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China's EV Pickup Recharges While Driving

  All Electric Pickup With Retractable Solar Roof                                                  Source:  Edison Future Unique Solar Mosaic Technology China has just introduced remarkable new solar mosaic technology that recharges an all-electric pickup truck while it is driving.  The EV truck is equipped with a retractable solar roof composed of uniquely designed solar mosaic technology.  The new EF1-T pickup truck is the product of Chinese automaker Edison Future, which is a subsidiary of the Chinese renewable energy company SPI Energy.  The retractable roof adds range while the EV is driving on the road or working a construction site or farm. Tech Specs The EV has four doors and an open bed in the back that gets covered by the solar roof.  The standard model has a 470 horsepower electric engine that goes 0 to 60 mph in 6.5 seconds.  The premium model has two electric motors that can accelerate 0 to 60 mph in 4.5 seconds.  And the super model has three electric motors that can go 0