Schaeffler BioHybrid Prototype Pedal Car Gets Real, as this fully functional prototype of the CES concept gets driven on public roads.
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The electrification of classic Austin Mini models continues with the simple, ruggedly-built Moke. Now, the classic Moke is making a zero-emission comeback!
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!
A hydro-electric dam produces clean, nearly emissions-free electricity, so servicing one with anything but a fleet of electric vehicles would be weird!
GEM’s neighborhood electric vehicle gets driven around the resort towns of Northern Michigan – and we discovered that it was a pack of stupid, awesome fun!
Plans are in place to produce some 200 of these re-born “Veloschmitt” Messerschmitt human-hybrid microcar replicas with a price tag of about $7200 each.
This is New Red, an all electric, 25 MPH, made in the USA dune buggy from the father of the species, Meyers Manx, that’s set to take beach towns by storm.
Given an hour, you can turn that semi-organized jumble of parts up there into a flat pack electric car that’s perfect to take down to the local store.
Range-anxiety. It’s the kind of thing that you either “have” or “don’t have”. If you have it, but you still want to cut back on emissions and live the electric life, you can buy a plug-in hybrid like the Chevy Volt or Ford Fusion Energi. If you don’t have it, you already have your Leaf […]
The powersports specialists at Polaris are expanding their electric capabilities yet again, this time by buying the French commercial EV specialists Groupil. Groupil is one of the companies behind the tiny electric delivery trucks that see service in cities across Europe – like the urban delivery train developed by the Hoek company that debuted earlier […]
Last week, accessio brought EV and hydrogen business leaders from the German state of Baden-Württemberg to San Francisco and Los Angeles. The most interesting takeaway was how the region is capitalizing on its long history of automotive industry excellence and pushing the industry toward electric through a combination of grants, partnerships and promotional events.
Delivery and courier services are some of the cornerstones of our civilization – whether it’s the pony express, snail mail, UPS, or Dominos Pizza, the idea that we, as individuals, can receive physical goods from “out there” is something most of us take for granted. American delivery businesses, for the most part, run on oil, […]
Nils Ferber has gone from total anonymity to right near the tippy-top of my list of people I will let on my spaceship when the planet explodes – and he’s on that list by virtue of that thing up there: project “EX”. The fact that the EX is totally impractical and looks, on the surface, […]
So, clearly, this little car is not meant for the mass market of the United States. It resembles a traditional rickshaw, but the Meguru is an electric car made of bamboo, steel and paper. It has a range of 25 miles per charge, and a top speed of 25 mph. It’s lithium battery takes two hours […]
[social_buttons] Think electric cars are great? Well, they’ve been great for the better part of a century now — a fact that most people seem to be unaware of. Before Big Oil got its greasy paws in a death-lock stranglehold around our puny little necks, electric cars were the way of the future. Everyone from […]
Neighborhood Electric Vehicles (NEVs) have been touted as a low-cost way to quickly electrify much of the daily driving that people do. They typically don’t go faster than 35 mph and are increasingly showing up in cities as a way to make short commutes and run errands in a fuel-less and environmentally beneficial way. But […]