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The Morgan EV3

More Electric Morgans Coming In 2019

Morgan Motor Company is gearing-up to launch the all-electric EV3 (Morgan 3 Wheeler) in 2016. As it turns out, Morgan will not stop there and intends to launch more electric and hybrid models starting in 2019. The company announced a new £6 million ($8.6 million) investment to develop new platforms…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 4

BMW i5 Rendering

BMW i5 Rendering Shows Svelte Crossover

RM Car Design has released a new set of renderings that show the BMW i5 as a svelte crossover. In this form, we think the i5 is actually rather striking. BMWBLOG points out the following: “The renderings shown here show a crossover-like design with a sloping roofline, raise driving height, i8-like…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 21

Veteran's Day Model X & Model S

U.S Navy Looking To Lease 400-600 Electric Vehicles

The U.S Navy is moving forward with its plan to lease up to 600 passenger electric cars for Navy and Marine Corps installations located in California. The latest announcement is to lease from 400 to 600 BEVs (only pure electrics are being considered) for 12 months with options for 24-…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 32

V-Charge - automated valet parking and electric vehicle charging wirelessly

V-Charge Research Project Wins 2015 Connected Car Award

If you remember V-Charge – the European project with Bosch and Volkswagen, engaged with others to develop automated valet parking and electric vehicle charging.  Well, they just won the 2015 Connected Car Award.  So we guess it went well. The concept of autonomous parking, combined with searching for wireless charging spots,…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 2

Chevrolet Spark EV sales in U.S. – December 2015

Chevrolet Spark EV Sales More Than Doubled In 2015

Chevrolet Spark EV sales in the U.S. increased by roughly 130% in 2015. In total, 2,629 Spark EVs were sold in 2015, compared to 1,145 in 2014. Great lease offers, combined with high availability manifested in peak sales of 920 in April when every fourth Spark sold in the U.S….

2 days ago by Mark Kane 47

BMW i8 in the snow

BMW i8 In the Snow – Video

The BMW i8 is an unusual choice for winter driving. One of the owners began to explore the i8’s snow capabilities and released this first video. There probably will be more vidoes uploaded later, as the first one doesn’t have too much action. Anyways, it’s bizarre that you must use…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 1