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Potential rendering of the upcoming hardcore BMW i8

Hardcore BMW i8 In The Works?

It’s rumored that BMW’s i division wants to make an even hotter version of the i8.  More power, less weight and even quicker than today’s i8, but no electric range boost is mentioned. We could possibly see this more advanced i8 sometime in 2016. The i division stated that there…

5 hours ago by Mike Anthony 2

Zero Emissions Utility Shuttle flatbed (ZEUS)

Phoenix Cars Supplies Electric Trucks To U.S. Navy

Phoenix Cars, a developer of electric vehicle technologies for fleets, tannounced the delivery of its Zero Emissions Utility Shuttle flatbed (ZEUS) to US Naval Base Ventura County Port Hueneme, California. Here are some specs on the electric truck: V2G 100-mile range Full charge in 3 hours Outlet to power external…

1 day ago by Inside EVs Staff 8

Tesla Model S in Australia

Engadget Lists Its Top 10 Electric Vehicles

Engadget lists its personal top 10 electric vehicles. This list includes discontinued, current, and even EVs that have not yet been released. The list, according to Engadget: #1. Tesla Model S – Longest Range. #2. Chevrolet Spark EV – Best Affordable. #3. Nissan LEAF – Best Selling. #4. Chevrolet Volt…

1 day ago by Mike Anthony 6

Bolloré Bluecar assembled at groupe Renault plant in Dieppe

Bollore Bluecars Now Being Built By Renault

Bolloré and Renault began joint production of Bluecars in Renault’s plant in Dieppe in northern France. Earlier Bluecars were assembled in Italy, but the move to France was one of the topics of the partnership agreement signed on 9 September 2014. Up to date, Bolloré delivered over 4,500 Bluecars – most…

1 day ago by Mark Kane 1

Previous Image of 918 Spyder

Porsche 918 Spyder Recalled

The Porsche 918 Spyder has been recalled for the second time.  The first recall involved rear axle control arms that could break.  This latest recall is due to a wiring harness that could be damaged by a carbon-fiber component on the vehicle. Press release below detailing the recall: Porsche recalling…

1 day ago by Eric Loveday 0

Qualcomm Halo

Daimler Teams With Qualcomm On Wireless Charging

Daimler and Qualcomm announced a strategic collaboration on connected car technologies, which among many topics includes wireless charging. Qualcomm already developed and tested different prototypes of wireless stations with power of 3.3 kW, 6.6 kW and 22 kW. It’s expected that Daimler will implement and offer such a system for…

1 day ago by Mark Kane 0