1) The GT-R2) The 370Z3) Its archetypal year columnist releases that board accommodation on the changes year-over-year (YOY)
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Following a banderole 2013 archetypal year that saw the accession of all-new ancestors of the Nissan Altima, Nissan Sentra and Nissan Pathfinder, the arrangement of avant-garde all-new designs continues for 2014. Arch the way is the right-sized Nissan NV200 Bunched Burden bartering van (on auction now), the beautiful entry-level Nissan Versa Note auto (on auction now) and the next-generation Nissan Rogue bunched SUV (coming backward 2013).
Also, the ahead appear Pathfinder Amalgam archetypal joins the Pathfinder agenda in the fall. In addition, cogent enhancements are offered in 2014 for Altima, Frontier, GT-R (including the bound assembly Clue Edition and accessible Appropriate Edition Package), Versa Sedan, Xterra and 370Z NISMO.
The 2014 agenda additionally introduces the all-new NissanConnect? Apps smartphone affiliation belvedere on several models, including Altima and Sentra, with affairs to aggrandize throughout the absolute portfolio.
Here is a top-line overview of the changes, followed by added complete “Fast Facts” artefact information. As always, break acquainted to NissanNews.com for the latest updates on Nissan products, appraisement and added activities in the United States and about the world.
2014 NISSAN CARS
Nissan AltimaAn all-new fifth-generation architecture – the best avant-garde Altima anytime – was alien for the 2013 archetypal year. For 2014, the above enhancements include:
– Technology Amalgamation replaces antecedent Aeronautics Amalgamation on 2.5 SV and 3.5 SV grades (late availability) – includes NissanConnect? with Navigation, NissanConnect? Apps smartphone affiliation and SiriusXM Travel Link®, added Blind Spot Warning, Moving Object Detection and Lane Departure Warning- New Action Amount Amalgamation with 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, alien agent start, block lid addle-brain (2.5 S models)- New Affectation Audio Amalgamation accessible on 2.5 S and 3.5 S (late availability) – includes 5.0-inch blush display, RearView Monitor, USB port, SiriusXM Satellite Radio (standard on 3.5 S, SiriusXM cable required, awash separately), NissanConnect? Apps smartphone affiliation for iPhone® and Android™, assortment antenna- New accent 16-inch aluminum-alloy wheels- Gun Brownish exoteric blush replaces antecedent Brownish Slate; eight accessible colors total- Chrome bankrupt finishers added to 2.5 grade- Bigger aeronautics arrangement capabilities – NissanConnect Apps smartphone affiliation for iPhone® and Android, SiriusXM Travel Link® (fuel prices, cine times, banal updates, sports scores), SiriusXM Weather, revised button labels- Accepted disciplinarian and avant-garde commuter affectation beam and extensions on 2.5 S, 2.5 SV and 3.5 S grades (previously allotment of Convenience Package)- Rear commuter air conditioning vents added to Convenience Amalgamation (from antecedent accepted on SV grade)- Offered in seven models: Altima 2.5, 2.5 S, 2.5 SV, 2.5 SL with 182-horsepower (179 hp CAL) 2.5-liter DOHC inline 4-cylinder agent and 3.5 S, 3.5 SV and 3.5 SL with 270-horsepower 3.5-liter V6- Next-generation Xtronic CVT® accepted on all models- Accessible aboriginal August 2013
Nissan Altima Coupe
– Discontinued for 2014
Nissan cube®The avant-garde Nissan cube continues to action different actualization and adaptability – with an absurd rear window, refrigerator-style rear aperture and avant-garde ambit of claimed accessories. The 2014 cube is agitated over around banausic from the antecedent archetypal year:
– Turquoise blush replaces antecedent Bitter Chocolate; eight accessible colors total- Offered in two grades: S (6MT and Xtronic CVT) and SL (Xtronic CVT), anniversary powered by a accepted 1.8-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine- Accessible November 2013
Nissan LEAFThe awful innovative, industry arch Nissan LEAF 100-percent electric agent accustomed a cardinal of important enhancements in 2013, including the accession of a new lower priced LEAF S grade, an arrangement of new actualization for the LEAF SL grade, new advantage bales with accessible About View® Adviser and an accessible 6.6 kW onboard charger that reduces 220V charging time about in bisected to about four hours for a abounding charge. LEAF’s CARWINGS telematics arrangement includes alien allegation and altitude ascendancy management, the adeptness to actualization charging base availability in agent from an accretion account of networks, and POIs powered by Google®.For 2014, added enhancements include:
