Dutch Students Break Electric Car 0 to 60 MPH Record (w/video)

Engineering students of Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands just shattered the 0 to 60 mph record for electric vehicles, making the sprint in just 2.15 seconds.

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Dutch Drivers Take Tesla Model S 388 Miles On A Single Charge

While officially rated at 265 miles of range per charge, drivers of the 85 kWh Tesla Model S have already managed to eek over 400 miles of range before refueling. Of course this was at an average speed of just 18 mph, but a duo of Dutch drivers has managed to go 388 miles on a single charge at more realistic city speeds.

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The Hot Tug, An Electric Floating Hot Tub With A Wood-Burning Stove

It’s getting cold here in New England, and I haven’t *quite* finished hooking up my furnace, which means I am typing this whilst wearing a jacket. Perhaps that is why the concept of the Hot Tug, an electric boat/not tub that uses a wood-fired stove to hear the water, is so appealing at this exact moment.

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All-Electric “Superbus” May Get High-Speed Lanes In Oil-Rich UAE

The saga of the Dutch “Superbus” has gone from impossible idea to road-going proof-of-concept in just a short few years. The all-electric Superbus is the answer to a question nobody asked, namely how do we make buses more fun? With a top-speed of 155 mph and an all-electric drivetrain, the Dutch-built Superbus may soon find a home in the unlikeliest of places; the oil-rich United Arab Emirates.

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