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California edition Rimac C_Two to debut at Monterey Car Week

Following the world premiere of the next generation electric hypercar, the Rimac C_Two, in March this year, the time has come for an appearance in the Golden State. A week prior to the famous Monterey series of automotive events, California edition Rimac C_Two pops up in Los Angeles for a West Coast launch. And what […]


21/08/2018 - 10:26

Netflix and charge: Musk says Tesla touchscreens to finally get video streaming

The huge dashboard touchscreen is always a talking point on any Tesla journey. It has a web browser, a media player with Spotify, a huge Google Maps-powered navigation system, and pages of attractive menus and settings screens.


20/08/2018 - 15:12

Next 10 report examines the effects of EV adoption on California’s power grid

A new report from non-profit think tank Next 10 explores how the power grid might be challenged or helped by the rise of EVs.


20/08/2018 - 15:12

Tropos Motors Triples Industry Range of Electric LCVs with new ABLE XR vehicle

Continuing to lead the street-legal, electric low-speed vehicle (LSV) market in the United States, Tropos Motors has released the new eXtended Range, ABLE XR. Powered by a 26 kWh lithium-ion battery pack, the ABLE XR sports four times more range of up to 160 miles, compared to the standard ABLE configurations, and nearly three times […]


20/08/2018 - 14:11

BYD delivering more than 1000 electric cars to Bangkok

Chinese electric car manufacturer BYD announced that it has delivered 101 all-electric e6 cars to Bangkok. The company also said that it will supply another 1,000 electric cars very soon. The agreement with Thailand to export an additional fleet of cars catapults BYD to the number one position in the country’s market for pure electric […]


20/08/2018 - 10:08

Rumpfbeschichtung, Radar und Roboter – Fraunhofer zeigt auf der SMM in Hamburg vom 4.- 7. September Highlights der maritimen Forschung

Biomimetische Rumpfbeschichtung, Detektion von Schiffbrüchigen per Radar, innovative Roboter mit intelligenter Sensorführung für den Schiffsbau – das sind nur einige der vielfältigen Entwicklungen, die Fraunhofer-Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler auf dem Fraunhofer-Gemeinschaftsstand in Halle B6, Standnummer 319, präsentieren.


20/08/2018 - 12:10

Port of San Diego demonstrates electric cargo vehicles, intelligent transportation systems

The Port of San Diego recently deployed two electric cargo vehicles as part of a project funded by the California Energy Commission (CEC) to accelerate the port’s transition to zero-emission transport.


20/08/2018 - 03:04

Tesla’s triumph overshadowed by Musk’s melodrama

By this time, Tesla should have been firmly on a slow but steady upward trajectory. After the last earnings report, it felt as if a corner had been turned.


20/08/2018 - 06:07

Volvo to provide four electric buses to Uddevalla in Sweden

Volvo Buses has received an order for four Volvo 7900 Electric buses from transport providers Bivab and Uddevalla Omnibus for the city of Uddevalla in western Sweden. Volvo hybrid buses have been operating in the city of Uddevalla since 2014. The new electric buses will start operating next summer. They are being sold in the […]


19/08/2018 - 10:44