Electric R18 e-tron from Audi is very fast and cool and it is the best place to test the new technology up to the limit at 24 Hours of Le Mans!
"German automakers are better hurry now to be in time for the electric cars to take the market by storm. GM looks like has bought a ticket into the future breakthrough Lithium Battery technology with Envia news about its wonder battery with 400 Wh/kg Energy Density and the cost dropping to $125 per kWh. Envia talks about 300 miles range for electric cars in sight now and GM is backing the company in its research.
DBM Energy has been lost in translation recently - before German start up has announced ground breaking claims about the range and cost for its Kolibri Lithium Battery. Will this technology appear somewhere in the German cars now?
Renault Zoe 2014 reported could have 220 miles range and this has not been confirmed by the company yet, but by all means looks feasible now. Tesla CEO Elon Musk is adding fire to the sector with his own claims about the cost of Lithium Batteries dropping below $200 per kWh in the nearest future. With Oil prices pushing Gas prices higher by the day, interest to Electric cars and Hybrids is reported to be growing now and these breakthroughs in lithium battery technology will make Electric Cars for all very soon."
"Feb 29, 2012 , INGOLSTADT, Germany