Electric

  • Formula E season 2 race calendar announced, still no Australia

    On the back a successful first season, the all-electric Formula E series will be back in 2015/2016 for 11 more races. The new calendar spans 10 cities with London holding two races. The new season starts on October 17th and will run through June/July next year. Alejandro Agag, CEO...
  • 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV cut to just US$22,995

    Mitsubishi Motors are slashing the price of their only all-electric vehicle, the little iMiev. The price cut in the US brings the price down by $6,130 to $22,995. That sticker price  doesn’t include sales tax and on-road costs. Regardless of these caveats the price of the 2014 Mitsubishi i-MiEV...
  • 7 Tesla owners are recreating the Broder drive

    This week New York Times reporter John Broder gave a fairly critical and widely regarded as a flawed review of the all electric Tesla Model S. Sparking the controversy the feature image on the post was the Tesla being towed away apparently falling short of the intended journey. You...
  • Electric Go Kart accelerates into the record books

    Germany, the place that brought you the Nürburgring have now built the worlds fastest accelerating electric Go Kart. While we are more commonly aware of electric engines powering cars, it seems they make a pretty great power source for a Go Kart too. The Linde E1 electric kart reached...
  • Ford officially announce the Ford Focus Electric

    Today at CES 2011, Ford officially announced they will shipping a fully electric version of their popular Focus mode. In an environmentally focused world, more and more manufacturers are entering the EV market, the Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt and Tesla Roadster for example. With the car giant Ford getting...
  • Ford entering EV market with Focus, uses Facebook to sneak peek

    In a series of photos on Ford’s Electric Vehicle Facebook page, they’ve been teasing since December 30th. Yesterday that tease became an announcement. Ford are indeed entering the electric car market with a Ford Focus EV and looks like 2011 will be the year. On Friday at 11 AM...
  • Car Tech: First 20 Mitsubishi MIEVs arrive in Australia

    Mitsibishi’s MIEV is their entry into the electric car arena, today Mitsubishi are celebrating their first batch (only 20) arriving down under. According to reports on Facebook, there’s 70 more MIEV’s on the way before the end of 2010. The vehicles are already in high demand, with Mitsubishi already...