11 Sep '18, 5pm

Today's green automotive headlines include the Audi R8, BMW on diesels, and hydrogen robots.

The next-generation Audi R8 sports car may go all-electric. BMW plans to drop diesel-powered cars in the United States after this year. A fuel-cell company develops a new hydrogen filling robot. And the results are in from one of our latest Twitter polls. All of this and more on Green Car Reports . Come 2022, the Audi R8 could be an electric car . A new report claims the sports car will ditch its V-10 engine and feature an all-electric powertrain—perhaps with 1,000 horsepower. BMW has confirmed it will drop diesel-powered cars in the U.S. after 2018 . The Germany luxury brand will instead focus on plug-in hybrid vehicles. A New York-based fuel-cell company has developed a hydrogen filling robot . The system is meant to simplify the hydrogen refueling process, which can help businesses save money and time. We asked if electric cars will eliminate conventional hybrids from t...

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Report: 2022 Audi R8 to go electric

greencarreports.com 11 Sep '18, 1pm

Increasingly, there's nothing super about a supercar if it's not electric. Last week, British magazine Autocar reported th...

Plug Power develops new hydrogen filling robot

greencarreports.com 11 Sep '18, 3pm

Filling up with hydrogen is not as easy as filling up with gas or plugging in an electric car—at least it's not yet. To ma...

Audi teases new EV in Emmys campaign

Audi teases new EV in Emmys campaign

luxurydaily.com 17 Sep '18, 1pm

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Aston Martin Rapide E, LA electric cars for Oly...

greencarreports.com 12 Sep '18, 4pm

Teaser for Aston Martin Rapide E due in 2019 Aston Martin reveals detailed specifications on its first electric car, the R...

Tesla Autopilot update woes, electric buses, an...

greencarreports.com 14 Sep '18, 4pm

Some drivers say Tesla's latest software update disabled Autopilot. Cities and elected officials throw their support behin...

Calling All Robots

spectrum.ieee.org 12 Sep '18, 7pm

And that’s why it’s important to focus on real-world robots, not just sci-fi ones. We want more engineers to pursue career...

Next Audi R8 May Ditch V10 For 1,000 HP EV Powertrain

Next Audi R8 May Ditch V10 For 1,000 HP EV Powe...

hybridcars.com 09 Sep '18, 10am

The next-generation Audi R8 could be a fully electric performance car with over 1,000 hp on tap, British publication Autoc...

Hyundai and Audi team up on hydrogen fuel cells for cars

Hyundai and Audi team up on hydrogen fuel cells...

electronicsweekly.com 17 Sep '18, 6am

“Hydrogen has been talked about as the ultimate solution for zero emissions in the auto industry for decades,” says Wang, ...