THE WORLD
IS NOT TESLA

While manufacturers like TESLA, GM and Nissan have helped propel public awareness of electric vehicles, there is a rich and wonderful diversity of electric transportation to be explored. Here is a quick tour. ELECTRA MECCANICA SOLO The wonderful, affordable, single occupant vehicle from Vancouver, Canada. With two wheels in front and one in the rear, […]

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PEDDLE THIS

Electric bicycles have been around since the late 1800’s, when Ogden Bolton Jr. and Hosea J. Libbey were granted patents for technologies that still exist today. But they’ve been dramatically improved, particularly by a Colorado company called Optibike. How did Jim Turner, the founder of Optibike, take e-bike performance to a higher level? He started […]

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ELECTRIC WOLF

Fenrisúlfr : a monstrous wolf in Norse mythology Fenris : an electric motorcycle company in Copenhagen Jesper Vind built his first motorcycle when he was 8. Or rather, he rebuilt an old 100cc S.C.O. on his grandfather’s farm (it was his grandmother’s bike). “If I could make it run, I could have it.” Jesper has […]

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SILENT RUNNING

Last year at CES 2016, Faraday Future unveiled its 1000HP FFZERO1 concept car. Guess what’s in store for CES 2017? The unveiling of a production model. In case you missed the FFZERO1 Video. Faraday Future Dragon Racing: Formula E. ABOUT The Road Electric 360 DAYS EVs in Paradise

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The Odyssey of Jaume Josa

Every year in June, driving their little Nissan EVs, four intrepid Catalan pioneers converge on the jagged mountains of Montserrat. This is the story of Jaume Josa, one of the first four Nissan Leaf owners in Spain. “Jein.” It’s a German word meaning both “yes and no.” And it’s the answer Jaume Josa gives me […]

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360 DAYS

“I’m here to prove what I’ve done the other 360 days of the year.” – Eva Håkansson Eva and her husband Bill Dubé built an electric sidecar streamliner motorcycle in their garage. The Road Electric followed them to the Bonneville Salt Flats to find out why. Watch the short video “360 DAYS” – exclusive content […]

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