It’s not only celebrities that are going electric. Classic trucks and SUVs are now being converted to electric drive, keeping classic utility without problematic powertrains. Swapping the engine out for an electric motor also makes affordable importable off-road SUVs easier to live with—fewer obscure parts to break. But SUVs aren’t the only off-roaders. Both Lancia …
In contrast to some other celebrity car owners, Fast & Furious star and rapper Ludacris keeps his collection relatively humble. One of his most well-known vehicles is a 1993 Acura Legend that he’s described as a “dream car.” He still dailies it, and it even shows up on an album cover. But that Legend may …
It’s easy, with how today’s media consumption, for an automaker to market any feature as something ground-breaking. Especially with electric pickup trucks, a segment where manufacturers need to differentiate themselves. Some, like Bollinger, let the truck’s capability and design do the talking. Others, such as Tesla, can sometimes lean on sensationalist methods. Is setting up …
Electric pickup trucks like the Telsa Cybertruck, Bollinger B2, and Rivian R1T are just around the corner. But while they may be almost production-ready, potential buyers may hesitate over range and recharge time. Especially when towing gets involved. Hydrogen technology could help, but it comes with its own problems. However, there may be a different …
As we’ve recently covered, electric pickup trucks still have to address several issues challenging their widespread use. And to be fair, these are similar to ones facing diesel and gasoline trucks: towing, torque, and most importantly, range. But while trucks like the Tesla Cybertruck and Rivian R1T have the torque and have the towing capability, …
GM President Mark Reuss recently penned an article for CNN about the future of electric vehicles and the problems encompassing that change. If anyone can see down the road to where we are going with alternative propulsion and autonomous technology, it’s the head of GM. Here’s his predictions based on the industry making certain changes. For …
Americans have always loved pickup trucks. With the popularity of electric cars we’re staring to see electric trucks. Will all trucks be electric one day?
Everybody is excited to hear more news about Tesla’s truck. However, there is a small start-up company that is trying to knock off Tesla.
Rivian’s R1T and Tesla’s Cybertruck are set to be two of the most popular electric pickup trucks on the market. What do we know about them?
GM was forced to sell production plant in Ohio. This was seen as a big blow to American auto manufacturing. But there is hope on the horizon.
The electric truck market is growing by the day and big auto makers are trying to keep up. Can we look forward an all-electric Chevy Silverado soon?
Electric pickup trucks have been generating a lot of buzz lately. Marketing buzz aside, are these trucks destined to fail in the real world?
Elon Musk has teased Tesla’s new truck for a while now. Many fans agree November could be the month we get the full reveal.
Chevy was ahead of the game when it produced this all electric pickup truck in the ’90s. What happened to this truck?
An electric Ford F-150 has been teased for awhile now, and fans are excited. When will this electric truck be available to buy for yourself?
People are eager for more details about Tesla’s truck. Recently CEO Elon Musk dropped a few hints over Twitter to his friend Joe Rogan.
More and more buyers want faster trucks. One company is seeking to fill this need by producing the fastest pickup truck in the world.
Electric motorcycles are growing in popularity. One big selling point for an electric bike is it’s range. Which bike boasts the longest range of them all?
Tesla is a game changer in the electric vehicle world. Will the company ever venture into electric motorcycles? Here’s what Elon Musk says.
Many people fear that the future of the trucking industry is bleak. But could a transition to electric trucks save the industry?
E-scooters are popping up in cities all across America. What do you need to know about this new mode of transportation?
Your electric vehicle needs to be fitted with tires that will be durable and quiet to ensure an optimal driving experience while extending your car’s driving range. Low-rolling-resistance, green car, or eco tires are engineered to either help improve your car’s fuel economy, or for use in electric vehicles. When tire shopping for your EV, …
When hot rodders look to install a high-performance V8 into their antiquated chassis, they in many cases install a “crate motor.” That’s a new engine delivered in a wooden crate, ready for installation. So, a crate motor is synonymous with installing a hopped-up V8 into your old car. But can an electric conversion also involve …
Few vehicles have the storied history of the VW bus. That’s why people were so excited to hear that the VW Microbus was coming back.
BMW is introducing inductive charging through a new pilot program for its 530e iPerformance. Starting in Europe, BMW will then move on to other markets like the U.S. with the car from its EV 5-series. It’s a year later than originally planned, but BMW is finally ready to lead the way with its inductive charging system. …
Is there a way to make your electric car even more efficient? Some believe solar panels are the way to make their electric cars even greener.
Hyundai just announced that it’s releasing the all new Sonata with solar panels on the roof. What does this mean for the future of electric vehicles?
Everything we see says electric car purchases are on the rise. Many hold that they will overtake conventional and hybrid cars in the not-too-distant future. From just a 0.14% share of the market in 2011, they’ve powered ahead to 2.1% in 2018. 2019 looks to break that record, even with the overall downturn in sales. …
2019 hasn’t been a very good year for Tesla so far. Why are critics skeptical that Tesla will ever be more than a niche automaker?
There are some surprising claims that electric cars are actually worse for the environment than gas cars in the long run. What are the basis of these claims?
Known as one of the top ultra-luxurious car brands, is Bentley ready to break into the electric car market?
Despite Tesla being the leader in the electric car market, many financial analysts have doubted the company. How did Tesla prove them wrong once again?
It’s no secret electric cars are the future, with sales are rising all across the country. Which models were the most popular in 2019?
Tesla is a formidable car manufacturer, with advancement at the forefront of its mission. However don’t expect changes anytime soon for these models.
Hardald Krueger seemed like the perfect choice to be BMW’s newest CEO. So what made Krueger suddenly step down?
There is a surge of electric vehicles slated to hit the road in 2020. What are the best ones that nobody is talking about?
Green cars are all the rage lately, but can be a bit pricey. Check out these affordable car options that are better for the environment.
When production on the Hummer ceased in 2010, the once popular brand’s image was tarnished due to concerns about its less-than-impressive fuel economy and the impact that this massive vehicle was having on the environment. In addition, rising gas prices also played a part in spelling the demise of the gas-guzzling Hummer but, with the …