Category Archives: Electric Vehicles

1922 Milburn Electric Light Brougham – 3D Photos

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer From RM Auctions: Model 27L. 76-volt General Electric DC electric motor, … Continue reading

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1916 Woods Dual Power Model 44 – An Early Gas/Electric Hybrid

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer This weekend, TTAC is running a piece I wrote on the Woods … Continue reading

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Crazy Car Project’s Solar Powered Toyota 2000GT EV

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer With only 353 of them made, many fans of the Toyota … Continue reading

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1914 Detroit Electric Model 46 Cape Top Roadster

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer When I saw this Detroit Electric roadster I was a bit … Continue reading

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Will Honda Bring EV-STER Roadster to North America?

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer Honda generally doesn’t do concepts. When they show a “concept” at … Continue reading

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Vintage Cars in Vintage 3D: Thomas Edison’s Waverly Electric

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for a HTML applet While researching early EVs, a few times I’ve come across this 1907 photograph of Thomas Edison … Continue reading

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Look What I Found: An Electric Kyote

You don’t see dune buggies around much anymore, especially here in the midwest, so this Jeffries-designed Kyote II really stood out at a car show recently in Huntley, Ill.  On closer inspection I discovered that it offers another distinction:  it’s … Continue reading

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Fomenting Revolt

Much has been made of the so-called pay back period for hybrid and electric cars, that is, the time it takes your fuel savings to recover the higher price you paid for the car. Ben Nelson of Oconomowoc, Wis., has … Continue reading

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Fire Official Blames Fisker Karma for House Fire, Fisker “Has Not Ruled Out Fraud”

For the first time, a newly produced electric car has been cited by a fire investigator as the cause of a house fire. Previous house fires involving Chevy Volts have been traced to origins outside those EVs. A Sugar Land, … Continue reading

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Editorial: Should An Unelected Board In California Make Us All Pay For Electric Cars?

 On Friday, the California Air Resources Board issued new emissions regulations that mandate that by 2025 one out of seven new cars sold in the state must be powered by electricity or be some other form of zero emission vehicle. … Continue reading

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