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eCortina v2 hybrid gives electric bike owners more options

07/14/2011, For those who prefer not to ride on electric scooters, there’s always the alternative (apart from walking or public transport) which is the electric bike. While electric bikes can be pedaled like a regular bike, they also come in two flavors – one...

LEGO Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet

07/14/2011, Want to own one of those exotic machines known as a Porsche so that you can impress all your friends while snagging a trophy girlfriend in the process? The world does not work that way for most people though, and if you want to drive one of these, you can...

Arcimoto SRK is said to ride like a dream

07/14/2011, If you want one of the more creative and zany looking vehicles in your garage, then you need not look very far with Arcimoto’s SRK. This is an electrical vehicle which is currently a fifth-generation prototype that features front-wheel drive to get...

T.27 electric car is super efficient

07/13/2011, If the T.27 were to be some kind of Pokemon that went up against an opponent known as Greenhouse Monster, then we would most probably see the following message displayed – “It’s super effective!”, knocking out the Greenhouse...

Volvo to test range extender electric vehicle concepts next year

07/13/2011, As green as electric vehicles (EV) are, the fact of the matter is that the range they can cover is not quite up to par with gasoline powered vehicles, which is why Volvo has decided to produce a few electric test vehicles with range extenders through the...

Bergmönch scooter collapses for easy transportation

07/12/2011, If you have a penchant for the great outdoors, then surely you would have explored the avenue of mountain biking – but here is a new way of traversing and scaling those mountains, with the Bergmönch scooter. What makes this mode of transportation...

Mitsubishi solar powered charging station for EVs debut

07/11/2011, Mitsubishi has just debuted their solar-powered charging station for electric vehicles (EV) today at the MMNA headquarters in Cypress, California. This is fine and dandy considering how electric cars are rather fashionable and popular in California...

BMW unveils the E-scooter

07/11/2011, When it comes to electric vehicles (EV), our thoughts usually jump straight to cars, but if you think about it, motorbikes also run on gasoline, and they contribute to pollution too, albeit on a smaller scale. So if we can make electric cars, why can’t...

Nissan and 4R develop a new EV charging system

07/11/2011, Just when you thought electric vehicles (EV) couldn’t get any greener, Nissan and 4R have decided to come up with a way to make them rechargeable via renewable energy sources. The two companies have just announced that they’ve developed a...

Mitsubishi improves on i-MiEV electric car with a new generation

07/06/2011, There is nothing like progress to marvel at – and Mitsubishi continues to push the boundaries when it comes to electric cars, rolling out a new generation of their i-MiEV electric vehicle that will come in two trim levels. Firstly, there is the...

Morita Fire Fighting Concept picks up 2011 IDEA Gold Award

07/06/2011, Morita’s Fire Fighting Concept is the winner of the 2011 IDEA Gold Award, which is actually the highest possible award when it comes to the Commercial and Industrial Products category. Just what is their Fire Fighting Concept? Well, it is a vehicle...

Covini C3A six-wheeled supercar given a test drive

07/06/2011, The folks over at Jalopnik managed to spend some time with the latest sports car from Covini, the C3A, and they took it for a ride around the Goodwood Festival in the UK. What’s so special about this car, you ask. Well if you haven’t realized...