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EVs at 2013 CES

Discussion in 'Electric Vehicles' started by chimpanzee, Jan 27, 2013.

  1. chimpanzee

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    Audi had the winning LMP1 (Le Mans Prototype 1) on display, at 2013 CES:

    2013 CES: Andre Lotterer / Audi LMP1 racer [ '13 CES Jan 8 ]

    with all 3 drivers present. Pics here:

    2013 CES 1/8 - a set on Flickr


    Toyota/Lexus had their autonomous-navigation development car (parallel effort to Google car) on display, see above. Video below:

    2013 CES: Lexus press-conference [ '13 CES Jan 7 ]

    The Chevy Spark EV was on display:

    CES 2013 1/8 (Samsung Galaxy II) - a set on Flickr
    2013 CES 1/6 - a set on Flickr

    The Panasonic booth featured an EV display

    2013 ces 1/10 sx200 - a set on Flickr

    & they showed an Elon Musk video about Model S.

    Tesla Model S was at the Nvidia booth.

    2013 CES 1/11 - a set on Flickr


    Smartphone & Tablets are increasing sectors Consumer Electronics. The battery issue for power-hungry smartphones (like it is for EVs) is being publicized:

    We need a Smartphone Battery Revolution Commentary | Mobile Geeks
     
  2. TEG

    TEG TMC Moderator

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    #2 TEG, Jan 27, 2013
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    EVs seem to get more billing at electronics shows than car shows these days...

    Is this drivetrain that Panasonic showed some sort of non-functional mock-up or are they showing off some other company's EV technology? :
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