First fully 3D printed car to be produced at IMTS

I still remember a certain awareness campaign that wanted to outline the fact that downloading illegal files is equal to stealing. One add had a particular line saying “You wouldn’t download a car.” Naturally, the reaction was fast, and the most popular response was “I would if I could”. Well, it seems that the day [...]

Honda will build a new testing track

Honda, like many other players in the industry, is gearing up for the future. And the future holds a lot of green machines. While Honda’s desire to bring green motorcycles isn’t really news, the project for a new all-green track is. Apparently, Honda will be making a 4 km long test track that will have [...]

BMW i3 officially presented to the world

We have been talking about the launching of BMW i3 for so long that we felt it is taking too long to its debut. Nevertheless, the event took place yesterday and the German car maker decided to make it available via YouTube. The presentations were organized in parallel in London, New York and Beijing and [...]

BMW i3 official prices announced in advance

Expected to make an official and global debut by the end of July, BMW i3 electrical vehicle prices were publicly announced, with reference to the US and German markets. Naturally, the published prices of BMW i3 refer to the base versions and, as we already know, standard versions can often be almost bare. Either way, [...]

First photos and specs on the new BMW i3 EV released

The BMW officials have presented us some images of their latest electrical vehicle, the i3 Hatch. Without being too clear, these snapshots give us, however, a clue on what they are actually planning. Ironically or not, the spy shots with the under construction BMW i3 that have recently surfaced the media are more conclusive than [...]

Venturi Buckeye Bullet 3 to set new record

Pride is quite the driving force in any endeavor, and the car making industry has its share of it. Take Bugatti for example. Once they set a world record, after a huge investment and a technological breakthrough, they did all they could to hold on to that. And it was a tough battle, with many [...]

Smart Brabus electric drive debuts at Geneva

The German tuners from Brabus prepared a package for the electric version of Smart ForTwo. Brabus operated both performance and aesthetic upgrades, the new model following to be revealed at Geneva. Under the bonnet sits an electric motor developing 80 horsepower and 135 Nm of torque, no performance figures being available at the moment. The [...]

Seat goes green with two new eco-friendly prototypes

The Spanish people from Seat decided to introduce two eco-friendly prototypes of the current Altea XL and Leon hatchback. To be more precise, we talk about a fully electric prototype of the Seat Altea XL, a model called Electric Ecomotive but also the Leon TwinDrive Ecomotive which is a plug-in hybrid model. Getting straight into [...]

Daihatsu Pico EV Concept unveiled

Daihatsu Motor is the oldest Japanese car manufacturer being founded in 1907 and is well known for its off-road vehicles. This time, Daihatsu is going to reveal a futuristic concept at the Tokyo Motor Show, a small model called Pico. The new Daihatsu Pico is an electric vehicle concept powered by an electric motor for [...]

Volkswagen Nils electric concept previewed

The Germans from Volkswagen revealed today a revolutionary electric concept which follows to be introduced at the Frankfurt Auto Show. The electric city car has a distinctive shape with a length of 3 meters and a width of 1,39 meters, mainly as it is a single-seater vehicle. Under the bonnet, the German company packed an [...]

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