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Tesla Hires Former Apple Employee, Doug Field

10/24/2013, Tesla is a name that most of us are well versed with. After all, they have come up with some electric cars that not only look nice, but have been deemed to ride pretty well. Of course, the standard issues that are concerns surrounding electric vehicles...

Tesla Model S Could Receive Chrome By 2014

10/22/2013, The Tesla Model S is one car that some folks would love to sit behind the wheel and drive, while others might find the idea of an all electric ride off putting, especially when you have issues like the inconvenience of charging stations as opposed to the...

Tesla Model S EVs To Arrive With Integrated AT&T Network

10/20/2013, Have you ever entertained the idea of owning an all electric vehicle? Assuming you have answered in the affirmative, then you might want to check out the Tesla Model S in the US, which is said to come with built-in connectivity to the AT&T network....

James Bond Lotus Submarine Gets The Elon Musk Treatment

10/18/2013, In July this year, we heard of how the submersible Lotus car which featured in a James Bond movie some decades ago was put up on auction, with Elon Musk being the secret buyer of said vehicle. Well, Elon Musk is one entrepreneur who seems to have his...

Ghe-O Rescue Makes Hummer Look Pale In Comparison

10/16/2013, Americans love their muscle cars, and while the Hummer is an extremely imposing vehicle by any means, the folks over at Ghe-O Motors might have a far more terrifying prospect on the road – as well as off it, too. We are talking about the Ghe-O...

NYC To Get Wireless EV Chargers Disguised As Manhole Covers

10/16/2013, While electric vehicles are a great way to reduce our petrol consumption, the simple fact is that they take too long to charge and have a pretty short range before they require charging again. Well hopefully with more chargers being made readily...

Desperado E-bike Sports Two Motors And Top Speed Of 80km/h

10/15/2013, When it comes to electric bicycles, many parts of the world would see a speed limit set by the local authorities to have it max out at a top speed of 20 mph (32 km/h). Anything higher than that, and it would not be classified any more as a bicycle in the...

Repo Robot Takes A Ride With You

10/14/2013, Rachael Ward is suing a loan company for repeatedly freezing the ignition on her 2003 Mitsubshi Galant with a remote device. Companies that give high-interest loans to people who don’t qualify for regular car loans are installing devices that prevent...

Toyota Automated Highway Driving Assist (AHDA) System

10/11/2013, At the recently concluded CEATEC 2013 event in Japan, we did take a self-driving Nissan car out for a spin, or rather, the car itself took us out for a spin. That just went to show how far such self-driving technologies have come, and Toyota themselves...

BMW i3 Gets Range Extender Option

10/11/2013, Have wheels, will travel, and that is more or less what we would think of when it comes to owning a car. Earlier this year in July, we did bring you the unveiling of the all electric BMW i3, where the starting price of $41,350 did make it pretty pricey...

Toyota Plug-In Prius To Receive Price Cut

10/09/2013, Toyota intends to help accelerate the adoption of electric or hybrid cars through a tried and tested format – by slashing the price of the ride, of course. In fact, we have received word that Toyota would be introducing a $2,000 discount off the...

Ford Self-Parking System Does It Sans Driver In Car

10/08/2013, At the recently concluded CEATEC 2013 in Japan, we managed to spend some hands-on time with the Nissan self-driving car, which also managed to pick up the Grand Prix award along the way. Well, Ford might not have a self-driving car, but they did...