Amazon Patents Drone to Recharge Electric Cars While Driving

Amazon Patents Drone to Recharge Electric Cars While Driving

There are a few obstacles standing between electric cars and world domination—range anxiety, rare earth supplies, Donald Trump—but perhaps the greatest is the lengthy time it currently takes for EVs to cop a charge. Even the fastest charging stations around, such as Tesla’s famed Superchargers , take the better part of an hour to give an electric vehicle the same amount of range a gas-powered car can slurp up in five minutes at the pump. Automakers and other companies are hard at work developing more potent power-ups, but even these—like Porsche’s 800-volt chargers for the new Mission E —will […]