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New company database on cars21.com

New company database on cars21.com

10 May 2011
With over 500 companies, close to 60 products and a growing community of EV experts worldwide, cars21.com has established itself as a successful and reliable online database for electric mobility. Add your company and...
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Reinventing the Wheel: New materials for EV development

Reinventing the Wheel: New materials for EV development

6 December 2010
Carmakers and suppliers are looking at every aspect of vehicle development to reduce emissions and improve fuel consumption. Materials for wheels, glass and coatings are reinvented to fit the growing trends of electri...
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LiTHIUM Balance joins cars21.com to present Li-Ion batter...

LiTHIUM Balance joins cars21.com to present Li-Ion batter...

30 November 2010
The Denmark-based company LiTHIUM Balance is becoming a new silver partner on cars21.com to showcase its innovative solutions for battery management systems (BMS) for lithium-ion battery packs. The product range compr...
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Transformed Audi drives 600 km on one charge!

Transformed Audi drives 600 km on one charge!

3 November 2010
It is an amazing success for DBM Energy and Lekker Energy who transformed an Audi A2 into an electric vehicle that was able to travel 600 kilometres without recharging at an average speed of 89km/h. Thus, already reac...
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A rush to wireless connection

A rush to wireless connection

27 October 2010
Wireless networks for electric vehicles. General Motors, Toyota and Ford managers agree on the need to set interoperability standards and are all very interested in the technology.
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Traditional Jeepneys becoming electric in the Philippines

Traditional Jeepneys becoming electric in the Philippines

21 October 2010
E-Jeepney project was distinguished at the 2nd Annual Electric Vehicles event in Asia for its innovations and efforts in helping the Philippines green its most popular means of public transport with an integrated conc...
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Exclusive Interview: Fisker Answers Our Karma Questions

Exclusive Interview: Fisker Answers Our Karma Questions

13 October 2010
Fisker unveiled its first factory-built version of the Karma luxury plug-in electric vehicle at the Paris Motor Show last week with great fanfare. The four-door, four-passenger Karma combines style and efficiency to d...
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Coming soon: Aker Wade fast charging solutions

Coming soon: Aker Wade fast charging solutions

8 April 2010
The US-based number one supplier of intelligent fast-charging systems worldwide is joining cars21.com as a Bronze partner to present its company as well as its Level III stations. The advanced intelligent charging sta...
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Fisker's Aluminium Space Frame and the future

Fisker's Aluminium Space Frame and the future

9 March 2010
In Geneva the premium carmaker Fisker is showcasing its aluminium space frame for the Karma model for the first time. It incorporates new levels of rigidity and strength to the PHEV that will come to the market early ...
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A car body powering the electric motor

A car body powering the electric motor

15 February 2010
A research alliance between Imperial College London and European partners is working on a prototype of multifunctional structural composite material that would boost up the energy storage capacity of electric vehicles...
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A heat pump to boost efficiency and range for EVs

A heat pump to boost efficiency and range for EVs

25 January 2010
In Frankfurt last year Audi presented the first heat pump to appear in a EV in its e-tron concept model. With its second concept e-tron, presented at the Detroit Autoshow, Audi emphasised the superior efficiency heat ...
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Plug less electric cars

Plug less electric cars

28 December 2009
US design and engineering company, Evatran, develops technology that will allow for EV’s to recharge wirelessly. The company has partnered with Syncroness to help commercialize “plugless-power”
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Bitrode adds EV/HEV Battery Module Test System

Bitrode adds EV/HEV Battery Module Test System

23 December 2009
The American battery formation and test equipment manufacturer is showcasing its Model FTV. The high performance FTV system is the ideal solution for demanding electric and hybrid electric vehicle battery testing and ...
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Bitrode - Battery Charging and Test Systems

Bitrode - Battery Charging and Test Systems

3 December 2009
The US-based company is joining cars21.com as a new Silver Partner to present its expertise in cell, module, and pack testing - especially for the EV market and advanced chemistries. State-of-the-art technologies comb...
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Obrist Technologies: Thermal Management & Battery Coo...

Obrist Technologies: Thermal Management & Battery Coo...

1 June 2009
Newly founded Obrist Technologies can build on more than a decade of engineering expertise in vehicle thermal management and components development for cooling and heating solutions. As a Gold Partner of cars21.com, i...