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MIT unfolds the 'CityCar'

George Leopold
3/11/2010 00:00 AM EST

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re: MIT unfolds the 'CityCar'
prabhakar_deosthali   8/4/2010 6:55:00 AM
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This is a very good and not so futuristic concept in the personal transportation. As a part of EV design team , we had tried a similar compact 2 seater EV in our lab and it gave quite interesting results. The fold-able and stack-able concept is something really innovative and makes such vehicle very attractive as Public Transportation in the downtown areas of metropolis. The stack-able concept is mainly useful in vehicles for hire where the car on the top of the stack can be hired. Such technology needs to be commercialized very fast

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re: MIT unfolds the 'CityCar'
easycamaro   3/16/2010 9:42:11 AM
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Yes. As Ryan Chin said, this kind of conceptual small car may be more applicable in Shanghai or Tokyo. It means very less for ordinary house hold use in US. --- Peng Zeng (Researcher@Illinoie Institute of Technology)

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