When Litecoin Meets F1

With all the recent news of cryptocurrencies reaching their new heights.  A Chinese millionaire purchased a fleet of retired F1 cars with Litecoin. The buyer scooped up the fleet of rare Formula One (F1) cars, valued at around £4m in total.

The sale of the four-car collection was orchestrated by Dadiani Syndicate, the UK’s first marketplace to offer luxury assets solely for payment in cryptocurrency.

The flagship car of the bunch is the 2011 Sauber Ferrari C30, raced by Kamui Kobayashi and Sergio Perez in the 2011 F1 season. Kobayashi achieved fifth place with the car at the Monaco … Continue

BMW and Porsche work together to enable 15-min electric car charging at 450 kW charge rate

BMW and Porsche are currently working together and with other major automakers, like Mercedes and Ford, on an ultra-fast (350 kW) electric car charging network in Europe.  But now they want to lay the foundation to improve the charge rate to 450 kW in order to enable quicker electric car charging.

BMW is leading the project through the “FastCharge” consortium in partnership with other companies like Porsche, Allego and Siemens. The German Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure supports the project with a  € 7.8 million grant, which is supervised by the National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology Organization