Contact: Patrick Regan
Technische Universitaet Muenchen
Caption: This rendering shows a concept car in the works at TUM, the Technische Universitaet Muenchen, driving past the university's main building in Munich. The TUM Science Center for Electromobility is on track to present a driveable concept car at the next Frankfurt auto show, IAA 2011. The so-called "Project MUTE" concept is a subcompact electric car designed for competitive performance in urban settings, optimized for total lifetime cost and sustainability. The Science Center for Electromobility is part of a comprehensive initiative to accelerate development of electric vehicles, which includes collaborative projects in Singapore and China.
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