27 Mar '14, 4am

Volvo Testing KERS Technology For Your Next Car: F1’s KERS technology could soon be found under the hood or ou...

Volvo Testing KERS Technology For Your Next Car: F1’s KERS technology could soon be found under the hood or ou...

F1’s KERS technology could soon be found under the hood or our every day vehicles, creating a different kind of hybrid. Volvo Car Group and engineering company Flybrid Automotive have been conducting tests of lightweight Flybrid flywheel KERS technology. The end goal is to boost performance while cutting fuel consumption and emissions. Both companies said the four-year partnership, using real-world driving data from tests on public roads and test tracks in both Sweden and the UK, has shown that the flywheel-based hybrid technology can deliver an 80 horsepower performance boost, as well as fuel savings of up to 25 percent. The research forms part of Volvo’s continued Drive-E Powertrain research and development program. Just like its recently launched D4 engines, which combine 181 horsepower performance with CO2 emissions of 99g/km, Volvo said the Flybrid KERS tests deliver ...

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Volvo tests Flybrid KERS technology

Volvo tests Flybrid KERS technology

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 26 Mar '14, 5pm

Volvo Car Group's engineering company, Flybrid Automotive, has been testing a kinetic energy recovery system (KERS) on pas...

Volvo makes latest Drive-E technology available across the range: Volvo is making its new Drive-E powertrains

Volvo makes latest Drive-E technology available...

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 27 Mar '14, 9am

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Here's The Real Reason Warren Buffett Doesn't Invest In Technology — Or Bitcoin

Here's The Real Reason Warren Buffett Doesn't I...

businessinsider.com 27 Mar '14, 7am

Reuters/Jason Reed Warren Buffett Silicon Valley venture capitalist Marc Andreessen set Twitter tongues wagging yesterday ...

Stripe Starts Testing Bitcoin Payments

Stripe Starts Testing Bitcoin Payments

techcrunch.com 27 Mar '14, 6pm

In another validation of the bitcoin space, YC’s biggest payments company, Stripe, said it has started to test bitcoin and...

Ian Somerhalder on Animal Testing: “It’s NOT NE...

ecorazzi.com 02 Apr '14, 2pm

“Wow. This is a bummer… Do we really need to test on animals still? We can send missions to mars yet we still test on anim...

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spectrum.ieee.org 27 Mar '14, 5pm

The U.S. General Accountability Office (GAO ) earlier this week released its fifth annual report on the state of the F-35 ...

More love, this time from on our event at The Westin

More love, this time from on our event at The W...

superadrianme.com 31 Mar '14, 6am

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