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EVs at 2013 CES

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

  1. chimpanzee

    chimpanzee Member

    Dec 8, 2007
    pasadena, ca
    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

    Aug 20, 2006
    #2 TEG, Jan 27, 2013
    Last edited: Jan 27, 2013
    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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