Wireless Charging System for Electric Vehicles

Toyota are testing a way to charge electric vehicles wirelessly. All you need to do is park your Prius over special coils in the road and an electromagnetic field will automatically charge your car completely within 90 minutes. (Source:Sunday Mirror, 16 February)

The tests are being carried out in Japan. Toyota will assess the ease of use, customer satisfaction and how effective the system is to help the development of the technology. (Source: Auto Express, 13 February)