Another Cute Blast From the Past – Electric Subaru 360 in Saitama

In a bid to host something cute, trendy, and green (the cute was mainly to attract female students), the driving school […]

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DIY Japan: EV Club Festival in Tsukuba Circuit

The Japanese EV Club (JEVC), an organization of enthusiasts, is holding its seventeenth annual EV Festival in Tsukuba Circuit on November 3rd in Tsukuba Circuit. The idea behind the event mirrors the EVC CON – attendees bring their own DIY conversions to show off and demonstrate.

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Electric Vehicle Conversion Convention (Mega-Gallery)

I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I drove down to Missouri this week, but it wasn’t a slew of fun DIY projects interspersed by a series of speeches from conversion shop owners and parts vendors. The low point was probably the speeches, but the cars and the people who drove them – and came to look at them – looked like they were having a great time. The actual cars were were a lot of fun, too, and it was great to see so much enthusiasm for EVs.

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Green News Roundup: Monday, September 26th, 2011

I hope everyone had a good weekend. I spent my weekend eating deep fried foods at the local fair and getting one of my cars into emissions compliance. One of our writers, Charis Michelsen, spent her weekend at the EV Conversion Convention, and she’s provided us with detailed coverage of the event. Other top stories include a new compressed air car speed record, what EV companies to invest in, and Toyota’s disturbing new “Prius People” ad campaign.

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