An electric vehicle was left totally burnt out after it set on fire while charging. The automobile was ruined and a nearby building was harmed by smoke in the occurrence. Photos of the scene reveal the automobile was decreased to a shell by the flames. Essex County Fire and Rescue Service stated the blaze was
Riversimple‘s hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle prototype is released with a claimed fuel economy comparable to 250 mpg (0.9 l/100km). The ‘Rasa’ automobile has a lightweight carbon-fiber monocoque shell, in-wheel electric motors, a bank of supercapacitors charged by braking-regeneration, while taking a trip approximately a 300 miles (483 km) on just a 3.3 lb (1.5 kg)
As Honda introduced its brand new Civic at its UK Swindon head office, the company broached its vision of where the future of motoring is heading– revealing its belief standard engines will die out and how hydrogen is the Holy Grail. While showing a few of the new technological production advancements of the 10th generation
With almost a quarter of 2016 already gone, many people are keen to upgrade their cars before the summer. After all: we’ll be concentrating more on barbecues and going on holiday in those times! Now is perhaps the busiest time of year for car dealers across the land. A quick glance at classifieds sites will
An electric car is a four wheeled vehicle which takes power from one or more electric motors using electrical energy which is stored in the batteries of the car. Modern electric cars use energy storage devices other than battery. Acceleration in electric cars is very smooth because of the use of electric motor. For the
You could not observe Scooby Doo in this, but it is absolutely the Mystery Machine of BMW! An electric motorized X1 was marked testing in the Sweden. The model observably has no pipes of exhaust at the rear side, and the spot is completely cosseted by the big diffuser. The law of Europe is state
American Sports Car manufacturer has recently released Detroit Electric SP:01 electric sports car. The car is based on Lotus Elise model. Detroit Electric SP:01 comes with custom carbon fiber bodywork from Detroit Electric but the front and rear suspension system and front anti-roll bar have both been maintained from the standard Lotus Elise. Also the
Renault has recently released pricing and specification for its electric five-door supermini ZOE model for the UK markets. The car will be available in three trim levels, Expression, Dynamique Zen, and Dynamique Intens and will have a starting price of £13,650 after the UK Government Plug-in Car Grant deduction and a battery hire charges from
Every respectable car manufacturer has an all-electric vehicle available for purchase. Renault just got into this group by revealing the Zoe at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. Being an electric vehicle, there are three questions that pop to mind: “What’s the range?”, “What’s the price?” and “What’s the recharge time?”. The range is set to
Morgan is one of those car manufacturers that doesn’t like change. They still produce early 20th century designed 3 wheel vehicles that are powered by old-type V-8s. When they unveiled the Plus E, everyone was in a bit of a doubt, since this car is unlike your usual Morgan: it is a glimpse into the
The all-new Jaguar C-X75 marks Jaguar’s a 75 year anniversary with a spectacular concept: a high-speed electric super-car. It has been presented at the Paris Motor Show. The four electric engines that power the vehicle each weigh 50kg and deliver 195 horsepower, for a total of 780 horsepower. The torque is enormous at 1.600Nm. This
Korean officials are the target group has the new Kia Ray EV, which is still on the road in 2012. Technically, these are converted to an electric drive Kia Ray, who had been previously available with conventional internal combustion engine was. KIA RAY EV: ELECTRIC CAR FOR KOREAN AUTHORITIES The city car is driven by
These are not renderings anymore of the electric Abarth 500 but in the flesh pictures taken somewhere over France. The carmaker claims that their version of Fiat’s Abarth 500 will make one fall of his chair with its supercar performance in a very small city car body. Given that it is an electric car, the
Tesla Motors has already proved that sports cars can be electric. Now a German Company e-Wolf GmbH has announced first details about their electric sports car called e2. e2 has a an electric motor at each wheel with a total output of 400KW(544 horsepower).
Tesla Motors has already proved that sports car can be fully electric. Mercedes is working on an electric SLS and now Audi is joining the crowd with R8-based all electric e-tron. The e-tron uses four electric motors(two at each axles) making it a true quattro.