Are Electric Cars the 'Next Frontier'?

Battery electric vehicles have a specific need a specific market.

Published: 17-Jan-2010

Th!nk North America has announced they'll be setting up their headquarters in Elkhart and producing electric cars by early next year.

Pair that with the electric trucks planned to be made at Navistar in Wakarusa this year, and Michiana could be a leader in that emerging industry.

WNDU made a trip to the North American International Auto Show in Detroit this week to find out more about the state of electric technology and how it might fit into the future for American drivers.


BYD Found Wang with David Sokol at 2009 Detroit auto show. Photo credit: EV

Chairman of MidAmerican Holdings speaks of his firm's $232 million investment in Chinese electric carmaker BYD.

Camille Jenatzy was first to break 100km/hr speed barrier in his 1899 electric car, La Jamais Contente.

Former Pirelli Tire North America CEO addresses local Rotary Club.

Roadster #750 completes road trip to Detroit despite winter driving conditions and heavy snow.

Telsa will donate the full value of production car VIN 1,000 to charities.


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