Breakthrough on Toyota battery for Electric Vehicle

By | 2017-08-14T13:52:45+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, batteries, Toyota|Tags: , , |

Paul Williamsen, Strategic Communications, Lexus International confirmed that Toyota is near a technological breakthrough for electric car batteries. Toyota is near a breakthrough for electric car batteries I was working, via email, with Williamsen on the difference between Li-Ion batteries and NiMH batteries in the Toyota Prius. I had asked why they used both in [...]

Technology World Premieres at Frankfurt auto show (IAA)

By | 2017-09-09T05:47:36+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Frankfurt Auto Show (IAA), Technology|Tags: , , |

Technology World News At the Frankfurt Auto Show (IAA) there will be many World Premieres of cars from many manufacturers. Before those cars can be built, each car company has to decide what technology will go into the car of the future. Watching the technology that the auto suppliers bring out will give you an [...]

World Premieres, speakerless cars, WAPO carchat

By | 2017-07-21T07:53:04+00:00 July 21st, 2017|Categories: #carchat, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: |

Sorry that we couldn't chat last week. We're back! The last time we chatted a chatter asked about the new concept from Continental AG, one of the big auto suppliers. They were showcasing a speakerless car; the system was built into the car instead. The chatter asked, "Using structural elements of the vehicle as speakers [...]