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Hyundai BlueOn is company’s first electric car

09/10/2010, Hyundai, the motoring giant from South Korea, has just unveiled its maiden electric car model to the world, known as the BlueOn in order to grab onto the coat tails of its Japanese rivals in this market segment. Having invested around 40 billion won...

Frito-Lay Moving Delivery Fleet to Electric Power

09/09/2010, Chips and snacks maker Frito-Lay has announced that it is shifting its delivery fleet of trucks over to electric power. The company has been focused on green energy on many of its brands. Its Sun Chips brand chips are said to be made utilizing solar...

ULV electric car goes on sale in Japan

09/09/2010, The ULV (“Ultra Lightweight Vehicle”) one-person electric car has just gone gold in Japan – by that, we mean it is ready to rock the personal transportation market in that part of the world, thanks to Waseda Environmental...

Portable charging stations for electric vehicles

09/06/2010, Electric vehicles are great in doing their part by reducing your carbon footprint, but you can be sure that filling up its ‘tank’ when empty isn’t as simple as going to the nearest gas station. That could very well change in the near...

AMP Equinox lasts the distance with 150 mile range

08/20/2010, The Equinox from AMP aims to break new ground in the electric vehicle market, where it is made possible by turning a stock Chevrolet Equinox into an all-electric people mover. Its gas engine has been taken out, while its fuel tank was replaced with...

Enyoii electric car concept

08/01/2010, Designer Gerardo Delgado Martinez knows that the young who have just received their driving license would love nothing better than to take the car out for a spin. Of course, while they might have to ride in an old jalopy, a new, sporty car is always much...

Porsche 918 Spyder won’t be a concept for long

07/28/2010, The Porsche 918 Spyder which started off as a concept won’t remain so for long, as it will be turned into a series production model in due time. It originally debuted as a concept earlier this year at the Geneva Motor Show, featuring a plug-in...

Ultra Lightweight Vehicle not good for romantic singles

06/30/2010, If you’re planning to woo the girl of your dreams while you’re staying in Tokyo, here’s a tip – whatever mode of transportation you’re going to take on your date, never ever use the ULV (Ultra Lightweight Vehicle) for the...

Solar-powered Tuk-tuk For Bangkok

06/30/2010, If you’ve been to Thailand before, you’ll definitely have seen those motorized rickshaws, known as tuk-tuks. While it’s a cheap and convenient way to travel, it does contribute to the pollution level in the country. Now a more...

Honda Rogue Personal Electric Vehicle Concept

06/23/2010, In the future will we all be travelling in eco-friendly pod-like vehicles? If the concept designs that designers are busy churning out are a good judge, it does seem to be the case. Next up is the Honda Rogue concept design, which is powered by...

Toshiba Charge Grid idea targets EVs

06/21/2010, Toshiba has worked on their Charge Grid idea, which is actually a “charge-discharge equipment system” which relies on rechargeable batteries that are installed in various areas. This enables surplus electricity that is generated by...

MotoCzysz E1pc Electric Bike Is Fast

06/10/2010, Photo courtesy of AmadeusPhotography.com Do you think that electric vehicles are puny little things that can’t muster enough speed? If you do, that’s probably because you haven’t checked out the MotoCzysz E1pc, an electric bike that...