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07.03.12
Visualized: the history of the Formula 1 car in 60 seconds (video)
07.03.12

Visualized: the history of the Formula 1 car in 60 seconds (video)

Formula 1 car technology has come a long way since it first hit the asphalt banks 62 years ago. It...

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05.17.11
Next-gen Porsche 911 getting hybrid transmission system?
05.17.11

Next-gen Porsche 911 getting hybrid transmission system?

Porsche has already tricked out its racing cars with kinetic energy recovery systems, and now it...

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04.29.11
Formula 1 cars set to go all electric in the pit lane from 2013 onwards, racing purists outraged already
04.29.11

Formula 1 cars set to go all electric in the pit lane from 2013 onwards, racing purists outraged already

Formula 1, the pinnacle of gas-powered racing, is more often at odds with the eco-conscious electri...

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03.17.11
Porsche gives 911 GT3 R hybrid more power, less weight -- swears it wasn't fat or anything
03.17.11

Porsche gives 911 GT3 R hybrid more power, less weight -- swears it wasn't fat or anything

There are two ways to make a car go faster, add power or subtract weight, and Porsche has done a li...

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03.09.11
Veritas RSIII Roadster Hybrid melds plug-in tech with 600HP
03.09.11

Veritas RSIII Roadster Hybrid melds plug-in tech with 600HP

It isn't exactly the hottest hybrid we've ever seen, Porsche's ludicrous 918 RSR still takes that c...

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02.08.11
SWIGZ electric racing bike bests internal combustion competition, mostly (video)
02.08.11

SWIGZ electric racing bike bests internal combustion competition, mostly (video)

Make room, Brammo, MotoCzysz, and Mission Motors, there's a new motorcycle from Chip Yates and SWIG...

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04.23.08
Formula One to introduce hybrid Kinetic Energy Recovery System in 2009
04.23.08

Formula One to introduce hybrid Kinetic Energy Recovery System in 2009

While it's not exactly enough to turn Formula One green, the racing league at least looks to be taki...

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