What Should a Nine-Thousand-Pound Electric Vehicle Sound

IRCAM’s Renault sounds were, indeed, surprisingly mellow, although perhaps less like birdsong than like a washing machine set to the delicates cycle. The Parisian soundscape will surely benefit from them. But would anyone hear these élégantes French alerts in New York, particularly over the bedlam and blare of all the gas-powered vehicles in its traffic-clogged streets?

An automobile powered

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BMW M Hybrid V8 LMDh to race at Le Mans from 2024

BMW will enter its new M Hybrid V8 race car in the FIA World Endurance Championship from 2024, the automaker said on Tuesday.

This will be addition to BMW’s previously announced participation in the IMSA SportsCar Championship starting from 2023.

The M Hybrid V8 has been designed to meet new LMDh (Le Mans Daytona hybrid) regulations, with the cars eligible

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10 Most Fuel-Efficient 2022 SUV Hybrids

The market for hybrid cars has been booming as a result of the current sky-high gas prices, which look destined to remain high for the foreseeable future. Compact SUVs remain the bestselling vehicles in the world, where their EPA ratings are becoming increasingly important for 2022 SUV buyers. You’ll get the traditional self-charging hybrids and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs)

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Hybrids: Why Are They So Fast?

Hybrid badge on a car trunkHybrid cars have reached a point where they can improve performance with quick acceleration and efficiency compared to their non-hybrid counterparts. But why are hybrids fast? And we’re not just talking about hybrid supercars like the Ferrari SF90. This principle behind why hybrids go fast also applies to affordable, mainstream cars and SUVs like the hybrid variants of the Honda
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Kia Niro hybrid 2022 review: Range, charging, energy

The Niro’s duties have stepped up in the last month to include multiple airport runs and lugging plenty of things around.

I also took the opportunity to range-test the SUV. Can it actually travel the claimed 58 kilometres between charges? Also, by the end of this chapter, we’ll have put yet another tank of fuel in. Will it match the

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2022 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Dynamic Cruise Control for

Toyota’s new DCC system is a very sophisticated cruise control system which uses sensors to calculate reasonable distances of braking so that you won’t have to cancel your cruise control every time you need to slow down from your initial set speed. This is not a new system and has been implemented first on high end cars in the early

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The McLaren Artura Harnesses Hybrid Technology to Achieve

From our partners: Electricity surges through McLaren Artura.

McLaren has dominated the market of plug-in hybrid supercars since the release of the McLaren P1 in 2013. Hybrid technology quickly arrived from McLaren’s Formula 1 team and has been a major game-changer in the P1, Speedtail and now the McLaren Artura, which is more electric than ever with the largest battery

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Google Maps beta teases future of more personalized routes

Google Maps could soon tailor the route information it gives you based the kind of car you drive, potentially giving you a different route depending on whether you use an electric car or a more traditional petrol-powered vehicle.

In our guide for using Google Maps to reduce your fuel usage and save money on gas, we recommend using the most

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