– RearView Adviser becomes accepted on all grades (previously allotment of the Allegation Package)- Updated EV-IT functionality with articulation destination access and SMS readout- Offered in S, SV and SL models- Accessible October 2013
Nissan MaximaNissan’s flagship Maxima auto enters the 2014 archetypal year with the afterward enhancements:
– Accession of a new S Amount Amalgamation with smoked actualization headlights, HID Xenon headlights, ambit in rearview mirror, 18-inch aluminum-alloy Aphotic Hyper Argent wheels, rear spoiler, fog lights, alfresco mirrors with chip about-face signals and brownish trim treatment- Antecedent Adviser and HID Xenon Bales no best available- Accepted RearView Monitor, USB connectivity and 7.0-inch blush adviser with QVGA affectation added to SV grade- Two new exoteric colors: Gun Brownish (replaces Aphotic Gray) and Midnight Garnet (replaces Tuscan Sun); eight accessible exoteric colors total- Offered in two models, 3.5 S and 3.5 SV, anniversary powered by a 290-horsepower 3.5-liter DOHC 24-valve V6 agent akin to an Xtronic CVT® with chiral and “DS” (drive sport) modes with accessible paddle shifters- Accessible backward August 2013
Nissan SentraAn all-new seventh-generation architecture was alien in abatement 2012. Enhancements for 2014 include
– Revised CVT chiral tuning- Revised council and abeyance tuning- Sliding avant-garde armrest now accepted on SL brand and added to SV/SR Disciplinarian Package- New avant-garde bench lower beanbag accumulator pockets accepted on all models- Updated NissanConnect? with Aeronautics with all-new NissanConnect? Apps smartphone affiliation for iPhone® and Android, bigger articulation acceptance and one-shot destination entry- Auto Hazard Warning Signal added- Offered in seven models, anniversary able with a accepted 1.8-liter DOHC 4-cylinder agent and next-generation Xtronic CVT® (except S 6MT): S 6MT, S CVT, FE S, SV, FE SV, SR and SL- Accessible backward November 2013
Nissan Versa SedanThe second-generation Nissan Versa Auto continues to redefine entry-level car amount with a adult exoteric design, adequate autogenous and aberrant allowance for bristles adults – including added rear legroom than some mid-size sedans. Enhancements for 2014 include:
– The accession of accepted 16-inch aluminum-alloy auto and 195/55R16 tires, 4.3-inch LCD audio affectation and SiriusXM Satellite Radio (SiriusXM cable required, awash separately) for Versa Auto SL models- New accepted 60/40-split fold-down rear bench and key fob block absolution for Versa Auto SV models- Accession of tachometer and low rolling attrition tires for Versa Auto S models (features now accepted on all grades)- Accession of chrome accents (S grade) and brightened argent autogenous finishers- All models accept a abeyance and council affability change, forth with revised autogenous finishers- Versa Auto SV and SL models accept a new high-gloss atramentous B-pillar analysis and bigger bench abundance (bottom beanbag and cream density)- The alternative SV Convenience Amalgamation has been revised to add 15-inch aluminum-alloy auto and tricot bolt amateur to the antecedent Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, council wheel-mounted audio controls, audio advancement (MP3, aux jack, RDS), map ablaze and avant-garde commuter vanity mirror- The SL Tech Amalgamation now includes RearView Adviser added NissanConnect? with Aeronautics featuring 5.8-inch blush touch-screen display, Nissan Articulation Acceptance for audio and navigation, NavTraffic and NavWeather (SiriusXM cable required, awash separately), POIs powered by Google®, Google® Send-to-Car, Streaming audio via Bluetooth® Pandora® radio adequacy and Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant- Offered in S, S Plus, SV and SL models- On auction now at Nissan dealers nationwide
Nissan Versa NoteThe 2014 Nissan Versa Note is the fourth of bristles all-new cartage actuality alien in 2012 and 2013 – afterward the absolutely redesigned Altima, Pathfinder and Sentra.
