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Geely Auto’s first people-carrier explores multiple powertrain options

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Geely’s hybrid comes with a 56-km pure electric range Chinese car manufacturer Geely Auto launched its first MPV model Jia Ji with three powertrain options on March 13. The Hangzhou-based firm’s latest release, which targets young families, offers three powertrain options, including the newest PHEV, allowing for a pure electric …

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Aston Martin reveals Valkyrie powertrain figures

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Valkyrie has a maximum power of 1,160bhp at 10,500rpm Aston Martin has revealed the performance figures for the Valkyrie prototype’s hybrid powertrain. The heart of the Aston Martin Valkyrie’s powertrain is its clean sheet Cosworth-built 65° naturally aspirated 6.5-litre V12 engine. Evoking the spine-tingling, ultra-high-revving F1TM engines of the 1990s, …

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Nissan reveals LEAF e+

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The Nissan LEAF e+ features greater range than the original LEAF Nissan has unveiled the Nissan LEAF e+, which offers a new powertrain with additional power and range compared to the original LEAF. The “e+” refers to the increased energy density of the model’s battery pack and the higher output …

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Austrian battery pioneer launches new transmission for EVs

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The transmission can accelerate an EV from 0 to 100 kmph in 2.5 seconds Austrian high-tech e-mobility company Kreisel Electric has developed a production-ready, automated 2-speed transmission for electric mobility applications. The new transmission was developed in combination with an integrated powertrain architecture specially developed in cooperation with Sala Drive …

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UK Government and industry invest in propulsion technology

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Innovative low carbon programmes aim to save over 3 million tonnes of CO2 The Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) has awarded GBP35 million to three UK-based low carbon automotive powertrain projects, potentially creating or safeguarding nearly 1,800 UK jobs. The APC is a joint venture between the UK government and the automotive …

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