27 Jul '15, 12pm

Electric Buses: Crucible of Change #tech #news

Indeed buses are now a crucible of change, often adopting new technology before cars. The in-wheel motors of the Chinese BYD K9 bus are part of the reason why they took the world record in order size this year with one order for 2000 vehicles. This has been followed by smaller orders all over the world, including South America, where it is setting up one of its many new factories for making electric buses. It even has a solar roof option. In China success with that may have to await the sun reappearing as the notorious Chinese smogs abate.

Full article: http://www.electricvehiclesresearch.com/research/article....

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