Wednesday, 16 Feb, 2011 Technology
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Wind Explorer - World's First Wind-Powered Car to Cross Australia

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Two inventors from Germany recently completed their journey across the Australian continent.

Dirk Gion and Stefan Simmerer managed to perform a three-week journey in their wind-powered vehicle.

Dubbed Wind Explorer, the vehicle represents the world's first self-sufficient wind-powered model.

By making use of a mobile wind turbine the car can produce electricity that is stored on onboard lithium-ion batteries.


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//1 Feb 21, 2011 05:03 AM | posted by: sarah
i just love this idea. check out the project, it`s just crazy... http://www.wind-explorer.de/index.php/project-en

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