Alfa Romeo and Maserati promise a salvo of high-performance EVs

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends Cover Image: Alfa Romeo 8C sketch Critics often denounce Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) for not investing in … Continue reading Alfa Romeo and Maserati promise a salvo of high-performance EVs

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BMW launches wireless electric car charging system touted as convenient but inefficient

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek BMW is officially launching its wireless electric car charging system today. Starting now, customers can order a BMW … Continue reading BMW launches wireless electric car charging system touted as convenient but inefficient

Tesla Model 3 travels 606 miles on a single charge in new hypermiling record

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Hypermiling is the practice of driving vehicles as efficiently as possible in order to achieve the longest distance … Continue reading Tesla Model 3 travels 606 miles on a single charge in new hypermiling record

Tesla proposes to deploy 39 free-to-use charging stations near Chicago in latest EV infrastructure push

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla’s latest electric car charging infrastructure program where it pays for the cost of deploying new charging stations … Continue reading Tesla proposes to deploy 39 free-to-use charging stations near Chicago in latest EV infrastructure push

The all-electric Hot Rod God!

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Yanko Design Designed with some rather unbeatable specs and an aesthetic that I can only describe as unusual, the … Continue reading The all-electric Hot Rod God!

Tesla Supercharger network grows at record pace in 2018 as competition heats up

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Several new electric vehicle fast-charging networks are currently under construction, but Tesla’s Supercharger network is still the one … Continue reading Tesla Supercharger network grows at record pace in 2018 as competition heats up

WWII-inspired electric bicycle pushes the envelope at 36 mph

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Santa Clara, California based Vintage Electric has just unveiled their new Scrambler S electric bicycle, with a style … Continue reading WWII-inspired electric bicycle pushes the envelope at 36 mph

Electra Meccanica begins deliveries of its SOLO electric vehicle in the US

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Just over a year and a half after Canada’s Electra Meccanica first unveiled their single seat EV, deliveries of … Continue reading Electra Meccanica begins deliveries of its SOLO electric vehicle in the US

UPS to deploy a fleet of new neat-looking custom-built all-electric delivery trucks

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek UK-based startup Arrival has developed a neat-looking all-electric delivery truck and after scoring a contract with Royal Mail, the company … Continue reading UPS to deploy a fleet of new neat-looking custom-built all-electric delivery trucks

This Belgian electric bicycle proves you can build a great looking ebike and keep it affordable

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Unlike in the US where electric bicycles are still coming into their own, e-bikes are already used widely … Continue reading This Belgian electric bicycle proves you can build a great looking ebike and keep it affordable

Nikola sues Tesla and gets an 800-truck Anheuser-Busch order in the same week

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends This has been a fairly momentous week for Nikola Motors. On May 1 Nikola filed a patent … Continue reading Nikola sues Tesla and gets an 800-truck Anheuser-Busch order in the same week

New axial flux electric motors pack more EV power in a smaller package

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Electric motors are the beating heart of any electric vehicle, and thanks to a startup in Belgium, your … Continue reading New axial flux electric motors pack more EV power in a smaller package

GeoBlade 500 One Wheel Electric Board

  Your daily selection of the latest crowdfunding projects! According to hoverboard.com Description The GeoBlade 500 is a gyro-stabilized, one-wheeled electric board that provides the thrill of surfing on land.  Developed in … Continue reading GeoBlade 500 One Wheel Electric Board

UJET introduces futuristic looking electric folding smart scooter

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek There’s no doubt that scooters and mopeds are convenient ways to navigate busy cities, solving problems from navigation … Continue reading UJET introduces futuristic looking electric folding smart scooter

Audi confirms more ‘realistic’ range of ~250 miles for the e-tron quattro, puts car in a Faraday cage

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Audi unveiled the e-tron quattro prototype, the company’s first all-electric vehicle built to be electric from the ground … Continue reading Audi confirms more ‘realistic’ range of ~250 miles for the e-tron quattro, puts car in a Faraday cage

EV startup unveils new electric hypercar with specs competing with Tesla’s new Roadster

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek It looks like when Tesla launched its next-generation Roadster, it might have set the bar for new hypercars … Continue reading EV startup unveils new electric hypercar with specs competing with Tesla’s new Roadster

Chinese EV startup reportedly raises $2.4 billion to bring electric SUVs to market

