1.1.1 Lecture: Motor and Energy Storage

Course subject(s) Module 1. How does an EV work?

In this first lecture by Auke Hoekstra, we will address the differences between internal combustion engine vehicles and electric vehicles in general. We will zoom into the two fundamental properties of a car: motor and energy storage. The main differences will be discussed as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each type and the development of the relevant technologies over the years.

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