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Lightyear One is an electric car with five square meters of solar panels and claimed range of 725 km

Can an electric car wearing a solar panel overall convince you that it is better than Tesla? Lightyear thinks so. Lightyear One, the first prototype electric car unveiled by Lightyear, has a claimed range of 450 miles or around 725 km. The car, when it goes on sale in 2021, will beat the likes of […]

Manufacturers welcome govt’s move to allow sale, registration of EVs without pre-fitted batteries

Lightyear One debuts as the first long-range solar-powered electric car

Electric cars are better for the environment than fossil fuel-burning vehicles, but they still rely on the grid, which can be variously dirty or clean depending on what sources it uses for its energy. The new Lightyear One is a prototype vehicle that would improve that by collecting the power it needs to run from […]

Manufacturers welcome govt’s move to allow sale, registration of EVs without pre-fitted batteries

Lightyear One is a solar car with a range of 450 miles

A Dutch company has debuted a solar electric vehicle (EV) that can travel 725 kilometers (450 miles) on a single charge. The Lightyear One, a prototype developed by a team emanating from Eindhoven University of Technology, was officially unveiled today at an event in Katwijk, Southern Netherlands. Lightyear, the company behind the vehicle, was founded […]

Manufacturers welcome govt’s move to allow sale, registration of EVs without pre-fitted batteries

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