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Earlier this week, Chinese EV start-up Singulato Motors said that it secured funding to invest 15 billion yuan … Continue reading Chinese EV startup reportedly raises $2.4 billion to bring electric SUVs to market

‘It’s the beginning of the end’ for internal combustion engines, says UPS as it updates its fleet to electric

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek UPS, which operates one of the largest fleets of vehicles in the world, has several electrification efforts and … Continue reading ‘It’s the beginning of the end’ for internal combustion engines, says UPS as it updates its fleet to electric

Eli ZERO: The Most Efficient Agile And Affordable NEV

Your daily selection of the latest crowdfunding projects! According to indiegogo.com (Coming Soon) RESERVE NOW  to lock in an exclusive below-cost discount, only available before our official Indiegogo launch (APR 18). … Continue reading Eli ZERO: The Most Efficient Agile And Affordable NEV

Swiss Police replace diesel cruisers with 7 Tesla Model X 100Ds to save money/fight drones

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek The Swiss know long-term cost of ownership well and one police force in Basel figures it will save … Continue reading Swiss Police replace diesel cruisers with 7 Tesla Model X 100Ds to save money/fight drones

Tesla Semi prototype spotted apparently broken down makes naysayers rejoice, but there’s a twist

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek A Tesla Semi electric truck prototype is currently traveling in the Midwest as part of the automaker’s test … Continue reading Tesla Semi prototype spotted apparently broken down makes naysayers rejoice, but there’s a twist

Goodyear unveils new tire for electric cars to reduce wear from powerful instant torque

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek There’s no getting around it, the instant torque of electric vehicles can be quite hard on tires – … Continue reading Goodyear unveils new tire for electric cars to reduce wear from powerful instant torque

Tesla-inspired Taiga electric snowmobile does 0-60 mph in 3 seconds

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek As we often like to remind everyone here at Electrek, electric propulsion is slowly but surely taking over every … Continue reading Tesla-inspired Taiga electric snowmobile does 0-60 mph in 3 seconds

A Massachusetts Company Claims to Be Close to a Solid-State Battery

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Futurism New Investments According to Axios, technology giants like Samsung and Dyson have collectively invested $65 million in Massachusetts-based Ionic … Continue reading A Massachusetts Company Claims to Be Close to a Solid-State Battery

Tesla’s electric trucks may be more cost-effective than expected

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Engadget When Tesla unveiled its Semi electric truck, it made audacious claims about the big rig’s value — namely, … Continue reading Tesla’s electric trucks may be more cost-effective than expected

Tesla is building an electric motor R&D group in Greece to tap into strong local electrical engineering talent

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla’s engineering and design teams are primarily based in the US and especially in California, but the company … Continue reading Tesla is building an electric motor R&D group in Greece to tap into strong local electrical engineering talent

Telsa Roadster rival? Aspark makes big claim about its Owl electric supercar

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends The Tesla Roadster may have some new competition. At the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, a Japanese electric … Continue reading Telsa Roadster rival? Aspark makes big claim about its Owl electric supercar

Volkswagen’s electrification plan takes a luxurious turn with the I.D. Vizzion

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends Volkswagen stopped selling a flagship sedan in 2016 when it ended production of the Phaeton, the luxurious … Continue reading Volkswagen’s electrification plan takes a luxurious turn with the I.D. Vizzion

Tesla Model X all-electric SUV converted into police cruiser by Ontario Police

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla vehicles are becoming strangely popular with police departments all over the world and while the Model S … Continue reading Tesla Model X all-electric SUV converted into police cruiser by Ontario Police

Tesla Model Y production plans to be unveiled in 3-6 months, capital investment starting this year, says Elon Musk

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek It hasn’t been clear when Tesla plans to bring to market the Model Y, the automaker’s upcoming all-electric … Continue reading Tesla Model Y production plans to be unveiled in 3-6 months, capital investment starting this year, says Elon Musk

Porsche announces that it is doubling its electric vehicle investment to ‘more than six billion euro’

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek With all the excitement around the Mission E, Porsche’s first all-electric vehicle, the German automaker announced that it … Continue reading Porsche announces that it is doubling its electric vehicle investment to ‘more than six billion euro’

