Posted: October 22nd, 2011 | Author: Marcus Dangerfield | Filed under: Auto News, Auto News, Green Motoring, Grilled | Tags: auto, auto industry, Auto Market, Auto News, blip, Concept Car, concept vehicle, DeLorean Motor Company, DMC, DMC EV, Eco Driver, ecodriver, Electric, Electric Car, Epic EV, Flux Power, Green Motoring, grilled, J.Z. Delorean, Jalopnic, James Espey, Marcus Dangerfield, Stephen Wynne | Comments Off on DMC EV: DeLorean is back and it's electric
Goes around, comes around, what’s old is new again and LiLo! 3 common epigrams that seem to dictate the future, as the television man says “but wait there’s more”
“The car of the future has really become the car of the future,” joked James Espey, a vice president at DeLorean Motor Company of Humble, Texas.
In 1975 GM auto Exec J.Z. Delorean – most noted for the Pontiac GTO – started a small auto company with a huge name, DeLorean, and though his ill fated venture would last only 7 years, thanks to some spectacular publicity – Back to the Future – the thought has stuck. J.Z.DeLorean died in 2005, his legacy lives on . . .
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Posted: September 14th, 2011 | Author: Buster Cookson | Filed under: Auto News | Tags: 80kg, Electric, Husqvarna Concept E-go, Motobike, motocycle | Comments Off on Husqvarna Concept E-go
Clear the track Brammo, Zero, KTM and BRD, Husqvarna just decided to enter the electric motorcycle market with its Husqvarna Concept E-go. An urban commuter aimed squarely – in an angular fashion – at first-time riders. The E-go concept draws on the Swedish brand’s dirt and supermoto background to bring a stylishly aggressive electric motorcycle package. Weighing in at just 80kg (176 lbs) the Husqvarna Concept E-borders on beautifully anorexic. Read the full article »»»»
Posted: January 17th, 2011 | Author: Buster Cookson | Filed under: Auto News | Tags: AMG, Electric, grilled, mercedes benz, SLS | Comments Off on AMG Electric SLS, WOW
The Audi e-tron has been at the top of our list of awesome electric car concepts for some time. Now there’s a new contender – the SLS AMG E-CELL. Mercedes-AMG hinted at the possibility of an electric drive SLS gullwing last year and has now rolled-out a prototype which looks set for small series production. Along with a very hard to miss fluorescent “AMG lumilectric magno” paint job, the prototype features four electric motors positioned near each of the wheels which produce 392 kW and 880 Nm of instantaneous torque and acceleration of zero to 100 km/h in 4 seconds – just 0.2 seconds under the performance of the 6.3-litre V8 SLS AMG. Read the full article »»»»
Posted: October 29th, 2010 | Author: Michael Courtenay | Filed under: michael silverman | Tags: DeLorean, DeLorean Motor Company, Electric, Electric Car, electric sports car, Electric Vehicle | Comments Off on Electric DeLorean Goes 'Back To The Future'
The legendary car from the ’80s movie is ”electrified” and takes a spin through Italy.
Wired magazine’s Italy edition has taken its DeLorean DMC-12 into the future.