Auto, News, , VR World

BMW Group and SCHERM Group officially put an electric truck into service

Being at the forefront of ecological and clean transportation, that’s what many car makers stride for today. For BMW the idea has been translated to reality as BMW Group and the SCHERM group will employ 100% electric trucks in their service. This means the BMW Group will be the first automobile manufacturer in Europe to use a 40-ton electric truck for material transport on public roads. It was launched at the BMW Group Plant in Munich by Bavaria’s Minister of Economic Affairs, Ilse Aigner. The 40-ton electric truck is a model from the Dutch manufacturer Terberg which has completed its first test drives. Beginning with

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Auto, VR World

Volvo Announces Pricing Of XC90 T8 Twin Engine Plug-in Electric Hybrid

Volvo has released pricing for the Volvo XC90 for the United States where this model will be released for sale later this Fall with different models offered.

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Auto, Business, VR World

Tesla Motors Releases The All-Wheel Drive Model S 70D

Tesla has added the Model S 70D to its lineup, a new low-end EV with a 70 kWh battery.

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Auto, Business, VR World

Gogoro Opening Retail Store in Taipei Ahead of Summer Launch

The HTC-funded Gogoro is revolutionary for a number of reasons, and potential customers in Taiwan will be able to demo the scooters starting this week.

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Analysis, Apple, Asia Pacific (APAC), Business, Companies, Global Politics, Taiwan

How Can Taiwan Manufacturers Reduce Their Dependence on Apple?

Pegatron’s first post-iPhone 6 earnings showed a healthy profit margin. But what will happen to Pegatron and Hon Hai once Apple slows down production of the iPhone 6?

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Auto, Business, VR World

This Range Extender In The Shape of a Jerrycan Could End Range Anxiety

Range Extender By Star Engines - JERR.E Model

A startup called Star Engines has developed JERR.E as a range extender for electric and plug in hybrid vehicles.

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Auto, Event, Space and Science, VR World

Goodyear’s Concept Tires Could Charge Electric Vehicles In The Future

Goodyear revealed concept tires that show a way how tires could change change the heat into electricity, powering electric and plugin cars.

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Analysis, Asia Pacific (APAC), China, Global Politics, Taiwan

Why Aren’t Electric Scooters Taking Off in Taiwan?

While China has made major strides in the adoption of two-wheeled eco-friendly electric vehicles (EVs), sales in Taiwan are lagging.

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2015, Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Event, VR World

CES 2015: Zboard 2 Electric Skateboard Debuts, Gets Crowdfunded on Day 1

The Zboard is an electric skateboard that can go up to 20 mph speeds with a 16 to 24 mile range. Version 2 is lighter and faster, and will be available in June.

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