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Hybrid and electric vehicles and their lubrication challenges

Q8Oils gives an overview of the different engine technologies, the market figures and the lubrication specificities of hybrid and electric vehicles.

Why we need to rethink component design for electric vehicles

Explaining the challenges faced by automotive companies designing the next generation of EVs.

China drives massive uptake of electric vehicles

The number of electric and plug-in hybrid cars on the world's roads exceeded 3 million in 2017, a 54 per cent increase on 2016.

Electric vehicles set to drive boom in copper

The rising number of plug-in electric vehicles is expected to drive a boom in the copper market because of the crucial role played by copper in port charging cables and units and wiring to electrical panels.

VW in $25bn push into electric vehicles

German automaker Volkswagen has announced securing $25bn in battery supplies as part of an aggressive push into the electric vehicle market.

Indonesia examines viability of electric vehicles

The government of Indonesia and Mitsubishi Motors are partnering in a new electric vehicle programme, aimed at helping the country to reduce exhaust emissions.

What will be the true impact of electric vehicles?

We examine some of the major uncertainties that exist around electric vehicles – when and where will people charge their cars? What behaviour will we see? And ultimately, what impact may EVs have on the generation and distribution of electricity?

Ford almost trebles planned investment in electric vehicles

US car manufacturer has revised its initial plans on development of electric vehicles, and now plans to spend $11bn on the cleaner transportation by 2022.

China steps up the pace on electric vehicles

The Chinese government announced on Thursday that it would start phasing out fossil fuel cars and set a 10 per cent minimum quota of...

Electric vehicles still in the foothills

An article in Power Engineering International magazine in 2013 by Penny Hitchin identified progress in the development of electric vehicles, as well as the barriers to progress.