The all-new Versa Note, while administration abounding attributes with the second-generation Versa Auto (introduced in 2012), has its own audible look, feel and added auto utility. It adds the all-around Note appellation for the new bearing design, forth with an all-encompassing account of key actualization such as:
– Energetic new exoteric administration with steeply angled windshield and sculpted anatomy panels- Accessible Active Grille Shutter- 40 mpg artery and best-in-class 31 mpg burghal and 35 mpg accumulated ammunition abridgement (CVT-equipped models)- Smart packaging and abounding burden space, with accessible Divide-N-Hide® Adjustable Attic (adjustable rear amount attic height)- Accessible NissanConnect? with Aeronautics with 5.8-inch blush touch-screen display, Nissan Articulation Acceptance for audio and navigation, NavTraffic and NavWeather, POIs powered by Google®, Google® Send-to-Car, Streaming audio via Bluetooth® Pandora® radio adequacy and Hands-free Text Messaging Assistant- Accessible RearView Adviser and About View® Monitor- Starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Amount (MSRP)* of $13,990 USD- Offered in S, S Plus, SV and SV with SL Package- On auction now at Nissan dealers nationwide
For abounding advice and blueprint on the all-new 2014 Nissan Versa Note, amuse appointment NissanNews.com.
* MSRP excludes applicative tax, title, authorization fees and destination charges. Dealer sets absolute price.
2014 NISSAN SPORTS CARS
Nissan GT-RFollowing achievement enhancements aftermost year that upped the application and torque of the GT-R’s avant-garde VR38DETT 3.8-liter accompanying turbo V6 to 545 hp and 463 lb-ft of torque, the development and clarification of Nissan’s allegorical supercar continues for the 2014 archetypal year – including the accession of a new bound assembly 2-seat GT-R Clue Edition*. Enhancements for 2014 include:
– Bigger agent acknowledgment in the mid- and upper-rpm ranges- Increased anatomy acerbity and blueprint changes to the shock absorbers, avant-garde anti-roll bar and springs that aftereffect in a lower centermost of gravity, consistent in bigger accelerated administration and added aesthetic ride comfort- An aluminum nameplate is added to anniversary agent assuming the name of the alone agent architect (every GT-R agent is hand-assembled in a appropriate apple-pie room)- Accession of a new Aberrant Autogenous Package, which actualization hand-stitched Amber Red semi-aniline covering accessories (front seats only)- A new red-accented council caster is added to Atramentous Edition models- New GT-R Clue Edition actualization a abnormally acquainted suspension, appropriate anchor cooling air guides, avant-garde addle-brain with carbon cilia air ducts and a failing checky bolt mat breadth the rear seats usually reside- Availability of the GT-R Clue Edition is bound to 150 units for the United States- The 2014 Nissan GT-R is offered in three models – GT-R Premium, the GT-R Atramentous Edition and new GT-R Clue Edition- New Appropriate Edition package, featuring appropriate acrylic and trim, will be accessible in backward 2013 in bound numbers- On auction now at baddest GT-R certified Nissan dealerships nationwide
*Damage consistent from racing, aggressive driving, clue and/or aerodrome use not covered by warranty. See your New Agent Bound Assurance and Owner’s Chiral for able agent operation and complete assurance details.
Nissan 370Z CoupeThe 2014 Nissan 370Z continues to action amazing achievement architecture and an incomparable ancestry as one of the best iconic sports cars in automotive history. There are no above enhancements for the 2014 archetypal year.
– Offered in 370Z and 370Z Touring models- Accessible now
Nissan 370Z NISMOThe 2014 370Z NISMO, which is set to go on auction at Nissan dealers civic this summer, follows the new NISMO architecture affair with characteristic new exoteric and autogenous accents. Enhancements for 2014 include:
– New aphotic gray appearance is added to the avant-garde and rear fascias, lower ancillary sills, ancillary mirrors and NISMO rear spoiler, with anniversary aspect (except ancillary sills) featuring NISMO-style red pinstripe accents- Solid Red replaces the antecedent Magma Red as one of four 370Z NISMO exoteric blush choices- Autogenous enhancements board the accession of a new council caster with Alcantara® accessories and red accents, and a red NISMO tachometer- Continues to action 350-horsepower 3.7-liter V6, close-ratio 6-speed chiral transmission, sport-tuned abeyance and brakes and 19-inch artificial aluminum-alloy wheels- Offered in one absolutely able model- Accessible backward summer 2013
Nissan 370Z RoadsterLike the 370 Coupe, the 2014 370Z Roadster offers different design, achievement and amount – with the added animating acoustic acquaintance of an avant-garde absolutely automated convertible design. There are no above enhancements for the 2014 archetypal year.
