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2 VOLK S WAGEN: T H E SU R PRISE CHALLENGER It was Martin Winterkorn’s crowning moment. On February 3, 2010, the chairman of the Volkswagen Group stepped onto a small stage set up for him in the mirror-walled Paul Hamlyn Hall, the foyer of the venerable Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London. Sporting a double-breasted suit, the head of Europe’s largest carmaker presented his corporation’s success story to over 120 investors and analysts gathered there. An additional 400 participants were following his presentation over the Internet.
Contrary to the public focus on green car technology, the number of innovations in conventional powertrain technology is still rising and with 160 they cover the bulk of novelties evaluated by CAM. With 88 counted innovations, hybrid powertrain technology is also gaining ground. Hybrid powertrains are seen as a major bridge technology on the way to the next stage of alternative energy vehicles, while all-electrics still struggle with a series of unresolved technical issues as well as enormous costs.
In 2009, the state of California appropriated over US$10 million to help promote the production and use of zero-emission vehicles, with rebates ranging from US$5000 (€3470) for cars for personal use to US$20,000 (€13,890) for some commercial ZEVs (Zero Emission Vehicles). 1 million in just about 27 months. Despite a US$2 million boost from the California Energy Commission, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) in June 2011 announced that the program had run out of money earlier than predicted.
Aston Martin DB7 : the complete story by Andrew Noakes