Genovation Cars Featured on Recent Episode of PBS MotorWeek Show
ROCKVILLE, MD -- Genovation's G2 car was recently featured on the PBS show MotorWeek. The G2 was a prominent part of segment on testing being done at the University of Maryland’s Wind Tunnel facility on aerodynamic efficiency of automobiles. A scale model of the G2 was used. The show can been viewed online here with the wind tunnel segment beginning 8:45 into the show.
"We were honored to be part of this long-running and popular show and to be back in The Glenn L. Martin Wind Tunnel at the University of Maryland College Park to help demonstrate…
NAT’L SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRANT FOR ELECTRIC CAR RESEARCH
ROCKVILLE, MD -- Genovation Cars is pleased to announce its participation in a major research grant awarded by the National Science Foundation to the University of Maryland for $438,418 to support the development of an Advanced-Silicon-Carbide-based, Novel-Hybrid-Energy Storage System for Plug-In Electric Vehicles.
The technology has been under development for over a year through sponsored research funded by Genovation Cars, electric car designers.
The goal is to install the technology on a high performance demonstration vehicle to validate the technology, both on the road and on race tracks, and to eventually license the technology to other companies.…
Genovation Cars CEO Completes U.S. State Dept. Speaking Tour of Australia & New Zealand
ROCKVILLE, MD --- Andrew Saul, CEO of Genovation, Inc., recently completed a three-week, eight-city speaking tour of Australia and New Zealand on “Entrepreneurship and Renewable Energy,” as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Information Programs (IIP). Genovation is a Rockville, Md.-based designer and custom builder of environmentally friendly automobiles.
Andrew addressed youth audiences; national, state, and municipal officials; environmental NGOs; entrepreneurs; business leaders; academics; and media about entrepreneurship in renewable energy and climate change through the application of new and innovative technologies.
Andrew’s speaking tour highlights included:
- Frequent interviews…
Genovation Cars Profiled In Spiegel Online
Genovation Cars, a manufacturer of advanced green vehicles, was recently profiled in Spiegel Online, the online version of German weekly news magazine Der Spiegel. It is one of the most visited news websites written in the German language. The article was published on March 19, 2012.
You can read the full text of the article (in German) below, as well as watch the accompanying video.
Grün, grüner, Genovation: Das amerikanische Start-Up-Unternehmen…
Could Maryland be the next Detroit? (Washington Post)
(Washington Post) Andrew Saul started Genovation Cars in late 2007 without any intention of building automobiles from scratch. He said he simply wanted to customize sports cars and convert fleets into hybrid vehicles.
Then the economy crashed. Fleet managers were low on money, and people weren’t very interested in souped-up sports cars anymore.
“It began to make more sense for us to create something from the ground up,” said Saul, 46. “For someone to take a new car and get rid of a perfectly good engine didn’t seem like a viable business model.”