What’s the current state of the electric car industry? Once a novelty and now key to solving the world’s fuel and environmental problems, it seems that we all suddenly know an electric car driver. Of course, electrical vehicles (EVs) are much better for the environment than petrol and diesel motors because of the significant decrease in CO2 emissions. But, are sales really growing that much and what issues lie ahead?
To tackle the task of exploring EVs in the UK and other countries, we’ve teamed up with VW dealer, Vindis Group, to see what the future holds for the electric car.
Croatian carmaker Rimac Automobili has officially unveiled the details of the production version of Rimac Concept one, the world’s first all-electric hypercar. The production of this electric hypercar is limited to only eight units and Rimac will showcase first production ready 1073bhp fully electric Concept-one model at upcoming 2016 Geneva Motor Show.
Rimac Automobili is founded by Mate Rimac in 2009. The company is located in Croatia. It is an Eastern European country with long coastlines on the Adriatic Sea, encompassing more than a thousand islands. With a scenic view and [...]
Whenever we think about any Hollywood celebrities, we largely think about their stardom, fan following and their unbelievably expensive multi-million dollar supercars. Well that’s quite obvious because of their celebrity status and a very healthy bank balance; they can easily buy any supercar or massive SUV’s available in the market as per their wish. But there are few celebrities who still prefer to drive electric cars instead of the gas guzzlers and play their part to promote green drive. So here’s the list of Celebrities who are leading an example by driving green and promoting the eco-friendly motoring.
The world’s first all electric SUV is gorgeous, futuristic and most capable sport utility vehicle in history. The Tesla Model X SUV is the safest, fastest and standard with all wheel drive system and 90KWh battery pack providing 250 miles (400 KM) of range on a single charge. After teasing for a almost couple of years, the Silicon Valley automaker finally introduced its first production model on 30th September and then handed over the keys to its first six customers in a private ceremony held at the company headquarters office.
So what makes this $130,000 seven seat Model X so special? Elon Musk’s electric SUV is [...]
After releasing a teaser video of the new Peugeot Fractal Concept, Peugeot finally unveiled detail official images of Peugeot Fractal Concept ahead of 2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. The new Peugeot Fractal Concept is a 2+2 layout coupe-hatch concept with retractable roof and sportier exterior design. The power train details of this dynamic looking sporty hatch are still not unveiled, but the report says it might be fully electric equipped with two electric motors each delivering 168hp resulting in a total of 335hp. Peugeot says Fractal has a range up to 280 miles (450 KM) which is higher than Nissan Leaf and Renault Zoe.
Auro is a spin-off start-up from IIT Kharagpur robotics research group. The present driverless shuttle is based on autonomous vehicle technology that our core team has developed over 4 years of R&D at IIT and CMU Robotics Institute.The Auro robotics team was incubated at Y Combinator, and have moved permanently from India to Silicon Valley.
As technology is advancing in the automobile sector we have seen features such as auto park, lane management system, driver warning system and many other features. We have also seen GOOGLE’S self driving car but it is not able to see daylight as many government bodies [...]
Last week, after months of teasers and speculations, Lexus finally unveiled a futuristic floating hoverboard and now Japan’s Cocoa Motors come up with world’s smallest electrical vehicle “Walkcar”. The Walkcar is almost as small as your laptop computer which can be brought in bag or briefcase and you can operate at your will to take you anywhere anytime.
The Walkcar comes in two versions; indoor or outdoor and is made of lightweight aluminium material and weighs between 2Kg to 3Kg (4.4 pounds to 6.6 pounds) depending on type of version. This tiny electric gadget is developed by electric engineer Kuniako Saito and [...]
At the 2014 Paris Motor Show, Lamborghini unveiled the Asterion LPI 910-4 hybrid concept car. This is the first hybrid Lamborghini in the history of the company (“Asterion” was the traditional proper name of another hybrid – namely, the half-man, half-bull Minotaur of Greek legend).
Until a few years ago, the thought of a hybrid was almost unheard of especially in a high-performance sports car and now Lamborghini presents the 2015 Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4. Called a technology demonstrator, Lambo presented the car just as a concept and there are no plans of it going [...]
For years, London is known for many attractions including modern London eye, British Museum, National Gallery, Historic Tower London and many others. Apart from all these famous attractions, London is also known for its Red Double-Decker Bus. The open-top tour buses are a common sight in central London. These open-top buses are double decker buses with partially or fully open upper deck allows passengers to enjoy city sightseeing comfortably. London buses are the subsidiary of Transport for London (TfL) that manages bus services in the London City. As per the statistics, London bus network carries huge no of passengers with more than 2.4 billion journeys [...]