(Automotive engineering: Vehicle components, Brakes, steering, wheels, tires, and suspension) Regenerative braking is a form of braking in electric vehicles in which the loss of kinetic energy from braking is stored and then fed back later to provide power to the electric motor.
⇒ The system uses regenerative braking to recharge the battery. ⇒ Power comes from an eight-horsepower electric motor and energy is also recaptured
through regenerative braking on all four wheels. ⇒ With regenerative braking, when the driver hits the brakes, energy that is normally lost as heat is instead
converted into electricity and stored in a battery.
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