Research and Markets, Tesla.
Research tip: The report ‘Global Li ion Battery Market for All Electric Vehicles 2015-2019’ by Research and Markets predicts 22.8 percent of annual growth in the sector until 2019. One of the driving forces will be Chinese manufacturers.
Video tip: The Tesla Model S P85D is truly driving insanely fast as this amateur driver laps the Nurburgring in under nine minutes. The new record now stands at 8:50. A beast, indeed – take a ride.
youtube.com via insideevs.com
Li-ion battery market, Tesla Model M concept.
Study tip: Research and Markets has published a report on the global market for Li-ion batteries in electric and hybrid vehicles. The analysts predict a 43 percent compound annual growth rate in revenues until 2020. The batteries’ combined capacity could have increased more than tenfold by then.
researchandmarkets.com via globenewswire.com
Click tip: A Tesla with four wheels is a lot of fun. And what if the EV maker were to join the ranks of Brammo and Zero? London designer Jans Slapins pondered the idea and published rendered images of the Model M concept – his vision of a Tesla motorbike. Would you ride it?
Tesla Model S on German autobahn, Fuel cell vehicles.
Video tip: Tesla meets the German Autobahn as Norwegian Bjørn Nyland takes his Model S P85 for a twelve minute ride at 200 kph (125 mph) consuming 520 Wh/km (840 Wh/mi). His only concern: traffic, not range as the next Supercharger was close.
Research tip: The “Global Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles Market 2015-2030″ report by Research and Markets takes a look at the future of fuel cell vehicles of all kinds over the next 15 years by interviewing experts and market players.
Vehicle electrification market, Zero Motorcycles factory.
Research tip: A new study by Research and Markets looks at the global vehicle electrification market (including mild hybrids) and forecasts a compound annual growth rate of 19 percent, accumulating to 30,74 billion dollars by 2019. Japan and China are the main contributors to the growth.
researchandmarkets.com via wallstreet-online.de
Reading tip: Loz Blain took a trip down the future lane when visiting the Zero Motorcycles factory in California. Blain took pleasure in riding the entire range of electric motorcycles and spikes his report with data and snippets from the company’s finest.
Charging equipment, BMW i3 REx, Events.
Study tip: Research and Markets predicts that the worldwide market for charging equipment for EVs will grow 33 percent per year on average between now and 2018. Analysts have identified lowering the cost as one of the main challenges.
researchandmarkets.com via digitaljournal.com
Reading tip: Don Parsons of Denver, Colorado, USA, took his BMW i3 Rex all the way to the top – a 128 mile road trip to the Loveland Pass and back. He described his journey and posted some nice pictures of is day – a different kind of technical report.
bmwi3.blogspot.co.uk via greencarreports.com
Events for the upcoming week: Automotive Megatrends Europe 2014 (Sept 10-11; Brussels, Belgium) ++ Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Event LCV 2014 (Sept 10-11; Bedford, UK) ++ Market Status of Korea Electro-Mobility in 2014 (Sept 10; Berlin, Germany) ++ Global Cleantech Summit 2014 (Sept 11-12; Beijing, China) ++ FIA Formula E Championship – Round 1 (Sept 13; Beijing, China)
You can find a complete list of upcoming industry events at electrive.com/calendar
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