NASA-Backed Battery Will Revolutionize Electric Vehicles

Luckily, with backing from NASA and DARPA, Influit has developed an incredible flow battery that solves all of these issues in one fell swoop.

By Justin Cornelison | November 11, 2022
China Dominates EV Battery Production

The global electric vehicle (EV) battery market is expected to grow from $17 billion to more than $95 billion between 2019 and 2028.

By Justin Cornelison | October 13, 2022
Tesla Model Y First in Line for Longer Range M3P Phosphate Battery

The world’s largest EV battery maker CATL recently announced a novel Kirin battery technology that allows for higher energy density than Tesla’s 4680 battery cells in the same footprint.

By Justin Cornelison | August 12, 2022
The Chicken and Egg Problems of EV Charging

The Federal government, in its interest in reducing tailpipe emissions of greenhouse gases, has set aside $5 Billion in grants to help states and businesses…

By Tom Martin | July 06, 2022
Car Stuff: Optima Digital 1200 12V Performance Charger

We were recently given the opportunity to test Optima’s new Digital 1200 12V Performance Charger. The Digital 1200 is significant as it’s Optima’s first crack at a battery charger and it has some impressive features and specs. As a division within the world’s largest battery manufacturer, Johnson Controls, Optima has been given access to the resources needed to produce a charger that’s twice as fast as anything else of similar size, or price. The “Performance Charger” name is for serious, folks.

By James Bradbury | May 03, 2012
Rumors: Industry Report—Envia’s Battery Breakthrough

A story from The New York Times Wheels Blog is reporting that battery manufacturer Envia Systems has made a significant breakthrough in lithium-ion battery technology that could drastically change the EV game.

By Doran Dal Pra | February 27, 2012
Friday Video: China’s BYD At The Detroit Auto Show

Chinese automaker BYD (stands for Build Your Dreams, in case you forgot) has been in attendance at the North American International Auto Show since 2008, and has never delivered anything less than a massively entertaining press conference in that time.

By Seyth Miersma | January 14, 2011
New York 2010: 2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid

Recently, Hyundai gave up some of the details and a teaser image of the 2011 Sonata Hybrid. Today, at the New York Auto Show, the automaker revealed all the goods on its new fuel-efficient superstar.

By John Beltz Snyder | March 31, 2010


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