Electric Vehicles

General Motors Showcases Its China Electric Car Strategy

China, with one of the world’s largest populations, remains a market highly untapped by foreign automakers looking to sell electrified vehicles. General Motors is one looking to change that, holding a workshop recently in Shanghai where it showcased some aspects… Read More

Nissan Does EV Car Sharing In Japan

Nissan in Japan has embarked upon an ambitious new car sharing service said to be that nation’s first with ultra-compact electric vehicles. The auto company has teamed up with the city of Yokohama in this service, focused upon the downtown… Read More

Renault Offers Free Fast EV Charging In France

The ever increasing number of electric vehicle chargers available in Europe is one factor helping in the growth of electric car use there. France is one nation in the middle of an uptick of EV ownership, and now French drivers… Read More

New Electric Skateboard Whips Along At 18 MPH

Last year we told you about ZBoard, a wonder of an electric skateboard that can hit 17 miles per hour and reportedly gets the carbon footprint equivalent of up to 1500 miles/gallon. The people behind it are now back with… Read More

BMW Begins Spitting Out i3 Electric Cars

We’ve talked before about how BMW is all set to bring to production its upcoming i3 electric car. Now there’s word the company has actually begun production at a heavily modified plant in Germany as it races towards a second… Read More

The Rise Of The Electric Car In Germany

Electrified vehicles are more and more on the minds of automakers, particularly in Germany, as we observed from the recent Frankfurt Auto Show a slew of announcements on concept and production models. Now we see a little more as well… Read More

California Gets Its Electric Vehicle Game On

California is by far one of the largest markets for electric vehicle use in the nation. It is no wonder then that at an event called Drive The Dream that was held earlier this week and organized by a multi-stakeholder… Read More

Coda Electric Sedan Returns Like A Bad Zombie

Coda Automotive tried and failed to bring its version of an electric car into the hands of American drivers. Driven into bankruptcy this past May, it once offered a nearly $40,000 sedan which, while getting a decent electric range of… Read More

Formula E Electric Racing Car Unveiled

The evolution of electric vehicle racing is taking a big leap forward with the unveiling at the Frankfurt Motor Show of the Spark-Renault SRT_01E single seater racer. It is at the heart of the planned inaugural FIA Formula E Championship… Read More