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Sure, Tesla’s Model 3 costs $35,000. And Lightyear is making a solar-powered electric car. The list of advances in electric cars grows exponentially every day. But none of them have what General Motors (GM) just released in China — the Baojun E100, a $5,300 electric car.   Baojun E100 Release Together with SAIC Motor and […]

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Tesla, Model 3

Electric vehicles and transportation, in general, are advancing rapidly. Major automakers are now participating in what was once considered an obscure niche in the automobile market. Last week, Tesla released its latest electric vehicle, the Model 3. Many believe this new car will usher in the era of mainstream electric vehicles. But others harbor doubts about […]

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Audi Will Become First German Car Maker to Race in Formula E

It’s official: Audi has taken over ABT Sportsline’s slot in Formula E for season 4. This factory commitment solidifies the brand’s spot as the first German auto maker to race in the famous electric vehicle racing series. This is not a surprising move when considering Audi’s and ABT Sportsline’s history together. The car company, famous […]

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Einride Self-Driving Electric Vehicle System

Einride is a Swedish startup that launched in 2016, focusing on reshaping transportation as we know it. The company recently announced a prototype completion of its self-driving sustainable vehicle, the T-Pod. This is an important milestone for Einride. The company plans on introducing a completely new transport system to disrupt the cargo transportation industry.   Transforming […]

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Bosch Launches e-Scooter Rideshare Program in Paris

Bosch’s quest to become a world leader in connected mobility solutions has taken a giant leap forward. With mobility solutions, Bosch’s largest business sector, yielding an impressive 43.9 billion Euros in 2016, it’s no surprise that the German-based global technology firm is focusing its attention on alternative transportation in major urban locations.

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According to the INRIX Global Traffic Scorecard, two-thirds of the world’s population will live in cities by 2030. By that time, traffic congestion, in both the U.S. and the EU, is projected to cost $350 billion per year. With the UN predicting 41 megacities (more than 10 million inhabitants) worldwide by 2030, it’s safe to […]

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With Silicon Valley appearing to be the epicenter for electric vehicle innovation, it’s not too surprising that only 50 miles north, an EasyMile EZ10 self-driving bus is conducting its first demonstration at Bishop Ranch office park in San Ramon. On the heels of California’s new law allowing “slow-speed testing of fully autonomous vehicles without steering […]

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Hoversurf – a Russian drone company – has unveiled its human carrying single-seat hoverbike designed specifically for “amateur and professional navigators.” In other words, Hoversurf may be finalizing its revolutionary quadcopter aircraft just in time for the Summer 2017 X-Games – just imagine that obstacle course for a second. Yes, flying hoverbikes at this summer’s […]

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According to the American Community Survey, “76% of people in the U.S. currently travel alone using their personal vehicle.” Transportation, as we know it, is about to change drastically. With carbon emissions hitting dangerous levels in our most populated cities, socially-responsible startups are looking at alternative transportation innovation to reduce highway congestion. Part of their […]

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