For some people, buying an electric vehicle seems out of reach. The good news is that there are now more choices of models than ever before, and with more EVs on the market, prices have gone down. While you can still spend almost $100,000 on a luxury EV, there are plenty of models well under $50,000. We’ve rounded up 10 of the cheapest electric vehicles for sale in the US, from … [Read more...] about 10 Cheapest Electric Cars in the US
What does mobility in the future actually look like? How will our cities develop? What will happen to transportation? These are the questions we wanted to pursue and interview experts about. The journey will take us to the state of Georgia, all over Europe and to South America. Our project includes articles focusing on Spain, Italy, France, Sweden, England, the USA and even Brazil. There are interviews with people who are working on vehicles of the future, and articles that deal with the question of how we must rethink transportation as a society so that the world of tomorrow does not sink into chaos. [Read more...]
Whether it's rising gas prices, protecting the climate or the forward-looking benefits of an electric car, there are many reasons to move away from the pure internal combustion engine. However, vehicles that carry their fuel in a tank have advantages in some areas over those purely powered by a battery and electric motor. Hybrid cars represent a compromise between these … [Read more...] about How do Hybrid Cars Work?
Autonomous cars have been a topic for a long time, but somehow this self-driving technology has never made it the point where it's widely used. But what are the reasons for this? We have found three main reasons that are still real obstacles for autonomous cars, and these issues need to be overcome before cars or other vehicles like semi-trucks can drive autonomously on our … [Read more...] about 3 Reasons Why We’re Not (Yet) Driving Autonomous Cars
As electric vehicles become more and more popular, companies are coming up with inventive ways of charging them more quickly and easily. This could be both with stationary parking spots or areas that do away with plug-in charging stations, or roads outfitted with inductive charging technology that powers vehicles as they drive. Making powering an electric vehicle more … [Read more...] about How Electreon is Bringing Wireless EV Charging to You
Everyone knows that you have to plug in your electric vehicle to charge it and get on the road. But what if, in return, your EV could provide power to your home or elsewhere? New technology, called bidirectional charging or V2G, V2X, V2L or V2H, is making that a reality. This could be a game changer for areas with unreliable power sources, or during times of power outages or … [Read more...] about How Bidirectional EV Charging could power your home