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Hydrogen BMW X5 is already on the roads
Hydrogen BMW X5 is already on the roads

The BMW brand has started road tests of the i Hydrogen NEXT hydrogen crossover based on the standard BMW X5 model. The prototype was developed in collaboration with Toyota. BMW’s hydrogen car prototype has hit public roads in Europe. It is noted that during the tests, special attention is paid to software settings, efficiency, safety,… More

Future Koenigsegg hypercars may work on volcanoes!?
Future Koenigsegg hypercars may work on volcanoes!?

Carmaker Koenigsegg is exploring how biofuels from semi-active volcanoes can be used for its future production vehicles. Koenigsegg is electrifying and developing ultra-high voltage batteries for future vehicles. The company is also looking to extend the life of its internal combustion engines with an innovative fuel known as Vulcanol. Christian von Koenigsegg discussed this fuel… More

The new Defender will get a water-back version
The new Defender will get a water-back version

Land Rover has announced work on a prototype hydrogen Defender, which will begin road testing by the end of 2021 in the UK. The automaker does not talk about the serial prospects of such a model, but notes that by 2030 the number of hydrogen cars should exceed 10 million, and the number of filling… More

The secret to the mad figures of Tesla Model S Plaid
The secret to the mad figures of Tesla Model S Plaid

The Tesla Model S Plaid, the fastest and most powerful electric vehicle in the company’s history, began shipping last week. And in fresh tweets, Tesla CEO Elon Musk explained what makes Plaid’s engines so special. Recall that the car is equipped with three electric motors with a total capacity of 1020 horsepower. They can accelerate… More

Chinese hello Toyota: Hydrogen Hongqi H5 passed first tests
Chinese hello Toyota: Hydrogen Hongqi H5 passed first tests

The topic of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles is attracting more and more companies. Now their list includes the Chinese brand Hongqi (Hongqi, “Red Banner”), owned by the FAW company. At the 6th FCVC 2021, held from June 8 to 10 in Shanghai, she unveiled the H5 FCEV hydrogen sedan. The dimensions of the prototype are… More

For driverless cars will create a “stereo-vision” modeled on human
For driverless cars will create a “stereo-vision” modeled on human

Scientists from the American Cornell University announced work to create a new way by which unmanned vehicles can receive information about the environment. Thus, it is noted that the system uses stereo cameras and neural network algorithms. The developers claim that it will be much cheaper than the currently used lidars. Lidars scan the area… More

An electric car with a power reserve of 1600 km was shown on video
An electric car with a power reserve of 1600 km was shown on video

The American company Aptera has released the second prototype of a three-wheeled long-range electric vehicle on solar batteries, which was named Sol (in Spanish – “Sun”). A video showing the new car was published on YouTube. The Aptera project has been known since the mid-2000s, when a small startup announced the development of an ultra-efficient… More

UK authorities urged Hyundai to abandon claims of hydrogen cars
UK authorities urged Hyundai to abandon claims of hydrogen cars

The automaker says one of its hydrogen-powered vehicles “cleans the air on the go.” Although the Hyundai Nexo fuel cell model does not emit exhaust fumes, it still emits particulate matter from brake and tire wear. Therefore, UK Hyundai Motor was ordered to refrain from mentioning on its website that one of its hydrogen fuel… More