Jaguar's Electric Sportscar Concept For Gran Turismo Is Turning Heads
Gran Turismo Sport is a video game available for the Playstation platform.A lot of companies officially design futuristic concept cars just for the game. The involvement of car manufacturers for a game implies that they want to showcase their future ideas to the general public.Not just that but it also gives them an idea of how the concept is being received by players all over the world as feedback to […]
You Can Now 'Choose' Engine Sounds For Electric Cars
Quiet electric cars are good but not necessarily safe. For instance, you can just hit a pedestrian with an electric car and they will not be able to foresee it. Of course, this does not happen often but it is still a matter of concern.No matter whether it is about the visually impaired pedestrians, bicyclists, or other fellow drivers – Electric cars need to make some kind of noises to […]
Fords Shows Electric F-150 Pickup Truck Pulling A Million Pound Train
It was back in 2017 when Ford first announced that it would make an all-electric version of its very popular F-150 pickup truck. Since this is a workhorse and its customers may have apprehensions about the all-electric version’s performance, Ford today offered a tease of its performance by showing that the all-electric version will be capable of pulling a train with more than a million pounds of weight on it.
The E-Tron: Audi Launches Its First Electric Car
The E-Tron: Audi Launches Its First Electric CarEditor's Pick
Audi launched its first 100% electric vehicle, the Audi E-Tron, in our city of San Francisco yesterday evening. This new car increases the competition in a segment of the market currently dominated by Tesla. The Audi E-Tron SUV is an worthy Tesla Model X competitor.
Mercedes-Benz Teases Production Electric SUV
German auto giant Mercedez-Benz is one of the many major car manufacturers working on electric cars. They’re expected to launch multiple models in the next couple of years. Mercedes itself is due to unveil a new electric SUV soon. It’s going to be a production model which means that customers will actually be able to buy it. The company has started teasing it ahead of the vehicle’s unveiling next month.
Indian Government: All Cars In Country Could Be Green In 14 Years’ Time
The idea of a world that gets around without the need for fossil fuel is an utopian dream for the moment, although the likes of Tesla vehicles would surely challenge the norm. In fact, the Indian Government might be looking into cleaning up its air and streets with the proliferation of electric cars.
Nissan Leaf Security Flaw Discovered
As our cars get more connected these days, not only does this mean that our vehicles are more than just transportation devices, but it also opens the door to the scary possibility that our vehicles could get hacked. Recently according to a report from Troy Hunt (via BBC), it seems that the Nissan Leaf electric vehicle might have a security flaw to it.
Aston Martin And Chinese Company To Develop Electric Car
The electric car market looks set to be even more exciting with Aston Martin having signed an agreement with a Chinese company in order to develop a luxury electric car. This could very well be a mark of China flexing their muscles in the automotive market where electric vehicles are concerned. The British firm has signed a deal with LeEco, a Beijing-based tech firm, in order to roll out the […]
Ubergizmo’s Best of CES 2016
And it’s a wrap! CES 2016 is over. The 49th CES has brought more attendees and attention than ever. With 170k attendees (50k from abroad) and 6000 journalists and analysts, this was the largest CES ever. It is simply impossible to see everything, but we all thrived to tell you what we thought were the most interesting, sometimes out of the box, products of the show. This is our selection, […]
Stanford Creates Self-Driving Electric Car With Mad Drift Skills
In case you weren’t aware today is officially Back to the Future day, Marty McFly had traveled to October 21st in the popular franchise and many are commemorating this in their own unique ways. On the eve of this day Stanford University’s automotive lab rolled out MARTY, it’s a self-driving electric car that they’ve built which has amazing drift skills. Their car is a heavily modified version of the DeLorean […]
Electric Motorcycle Maker Says Apple Left It 'In The Dust' By Poaching Employees
Over the past few months it has been consistently rumored that Apple is making an electric car, it’s a product that the company has never done before and will certainly be more challenging to make than a smartphone or tablet. Reports have suggested that Apple is aggressively poaching employees from companies that specialize in electric transportation, Tesla is one of them though the company’s CEO recently said that people who didn’t […]
Analyst Thinks Apple Car Will Cost Around $55,000
As many have probably heard by now, Apple is said to be working on an electric car of their own. Whether or not this is true remains to be seen, but for the most part there seems to be a lot of chatter surrounding the project. While this is no doubt an interesting development for Apple (if true), we’re sure many are also wondering what would Apple price such a […]
Apple’s Electric Car Will Be Finalized In 2019 [Rumor]
We had initially assumed that Apple’s electric car, also known as Project Titan internally, was pretty early in its development stages. However according to a report from The Wall Street Journal, it turns that that we might not have to wait too long before we are able to take a look at it.The report claims that the Cupertino company aims to finalize the car by 2019, and that internally they […]
Apple Nabs Another Tesla Employee, Fuels Electric Car Rumors
It has been rumored for a while now that Apple is working on an electric car of their own codenamed Project Titan. Apparently the Cupertino company has begun hiring new employees who have had some kind of experience in the automotive industry, such as those who are working at Tesla.That being said, it looks like Apple has managed to nab one more member. Jamie Carlson who was a senior engineer […]
Aston Martin Rapide Set To Go All Electric
If you are a collector of the finer things in life, surely having an Aston Martin in your garage would be one for the list. Well, it looks like Aston Martin intends to make the Rapide to be an 800-hp electric car in due time. This four door ride is tipped to hit the market in a couple of years’ time, so you have been forewarned – if you are […]
Apple And BMW Car Talks Could Resume In The Future
Last week there was an interesting rumor which suggested that Apple and BMW were apparently in talks at one point, with Apple being interested in using BMW’s i3 electric car as the base of their own electric car. The rumors then suggested that eventually the talks fell through, and now according to a report from Reuters, we know why.According to their sources, the reason the talks fell through was because […]
China Planning An Electric Sports Car Of Their Own
With the world’s natural resources starting to deplete, it is not surprising that we’re turning to alternate means, such as creating electric cars to replace fuel cars in an attempt to reduce the amount of fuel we consume. Right now there are several companies who are building electric cars, such as Tesla who is probably one of the biggest names at the moment.However it looks like China is not content […]
Iconic Volkswagen Camper May Return As An Electric Vehicle
Read through a list of the most iconic vehicles ever made and you’re likely to come across the Volkswagen Camper, better known as the “hippie wagon.” It’s shape is instantly recognizable all over the world and it’s associated with the laid back, peaceful attitude of the ’70s. There’s hope that it may be revived as an electric vehicle, this according to Volkswagen board member Dr Heinz-Jakob Neusser who revealed at the New […]
Plugging In Your Car Could Result In Tickets
It seems that plugging in your electric car to charge up its battery could be painful for your bank account, as a certain Katie Green found out to her dismay. In fact, Green cannot believe the fact that she was on the receiving end of a ticket, since she has been doing the exact same thing all the way since 2011.
Ford Intends To Build Long Range Electric Car
An electric car is definitely worth looking into if you would want to do your part in helping to keep the earth green, not to mention lowering your monthly expenses with the fluctuating price of fuel. However, one of the bigger disadvantages of an electric car is the fact that you would have to charge it up nearly every day, and the range of such a ride is not so […]