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Previously the exclusive domain of noisy combustion-engine bikes, more and more electric trials motorcycles are being launched. France's Electric Motion has been in the specialist e-moto game for over a decade, and has now revealed a new limited-edition competition model.Continue ReadingCategory: Motorcycles, TransportTags: Electric Motorcycles, Sports, Off-road
Mercedes' AMG performance division was one of the world's first automotive enterprises to fully exploit electric powertrain technology when it launched the breathtaking SLS AMG Coupé Electric Drive nearly a decade ago. So it's exciting to note that the division is back in the electric lab, putting together its first ground-up electric performance car. The sculptural Vision AMG provides an initial
California's Vintage Electric has spent the last few years merging the past with the present for a succession of funky ebikes that drip retro motorcycle charm. Now the company has really dialed up the power for the 2022 72-volt Performance Line.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Vintage Electric, Retro, ebikes
This modular motorcycle is built to tackle just about anything, with torquey electric motors driving huge balloon tires at the front and rear. It can cross water in amphibious mode, and handle serious distances with a range-extending generator and two huge fuel tanks in the wheel rims.Continue ReadingCategory: Motorcycles, TransportTags: 2WD, Electric Motorcycles, Modular, Utility vehicles, Dirt
Architecture studio Morphosis has created electric vehicle charging stations for South Korean car brand Genesis that feature wing-like canopies. Read more
Just a couple months after sending the full-size E-Transit into production, Ford Pro Europe has taken the next step in its van electrification program. It's brought all-electric power down to the midsize segment with the new E-Transit Custom. Ford's one-tonne e-van will outdrive its larger sibling, motoring for up to 236 miles (380 km) of range per charge. It will also offer DC fast-charging and
Iconic 4x4s are rising from the dead at an alarming rate — the Bronco, the Hummer, the Wagoneer, and now the International Harvester Scout. Or just "Scout" as it will henceforth be known. Volkswagen owns the rights to the Scout name and is about to exercise them by launching a standalone US-based Scout brand to reinvent utility vehicles from yesteryear as cutting-edge electrics.Continue ReadingCa
Harley-Davidson spin-out electric motorcycle brand Livewire has revealed the S2 Del Mar as its second model, with a very limited edition selling out in a matter of minutes. The full production version will follow for a tempting $15k price tag.Continue ReadingCategory: Motorcycles, TransportTags: Harley Davidson, Electric Motorcycles
Norway has a lot of coastline and many fjords, but not much in the way of flat, open ground on which to build runways. That's where the Elfly project comes in, as it's developing a short-haul electric seaplane that can take off and land in city harbours.Continue ReadingCategory: Aircraft, TransportTags: SINTEF, Electric Aircraft, seaplanes, Norway
Colorado's Lightning eMotors is adding Level 2 and Level 4 autonomous capabilities to electric medium-duty commercial vehicles thanks to a partnership with Virginia's Perrone Robotics, and has already announced its first customer.Continue ReadingCategory: Automotive, TransportTags: Electric Vehicles, Autonomous is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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