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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...

General Electric EV Solar Carport

05/27/2011, We’ve looked at wireless charging for electric vehicles earlier this morning, and here is the General Electric EV (Electric Vehicle) Solar Carport – an innovative concept for a futuristic carport that was unveiled in Plainville, Connecticut....

EV Cup race series is first of its kind in the world

05/26/2011, We have Formula 1 being the epitome of motor racing, where plenty of technology that graced the tracks have been passed down to everyday cars like ABS and paddle-shifts for your gears, but here is a brand new category for the world of motorsports –...

Nissan LEAF awarded five stars from the Euro NCAP

05/26/2011, 2011′s World Car of the year, the Nissan LEAF was recently awarded another trophy to place on top of its fireplace. The Nissan Leaf is the first electric vehicle (EV) to ever be awarded five stars from the Euro NCAP (European New Car Assessment...

Free electric car charging in San Francisco until 2013

05/11/2011, San Francisco will provide free electric car charging in various parts around the city, at least until 2013. Not only will select city-owned parking garages offer this service, the San Francisco International Airport will also offer a similar service,...

ChargePoint Network allows you to reserve electric charging stations

04/26/2011, Coulomb Technologies, one of the leading electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions provider in the US, have just made changes to their ChargePoint Network, which is the industry’s first charging station reservation system designed for EV drivers. One of...

Nissan LEAF declared 2011 World Car of the Year

04/21/2011, The eco-friendly car from Nissan known as the LEAF has just been declared the world car of the year 2011. Going up against the Audi A8 and BMW 5 Series in the finals, the world’s first mass-market electric vehicle managed to edge out its sportier...

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...

MET concept vehicle makes horizontal parking look all too easy

02/17/2011, My horizontal parking skills are up to snuff, but there are some people out there who find it pretty difficult and challenging. Well, good thing there are concepts to tickle our imagination, right? Meet MET (LOL, that’s funny), a two-person vehicle...

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...

Mitsuhoka Himiko electric car has 550km range

02/06/2011, Fancy an electric vehicle that has a range which surpasses that of most petrol-based vehicles? Well, what was once the stuff of dreams is now a reality with TGMY turning the Mitsuhoka Himiko Mazda roadster into an electric vehicle that has a 550km range...