The porta-hippie vehicle is coming back—this time battery-powered.
Dream on, Klingons: a low cost, 500-mile energy storage solution for electric vehicles might not happen by 2020 -- but it probably will happen, eventually Toyota (Still) Banks On Lithium-Air Energy Storage For Next-Gen EV Batteries was...Show More Summary
A technology demonstrator for a new type of electric delivery vehicle that could make the courier industry greener and more efficient has been developed by WMG at the University of Warwick and Warwickshire-based design company Astheimer Ltd.
This electric unicycle can be charged in less than an hour and can reach speeds of up to 22 miles per hour. Like a Segway or hoverboard, the Uno Bolt is an upright vehicle that uses gyroscopes to stay balanced. The main difference is...Show More Summary
admirers of volkswagen’s iconic kombi will be heartened to hear that the generation-defining microbus is set to make a return by the end of 2022 as one of the brand's fast-growing range of electric vehicles. previewed by the i.d. buzz...Show More Summary
Volkswagen has decided to go ahead with production of an electric version of its classic Microbus camper van as it seeks to boost its electric vehicle credentials. The potential battery-powered revamp of the van, known as the Bulli in Germany, was first announced at the Detroit auto show in January. Show More Summary
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BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen has decided to go ahead with production of an electric version of its classic Microbus camper van as it seeks to boost its electric vehicle credentials.
Volkswagen is bringing back one of America’s iconic and beloved vehicles, the microbus, as fully-electric van. Made official over the weekend, VW’s announcement indicated a production version of the horrendously named I.D. Buzz Concept would appear in North America, Europe, and China for 2022. Show More Summary
After more than a decade of teasing by VW, an iconic symbol of the California lifestyle is coming back as an electric vehicle that will carry both passengers and cargo.
Seeking to reignite Americans' affair with the microbus, Volkswagen Group said Saturday that it would bring the beloved vehicle back to its lineup.
Barely in time for the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, Volkswagen has announced it will bring back the most iconic vehicle of the 1960s. The VW van will return sometime in the next two years, as the I.D. Buzz. But this time around, it’s not a four-cylinder, water-cooled gas burner. The...
Countries worldwide are taking an aggressive stance in order to expedite the transition to electric vehicles. Yet automakers are moving slowly — the Big Three in Detroit are taking a wait-and-see approach with vehicle electrification. Show More Summary
It seems like the Tesla Model 3 really embodies the future of vehicles, and not just because it runs fully on an electric motor. Recently, the EV-maker released images of the mass-market car’s key card and app-based unlocking system....Show More Summary
Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet, its latest concept car that will rival Tesla’s electric vehicles. The luxury electric car is on display at Monterey Car Week at Pebble Beach in California. The...Show More Summary
Need to write a press release about some electric vehicle (EV) vaporware? Need to counter another announcement from Tesla? Need to act like you're on the cutting edge of auto tech and the burgeoning car-as-a-service (CaaS) market? Need...Show More Summary
It's clear that the electric vehicles of the future will probably look like the cars of the past. At least, the expensive ones will. Mercedes-Maybach pulled the cover off its latest concept car during Monterey Car Week on Friday night, the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet. The concept is a droptop version of the Vision 6 concept coupe that we...
Faraday Future isn't going to have much of a future if it doesn't start producing vehicles and taking in serious amounts of cash. The electric upstart has been in a seemingly endless spiral of will they-won't they with regards to creating a production ready vehicle, keeping its factory plans alive, and generally reminding us if they're still in...
The first car from Henrik Fisker’s new electric vehicle company, the EMotion luxury sport sedan, will premiere at CES in January 2018. That’s according to Fisker himself, who shared the debut date with TheStreet on Friday. We already...Show More Summary
Days of thunder future past? Infiniti’s newest race car prototype is actually inspired by vintage race vehicles of the 1940s, with a torpedo-style sleek cylindrical body and offset wheels at the end of extended axes. The drivetrain of the so-called ‘Prototype 9,’ however, is all 2017: It’s an electric motor, combined with a 30 kWh battery pack. Here’s what I… Read More