Rim Chun-taek, Jean Todt, Elon Musk.
“Wireless electric cars, whether the technology is used to recharge parked cars or cars being driven, will facilitate the commercialization of electric cars. The technology is already the most promising solution, and it is expected to grow even more popular as battery capacity and price competitiveness improve. With this in mind, the government needs to update its policies.”
Professor Rim Chun-taek from the Korea Advanced Institute of Technollogy (KAIST) is calling for investments in inductive charging technology rather than in nowadays chargers with cords, esp. as the latter could be redundant soon.
“For me the electric car is really the future of motoring in the cities.”
FIA president Jean Todt speaking on his vision behind the Formula E and the responsibility for the future of motoring be it in races or cities.
“I think our stock price is kind of high right now to be totally honest. If you care about the long term, I think the stock is a good price. If you look at the short term, it is less clear.”
Even Tesla CEO Elon Musk must admit that his company might be slightly overrated at the stock market – at least for now. After his comment, stock prices fell by 4.5%.