Unlike the jet-fueled Wile E. Coyote footwear of your childhood, the lithium-ion powered “Rocket Skates” will strap on right over your shoes. The skates are foot rather than remote controlled, and can reach speeds of up to 12 MPH. The inventors say you can even track your routes and skate performance through your smartphone. Here’s a demo:
More electric cars are coming to the Bay Area after the Metropolitan Transportation Commission made one of the largest purchases of electric cars in the nation.
Tesla is getting ready to add another vehicle to its lineup.
Electric car maker Tesla Motors lost $49.8 million in the first quarter as it accelerated the development of its new crossover.
Electric car maker Tesla Motors said California is back in the running for a massive battery plant it plans to start building this year.
Electric car maker Tesla Motors is expanding in California. The Bay Area company has leased a 430,000 square-foot building in Lathrop, a community on Interstate 5 near Manteca.
Electric-car drivers have been charging their cars for free in downtown Martinez, but the free ride is coming to an end. Drivers will have to pay starting Wednesday.
Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.
The CEO of Tesla Motors has told Bloomberg that a New York Times review – which had its veracity called into question – may have cost the $100 million in value.
DETROIT (AP) _ General Motors Co. said Tuesday its Chevrolet Volt electric car will cost $41,000 when it goes on sale in November.