production

December 17, 2014
For the plug-in purist, plug-in hybrids generally represent a car which offers some of the fun and zero emissions capability of a fully-electric car, ...

BMW to Demonstrate Self-Driving, Self-Parking BMW i3 Electric Car at CES

December 16, 2014
Nissan has been doing it for years, Tesla is already rolling out cars with the necessary hardware installed at the factory, and German marques Audi a...

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