Electric GT’s first race-spec Tesla Model S hits the track

Two years ago, we learned that a Tesla Model S-based electric racing series was in development. This week Electric GT holdings showed off its first race-spec Model S P100DL in Barcelona ahead of the series’ planned debut in November. Its builders say the EPCS V2.3 Tesla P100DL is more than just a standard P100D with […]

Jaguar breaks the world’s electric boat speed record

You frequently see car manufacturers trying to break electric speed records on land, but where are the boats? Don’t worry — Jaguar, Vector and Williams feel the need for nautical speed. The trio have broken both the world and UK speed records with the Jaguar Vector Racing V20E, reaching an average speed of 88.61MPH on […]

Renault invests in French electric car plant upgrade

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Mercedes shows us a working EQA electric car driving through Sicily

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This electric rubber dinghy that can be assembled in minutes is a fisherman’s dream

The GoBoat is an electric dinghy that folds away and only weighs 26 kilograms. The GoBoat is made of easy to assemble plastic parts and requires no tools to build. It can be used for fishing or sight-seeing and can be launched directly from the shore.   The GoBoat is a portable dinghy that can be […]

Daimler just unveiled an electric truck to take on Tesla’s Semi

Daimler Daimler unveiled two electric trucks on Thursday, one of which will compete directly with Tesla‘s semi-truck, the Semi. The Freightliner eCascadia will have a range of 250 miles and be able to receive 200 miles of range from a 90-minute charge. Tesla’s Semi will have double the range of the eCascadia, 500 miles, and be […]

“Change like we’ve not seen in decades”—high-end auto designers go electric

Enlarge (credit: Jaguar) Change comes hard. And sometimes, it’s slow. Until recently, no industry played closer to that model more than that of the automobile. Ever since the first series-produced cars of the 1900s placed the big internal combustion lump of iron at the front, the drive wheels at the back, and the passengers in […]

In California, utilities will spend $768 million on electric car infrastructure

Enlarge / Detail of the plug of an electric car being charged (credit: Getty Images) On Thursday, California regulators approved three plans from the state’s three largest utilities, which will together result in nearly $ 768 million in electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure spending. As a whole, the plan is the largest coordinated effort for state-level EV […]

Prince Harry drove Meghan Markle to their Royal Wedding reception in this electric Jaguar

Well over a billion people all over the world tuned in to watch the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle this morning, but now that it’s all said and done, it’s time to direct our attention to the car that the newly crowned Duke and Duchess of Sussex drove to their reception. The […]

Mercedes-Benz to build Tesla-rivaling electric compact car in France

FRANKFURT — Daimler will invest 500 million euros ($ 589 million) in Hambach, France, to start producing a small electric Mercedes-Benz, the first of more than 10 EVs it plans by 2022 to go up against U.S. rival Tesla and its Model 3. Hambach is where all-electric cars for the Smart brand are produced. “The […]