engingeersChevrolet’s ‘Bolt’ was recently voted the best Car in North America for 2017 at the North American Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan on the 9th of January.  Completely powered by electricity, this car can go for 238 miles with every single charge. Designed by the Chevrolet division of General Motors, several Bangladeshi engineers worked on this project.

Dr. Khwaja Rahman and Dr. Faizul Momen, both Technical Fellows at General Motors, worked on the motor and also gained a patent, which was considered a breakthrough in renewable energy use.

In an era where there is increased focus on renewable sources of energy, this was certainly a proud moment for Bangladesh.

More on this here.

by Rayaan Chowdhury