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Published on July 6th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan


Toyota + BMW to Advance Electric Vehicle Technology

July 6th, 2012 by  

Electric Vehicles (EVs), if I were to bet on it, are the future of automobile transportation. It seems that every car company and their mother are now investing in EVs with a look to be an EV pioneer or leader. And some companies are evening teaming up, like BMW and Toyota:

Toyota, BMW Team Up On EV Technology (via Gas 2.0)

The Japanese Giant Toyota, and the Bavarian Beast known as BMW, could not be more different car companies. Toyota vehicles have the perception of stoic, no-frills, affordable reliability. BMW’s are brash, expensive, “look at me” cars driven mostly by those with an inflated sense of self-worth…

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