Tesla Model S LED License Plate Replacement Bulbs Reviewed
Tesla says it will work with China on charging standards. Teslarati tries out Abstract Ocean replacement LED license plate bulbs for the Tesla Model S. Toyota and Air Liquide discuss the hydrogen economy in New York during a ride-and-drive of the Mirai at the State Capitol.
Eseye Handling Connectivity For The New Motion Charging Network
Solaris is building an 80-foot bus powered by a Ballard fuel cell module. Eseye is now handling connectivity for The New Motion charging network in Europe. Zero begins selling electric motorcycles in Italy.
Porsche is reportedly working on a rear-mounted electric powertrain for its upcoming Pajun with around 420 horsepower on a modified version of the MSB platform. A hydrogen fuel cell version might also make the cut.
Toyota is preparing to sell $4.2 billion in special stock that would lock investors in for five years, but pay a higher dividend and could be sold back to Toyota at the issue price so investors wouldn't make a loss.
The chief engineer of the Toyota Mirai doesn't think that there's a future in fast-charging EVs because they put too much strain on the electrical grid and have a short range. Unsurprisingly, he thinks the future is in hydrogen.
Chinese Company Orders Ballard Fuel Cells For Buses
Wanxiang may be China's biggest corporate investor in US real estate. Automakers are exceeding 2015 EU emissions goals by manipulating tests. Ballard will supply hydrogen fuel cell modules for eight Chinese buses.
The Forze VI is a hydrogen fuel cell racer from a group of Dutch students, and the car is now finished with its first major shakedown after running around some cones for 40 minutes. The team eventually wants to take the car to the Nordschleife.
Reuters reports that the Japanese government will probably not meet its target of having 100 hydrogen stations up and running by early next year. After the last deadline for financial subsidies passed, only 76 stations had been approved.
Telsa Announces First Australian Supercharger Installation
Audi's hybrid racer wins at Silverstone. Designer Jaime Hayon reimagines the future with the Mini Citysurfer electric scooter. Tesla's first Australian Superchargers will be in Goulburn. Toyota is bringing the Mirai to the National Mall for Earth Day celebrations.
Stanford's aluminum-ion battery is flexible, fireproof and inexpensive. The EPA bluffed by asking for five percent fuel economy hike for trucks. The world's first hydrogen-powered tram is powered by a Ballard fuel cell.