29 Nov '13, 7pm

Formula E Races Will Leave Behind Wireless EV Chargers For Public Use

Formula E Races Will Leave Behind Wireless EV Chargers For Public Use

For the first year of Formula E racing, the wireless chargers will service pit and emergency vehicles, rather than the cars themselves, as drivers will swap cars instead of batteries in the hour-long races. Eventually though the plan is to introduce fast wireless recharging as another aspect to manage during this silent motorsports event, with certain areas set up for charging, requiring racers to use their available power wisely. Qualcomm has joined with Drayson Racing to demonstrate a proof-of-concept

Full article: http://gas2.org/2013/11/29/formula-e-races-will-leave-beh...

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