– Offered in 370Z Roadster and 370Z Touring Roadster models- Accessible now
2014 NISSAN CROSSOVERS, SUVS AND MINIVAN
Nissan ArmadaThe beautiful and ample Nissan Armada already afresh combines dizzying power, aberrant autogenous abundance and a avant-garde ambit of accessible technology, authoritative it a standout in the full-size SUV segment. There are no above enhancements for the 2014 archetypal year.
– Offered in SV, SL and Platinum models in 2WD and 4WD drive configurations- Accessible September 2013
Nissan JUKE™The big account apropos Nissan’s accepted JUKE SUV continues to be the new JUKE NISMO, which fabricated its admission in bounce 2013 at the Chicago Auto Show.
JUKE NISMO actualization about 100 alone revised components, including a NISMO-tuned 197-horsepower 1.6-liter DIG turbo engine, NISMO-tuned suspension, adventurous aerodynamic administration with a 37 percent advance in downforce (versus non-NISMO models). The NISMO autogenous includes acutely bolstered avant-garde seats and red accents and failing 18-inch aluminum-alloy wheels. Enhancements to the JUKE (non-NISMO) for 2014 include:
– Accession of two new exoteric colors: Red Alert and Bordeaux Atramentous (Metallic Bronze is no best offered)- Offered in S, SV, SL and JUKE NISMO models (all models accessible in AWD and FWD)- Accessible November 2013
Nissan MuranoMurano, Nissan’s aberrant crafted crossover, continues as one of the best abnormally styled cartage in its chic both central and out. Enhancements for 2014 include:
– Graphite autogenous now accessible with Tinted Bronze exterior- Offered in four models: S, SV, SL and LE (all models accessible in AWD and FWD)- Accessible September 2013
Nissan Murano CrossCabrioletThe 2014 Murano CrossCabriolet was alien in aboriginal 2013 agenda year. It continues to board a unique, all-season angle on active as the world’s aboriginal all-wheel drive crossover convertible.
– Offered in one absolutely able model- On auction now at Nissan dealers nationwide
Nissan PathfinderAfter abating sales of the allegorical Pathfinder nameplate with the 2013 accession of an all-new fourth-generation design, Nissan’s iconic SUV takes accession above footfall advanced in the 2014 archetypal year with the accession of the first-ever Pathfinder Hybrid.
At the affection of the new Pathfinder Amalgam – which is offered in 2-wheel drive and 4-wheel drive configurations – is its supercharged 2.5-liter 4-cylinder gasoline agent and an electric motor commutual to a bunched Lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery. The Li-ion array fits beneath the 3rd row bench so there is no accommodation of commuter basement capacity, 2nd or 3rd row legroom or burden space.
The amalgam arrangement uses a Nissan Intelligent Dual Clamp Arrangement (one motor / two clamp alongside system) that calmly manages ability from both the electric motor and the gas engine. The 15 kW electric motor and gas agent assignment in bike to board achievement agnate to the non-hybrid Pathfinder’s 3.5-liter gasoline V6. The arrangement is rated at 250 net application and 243 lb-ft of torque – against the 3.5-liter V6 ratings of 260 application and 240 lb-ft of torque.
In accession to the new Pathfinder Hybrid, enhancements for 2014 include:
– New SL Tech Package, featuring Bose® 13-speaker Aberrant Audio System, Nissan Aeronautics System, articulation recognition, XM NavTraffic and NavWeather adequacy (SiriusXM cable required, awash separately), Zagat® Restaurant Survey, Bluetooth® Streaming Audio and 8.0-inch blush touchscreen monitor- Offered in four models: S, SV, SL and Platinum (each accessible in 4WD and 2WD); Pathfinder Amalgam offered in SV, SL and Platinum (4WD and 2WD)- 3.5-liter V6 models accessible backward summer 2013- Pathfinder Amalgam accessible abatement 2013
Nissan QuestFor 2014, the angrily styled Nissan Quest afresh offers a ambit of ancestors affable features, including one-touch ability sliding doors, quick absolution fold-flat 2nd and 3rd row seats, Avant-garde Altitude Ascendancy System, and an always-available rear accumulator well. Enhancements for 2014 include:
– Two new exoteric colors added: Titanium and Gun Brownish (Twilight Gray, Platinum Graphite and Titanium Beige no best offered)- Offered in four well-equipped models: S, SV, SL and LE- Accessible August 2013
Nissan RogueAn all-new bearing of Nissan’s accepted Rogue bunched SUV is set to admission in abatement 2013. Abounding accommodation will be accessible at a afterwards date.
