Converted Electric Miata Trounces Tesla Model S on Quarter Mile Track
Converted Mazda Miata, powered by pair of forklift motors on rear wheels and a 333V lithium-ion battery pack demolishes Model S and is even a half-second faster than a Bugatti Veyron Super Sport.
Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution III 2014 Pikes Peak Hill Climb
Greg Tracy's qualifying run in the 2014 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Mitsubishi's 603 hp MiEV Evolution III modified electric car, which came in only 2.5 seconds off the pace of the top-finishing gasoline car. The gap is closing. One piece of advice, turn down the audio: the required siren on the car is pretty annoying.
2014 National Drive Electric Week
'Who Killed the Electric Car?' director Chris Paine takes a break from fixing an ailing ICE-age motor vehicle to call for volunteers to organize more public electric car ride and drive events across America during National Drive Electric Week, September 15-21, 2014
2014 Tesla Shareholder Meeting
Part 1 of annual shareholder meeting, including corporate business, followed by remarks by Elon Musk, the Co-founder and CEO of Tesla Motors. Part 2 available by embedded link.
Canadian City Launches Summer 'Stealth Bus' Tests
The Canadian prairie province city of Edmonton began testing a pair of BYD k6 all-electric transit buses in summer operations across the city.