Aerius vehiclePei Cheng Hsieh of the Monash University envisions an EV for the year 2025, the Aerius electric concept vehicle, that uses solar energy to extend its range.

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This vehicle is powered by Michelin Active in-wheel electric motors at the rear and on-board electric motors in the front for persistent acceleration and active handling. Apart from aerodynamically efficient body, Aerius electric concept has solar panels to constantly re-charge the carbon nanotube super-capacitors to extend its range.

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