20 Sep 2014 - If you love bicycles and cycling, Interbike is the place to be in North America. And as is happening in Europe, e-bikes increasingly are claiming not only more floor space but also mindshare among the exhibitors, retailers, media, and the public who attend this annual trade show in Las Vegas. Here's EV World's first report from the Mandalay Bay convention center.
Smart conducts the first Yo! test drive program of its electric smart fortwo on the streets of San Francisco. Here's what the passengers experienced and said.
Eric Morris essay chronicles how the invention of the automobile in the late 1890s spared the world's growing cities from drowning in a tsunami of horse manure and urine.
9 Total Articles for Week of 21-Sep-14 to 27-Sep-14
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Nebraska Man Launches Kickstarter to Fund Electric Foot Scooter
Holdrege attorney Robert McCormick and his Chicago partners hold to fund production of their folding foot scooter.
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USA E-Bike Appears Larger Than Expected
Ed Benjamin and his research team originally estimated the market for e-bikes at just under 137,000 units in the USA for 2013, but a re-evaluation projects that total to over 230,000.
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Meet the Bicycles That Blur the Line 'tween Cars and Bikes
Wall Street Journal article profiles Stromer ST2 e-bike, as well as Trek's Lyncs and Fuji's Denny, non-electric bicycles.
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Czech Scooter Will Reincarnate as Electric-Powered Model
Retro-styled Type 506 will utilize a 5kWh battery and have a range up to 50+ miles and top speed of 100 km/h. Pricing will start at €9,000 ($11,595US).
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Sherco Rolls Out Electric Motocross Bike
Sherco EM 5.7 is powered by 48V electric drive system using 25 Ah Kokam lithium polymer battery and will be priced in the USA starting this Fall at $9,200US.
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The Race to Build the 'Tesla' of Motorcycles
More companies, large and small, startups and established are racing to introduce the two-wheeled equivalent of Tesla Motor's.
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Electric Blue Ulta-light Streamliner Sets New Speed Record
Designed and developed by BYU engineering students, the less-than 1,100 pound electric streamliner shattered it's old record of 155.8 mph.
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Sun Flyer Begins Initial R&D Test Flights
Flight tests in the single-seat demonstrator will be conducted over the next 6-9 months at Denver's Centennial Airport while two-place prototype is under construction.
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Kia Soul EV Priced Starting at $33,700US
Besides offering the Soul EV to sale in California emission states, it will also lease it for $249 a month, but that price is for 36 months, includes a $1,999 down payment.
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