TITLE

The Future Is Not-Quite Now

AUTHOR(S)
McCormick, John
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Aug2000, Vol. 112 Issue 8, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of fuel cell as a power source for automobiles. Major problems facing the fuel cell powered cars; Comments on DaimlerChrysler plan to launch the first fuel cell vehicles; Information on General Motor's experimental fuel cell car, the Zafira hydrogen 1.
ACCESSION #
3469273

 

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