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21-07-2017 | Electric Vehicles | News | Article

Dispute over Quota on Electric Cars in China Close to a Resolution

In 2016, the Chinese government shocked German car makers with a draft proposal to provide binding production quotas for electric cars. The plan could now apparently be defused. 

20-07-2017 | Automotive Engineering | News | Article

Daimler’s First Pickup Is Called the Mercedes-Benz X-Class

At the IAA 2017, car maker Daimler will unveil its first pickup: the 5,340-millimetre-long vehicle balances both payload and lifestyle according to the car maker.  

20-07-2017 | Materials Technology | News | Article

Breakthrough in Spintronics

Physicists from the University of Würzburg have developed a promising new material that is ultra-thin, electrically conducting at its edge and highly insulating on its inside even at room temperature.

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