November 30, 2022
Electric Cars Hyundai

Hyundai Fuel Cell Used As Electricity Generator

What if a car could change its purpose, from transporting people and objects, to producing electricity, water and heat? Could this be true? It is, thanks to the Delft University of Technology. A group of researchers from Netherlands transformed a Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell into a power plant. They designed and installed a socket for […]

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Audi Electric Cars

Audi prices the new A3 Sportback e-tron

The Germans at Audi released the official pricing for the new A3 Sportback e-tron, the hybrid version of their model. Starting at $37,900 in the United States, the 2016 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron comes with an impressive average fuel economy of 156.8 mpg US or 1,5 liters/100 km thanks to a 1.4-liter TSFI petrol engine […]

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Audi Electric Cars

New details on the Audi R8 e-tron electric supercar

The Audi R8 e-tron will go on sale towards the end of this year, so it is normal to get more and more details that weren’t know. According to Autocar, the new model is quite heavy as it tips the scales at 1,840 kg or 4,056 lbs. The extra weight comes mainly due to the […]

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Electric Cars VW

Volkswagen reveals new e-Golf Limited Edition in the U.S.

Volkswagen decided to offer a more affordable version of the e-Golf in the United States, a model that will save you around $2,000 compared to the current base model. It is called Limited Edition and has a starting price of $33,450. Under the hood of the German model sits an electric motor capable to produce […]

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Chevrolet Electric Cars

2016 Chevrolet Volt Teaser Images

The 2015 NAIAS Detroit is soon opening its gate and the Chevrolet North American based carmaker is preparing the 2016 Volt model for its official unveiling, after revealing some teaser images at the 2015 CES, in Las Vegas. The teaser images are partially revealing the 2016 Chevrolet Volt, but that might be enough to discover […]

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Electric Cars VW

Volkswagen Goes Electric in China

The Volkswagen Group German based carmaker is planning to introduce 20 models running on electric-battery, in order to cope with its upper rivals like BMW, Tesla or Nissan. Volkswagen Group has previously announced that the company would launch at least 15 NEVs in China, by 2018, with the company to rethink strategy and offer 20 […]

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Electric Cars

New Californian homes to be EV ready

Of all the USA, California has to be the biggest fan of the electric vehicles, with many steps already taken in the direction of the alternative fuel. And now, the next step seems to be upon us, with the state working to make sure all new houses will be built to support EV charging. While […]

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Electric Cars VW

Volkswagen introduces the e-Golf police car

Volkswagen revealed a special version of the e-Golf, namely the police car model, which is slated to debut at the General Police Equipment Exhibition & Conference. The event will take place in Leipzig, Germany, therefore, you shouldn’t be surprised to see that the e-Golf wears the blue and silver livery. As expected, it also benefits […]

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Concept Cars Electric Cars

Solar Taxi design promises a brighter future

Solar panels are not news by any measure, nor are their use in electrical vehicles. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t still room for improvement. How we go about doing that is proven by the Turkish engineer Hakan Gursu, whose design managed to grab some attention. His Solar Taxi is exactly what it sounds like: […]

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Electric Cars Tesla

Tesla Model X Electric SUV Coming in First Quarter of 2015

The Tesla North American based electric automaker has already announced the upcoming of a new electric car to its line-up, namely the Model X electric crossover, coming at the beginning of 2015. The Model X electric SUV will thus join the Model S luxury electric sedan and will actually balance the battle against the BMW`s […]

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Electric Cars Kia

New Kia Soul EV Heads Production Line

The Kia South Korean based automaker has just announced in an official release that the new Soul EV model is ready to head production line soon enough. The upcoming Kia Soul EV will come with major changes, especially for the entry-level version, sporting LED lights, 16-inch alloy wheels, a 3.5-inch OLED instrument cluster, satellite navigation […]

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Electric Cars Other News

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 […]

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Electric Cars Honda

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 […]

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BMW Electric Cars

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 […]

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BMW Electric Cars

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, […]

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BMW Electric Cars

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 […]

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Electric Cars Other News

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 […]

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Electric Cars Smart

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 […]

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Electric Cars Seat

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 […]

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Concept Cars Daihatsu Electric Cars

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 […]

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