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  • Tesla delivers the first 30 Model 3 vehicles: Leaves many more pondering – when?

    It’s been 484 days since Telsa announced their first small car which would be also be their first mass production vehicle. Tonight at the back of their California Factory, Tesla delivered the first 30 Model 3’s to customers. 50 were made this month, with 20 to be used as engineering...
  • BMW 530e Review – A Masterclass

    Recently I drove the latest addition to the BMW iPerformance range, the BMW 530e. Aside from acknowledging its significant merits there are some drawbacks. Our test drive navigated a small sample of Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs from the charging stations at Westfield Bondi Junction, to the serene but 30km/h mandated...
  • First Drive: BMW 530e – A Plug-in Hybrid Luxury car

    What form of technology will help save the world from cars, who knows? Will it be electric battery only cars, tried and trusted hybrids, hydrogen fuel cell driven cars or plug-in hybrids to name a few. Personally, it seems to me battery power is where we’re headed. But some...
  • When it’s raining, deploy the electric umbrella!

    Today at CES Asia we found another way technology has gotten between the simple things in life. Using an ordinary umbrella is not a difficult task and requires us to push one button to deploy it. Packing is away usually involves us pulling the middle piece in and we’re done....
  • Tesla Model X Review: Is it worth the hype and the price? hmmmmm

    Pinch my, I’m dreaming.  I’m worried I’m not in love with Tesla in the same way that I once was!  And this is a concern not because of the huge interest in the Tesla car company and its products – but because I have a $1,500 holding deposit on...
  • BMW enables Electric Charging at Westfield Shopping Centres

    BMW Australia have opened 40 electric vehicle (EV) charging bays in ten major Westfield shopping centres. The spaces are available to all electric vehicle owners, not just BMW’s and offer free charging when available. In addition to the new charging locations, BMW will also begin a showcase of the...
  • My Week with a BMW i3

    This article is going to be very much a personal account of experiencing an electric vehicle (EV), we’ve covered Tesla and other electric vehicles but this is my first time living with an EV, driving one and understanding one. My day to day driver is a BMW 220d, the...
  • Eli Zero Electric Vehicle: They might be onto something here

    CES brings many an idea, concept and even dreams to our attention. Some seem absurd others plausible. Occasionally along comes a vision that seems a bit of a pipe dream but upon further inspection you realise the inventors may be onto something. In this instance it’s the Eli Zero...
  • The Chrysler Portal – More than just an electric van

    Chrysler has today showcased the latest Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) going round known as the Portal. In concept form it’s what you’d expect and wouldn’t be out-of-place on the Jetsons. But as is the norm these days it’s the emerging technology that really sparks genuine interest. This is the...
  • Wireless charging for your electric car – that’s Ford’s plan

    Hybrids, plug-in hybrids or fully electric cars are nothing new these days. But today Ford has announced plans to introduce a combination of all across some of its most iconic brands. Of most interest to us Aussies is news of a potential Mustang Hybrid. But the real headline is...
  • Let’s go ride a bike – Bosch e-bike system enables a whole new way to ride

    So look, when it comes to bikes – I’m not your go-to-guy.  I’m hardly Mr fitness, but the idea of jumping on the bike to go to the local shop instead of driving the car – or to get out with the kids for a ride to the park...
  • Fully electric McLaren P1 with stunning top speed available October

    This McLaren P1 will blitz from a standing start to its top speed in just two seconds, and it’s made to be driven and enjoyed.  Yep this fully electric McLaren P1 will be available in October with Aussie pricing still to come....
  • The $50,000 fully electric car set to change the market

    In January at CES in Las Vegas we saw the brand new electric car from Chevrolet – the Bolt.  This is a small fully electric car following on from the larger Volt which was a hybrid electric in many ways. Chevy in the US have announced a $50,000 price...
  • Take a look at the Tesla Model X Live on National TV

    I’m a Tesla fan, you know that, and yep, I’ve put my Money down for the “affordable” Model 3 when it comes in the years ahead.  But getting a first look at the SUV variant of the Model S – the Model X was an opportunity I couldn’t pass up.  So...
  • Husqvarna concept paving the way for the future of Garden Power Tools

    We’ve all heard about and seen the concept cars which get released at motor shows around the world to demonstrate the vision for the future from the car company. Late last year Husqvarna released a concept hedge trimmer and EFTM discussed this and the future of the powered garden...
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