The electrification of classic Austin Mini models continues with the simple, ruggedly-built Moke. Now, the classic Moke is making a zero-emission comeback!
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In an industry first, Speedriven has successfully installed and operated a standalone ECU system into a highly complicated Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG.
With a Lotus and a Porsche as his weekend cars, this Toyota Prius owner was hoping for a bit more from his daily driver, so he made it something more.
The BMW performance gurus over at Performance Design Unlimited have just launched an E85 fuel injection upgrade for BMW N55 turbo engines.
Sick and tired of waiting for the all-new 2017 Ford Bronco, one brave Ukrainian man decided to break out the welding torch and build his own!
A basic platform with powertrain and controls built-in, and planned obsolescence built-out. That’s what the France Craft Pixel open-source electric vehicle is all about!
You can convert your car to CNG or ethanol and see big returns in performance while reducing your carbon footprint, but cutting corners could cost you.
Francis won a Super Gamer Build contest and went home with one of the coolest contest prizes ever: an Arkham Knight inspired Batmobile go kart!
Built by Switzer Performance out of Oberlin, Ohio, this E85-powered Nissan GTR just cleaned house racing against the fastest street cars in North America!
Elegant and powerful in its simplicity, the Tesla Model S is one of the best-looking cars of the 21st century so far, at least in my humble opinion. Elon Musk and his designers were able to build a standout car that doesn’t scream to the world “I’m electric!” and is every bit as shapely and […]
A new app for the Apple Watch allows you to use voice commands to control your Tesla Model S. You can unlock the doors or open the sunroof remotely. Oh, joy.
Electric cars may not have broken into the mainstream yet, but increasingly aftermarket parts customizers are taking to vehicles like the BMW i3 as a way to showcase their wares. IND Distribution is the latest to add a bit of custom flair to the BMW i3, though they’re certainly not the first. Are electric cars […]
Originally posted on EVObsession There is no doubt that the Tesla Model S is one of the best-looking cars on the planet right now, and it places like Silicon Valley it has become a must-have accessory. Of course a $70,000+ electric car is hardly cool enough for people who have all the same cool stuff, […]
It’s finally starting to feel like spring here in the Northeast, and I don’t know about you, but I’m ready to roll out the ol’ grill and start BBQing me some delicious meats. Something I’ve always dreamed of though is a mobile BBQ vehicle, but something more environmentally friendly than your average pickup, and it […]
If there was one single car that defined environmentalism in the first decade of the 21st century, it was the Toyota Prius. It has become synonymous with the word hybrid, and though plenty of people take issue with its sometimes-smug drivers, it also has an avid fanbase that has done some pretty cool stuff to […]
Few entrepreneurs have as much “nerd cred” as Elon Musk, a real-life Tony Stark who seems to be on the cutting edge of everything, from electric cars and solar panels to space flight. So you’d think a guy like Musk would understand that Tesla Model S owners are going to modify their vehicles, for better […]
Elon Musk has brought up the topic of electric pickup trucks on more than one occasion, and for a brief time citizens of California could buy an electric Ford Ranger. But if you want to get your hands on a brand new electric pickup truck, your only option is to move to France, where a […]
It’s an undeniable fact that one of the main reasons hybrid and electric cars carry a premium price are the high costs of the battery packs. The owner of a Toyota Camry Hybrid learned the hard way when his battery pack “failed” and was informed it would cost about $4,450 to replace. So he went […]
A Japanese company called YGK has converted Jaguar XJR-15 to a turbo-hybrid system that uses exhaust gases to generate electricity rather than horsepower.
Bob Lutz says that his Fisker Karma based VL Destino could end up being the fastest sedan on the market, even the 707 horsepower Charger Hellcat.