Tesla Roadster’s New Gearbox Gives 10% more Miles/Charge

The Tesla Roadster just got better: its manufacturers equipped it with a new gearbox, a more efficient one, that has about 30% more torque on a single gear ratio and achieves 10% more mileage on average.

Henrik Fisker Back in the EV Game, Announces Breakthrough Battery Tech

If you remember a few years ago, there was a car company named Fisker. They made an electric hybrid sportscar, called Karma. But the...
Google Car - Autonomous Drive Prototype Ready for Real-World Testing

Google’s Autonomous Car Ready for Road Testing

Google is not an automaker, but has been using its considerable technological weight to develop autonomous drive. The result of this Google Skunkworks research and...

Elon Musk Reveals Test Tunnels with Teslas Moving on Tracking Wheels

The Boring Company, owned by Elon Musk, presented their revolutionary new development. A tunnel, which accommodates autonomous electric vehicles, and Tesla cars on tracking...
Lithium-Ion Battery Found in Chevy Volt, Hazardous Goods?

Lithium-Ion Battery “Safety Concerns” Still Weighing on Electric Vehicle Sales

Currently, the best rechargeable battery technology for electric vehicles is the lithium-ion battery pack, but concerns over safety are keeping sales numbers down. The development...

Model X Orders Being Taken By Tesla Soon

There are several names synonymous with luxury and performance in the automobile industry. Tesla is one of those names. The last model to be introduced...

Ford & GM to Share the Same Hybrid Powertrain Platform

A story in Detroit News says that Ford and GM will unite forces to share the E-Flex powertrain technology that powers their Volt.

Nissan Wants to Sell 1.5 Million Electric Cars By 2016

Nissan, second-largest automaker behind Toyota, plans to sell 1.5 million electric vehicles worldwide by 2016, the company announced this week. They have decided to...

Toyota Tri-Gen: Water, Electricity and Hydrogen from Bio-Waste

Toyota plans to go all out for its 100% sustainable new project to build the world’s first megawatt-scale carbonate fuel cell power generation plant,...

3 Toy Electric Vehicles to Build With Your Kid

Electric vehicles are something that fascinate more and more people each day. But until an engineer gets to work at Tesla, he has to...