Via on demand ride sharing replaces local bus service in Arlington, Texas

Arlington, Texas is the largest city in the U.S. that didn’t have a public transportation system. It is nestled between Dallas and Fort Worth, both of which operate their own public transportation systems ( FWTA and DART, respectively). Arlington tried to setup a local public transportation option for a couple years. It contracted local public…

Racing spec Tesla Model S ready for the starting grid

Tesla’s electric vehicles are known to be fast in ‘ludicrous’ mode, but they’ve never been in a GT racing event until now. The Electric Production Car Series (EPCS) recently has been given the green light by the FIA (Federation Internationale de l’Automobile) start racing EVs. The Tesla Model S race car recently passed the FIA’s…

Snow car prank fools Montreal Police

The Montreal metropolitan area had a snow storm that dumped lots of snow on the city the other day and snow removers were hard at work trying to keeping the streets clear. However, Montrealer Simon Laprise, a 33-year-old machinist and woodworker thought it would be cool to prank the snow removers, so he made a…

Tesla pickup coming soon, but right after Model Y

Tesla has been hyping up the idea of an all-electric pickup truck for quite a while. However, the question many have is when can we all expect to see it? Elon Musk, during a call for feedback on Twitter has indicated that the hyped up EV truck will come out ‘right after’ the Model Y…

British firm creates a Tesla Model S shooting brake

Just the other day we saw conceptual sketch designs from a Dutch designer of a Tesla Model S shooting brake that is going to be produced. Unveiled today, is another Tesla Model S shooting brake/sports wagon conversion that is actually almost competed. This time the conversion project comes from a British car customizer, Qwest Norfolk. …

Self-driving Chevy Bolt has run in with a motorcyclist

While self-driving on the busy and hectic streets of San Francisco, an autonomous Chevrolet Bolt gets involved in a minor accident with a motorcyclist. The Bolt was in the center lane on Oak Street a three one-way lane road past the intersection of Fillmore when this happened. The self-driving EV using its lasers and sensors…