Rare earth magnets from old computers to find use in electric Bentleys

Rare earth magnets form an important part of many of today’s electronic devices, ranging from wind turbine generators to MRI scanners. Despite their prevalence, only a tiny fraction of these magnets are recycled once they reach the end of their lives, … Continue reading Rare earth magnets from old computers to find use in electric Bentleys

Ford Europe will sell only all-electric passenger cars from 2030

Ford unveiled its first all-electric passenger car back in 2011, giving folks attending the 2012 Geneva Motor Show the first opportunity to get in the driving seat. Other models have of course followed, and now the company’s European wing has committed… Continue reading Ford Europe will sell only all-electric passenger cars from 2030

Alpha JAX is the all-electric rally car of your safari fantasies

Alpha Motor Corporation seems determined to make a name for itself in small, unique electric cars. After launching just last November, the company is already previewing its fourth planned electric vehicle, and like the others, the new JAX doesn’t look … Continue reading Alpha JAX is the all-electric rally car of your safari fantasies

Unique flat EV chassis maker REE to open large facility in the UK

We’ve written about Israeli company REE Automotive and its remarkable super-flat modular EV chassis several times before. The company has a drastically disruptive offer for automakers; we’ll build you a skateboard electric vehicle chassis full of batte… Continue reading Unique flat EV chassis maker REE to open large facility in the UK

Jaguar promises to become a purely electric automaker by 2030

Like many notable names in the field, Jaguar has signaled its intentions to ramp up the electrification side of its operation, today outlining plans to sell only electric vehicles by the end of the decade. Alongside this announcement, it was revealed t… Continue reading Jaguar promises to become a purely electric automaker by 2030

Chevy drops the price on updated 2022 Bolt EV and oversized EUV

Chevrolet is going bananas on electric vehicles, with no fewer than 30 planned for launch by 2025, and to get things started, here’s a newly-refreshed Bolt EV, and a slightly-larger Bolt EUV, both several grand cheaper than the outgoing Bolt.Continue R… Continue reading Chevy drops the price on updated 2022 Bolt EV and oversized EUV

Electric scooter folds to become a hand trolley

There are doubtless many people who ride an electric scooter to the grocery store, then switch to a shopping cart once they get there. The Singaporean-designed Mimo C1 simplifies things, by combining both functions in one transformable vehicle.Continue… Continue reading Electric scooter folds to become a hand trolley

First prototype of Microlino 2.0 electric microcar built and tested

We first heard of plans for an electric version of the BMW Isetta bubble car back in 2016. Production of the Microlino was pegged for 2019, but underwent a design overhaul instead. The team revealed that it was building a new prototype in December of l… Continue reading First prototype of Microlino 2.0 electric microcar built and tested

London to trial hydrogen electric rapid response ambulance prototype

Hydrogen commercial vehicle conversion company ULEMCo and industry partners have agreed the design of a new fuel cell rapid response ambulance prototype that’s destined to hit the streets of London later this year.Continue ReadingCategory: Automotive, … Continue reading London to trial hydrogen electric rapid response ambulance prototype

Sondors takes $5,000 Metacycle for cruise along the Pacific Coast Highway

Last month, California-based ebike maker Sondors revealed that a budget-friendly electric motorcycle was in development. The company has since taken the Metacycle on a road trip from Irvine to Long Beach, which gives more insight into the real-world ra… Continue reading Sondors takes $5,000 Metacycle for cruise along the Pacific Coast Highway