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The inventor of the battery used in GM's first electric vehicle says the new allure of electric cars is speed and performance, not just fuel efficiency.
As manufacturers seek greater acceptance of plug-in vehicles, they face the challenges of creating a reliable, easy-to-use infrastructure for recharging and uniform testing procedures.
The electric vehicle (EV) uses one or more electric motors to move. There are three different types of EVs. One that is powered externally by a power station, one that uses stored energy received from an external power source and one that uses an on board power source (hybrid electric vehicle). Different types of EVs include, plug-in electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, hydrogen vehicles, electric trains, electric trolleys, electric boats, electric two-wheeled vehicles, and...