Electric truck brings fume free food to Philadelphia

Electric truck brings fume free food to Philadelphia

Greg Steele operates a food truck in Philadelphia. Instead of using a diesel or gas engine the way most food trucks do, Greg’s Philly Greens food truck is electric. It is built on the chassis of a Polaris Gem electric utility vehicle, so it can get wherever the customers are on electrons instead of molecules. “The future is all about sustainable eating, working and living, and

Driving a dual motor Tesla Model S 85D EV in winter

Driving a dual motor Tesla Model S 85D EV in winter

Calgary native Willy Kalmanovitch purchased a Tesla Model S 85D last year. He is a skier and wanted the dual motor car for driving to the ski slopes in winter. He also wanted the larger battery (the standard battery is 70 kWh) so he could have the longest range possible before he needed to stop for recharging. Recently he and 3 friends piled into his Tesla

Bjørn Nyland wins second Tesla referral contest

Bjørn Nyland wins second Tesla referral contest

Norway’s Bjørn Nyland is a passionate advocate for Tesla Motors. Since he got his red Model S — dubbed the Millenium Falcon — in October, 2013, he has created his own YouTube channel to chronicle his extensive travels throughout his native Norway and the rest of Europe. His exploits have attracted a loyal following and that following allowed him to win the first ever Tesla Model

Electric Porsche 914 spied

Electric Porsche 914 spied

Over the weekend, Facebook user JONSIBAL spied a Porsche 914 at a Cars & Coffee event. Like most of the vehicles in the show, this particular example was restored to a high standard. What was not standard was the original engine had been replaced by an electric motor. The battery pack was fitted to the former luggage compartment in the front. The conversion was met

Nissan ‘Future Lab’ investigates car tech trends

Nissan ‘Future Lab’ investigates car tech trends

There are big changes in store for the car industry, many analysts say. Electric powertrains, car sharing, autonomous drive, and other trends will soon radically change how cars are made and distributed, and many parties want to get in on that. Including, of course, the carmakers themselves. Nissan recently began a vehicle-sharing program in San Francisco, providing 10 small electric vehicles to scooter-sharing company Scoot