BMW i3 gets a 100 kWh battery pack for 435 miles of range as a proof-of-concept by Lion Smart

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According to (This article and its images were originally posted on Electrek September 7, 2018 at 11:26AM.)

The BMW i3 is rumored to soon be getting a new battery cell upgrade to push the range ‘over 200 miles’, but Lion Smart thinks you can you push the vehicle a lot further.

They unveiled a BMW i3 with a 100 kWh battery pack for 435 miles of range as a proof-of-concept.

Lion Smart is a Germany-based engineering firm developing energy storage solutions for OEMs.

They have now developed their latest generation battery pack for electric vehicles and they used the technology to build a 100 kWh pack for a BMW i3.

The company claims a range of 700 km (435 miles) on a single charge enabled by an energy density of >230 Wh/kg and 460 Wh/l at the pack level.

Lion Smart claims that its battery pack architecture is “wireless” to a degree:


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This article and images were originally posted on [Electrek] September 7, 2018 at 11:26AM. Credit to Author Fred Lambert and Electrek | ESIST.T>G>S Recommended Articles Of The Day.


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