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EV off-roader: Arnold Schwarzenegger debuts electric Hummer

2017-09-21 20:31

'Kreisel Electric electrified my G-class last winter. And now a Hummer,' Politician and former action star Arnold Schwarzenegger presented his electric off-road Hummer.

Taxi, please! This London cab can travel 120km with zero emissions

2017-09-12 09:27

London EV Company (LEVC) premieres its all-new electric TX six-seater taxi at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show.

Classic Jaguar goes electric: New E-type zero

2017-09-07 14:07

Jaguar Land Rover Classic is presenting an electric-powered E-type. Would you want to own a battery-powered classic Jag?

Jaguar Land Rover makes push for electric cars in SA

2017-08-25 13:09

An electric Land Rover will be available from 2020, as Jaguar Land Rover advances its expansion into the electric vehicle market.

WATCH: Porsche spins out trying to chase Tesla

2017-06-29 07:30

Tesla 1 - Porsche 0, at least for this owner, whose dashcam captured a Porsche Cayman driver lose control of his sports car while trying to keep up with the electric car.

The future is ELECTRIFYING

2017-05-14 07:00

Imagine never having to buy petrol again. That’s the future with the new Nissan Leaf electric car, writes Gayle Edmunds and Dumisane Lubisi.

Want to teach your pre-schooler to drive? You can with the electric D.Throne!

2017-04-28 09:14

Meet the world's smallest 'family car', says children-car supplier D.Throne. It's tiny electric vehicle could help you bond with your little petrolhead-in-the-making on a new level.

Road test: 200km driven in an electric BMW i3

2017-02-27 15:14

'In my books the BMW i3 is exemplary of the direction the motoring world is heading in," writes Wheels24's Charlen Raymond.

Tesla makes critical stop on way to Las Vegas and CES

2016-12-30 10:54

As far as Tesla’s concerned, what’s happening in Las Vegas can stay in Las Vegas.

SA to see more electric vehicles

2016-12-11 06:16

South Africa could see more electric cars on the roads soon if a new industry body succeeds in its lobby for government to allow zero duties on imports.

 

Tesla to debut battery semi-truck

2017-09-19 09:13

Tesla plans to unveil a heavy transport truck in October 2017, in a further broadening of the product lineup for the electric vehicle maker.

China to ban petrol cars, boosting electric vehicles

2017-09-11 07:19

China, the world's biggest auto market, is considering a ban on fossil fuel cars in a major boost to the production of electric vehicles as it seeks to ease pollution.

Next-gen Nissan Leaf electric car for SA: 380km battery range!

2017-09-06 08:44

Nissan says its new Leaf electric car driver further on a charge and comes with a new type of technology and the possibility of single-pedal driving.

Plug-in autos are about to boost global power demand 300-fold

2017-07-06 16:40

Electric vehicles aren’t just transforming the auto industry: They’re also about to reshape the global power market.

Richard Hammond’s crash: Why did his EV catch fire?

2017-06-14 06:21

'In theory, the car Richard Hammond crashed, should never have caught fire. But it did. Why?' Lance Branquinho explores…

2017 Mongol Rally: Nissan's electric Leaf to take on 16 000km race

2017-04-28 13:21

Electric vehicle advocate, Plug-In Adventures has created a modified Nissan Leaf that will be the first all-electric car to enter the 2017 Mongol Rally - 16 000km race from the UK to Mongolia.

Shaping the future: Driving BMW's electric i3

2017-03-13 07:22

'The BMW i3 looks like something from the future and cost five times less to run when compared to a conventional family sedan,' says reader Jason Mayo.

Electric car startup unveils 'new species' of vehicle

2017-01-04 13:54

Faraday Future, the secretive electric car startup with ambitions to overtake Tesla, unveiled its first production vehicle on Tuesday, proclaiming it to be a "new species" for personal transportation.

Volkswagen will show electric concept in Detroit

2016-12-22 10:46

Volkswagen, reeling from an emissions-cheating scandal, will unveil a new electric concept model at the 2017 North American auto show in Detroit.

Schools race their self-built electric cars in Delmas

2016-10-25 14:36

School learners saw their self-built electric cars come to life as they raced in the GreenpowerZA Electric Car Challenge at Red Star Raceway.

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