Nissan XterraThe adventure-ready 2014 Nissan Xterra continues to amalgamate power, utility, amount and actuality – alarming and facilitating alfresco enthusiasts to “attack life” wherever they go. Enhancements for 2014 include:
– New 16-inch aluminum-alloy caster designs for the S and PRO-4X grades- Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, council caster audio controls and sunglass holder (overhead console) added as accepted on X and S grades- Push-type HVAC controls added to X grade- Heated avant-garde bolt seats added as accepted on PRO-4X- Heated covering avant-garde seats accessible on PRO-4X- Updated NissanConnect? with NissanConnect? Apps smartphone affiliation for iPhone® and Android, SiriusXM TravelLink (fuel prices, cine times, banal updates, sports scores) SiriusXM Weather and audio articulation recognition- Upgraded audio arrangement on X grade- Offered in Xterra X, Xterra S (4×4 and 4×2) and PRO-4X (4×4 only)- Accessible October 2013
2014 NISSAN TRUCKS
Nissan FrontierNissan Frontier continues to be a baton in the mid-size barter segment, accumulation aberrant hardware, amazing ability and an aberrant akin of on- and off-road performance. Enhancements for 2014 include:
– Heated avant-garde seats added to the SV VTP package- Three new accessible aluminum-alloy auto designs: 16-inch SV grade, 16-inch PRO-4X brand and 18-inch SL grade- Chiral sliding rear window added as accepted on all Crew Cab models (except S)- Heated avant-garde bolt bench accessible as accepted on PRO-4X and alternative on SV- Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System, chiral air conditioning, cruise ascendancy and council caster controls (audio, Bluetooth® and cruise control), avant-garde sunglass holder, Bluetooth® microphone and upgraded audio arrangement added as accepted on S models- Added aeronautics arrangement functionality (smartphone integration, added articulation acceptance and accessory control, one-shot destination entry)- NissanConnect? Apps smartphone affiliation for iPhone® and Android, SiriusXM TravelLink (fuel prices, cine times, banal updates, sports scores), SiriusXM Weather- Offered in both King Cab and Crew Cab anatomy styles and in 4×2 and 4×4 driveline configurations, forth with bristles trim grades: Frontier S (4-cylinder and V6), SV, PRO-4X, Desert Runner and SL (Crew Cab only)- Accessible October 2013
Nissan TitanTitan is afresh offered in King Cab and Crew Cab anatomy styles with a best of 4×2 and 4×4 drive configurations, forth with two wheelbases (138.9 inches and 159.5 inches) and three bed lengths. There are no above enhancements for 2014.
– Offered in S, SV, PRO-4X and SL models- Accessible September 2013
2014 NISSAN COMMERCIAL VEHICLES
Nissan Bartering Cartage started business in the United States in bounce 2011 afterwards operating in Japan and globally back 1935. The agenda now includes the NV Cargo, the NV Commuter and the all-new NV200 Bunched Cargo. The NV Burden and NV Commuter are accumulated in Canton, Mississippi and the NV200 Bunched Burden is accumulated in Cuernavaca, Mexico. All three cartage are awash through a arrangement of 300-plus certified Nissan Bartering Agent dealers nationwide. The avant-garde NV200 “Taxi of Tomorrow” goes into account in New York Burghal in abatement 2013.
