Juneau, Alaska Wants to be the EV Charging Capital of the United States

Juneau, Alaska wants to have more electric car chargers per person than any other US city – to get there, the 32,000-strong population of the Alaskan capital city may need to add 3 … or possibly 5 more chargers by the end of 2013. So, yeah – not too exciting. Or, is it?

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TUM's Budget-chic MUTE EV Actually Made it to Frankfurt!

Electric cars: fast, far, cheap. Choose any two.

That was a common bromide among electric vehicle engineers for years. Granted, back in the EV1 days when we playing with electric Consuliers it seemed right … but was it necessarily right?

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Giveaway Alert: Win A 1-Year Membership/$250 Drive Time for Car Sharing Service Zipcar

One of the nice things about being a part of the automotive media(however small a part that is) are the perks, and a chance to pass on the generosity of major automakers. In an attempt to curry favor with the public, and offer people an opportunity to explore car sharing for themselves,car sharing service ZipCar is offering a one-year membership to its car sharing service, with Ford providing $250 of drive time!

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EV Goes 1000 Record-breaking Miles on a Single Charge (!)

Electric vehicles records are dropping like flies these days, as more and more vehicles push the boundaries of what’s possible

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