BMW’s C evolution squeezes EV technology into a scooter

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Engadget While new companies like Zero and Gogoro are establishing themselves as first-rate two-wheeled vehicle builders, the Hondas and … Continue reading BMW’s C evolution squeezes EV technology into a scooter

Actev Arrow Smart-Kart Electric Go-Kart

Your daily selection of the latest crowdfunding projects! According to Amazon Price: $990.00 About the product For ages 5-9, the Arrow grows with your child Parents can supervise kids via … Continue reading Actev Arrow Smart-Kart Electric Go-Kart

Mercedes-Benz unveils agressive electric vehicle production plan, 6 factories and a ‘global battery network’

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek It’s not just concept vehicles and press releases anymore. Mercedes-Benz revealed in detail today its plan to build electric … Continue reading Mercedes-Benz unveils agressive electric vehicle production plan, 6 factories and a ‘global battery network’

Volvo’s first all-electric car will be this sleek and sexy hatchback

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Pocket-lint Volvo has revealed its first all-electric car after confirming last year that it will be making the move … Continue reading Volvo’s first all-electric car will be this sleek and sexy hatchback

Tesla Model 3 vehicles spotted on their way to Germany, presumably to be reverse-engineered

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek The Tesla Model 3 has been shaking up the industry ever since it was unveiled in 2016 and … Continue reading Tesla Model 3 vehicles spotted on their way to Germany, presumably to be reverse-engineered

Tesla Model 3 debuts on the East Coast with crowds of EV enthusiasts showing up

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla brought Model 3 display cars for the first time on the East Coast this weekend and the … Continue reading Tesla Model 3 debuts on the East Coast with crowds of EV enthusiasts showing up

Ford, GM Go All in on Electric Cars, but How Clean Are They?

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Wired If we’re going to put the brakes on climate change, electric cars will be crucial. At least, that’s … Continue reading Ford, GM Go All in on Electric Cars, but How Clean Are They?

Tesla registers VINS for fleet of Model 3 vehicles with dual motor – hinting at imminent launch

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek After the Tesla Model 3 dual motor powertrain design leaked in the latest design studio update, we now get another … Continue reading Tesla registers VINS for fleet of Model 3 vehicles with dual motor – hinting at imminent launch

Future electric cars: The battery-powered tech cars that will be on the roads within the next 5 years

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Pocket-lint Electric cars are already a mainstay on Britain’s roads, with several all-electric models being available to buy right … Continue reading Future electric cars: The battery-powered tech cars that will be on the roads within the next 5 years

Tesla Model 3 Early Impressions – it’s as good as we hoped it would be

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla has finally started shipping Model 3 in significant numbers, and as a Roadster owner, an early reservation … Continue reading Tesla Model 3 Early Impressions – it’s as good as we hoped it would be

2018 Is the Year Electric Cars Really Catch On

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Wired.com For all the hype, electric cars still make up a tiny percentage of global vehicle sales. Like, less than … Continue reading 2018 Is the Year Electric Cars Really Catch On

UPS reserves 125 Tesla semi-trucks, largest public pre-order yet

DETROIT (Reuters) – United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N) said on Tuesday it is buying 125 Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) all-electric semi-trucks, the largest known order for the big rig so far, … Continue reading UPS reserves 125 Tesla semi-trucks, largest public pre-order yet

Toyota will electrify entire vehicle lineup by 2025

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to TechCrunch Toyota is finally revealing the details of its plan to catch up with some of its rivals on … Continue reading Toyota will electrify entire vehicle lineup by 2025

Something strange happened to me when I picked up a Tesla Model X

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to BGR Tesla is the most talked-about car company for so many reasons. What began as a small startup has … Continue reading Something strange happened to me when I picked up a Tesla Model X

First Tesla Model S station wagon is completed

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek We have been talking a lot about a Tesla station wagon lately since not one but two aftermarket … Continue reading First Tesla Model S station wagon is completed

Tesla Semi receives large order of 50 electric trucks from Sysco

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Tesla keeps receiving more orders for its new electric semi trucks. After Budweiser’s parent company placed a large … Continue reading Tesla Semi receives large order of 50 electric trucks from Sysco

The World’s Most Controversial Car Designer Returns–With An EV

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Co.Design Chris Bangle is an auto industry legend. An arguable mad genius of auto design (as well as one of Fast … Continue reading The World’s Most Controversial Car Designer Returns–With An EV