EV

  • Victorian Gov gives green light to ChargeIQ

    The Australian made, ChargeIQ, is an electric vehicle charger by DiUS Computing, has been given the “green light” to be a Victorian Electric Vehicle trial participant. ChargeIQ is the only electric vehicle charger used in the Victorian Department of Transport’s recent Demand Response Load Control Electric Vehicle Trial. One...
  • 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...
  • BMW give a ‘Window into the future’ with augmented reality

    Last month, BMW created a ‘Window Into The Near Future’ with a dramatic digital display in New York. In a building on the corner of 42nd Street and 6th Avenue, they created a screen that digitally transforms passing cars into the all-electric BMW i3 and plug-in hybrid BMW i8...
  • Holden Volt now part of the VIC Government EV trials

    In the interest of working out the future of transportation in Victoria, the VIC government has been running trials with environmentally friendly cars. Last year Mitsubishi’s all-electric iMiev was loaned out to households for 3 months in an effort to test its real-world viability. Now Holden is the latest...
  • What can you get for under $60k in fully electric cars ?

    If you are either a tech enthusiast, or environmentally friendly citizen you may have your eye on a new fully electric vehicle. You should stop for a second to consider what’s on offer. In the medium price range of around $60k, there’s actually quite a big difference between manufacturers...
  • Mitsubishi iMiEV charge into dealerships around Australia

    Great news EV fans, Mitsubishi’s little i-MiEV is now at dealers. At select Mitusbishi dealers around Australia, you can now go and test drive Australia’s first electric car. The iMiEV list of stores with iMiEV’s are listed below. ACT – Commonwealth Motors – Phillip – (02) 6282-3522 NSW –...
  • Win a Mitsubishi iMiev, 7PM Project comp takes down server

    Australian’s love there technology and it doesn’t get much better in the world of auto tech, than the chance to win your very own iMiev. A new competition with 7PM Project has just kicked off, apparently Channel Ten servers were not prepared for the demand and are now throwing...
  • iPads dominate Australian International Motor Show

    From the 1st to the 10th of July, the Melbourne Exhibition Centre is playing host to the Australian International Motor Show. It is one of the biggest opportunities for manufacturers to showcase the latest automotive technology. A major theme of the show was electric vehicles, with most of the...