A British company thinks ultra-maneuverability will be in our near future around crowded cities.
VW and Protean team up for in-wheel electric motors
As electric cars become more prevalent in the market place, many automakers are still exploring the best way to make use of electric drivetrains. We've seen everything from plug-in hybrids through front-drive electric cars like Nissan's Leaf, to more advanced offerings like the four-wheel driven...Antony Ingram
Protean in-wheel electric motor to enter production in 2014
For years, in-wheel electric motors were touted as the next big thing in vehicle electrification. Ignoring the increase in unsprung weight, the advantages of in-wheel power sources are obvious. With each unit sitting in the space inside a wheel, supplying power exactly where and when the driver...Viknesh Vijayenthiran