23 Jul '11, 7pm

F1 Cars Will Pit as EVs in 2014: As part of a series of rules changes designed to spur green-tech innovation an...

F1 Cars Will Pit as EVs in 2014: As part of a series of rules changes designed to spur green-tech innovation an...

As part of a series of rules changes designed to spur green-tech innovation and promote sustainability within the sport, Formula 1′s sanctioning body recently announced that, as of 2014, cars must travel on battery power only while in pit lane. Effectively, the new rules will turn every F1 car on the grid into dual-mode hybrid electric car, and force designers to build reliability into each of the cars’ existing KERS -flywheel hybrid systems (which will, presumably, continue to charge the cars’ batteries).

Full article: http://gas2.org/2011/07/23/f1-cars-will-pit-as-evs-in-2014/

Tweets

Official: FIA mandates electric-only propulsion for F1 grand prix pit lanes

Official: FIA mandates electric-only propulsion...

green.autoblog.com 21 Jul '11, 6pm

Go back into the history of grand prix racing, and the only green you'd expect to see was the color of a British racing ca...

performing for this years F1! Here's a picture of me looking baked.

performing for this years F1! Here's a picture ...

singaporegp.sg 29 Jul '11, 6am

Nathan burst into the music scene after emerging champion in 2005's Teenage Icon where he wooed the audience with his poli...

The Latest in Alternative Fuel & Electric Cars:

care2.com 23 Jul '11, 9pm

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime – Podcast here! A hot time in the ole studio thi...

Plug In 2011: EVs in Trends and Pictures: We've just returned from Raleigh, NC for the Plug In 2011 conference...

Plug In 2011: EVs in Trends and Pictures: We've...

greentechmedia.com 22 Jul '11, 6pm

We've just returned from Raleigh, NC for the Plug In 2011 conference, and have put together a slideshow of the electric ca...

Rick Astley is performing at Singapore F1. #ric...

singaporegp.sg 02 Aug '11, 10am

Often regarded as an essential clubbing ritual for virgin clubbers, Zouk's Mambo Jambo experience showcases an extraordina...

F1 track dashes villagers' education dreams

F1 track dashes villagers' education dreams

asiaone.com 22 Jul '11, 9am

The Statesman/Asia News Network Friday, Jul 22, 2011 By Abhijeet Anand, Aloke Kumar Nath & Udayan Kishor GREATER NOIDA, In...

Survey: Consumers prefer gasoline vehicles, EVs come in dead last

Survey: Consumers prefer gasoline vehicles, EVs...

green.autoblog.com 22 Jul '11, 4pm

Mineta Transportation Institute Survey: Which Alternative-Fuel Vehicles Do People Prefer? Gasoline Vehicles Still on Top; ...

The latest Hybrid Scorecard is out - which cars came out on top?

The latest Hybrid Scorecard is out - which cars...

earth911.com 25 Jul '11, 4pm

The Toyota Prius ranked No. 1 for environmental improvement over its non-hybrid counterparts in this year’s Hybrid Scored,...

"It's lean, it's green, and it's making quite a...

justluxe.com 30 Jul '11, 1am

Web publication providing objective analysis and information to affluent consumers to assist with their decision making, s...