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More Preston Petty on a Zero (photos)

…and this time you can actually see it’s a Zero. As you’ll remember, we did a post the other day showing a video of the legendary Preston Petty racing his new (and ever so slightly modified, ’cause Preston don’t ride anything stock) Zero for a win.  Via the awesome photographer,…

2 days ago by Ted Dillard 0


Boston-Power Targets Own Gigafactory

Boston-Power secured $290 million in “financial support” from Chinese government agencies in late 2014 to expand its battery factories to GWh levels. “The company claims that this latest funding event allows Boston-Power to grow its Liyang facility fivefold by 2016 and expand its Tianjin facility capacity to 4 gigawatt-hours by…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 12

The bus can be wirelessly charged at one of its stops via a charging station located under the road surface (1). A receiver, mounted in the bus floor, absorbs electric energy (2) and charges the batte

Scania To Test Wireless Charging Bus In Sweden

Scania announced that it will become the first company in Sweden to test a wirelessly-charged electric-hybrid city bus. On the streets of Södertälje, Sweden, the vehicle will appear in June 2016 as part of a research project into sustainable vehicle technology. One of the bus stops on the route will be…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 2

For The Record, Tesla Model X Will Have Falcon Doors

Women Buyers Lining Up For Tesla Model X

If the Tesla Model S is a man’s car, then the Model X should be considered a woman’s car. “When Tesla Motors’ long-delayed Model X — designed to blend the best of a sport utility vehicle with the benefits of a minivan — starts deliveries to customers in late 2015,…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 23