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BMW Motorrad unveils first motorcycle with electric powertrain

At BMW's NextGen event last Tuesday, June 25, BMW Motorrad revealed its first electric motorbike, the Vision DC Roadster.…

Toyota, Subaru to develop battery EVs

TOYOTA will supply its electrification technologies, Subaru will bring to the table (all right, production line) its all-wheel drive system; this is basically the deal between the two carmakers as they announced a joint project to develop…

Major carmakers to join 2019 Electric Vehicle Summit

HYUNDAI, Mitsubishi and Nissan are set to exhibit their electric-powered models at the 2019 Philippine Electric Vehicle Summit (PEVS). The carmakers will also display some internal combustion engine-powered cars converted to run on electricity. Battery maker Motolite…

Nissan in Thailand makes it easier to charge EVs

A NEW partnership between the Thailand operations of Nissan Motor and Delta Electronics is expected to allow users of the full-electric Nissan Leaf to charge their vehicles in more locations, including their homes. This was bared in…

Electric Mini Cooper SE tows a Boeing 777F

A FULLY electrically powered Mini Cooper SE has been spotted towing a Boeing 777F freight aircraft at Germany’s Frankfurt airport. True, the plane was not carrying any cargo. Still, it weighs some 150 tons. The scene was…

What’s in store at the Toyota HEV Conference

TOP Toyota Motor executives and key personalities from government and an international organization will lead the discussions at the Toyota Hybrid Electric Technology Conference set on May 29 at Grand Hyatt Manila in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.…

The wait for the $35,000 Tesla is finally over

Tesla has announced that a new Model 3 base model has arrived, and just as Elon Musk promised months ago, it will retail for $35,000 ($1.8 million).…

Tesla knocks $1,100 off price of the Model 3

DETROIT — Tesla is cutting $1,100 from the base price of its car designed for the mass market, the Model 3. The electric car company now says on its website that the car starts at $42,900, still…

First all-electric Vespa goes on sale in Europe this fall

This eagerly-awaited scooter is finally set to enter production in September 2018.…