Cleantechnica Explains: How and Why EVs Will Dominate the Market

There are a ton of reasons why electric cars should be the dominant type of car on our roads — reasons why you should really ditch your gasmobile for an electric car. Some of those reasons would slowly sway portions of the market. But logic doesn’…

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Op -Ed: PopSci Millennial Rant Is Way Off The Mark

After listening to this 3-minute “rant” from PopSci’s Millennial-aged Projects Editor, I feel compelled, as a fellow Millennial, to point out how wrongheaded this rant really is.

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Op-Ed: a Cadillac ELR Will Help You Get the Golden Girl of Your Dreams

I’m sure a lot of you will want me to be wrong about this car. I get it. You like the car. You like that it’s a hybrid, and maybe you’ve even found a way to convince yourself that it’s really an EV. It’s a coupe, and coupes are sporty. Besides, Jay Leno likes it, and you think Jay Leno is cool. It’s the Cadillac ELR, and it’s almost here.

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Learning From Elon: What if Ford Went Mirrorless to Save the World?

A few days ago, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he plans to take his cars “mirrorless” in the near future, cutting back on the car’s aerodynamic drag by a significant percentage and dramatically improving range – especially at highway speeds. That got me thinking: what if FORD did that?

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The Elio Motors Saga: If it Looks Like a Dale and Quacks Like a Dale …

Back in 1975, 37-year-old Geraldine Elizabeth “Liz” Carmichael launched the Dale on a hopeful public at the LA Auto Show, promising almost 70 mpg, incredible safety, and a low price for her three-wheeler … if only people would invest! Sound familiar? Read on.

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