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The Japanese presented a solid-state battery with record capacity
The Japanese presented a solid-state battery with record capacity

Japanese company Hitachi Zosen introduced a new solid-state battery, writes Nikkei Asia. It is reported to have a record capacity of 1,000 milliampere-hours, seven times the company’s previous power source. The main advantage of solid-state batteries is their ability to operate over a wide temperature range. Thus, the new model remains fully operational at temperatures… More

VW ID.3 and ID.4 to receive air-to-air updates
VW ID.3 and ID.4 to receive air-to-air updates

The German automaker is preparing the Volkswagen ID.3 and ID.4 for over-the-air updates that will be available from summer. Most ID.3 and ID.4 owners currently require a one-time dealer visit to use this feature to install the previously announced major and important update. Starting next summer, it will be possible to receive updates for the… More

New Toyota Mirai enters The European market

New Toyota Mirai launches in Europe. The Japanese concern has released all the details of the European version of the fuel cell electric vehicle along with a new gallery of images. The Toyota Mirai marks a sharp departure from the original, switching to the rear-wheel drive GA-L modular platform. The car turned out to be… More

Elon Musk is building a city!
Elon Musk is building a city!

The founder and head of Tesla, Elon Musk, said on his Twitter on March 2 that he was creating a new city in the state of Texas. “Building the city of Starbase, Texas,” says the inventor’s message. According to Bloomberg, we are talking about renaming the area in Texas, which includes the settlement of Boca… More

Recharging poles: what did the Czechs come up with?
Recharging poles: what did the Czechs come up with?

In the Czech capital Prague, within two years, they intend to install public lighting poles from which it will be possible to recharge electric cars, according to the website of the Municipal Technological Society of Prague. The CFTS writes about this with a reference to Khmarochos. In just six years, it is planned to install… More

Tesla Autopilot for just $100
Tesla Autopilot for just $100

This promise was made by the founder and head of Tesla, Elon Musk. The cost of monthly access to the new technology has not yet been officially announced, although auto experts have their own assumptions. A full set of electronic assistants from the FSD complex costs 10 thousand dollars. This package is activated once and… More

Xpeng abandons nickel

Chinese electric vehicle startup Xpeng has reported its car sales in February 2021. The company sold 2,223 electric vehicles, which is 57% more than a year earlier and slightly less than in January 2021. The latter is easily explained by the Chinese New Year Week. The company also promised in its message to offer batteries… More

Straw and rice husks: new Michelin tires
Straw and rice husks: new Michelin tires

Michelin has announced plans to develop innovative technology for the production of environmentally friendly tires. According to the specialists’ idea, in the manufacture of tires, engineers will use both recycled plastic and secondary waste, including rice husks and corn straw. At the moment, the main components that are used in the creation of tires are… More

Foot massage: GM’s new patent
Foot massage: GM’s new patent

A new application published by the US Patent Office shows General Motors is interested in making cars that can massage the feet of passengers. The Automotive Foot Massage System on Car Floor patent shows how small bags of air that can be filled or emptied can act as a foot massager when placed in the… More