Tesla Embarks On Record-Setting, Cross-Country Road Trip

At midnight on Thursday, a pair of Tesla Model S sedans left the Tesla design studio in Los Angeles on their way to New York City, hoping to set a Guinness World Record in the process.

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Elon Musk To Drive Tesla Model S Across America In Six Days

The Tesla Model S has defied even the wildest expectations, shooting Tesla Motors stock into the stratosphere and increasing the profile of Elon Musk exponentially. So now is the perfect time for Musk to embark on a great American road trip. Musk claims that during six-day road trip from Los Angeles to New York City, the Tesla Model S will spend just 9 hours charging.

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Africa, or: What did Both Toto and Honda do Best?

When it comes to serious adventure touring, it’s Honda’s Africa or BMW’s big twins. The Beemers are cute and all, but when you’re more concerned about making it home than you are about making it to Starbucks, it’s Honda. There’s only one problem: You can’t buy the Africa in the US … yet!

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Volkswagen Passat TDI Sets Cross-Country MPG Record

If cars can get triple-digit fuel economy from a single gallon of fossil fuels, do we really need an alternative? That is quite the question, isn’t it? It is made all the more complicated because a couple of well-known hypermilers just set a new cross-country mpg record in a turbodiesel-powered Volkswagen Passat TDI, averaging an astounding 77.9 mpg.

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Moto Electra Completes Own Coast-To-Coast Electric Motorcycle Bid

Last week Terry Hershner became the first person to complete a coast-to-coast drive on an electric motorcycle, but he wasn’t competing alone. The Moto Electra team, founded by Brian Richardson of Blue Grass, Virginia, completed their own cross-country electric motorcycle ride, though they did so with two riders and a support vehicle.

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Terry Hershner Completes First Cross-Country Trip On Electric Motorcycle

The first cross-country trip in U.S. history took months, and even after the invention of the automobile, it could still take weeks to get from one coast to another. With the dawn of the electric vehicle era comes a whole new set of records to make and break, and Terry Hershner just became the first man to drive from one coast to another on a pure electric motorcycle. Our hats off to you, Terry.

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Scooter Land Speed Federation Sponsoring Cross-Country Scooter Dash

While scooters are gaining popularity in the U.S., few people are bold enough to attempt to take one farther than driving around the city. But for those who are brave enough, the Scooter Land Speed Federation (yes, there is such a thing) is sponsoring a cross-country scooter dash. Yup.

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