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Mercedes, BMW working together on wireless charging solutions for plug-in hybrids

Auto Blog Green reports that Mercedes and BMW are working together to speed up development of a wireless charging system. A press release explains that the system will consist of an on-board coil and another coil that can be placed within the garage floor or someplace similarly stationary. The system will charge at 3.6 kilowatts and with 90 percent efficiency.…

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Mercedes to introduce three plug-in hybrids in 2015

Mercedes will ramp up its hybrid offerings next year with the introduction of three new plug-in vehicles.┬áThe S-Class plug-in hybrid is expected to arrive in the U.S. next spring, followed by the C-Class plug-in hybrid in the fall. Green Car Reports says┬áMercedes is expected to launch a plug-in hybrid version of its ML-Class crossover utility vehicle in Fall 2015, although…

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