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GM launches Arīv electric bikes, but not for U.S.

GM launches Arīv electric bikes, but not for U.S.

Back in November, General Motors held a naming contest for a new electric vehicle—not a car, but a foldable electric bicycle. Now the company has announced the name, and says the bike will go on sale in Europe later this spring. Known as the Arīv Meld and the Arīv Merge, the... read more

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Video review of Tesla Model 3 electric car by Matt Pressman of Evannex  [frame from YouTube video]

Charging Electric Vehicles Across America: How We Did It & Where

The recent photo contest on this site to find a picture from readers of the most unusual place they'd ever charged an electric vehicle. But we had our own share of charging... read more May 15, 2014 by

Mahindra GenZe electric scooter

India's Mahindra To Build Electric Two-Wheeler In Michigan

A little slice of India will soon be moving into Michigan, with the announcement that Mahindra will produce an electric two-wheeler at a factory in Ann Arbor. India's... read more May 9, 2014 by

Peugeot AE21 e-bike hybrid bicycle

Riding Peugeot's Hybrid Bicycles: Electric Two-Wheelers Tested

Auto writing can be quite a sedentary pursuit. You spend much of the day sat immobile at a desk. When you aren't doing that, you're sitting in a car. Or on a plane... read more April 25, 2014 by

Scenes from 'Ride the Future' electric-vehicle tour across the U.S., Summer 2013, in 'Kick Gas' film

'Kick Gas' Movie: Driving Across U.S. In Electric Car & Motorcycles

Last summer, I rode my 2012 Zero S electric motorcycle across the United States as part of the "Ride the Future" Tour. Now, as a record of that journey, a documentary we... read more April 22, 2014 by

CitiBike NYC racks in Manhattan, by Margaret Bedore (CC 3.0)

Will NYC's CitiBike Shared Bicycles Get Add-On Electric Power?

New York's Citibike bike-sharing program may be laudably green, but pedaling isn't always easy. Now, there's a startup that hopes to give riders a little push. ShareRoller is... read more March 30, 2014 by

Green Energy Motors Commute-Case electric scooter

Electric Scooter In A Briefcase: Would You Pay $6,000 For It?

You only need witness the success of the Transformers movie franchise to know that people like the idea of things changing into other things. Let's assume that a Camaro that... read more March 14, 2014 by

Otocycles' retro electric bicycle

Spanish Electric Bicycle Has Custom Cruiser Look

It's telling that some of the most exciting transport designs these days can be found in one of the fastest-growing sectors: electric bicycles. We've covered several electric... read more December 27, 2013 by

FlyKly's Smart Wheel all-in-one electric bike wheel

All-In-One Wheel For E-Bicycles: Battery Two-Wheelers To Swamp Electric Cars?

When debating the merits of electric cars, hybrids, hydrogen and other alternative fuels, it's easy to get tied down in the notion they're the solution to all our transport... read more December 6, 2013 by

Scrooser electric scooter (Photo: Scrooser)

Scrooser Electric Scooter: "A Harley-Davidson For The Sidewalk"

One of the main criticisms of electric cars is that they often lack the sort of raw appeal that makes you want a product, transcending any notions of buying because you need... read more August 23, 2013 by

Ride The Future electric vehicle tour ends at Google HQ (Photos: Morgan Vanderwall)

Ride The Future Cross-Country Electric Road Trip Ends At Google HQ

After more than 3,000 miles, 44 cities and some new Guinness World Records, 12 riders have finally completed their electric Ride The Future vehicle tour across the U.S. The... read more August 21, 2013 by

Smart eBike electric bicycle

Are Electric Bicycles Catching Cars As Europe's Favored Transport?

It shouldn't come as a surprise to discover that there are more bicycles around than there are cars. They're vastly cheaper for a start, and require no pesky tax, parking... read more July 12, 2013 by 6

Czech flying electric bicycle

Flying Electric Bicycle Debuts In Prague, Will NYC Ban These Too?

New Yorker? Own an electric bicycle? You're probably pretty angry right now, since the city has just banned the use of electric bikes on its streets. Which would be fine, had... read more June 14, 2013 by 5

Smart ebike electric bicycle

NYC Bans Electric Bikes (Again), Launches Bike Sharing System

About a month ago, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg signed a bill that banned electric bikes from the city's streets. (Like all bikes, they're also banned from... read more June 12, 2013 by 38

Zeit Eco electric scooter (Images: Zeit)

ZeitEco Electric Scooter Is A Swiss Army Knife On Two Wheels

If there's one form of personal transport better for tackling a crowded city than the electric car, it's an electric bike. Whether pedal bike, scooter or motorcycle, nothing... read more May 10, 2013 by 3

Smart ebike electric bicycle

Electric Two-Wheelers Run Rampant In China, Outrun Regulations

China might be one of the biggest car markets on the planet, but for makers of electric and hybrid vehicles, it's a tough one to crack. The same cannot be said for electric... read more April 24, 2013 by 18



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