Kickstarting E-Bike Production Through Crowdfunding
Gabriel Wartofsky has developed a folding electric bicycle that he is seeking to fund through "crowdfunding," where people pledge small sums of money to help bring creative ideas to fruition. Learn more at the Kickstarter web site.
Self-Balancing Enclosed Electric Motorcycle in Development
San Francisco Bay Area start-up LIT Motors has developed unique self-balancing enclosed motorcycle featured in this Smart Planet video. Range is estimated at 150 miles and 0-60 mph in about 8 seconds.
SOURCE: Smart Planet.
Audi Reveals Urban Concept EV in Frankfurt
Audi reveals its Urban Concept EV in this 22-minute video, which happens to be "auf Deutsch." Entertaining, even if you don't speak the language.
Dan Sperling: A Billion Cars and Counting
Dan Sperling interviewed on NPR's Fresh Air about the world surpassing one billion motor vehicles on the planet.
SOURCE: Fresh Air
Lyric EV: Electric Fun on 3 Wheels
NBC Universal-produced news segment featuring Swiss-developed Lyric stand-up 3-wheeler with top speed of 22 mph and range up to 30 miles.