The Century of the Electric Car
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In 2013, the all-electric Tesla Model S received multiple ‘Best Car’ and ‘Car of the Year’ awards in the United States, trumping all conventionally powered rivals and heralding the ‘WOW factor’ to come with all-electric cars. The momentum continues with a team of 27 reputable motoring journalist recently naming the all-electric BMW i3 the ‘2014 UK Car of the Year’, above an impressive fleet of conventionally powered vehicles. Common notions of electric cars being small underpowered ‘buzz boxes’ are outdated. The modern electric car is challenging assumptions many make about electric cars and by default, gasoline powered cars. Whether it is about performance, style, range, cost, convenience or emissions, electric cars are now emerging as more desirable than conventional vehicles and the answer to more exciting, cheaper and zero emissions motoring. “Supercharged Momentum: The century of the electric car”, is driven by a passion for innovation, improved motoring and a better future. This 150 page eBook explains why a tipping point towards all-electric motoring is upon us and what all-electric cars offer. It provides fundamental explanations of the various technologies that are precipitating the transition and the innovations and numerous benefits that come with all-electric cars: benefits most are not aware of. It features over 60 full-color, high-resolution illustrations, comparative tables and links to numerous video clips that include comprehensive model reviews, all-electric supercars and electric car racing.
What's New in Version 1.10
This version has been made more contemporary as well as added and enhanced images.
Enlightening, Informative and Authorative Must Read
So refreshing to read such a balanced and informative insight into our automotive future. Take advantage of catching the early wave of this iminent disruptive technology. This book gives me great confidence in our future not being dictacted by the interests of global corporate giants. A must read for anyone - if not an EV convert you will be after reading Supercharged Momentum. Time to unload my M3.
Supercharged Momentum: The century of the electric car
A great place to start. I knew little about EVs but this book has clearly provided the insights and understandings to appreciate why the automotive industry and society at large is transitioning to electrification. I had been wrong in my assumption that it was all about environmental stuff and it debunks many myths. This book is significantly enhanced by the numerous images, info-graphics, sand linked video clips.
A colorful and polished iBook leaving me wanting to know more read more and see more about electric cars. Would be good to have full chapters on some of the newer and upcoming EVs. Nonetheless this is great and leaves me enthused for the future.