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Tesla’s new semi truck will go 0-60 in 5 seconds with a 500-mile range

November 17th, 2017 at 4:36 pm » Comments Off

A carbon fiber cab. A centrally-mounted driving position, like in a McLaren F1. A 500-mile range. Zero to 60 mph in five seconds. Semi-autonomous convoy capability. This is the Tesla Semi.



Redesigning the ( automobile) industry

November 16th, 2017 at 1:45 am » Comments Off

Bob Lutz: Kiss the good times goodbye ‘Everyone will have 5 years to get their car off the road or sell it for scrap’



Toyota just announced a deadline for the phasing out of gas engines

November 5th, 2017 at 10:33 am » Comments Off

Toyota Just Announced a Deadline for the Phasing out of Gas Engines



Chainless 4-wheeled hybrid electric bike concept is “self-charging”

November 1st, 2017 at 1:35 pm » Comments Off

The Hybrid Module Mobility concept isn’t pedaled directly, but instead employs a pedal-powered alternator for riders to partially recharge its batteries.



The role your car plays in democratizing the energy grid

October 27th, 2017 at 1:37 pm » Comments Off

Decentralized power systems could have huge impacts on vehicles in the near future—and not just in terms of how we’ll charge our cars.



Airbus’ electric flying taxis are set to take to the skies next year

October 8th, 2017 at 11:27 am » Comments Off

Airbus has successfully completed testing on its CityAirbus’ propulsion system, putting the VTOL on track for a 2018 test flight. When its fully operational, it will be able to carry up to four people and maneuver around the city at 120km/h.



Toshiba claims its new electric car battery enables 200 miles of range with a 6-minute charge

October 5th, 2017 at 12:31 am » Comments Off

This week, Japanese electronics giant Toshiba unveiled a new battery that they developed using a new “titanium niobium oxide” anode material.



EV Range Anxiety May Be a Thing of the Past

September 24th, 2017 at 9:59 am » Comments Off

If range anxiety is no longer an obstacle to EV adoption, the industry may take off like a rocket.



Global shockwaves from electric cars will be here sooner rather than later

September 14th, 2017 at 10:58 am » Comments Off

Governments, the oil industry and car makers are waking up to the profound changes battery-powered cars will bring.



China plans to ban sales of fossil fuel cars entirely

September 13th, 2017 at 11:46 am » Comments Off

China’s big electric vehicle push is about to get even bigger: The country is planning to end the sale of fossil fuel-powered vehicles entirely, with regulators working currently on a timetable of when the ban will ultimately take effect, according to Bloomberg.



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