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DevBot

Roborace DevBot Is Autonomous Electric Race Car – Video

Autonomous racing series Roborace, launched just a few months ago, presented its development prototype, the “DevBot”. The black prototype still has a seat for a driver, if one would like to compare human vs. computer driving, but the ultimate Robocar will be bereft of humanity, a computer on wheels. It…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 12

Trulli Formula E Team announce withdrawal from championship

Both Nissan & BMW Show Interest In Joining Formula E

Reports confirm that both Nissan and BMW are having discussions about joining Formula E global all-electric open wheel racing series. The word is that both companies are talking with teams about getting involved as soon as the third season, which begins in Hong Kong on October 9th, through July 30th in New…

2 months ago by Steven Loveday 13

Jaguar Formula E racer (source: AUTOSPORT via Formula E)

Jaguar Formula E Racer Spotted During Tests

Jaguar is preparing for the third season of the Formula E Championship.  Now,  the first pictures from tests at Mallory Park in UK were revealed by AUTOSPORT. Jaguar will join Formula E in the third season in October, in place of the Trulli Formula E Team, which withdrew from the…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 2

electric corvette

Electric Corvette Breaks Mile Record With 186.8 MPH Run-Video

Johnny Bohmer, professional driver, and passenger Bob Simpson, EV-Drive co-founder, hit 186.8 MPH down the 1-mile runway at NASA Shuttle Landing Facility at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. The car, a Genovation GXE converted electric Corvette, was deemed the “Top Speed Street Legal Electric Car”. Genovation GXE…

4 months ago by Steven Loveday 0

Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport Concept

Volkswagen Hints At An Electric Class In World Rallycross

Volkswagen is eager to see all-electric racing in the World Rallycross format – we can’t disagree with their sentiment. Representatives from the German manufacturer would like to see at least an electric class put in place, or maybe even replace the current top category to demonstrate advances in electric vehicles powertrain…

5 months ago by Mark Kane 12