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the AFS Trinity website only mentions their car with ultracapacitors. Know of a link where they're working with flywheels?

And I feel I should point out that the accident of the Dymaxion was in a prototype with a canvas roof. The death of the driver is probably the main reason it was abandoned at the time, that's pretty bad PR-mojo.




That's the 'trinity' portion of the company, they make the control circuitry. The AFS bit is mostly research and patents, but they do engineering of composite flywheels as well.

It looks like they're 'pivoting' away from using flywheels in favor of ultracapacitors and Lithium-Ion batteries.

An older article on the topic:

http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/8.05/flywheel.html?pg=2&#...

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