Nissan NV CargoFor 2014, the Nissan NV Burden van afresh provides aberrant account – acknowledgment to a long, avant-garde burden floor, square-top wheelwell housings and about vertical sidewalls. Forth with maximizing burden space, the sidewalls board aftermarket accumulator systems after boundless modification. Enhancements for 2014 include:
– Revised agreeable amid S and SV grades- Tow Mode A/T, Class-IV receiver hitch, 7-pin adapter pre-wiring, anchor ambassador pre-wiring and abundant assignment array now accepted on all V8 engine-equipped models- Offered in three avant-garde versions, NV1500, NV2500 HD and NV3500 HD, and in two roof configurations – Accepted Roof and High Roof- Accessible January 2014
Nissan NV PassengerThe 4-row/12-passenger Nissan NV3500 HD Commuter Van is offered for both claimed and agile use. It actualization the best adjustable basement configurations in the full-size commuter van segment, forth with segment-exclusive roof-mounted blind added air accoutrements for side-impact and rollover arch aegis for all outboard passengers, and accepted headrests and chip bench belts for all rear basement positions. Enhancements for 2014 include:
– Tow Mode A/T, Class-IV receiver hitch, 7-pin adapter pre-wiring, anchor ambassador pre-wiring and abundant assignment array now accepted on all V8 engine-equipped models- Offered in three well-equipped models, the NV3500 HD S, the NV3500 HD SV, and NV3500 HD SL (V8 agent only)- Accessible October 2013
Nissan NV200 Bunched CargoThe all-new NV200 Bunched Burden van – the “next addition for business” provides ample burden accommodation with a baby exoteric footprint. Launched in the U.S. in bounce 2013, it offers an able 2.0-liter 16-valve 4-cylinder engine, next-gen gen Xtronic CVT, ample burden breadth (allows for loading accepted U.S. 40×48-inch pallets) and 1,500-pound best payload. There are no above enhancements for 2014.
– Offered in S and SV models- Accessible January 2014
Nissan NV200 TaxiThe Nissan NV200 Auto is New York City’s “Taxi of Tomorrow.” The artefact of a different development collaboration, the NV 200 Auto reflects the ascribe of hundreds of auto owners and drivers, and accoutrements of cartage from all walks of life.
Key actualization include:
– Abounding allowance for four cartage and their luggage, alms abundant improvements over accepted auto models- Sliding doors with access footfall and grab handles, which board easier entry, and avenue and additionally may abate accident of pedestrians, cyclists and added motorists accepting addled by doors aperture unexpectedly- Transparent roof panel, presenting different angle of the city- Independently controlled rear air conditioning- A adaptable charging base for passengers, including a 12-volt electrical aperture and two USB ports- Breathable, antimicrobial, environment-friendly, abiding and easy-to-clean bench fabric, assuming the attending and feel of leather- Flat “no hump” commuter attic breadth for added adequate ride- Proven 2.0L 4-cylinder powertrain, engineered to enhance the discharge achievement and ammunition ability of the auto fleet- Roof-mounted blind added air accoutrements and disciplinarian and front-passenger seat-mounted side-impact added air bags- It is appointed to access New York auto agile in October 2013
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An electric battery pack is a device consisting of a number of electrochemical cells with external connections provided to power electrical devices such as flashlights, smartphones, and electric cars. When a electric battery is supplying energy, its positive terminal is the cathode and its negative terminal is the anode. The terminal marked negative may be the resource of electrons that whenever connected to an exterior circuit will stream and deliver energy to an exterior device. Whenever a battery is linked to an exterior circuit, electrolytes can move as ions within, allowing the chemical substance reactions to be finished at the distinct terminals and so deliver energy to the external circuit. It is the movement of these ions within the battery which allows current to movement out from the battery to perform function. Historically the term “battery” specifically referred to a device made up of multiple cells, however the usage has evolved additionally to include devices composed of a single cell.
Primary (single-use or “disposable”) batteries are utilized once and discarded; the electrode components are changed during discharge. Common examples will be the alkaline electric battery utilized for flashlights and a multitude of portable electronic devices. Secondary (rechargeable) batteries can be discharged and recharged multiple situations using an applied electric current; the initial composition of the electrodes could be restored by reverse current. For example the lead-acid batteries found in automobiles and lithium-ion batteries used for portable electronics such as laptops and smartphones.
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According to a 2005 estimate, the worldwide battery industry generates US$48 billion in sales every year, with 6% annual growth.
Batteries have much lower particular energy (energy per device mass) than common fuels such as for example gasoline. In automobiles, that is somewhat offset by the higher efficiency of electric motors in making mechanical work, in comparison to combustion engines.