Electric Vehicle (EV) drivers are a hardy bunch. For their low-carbon footprint, they've sacrificed a whole lot of the freedom of the open road which is embedded in modern society.
[4409 at 1:25] They are a special brand of the TSA, called "VIPR." It stands for "Visible Intermodal Prevention and Response." VIPR has been around since 2005, and they are meant to boost security by being a deterrent, and detecting security risk
Evidence continues to accrue that the Soviet Union did not disappear in 1991. It simply transplanted itself to another part of the world.
If you believe Tesla, affordable, long-range electric cars could be here sooner than many think.
A group of residents in Keene, New Hampshire thought the city was gaining a bad reputation for its predatory parking meter enforcement and decided to do something about it. The organized an effort to regularly feed coins into the meters so
Sales of new-wave electric vehicles in the first three years after their introduction in the U.S. exceeded the number of hybrids sold in the first three years.
I live in southern California, which means at any moment one of many earthquake faults could decide to slip, a fire could break out, the economy could finally bottom out, an EMP cleverly directed toward Hollywood would finally fix the bad movie pligh
People always ask me, "Are electric vehicles the answer?" The truth is as long as you don't want to haul anything or go too far, they sure are. Remember -- I'm for anything American, and that includes electric vehicles.
South Korea has rolled out the world’s first road-powered electric vehicle network.
As hundreds of commuters emerged from Amtrak and commuter trains at Union Station on a recent morning, an armed squad of men and women dressed in bulletproof vests made their way through the crowds.
Gravity, an Internet personal recommendations company, took a look across its data sets recently to note what are aggregated interests and attachment levels Prius drivers have around interests and hobbies versus those of Tesla Model S owners.
Mark Stewart didn't want to pay the $1,000 delivery fee on his Organic Transit ELF, so he's driving it from North Carolina to Massachusetts. We caught up with him in Connecticut.
Bad news Formula One fans. The turbocharged V6 engines running in 2014 sound as appealing as a Dyson upright running through an archaic amplifier. With a blown speaker. Plug in your headphones, watch the video above from Mercedes-Benz, and prepar
Mission Motorcycles president Mark Seeger owns a Tesla Model S. He drove it to Los Angeles from Mission’s San Francisco headquarters, and it’s telling. The S is a fully realized consumer product. It’s emotionally compelling, and feels like the future
The Australian company Evans Electric has developed an electric car that is literally direct drive. It is a 4-door sedan, a Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution, that produces 800 HP/600 kW (peak) and 1,250 Newton-metres (925 foot-pounds) of torque.
When Tesla acquired the NUMMI factory from Toyota a few years back, the automaker gutted the inside and took inspiration from Elon Musk’s other venture: SpaceX.
The former concept i3 has been made real, and might be the most interesting electric vehicle we've seen in years.
MINI has chosen the height of the British summer to unveil its new motoring-cum-camping concepts aimed at music festival goers and outdoor types in need of what the company euphemistically describes as "overnight solutions."
Two computer hackers who have successfully managed to hack into and manipulate a pair of widely-owned automobiles will present their findings at the Def Con hacking conference in Las Vegas this week, various media outlets are reporting.
Sometimes you just have to see how far you can push yourself...
Manual transmissions are better. Period. End of story. Yes, yes, we know.
As technology advances, it is becoming more of a double-edged sword, improving our quality of life while at the same time making us more vulnerable to hazards and unconstitutional behavior in ways we've never been.
The chemical company BASF has found a greener way to make hydrogen, reviving hopes for fuel-cell vehicles.
With these free or cheap apps, you can drive safely, park your car without circling, find affordable gas, and even locate repair shops you can trust. Plus, we mention similar apps so you can pick and choose.
BMW, which recently shared a range of technical specifications on its upcoming first mass produced electric car known as the i3, has now made available official pricing information ahead of its July 29 world debut.
The driverless car is one of those ideas that I used to look at and respond, "get a bike."
A high-speed train has derailed outside Santiago de Compostela in northern Spain, leaving at least 78 people dead and 178 injured.
Firefighters in Florida are using foam to try prevent ethanol from igniting at the scene of a freight train derailment at the Port of Tampa. The ethanol was leaking from three cars of a CSX freight train that left the tracks early Thursday.
A train derailed outside the ancient northwestern Spanish city of Santiago de Compostela on Wednesday night, on the eve of a major religious festival, killing at least 78 people and injuring up to 131 in one of Europe's worst rail disasters.
How would you like to zip from Los Angeles to San Francisco in less than 30 minutes, on the cheap and on your own schedule?