Reducing the need for more complex installation is a key feature of the Chargepoint CT4000 Series EV charging station. It allows for only one single circuit to juice the station with two ports, providing a less complicated investment for any business using their product. Read the entire CT4000 Series article here.
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One of the nagging problems electric vehicle makers face with their production is the addition of cooling systems to their cars. Yes, electric cars produce heat, and sometimes a lot, and in order to continue functioning without breaking down, the adding weight and bulk of a cooling system has to be added. Enter the new […]
It’s becoming ridiculous the lengths certain automakers will go to produce something that they can then tie to the latest trending gadget, basing their “design” off a computer. It’s a car people. Let us know your thoughts on whether BMW has been inspired to produce its tiny electric due to the magic of Apple products […]
If you scroll to the bottom of this article and read the comments, there’s very mixed reviews regarding the new BMW i3 electric vehicle. Buzz on over to see what you think, is it true that an electric car can’t be pretty? Read the i3 release article here.
Imagine buying an electric vehicle, one you are excited about using instead of the typical gas guzzler. When you drive it into your garage, you have to get out, pull the charging cord to it, then plug it in. Oh, and don’t forget to unplug it before you drive out! That would make a small […]
Remember in 1989 when Michael Keaton spoke into his remote as Batman and said one simple word to the Batmobile: “Shields.” Next thing you know his super hero ride rolls down the armor over the tires and body like a roll top desk! While this seemed like a futuristic science fiction dream at the time, […]
As reported by stltoday.com, if you live in the state of Missouri you are soon going to be able to give an officer or other person proof of your insurance and ID using your mobile smartphone or device.
In an article from Nitrobahn.com we find that the new Tesla Model S fully electric luxury sedan is impressing even the toughest critics. But will price keep only a select few in the driver’s seat? Is Electric the solution to our spiking gas prices? Based in Paulo Alto, California, Tesla motors has created multiple electric […]
A new bill proposed by Representative Gary Peters, Democrat from Michigan, could potentially provide an additional $216 million for new automotive technologies. The legislation is set for review by the full U.S. House of Representatives later this month, and would increase the $334 million already proposed by the Obama administration for research and development of […]
BMW’s newest concept car, the BMW Vision EfficientDynamics, combines the environmental advantages of a hybrid car with the high performance of a sports car. Sleekly futuristic in design, the Vision EfficientDynamics also boasts photosensitive glass that darkens in response to bright light or glare, allowing better visibility and improving driver safety. The use of lightweight […]
From the successful Cash for Clunkers program to an increased interest in fuel economy in general, the new Chevy Volt has generated a great deal of buzz, thanks in part to the publicity garnered through their viral marketing campaign boasting the Chevy Volts incredible fuel efficiency of 230 mpg. Let us take a closer look […]
Recently, CNN.com posted a story about the new funding Tesla received from the federal government to aid in their production of electric vehicles. Tesla has already produced a roadster that has amazing specs for an electric car, and now this new funding will go to assist the production of the Model S Sedan. Read the […]
Welcome to the West Coast’s Hydrogen Highway! Hydrogen Road Tour 2009 brings the future to reality along the 1,700 mile route between San Diego, California, and Vancouver, British Columbia between May 26th and June 3rd, 2009. The caravan offers the public an opportunity to gain hands-on experience with hydrogen fuel cell technology as a viable […]
UPDATE: Read about Fuel Cell Vehicles on the Hydrogen Road Tour Serious challenges face our planet. Air pollution, noise pollution and a general conflict over limited resources top the list for most people. What if changing our approach to one aspect of our economy could significantly help with all of these problems? Reduce our dependence […]
Hybrid cars are the hottest purchase in the vehicle market today. Saving on fuel is a top priority for most American drivers these days as the economy struggles to recover. However, buying a hybrid car is a big commitment and one to be taken seriously. The question burning in everyone’s mind is, what is the […]