Smooth-riding e-scooter features full suspension system

While folding electric scooters are now a common sight, most of the things still have fully rigid frames that just bang over obstacles on the road. The Splach e-scooter is different, though, in that it incorporates front and rear coil-sprung suspension… Continue reading Smooth-riding e-scooter features full suspension system

Electric U-Shift takes a modular approach to urban mobility

The German Aerospace Center has revealed a working prototype of a multi-use urban mobility and logistics vehicle called U-Shift, which is made up of an electric U-shaped base platform that’s used to ferry around various pod modules.Continue ReadingCate… Continue reading Electric U-Shift takes a modular approach to urban mobility

Vanderhall to introduce high-riding electric four-wheeler

Up until this point, Utah-based boutique vehicle maker Vanderhall has made its name on breezy turbo and all-electric three-wheelers. It’s now turning some attention away from pavement and toward the vast, sharply undulating stretches of world-famous of… Continue reading Vanderhall to introduce high-riding electric four-wheeler

Volvo’s electric bus batteries to gain a second life in energy storage

As electric vehicles grow in popularity, automakers are paying more attention to what will become of the old batteries once they need replacing. We’ve seen the likes of Nissan and Renault make moves to give these a second life as energy storage devices… Continue reading Volvo’s electric bus batteries to gain a second life in energy storage

Lucid’s fast-charging 1080-hp, 500-mile electric sedan debuts for real

There’s been a whole lot of “believe it when we see it” in the burgeoning electric vehicle market throughout recent years, and Lucid Motors has been one of the poster children of that phenomenon. But the Silicon Valley company is now ready for the worl… Continue reading Lucid’s fast-charging 1080-hp, 500-mile electric sedan debuts for real

Off-road electric unicycle packs air-sprung suspension

As electric unicycles become more popular, it goes without saying that some people will want to use the things off-road. InMotion’s V11 is designed with that in mind, as it features 2.75 inches (70 mm) of air-sprung suspension travel.Continue ReadingCa… Continue reading Off-road electric unicycle packs air-sprung suspension

Grand Wagoneer Concept introduced as a Jeep model – and sub-brand

Jeep has introduced a new Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer concept as a full-sized, three-row SUV in the premium segment. The Grand Wagoneer shown has much in common with the Grand Cherokee, and likely shows what the Wagoneer name would mean to other Jeep m… Continue reading Grand Wagoneer Concept introduced as a Jeep model – and sub-brand

Jeep adds Wrangler 4xe to electrified lineup

Jeep’s new 4xe sub-brand of electrified vehicles has added the iconic Wrangler to its growing list of plug-ins. The Wrangler 4xe is a plug-in hybrid version of the new-generation Wrangler, and has been designed from the ground-up to be electrified. It … Continue reading Jeep adds Wrangler 4xe to electrified lineup

Volta Trucks reveals electric truck built for inner city cargo hauling

Back in July, Volta Trucks released some specs and rendered images of its upcoming Zero electric truck. Now the start-up has revealed the first prototype, with trials due to start next year ahead of full production in 2022.Continue ReadingCategory: Aut… Continue reading Volta Trucks reveals electric truck built for inner city cargo hauling

eUtility Electric Tractor is powered by a battery, not diesel

If you were a farmer, wouldn’t you prefer to just recharge your utility tractor, instead of refuelling it from your limited onsite supply of diesel? That’s exactly where the eUtility Electric Tractor is designed to come in.Continue ReadingCategory: Env… Continue reading eUtility Electric Tractor is powered by a battery, not diesel