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1996 Chevrolet Corvette gets electrified

06/30/2011, The beast known as the 1996 Chevrolet Corvette is a gas-guzzling machine which packs quite a punch of horsepower, but Wayne Bickley must have turned over a new leaf or something after he caught the electric bug. Bickley actually decided to transform his...

Mitsubishi i-MiEV offers emergency power

06/07/2011, The recent devastating earth and tsunami combo that hit Japan earlier this year proved one thing – you can never predict nature, er, predictably, and sometimes even the best man-made defensive structures amount to nought when it comes to the fury of...

Renault Twizy electric car starts to receive online reservations

05/16/2011, The wonders of online reservation has not only spilled over to the world of purchasing movie tickets as well as seats for an upcoming play, but you can now reserve your next green vehicle purchase – the Renault Twizy which will be part of the...

Nissan LEAF Review

05/05/2011, The Nissan LEAF is the first mass produced full electric car: no gas tank, no tailpipe. But the LEAF is of course not the first electric car ever made. The EV1 from GM and the Tesla Roadster have been on the roads for years and technically speaking not...

Rolls Royce Phantom 102EX goes electric

04/14/2011, The epitome of luxury cars has a winged seraph on the front of the bonnet with the famous overlapping “RR” logo, has finally decided to explore the wonderful world of electric vehicles with their $530,000 Rolls Royce Phantom getting an...

SIM-LEI electric prototype offers 200 mile plus range

03/31/2011, Sim-Drive has just lifted the curtains off their Advance Development Model No. 1. known as “SIM-LEI,” with LEI being an acronym for leading efficiency in-wheel motor. This electric prototype has actually managed to surpass the target of at...

Nissan ESFLOW electric production concept

02/10/2011, The Nissan ESFLOW looks pretty mean for an electric production concept car, but deep down inside, it is but a Leaf. Yeah, the rather tame electric vehicle from Nissan sports a totally new and radical look in this concept, where it is tipped to debut at...

South Korea gets electric car charging stations on highways

01/25/2011, The issue with electric vehicles, more often than not would be this – the lack of an electric charging station when you might need it the most. Well, folks in South Korea will be receiving a boon as the country has announced the installation of...

Tesla electric sedan on its way

01/21/2011, Tesla might have released one of the hottest all-electric sports cars on earth in the past, but that doesn’t mean the company intends to lose money or rest on their laurels. No sir, they will in fact intend to complement their sleek looking Tesla...

General Electric car charger might just usher in the future

01/07/2011, [CES 2011] General Electric continues their rich tradition and history of bringing the latest in the world of electronics to the market by showcasing a cool looking electric vehicle charger. What you see here is of the level two variety, and it costs...

General Electric power plug

01/07/2011, [CES 2011] The world is adopting a greener stance for a fair number of years already, and General Electric isn’t letting up on their efforts either with this neat looking smart power plug. It is meant to help reduce various maladies associated with...

Nissan New Mobility Concept 2-seater Electric Car

11/03/2010, Nissan has unveiled a concept two-seater electric vehicle in an effort to boost its green credentials. The car, dubbed the Nissan New Mobility Concept, is suitable for short distance drives and personal use. It features a small design that makes it easy...

German Electric Car Goes 600km On A Single Charge

10/27/2010, There are folks who think that electric cars have some trouble going the distance, and they will probably want to check out the yellow and purple Audi A2 car that recently completed a 600km trip in seven hours on a single charge. The trip was made while...

Kawkaba 3000 electric car concept

09/27/2010, Concepts of electric cars are dime a dozen, and we have the Kawkaba 3000 electric car this time round to keep the industry on their toes. Designed by Hussein, this will turn heads if it ever makes it to the road simply because it has a cute form factor,...