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Your emails: Why don't electric cars have geared transmissions?

Brian Cooley explains why EVs lack geared transmissions and how these automobiles deliver power and torque.

By 10 June 2016

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3D-printed electric car starts taking pre-orders in 2016 (Tomorrow Daily 271 show notes)

Local Motors has shown off various prototype versions of its 3D-printed electric car concept, but it looks like its "LM3D Swim" variant will be the first to head to retail, with preorders spinning up next year through crowdfunding and website efforts.

By 6 November 2015

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'LM3D' racing to be first 3D-printed electric car to market (Tomorrow Daily 271)

Jeff discusses a drone avoidance algorithm from an MIT student, a small device looking to transform regular homes into part of the Internet of Things and a company aiming to launch its 3D-printed electric car by 2017.

6 November 2015

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Apple in settlement talks with electric-car battery maker

Lawsuit accused Apple of luring away key engineers to work within a new battery division, fueling speculation that the iPhone maker has ambitions of developing an electric car of its own.

By 4 March 2015

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Sunswift solar electric car reaches funding goal to hit the streets

The world record-breaking Sunswift eVe electric solar car, designed and built by students at UNSW, is set to hit Australian streets after reaching a AU$30,000 crowdfunding target.

By 15 December 2014

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Tesla's gigafactory could make electric cars rival gas cars

The massive lithium-ion battery plant is slated to open in 2017 and is said to bring down the battery cost per kWh by 30 percent.

By 24 July 2014

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Porsche's recovered 1898 electric car (pictures)

After sitting in a warehouse for 111 years, the first Porsche is back.

6 Images By 29 January 2014

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South Korea's Armadillo-T electric car folds up

Small and light all-electric car can fold down to almost half its length for easier parking. Speed demons might want to look elsewhere, however.

By 24 August 2013

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BMW shows i3 urban electric car

In what it billed as a car for future cities, BMW took the wraps off its purpose-built i3 electric car, a four-seater hatchback that goes up to 100 miles on a charge.

By 31 July 2013

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Electric car price war? Chevy chimes in with Volt incentives

Chevrolet ups the price incentive on the Volt as all-electric rivals get price drops.

By 13 June 2013