22 Feb '13, 8pm

Chreos EV wildly overpromises with 600-mile range, 640 hp and 10-minute charging [w/video]

I can't access their website from work, but I don't see anything scientifically impossible about the stats in the video. All the technology is available to make such a car, unless they try to claim they can sell them for cheap, or claim that they can charge that fast off of any currently available charger. The torque number is clearly the torque after gearing, not the motor rating. Audi already played that game, and it makes the torque rating sound bigger than it is. You can play the same game with gas cars and discover your Honda has 4 digit torque ratings too in some gears. Tesla could achieve these HP and Torque numbers easily by just putting another electric motor in the front of the Model S where the Frunk currently is (the Chreos is supposed to be AWD). Tesla could achieve the range with only a little more than a double-stack of 2 of their current 85K battery packs. ...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2013/02/22/chreos-ev-wildly-ove...

Tweets

Für alle, die an Märchen glauben #Chreos EV with 600-mile range, 640 hp and 10-minute charging via @AutoblogGreen

Für alle, die an Märchen glauben #Chreos EV wit...

green.autoblog.com 23 Feb '13, 7pm

Check it out: according to Silex Power, it's a force of nature," a "fluid form... the pinnacle of technological innovation...

Momentum Dynamics Develops All-Weather Wireless...

green-energy-news.com 22 Feb '13, 6pm

Momentum Dynamics Develops All-Weather Wireless EV Charging. Momentum Dynamics has developed a method to wirelessly charge...

The Ultimate Guide to Electric Car Charging Networks

The Ultimate Guide to Electric Car Charging Net...

plugincars.com 26 Feb '13, 6pm

In Illinois they main company is ChargePoint. I have been driving EVs for just over a year. I am amazed how many ChargePoi...

Rinspeed microMAX Revealed, Still Stupid (w/ video)

Rinspeed microMAX Revealed, Still Stupid (w/ vi...

gas2.org 23 Feb '13, 2pm

That, dear friends, is a Toyota Scion TC coupe. It’s a front-wheel drive coupe with narrow windows, low-slung bucket seats...

Official: DOE's RANGE grant is $20m for a $30,000, 240-mile EV

Official: DOE's RANGE grant is $20m for a $30,0...

green.autoblog.com 20 Feb '13, 4pm

Proving once again that brevity isn't its strength, the US Department of Energy (DOE) put out its version of a request for...

V-Tent Solar Car Cover Charges Your Electric Car (w/ video)

V-Tent Solar Car Cover Charges Your Electric Ca...

gas2.org 22 Feb '13, 8pm

With the V-Tent, Hakan hopes to extend the life of EVs and build up the electric charging infrastructure, as well as re-im...

Estonia Vies for EV Leadership in Europe

Estonia Vies for EV Leadership in Europe

plugincars.com 22 Feb '13, 5pm

On Estonia highways, drivers are never more than 37 miles from a high speed charger, while in the cities, chargers are ver...