Jul 2, 2015 - 08:40 am

Drag race, IDTechEx.

Video tip: A mini drag race saw the European champion sprinter Dafne Schippers compete against the ultra-efficient solar car Nuna 8 by the TU Delft. The somewhat surprising outcome of this pitch between a human and a machine can be explained by the short distance. It is all about getting off the block first.
youtube.com (in German), youtube.com (amateur video)

Research tip: With the rise of hybrids and EVs, connected industries, such as power electronics for these vehicles, grow as well. A new study by IDTechEx predicts 40 – 70% growth over the next decade, with the market leaping to 86 billion dollars in 2025, from 16 billion in 2014.
idtechex.com (report), idtechex.com


Found on electrive.com
02.07.2015 08:16