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Tesla Free Supercharger Network Now Officially Open, Ready To Use

Tesla Free Supercharger Network Now Officially Open, Ready To Use

Just under a month ago, Tesla Motors held a gala event at its Hawthorne, California design studio to mark the switching on of its proprietary Supercharger rapid charging network. On Friday, Tesla held official ribbon cutting ceremonies at four of its six initial Supercharger locations, making them... read more

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BMW Pairs Electric And Traditional Turbos To Boost Efficiency

To improve fuel efficiency, engines are gradually shedding accessory drives. Electric power steering is now commonplace, and electric air conditioning compressors are used on... read more November 3, 2011 by  3


 
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Number Of Turbocharged Vehicles To Soar Thanks To CAFE Mileage Rules

There’s no doubt new Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) regulations introduced by the federal government are hitting automakers hard, especially here in the U.S... read more November 1, 2010 by 


 
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How Smaller Engines Offer More Power: Superchargers Vs Turbos

Turbochargers have been with us in volume production only since the Seventies, but superchargers have a long and honorable automotive history. They were used on the Blower... read more October 26, 2010 by  4


 
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Electric Supercharger Boosts Gasoline Engines To Diesel Efficiency

In the accelerating quest for greater fuel efficiency, boosting engines--with turbos or superchargers--is one way to pull more power out of a given displacement... read more September 24, 2009 by  3


 
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