DIY Stirling Generator Goes to 1687 RPM

Stirling generators are rarely seen in the media, but they are actually one of the few options we have in turning raw heat to electricity. Indeed,...

Engineair's Ultra-Efficient Compressed Air Motor

Elegant minimalist design eliminates most of the working parts traditionally associated with internal combustion engine; offers nearly 100% energy efficiency for a variety of...

EV4, Innovative Electric Quad Bike

Tired of being stuck behind the wheel in a tedious urban traffic jam, but missing the stability of four wheels in clean electric bike...

Home Made Electric Bike

Here's a short video of someone who modified his bicycle to go electric. He used a brushless motor and a pack of several Li-Ion...

The Story Behind Ford’s Model E Isn’t So S-E-X-Y

You’ve heard of Ford CEO Mark Field’s upcoming electric vehicle, Model E, which is rumored to come in two body styles: a sedan and...
Might Electric Vehicles Adopt the Multi-Speed Gearbox?

Future Electric Vehicle Transmissions May Have Multi-Speed Gearboxes

For the most part, electric vehicle manufacturers have eschewed the multi-speed transmission in favor of a simpler and lighter single speed transmission. The reason for...
SupplierBusiness Infographic - Where Does the Tesla Model S Come From?

The Tesla Model S has Many Suppliers – Infographic

The Tesla Model S is one of the most advanced vehicles on the road today, thanks to its completely in-house battery and electric motor...

Electric Mini Hardtop Officially Revealed in July

Great news for the green fans of what is arguably the coolest-looking car around (personal opinion, no judgement). Mini joins the electric vehicle gang...

Honda Air: The Compressed-Air Sportscar at LA Auto Show's Design Challenge

Honda, aside from making their cars good shapes, participates to design challenges like that from the LA Auto Show, presenting their compressed-air Honda Air.

How to Convert Your Car to Solar in One Easy Step

Many of the leading car manufacturers are now looking towards solar and releasing models with solar cells on the roofs that allow charging on...