Electromobility and autonomous driving: Where are we heading?


Photo: An electric car of the bran Ford Tourneo at the charging station; Copyright: PARAVAN GmbH

Is the automotive future electric? The number of registrations of electric vehicles is gradually increasing. However, the charging infrastructure in particular still needs to be expanded. And there is a problem with the permissible gross weight, especially with conversions.

The racetrack is a research laboratory

Photo: Janis McDavid in his racing outfit in front of the Schaeffler Paravan racing garage; Copyright: PARAVAN GmbH

For Janis McDavid a dream came true – he lapped a racing car around the motor racing circuit Zolder using a 4-way joystick.

Electric transportation in our future? We need (creative) solutions

Photo: An inclusion cab of the brand Mercedes eVito with a ramp at the tailgate; Copyright: AMF-Bruns GmbH & Co. KG

Transport companies in cities and municipalities in particular are now relying on e-vehicles. For them, charging times can best be planned into everyday business.

Photo: The interior of a VW ID3 equipped with driving assistance systems from the driver's perspective; Copyright: F. Sodermanns Automobile GmbH

No matter how much parties or groups campaign to ban cars from city centers, for people with disabilities, having their own car is an important point for their mobility. Vehicle converters make this important point of participation possible for them.

Choosing an electric vehicle largely comes down to a financial decision

Photo: Anne Hofmann; Copyright: private