Archive for May 13th, 2010

Hyundai Aebulle – Three-Wheel Electric Car That Offers High Mobility and Safety

May 13th, 2010

This futuristic Hyundai Aebulle Concept was designed by a talented student from the Art Center College of Design, CA. Shane Baxley’s three-wheel car is meant to keep the driver as safe as a butterfly feels while in a cocoon.

It would be interesting to note that Baxley was inspired by the European Peacock Butterfly cocoon. Due to its unique design, the vehicle can show the mobility of a motorcycle, while providing a safe ride for the driver.

The car leans when turning at corners due to the fact that its front set of wheel is mounted on a separate swing arm. » Read more: Hyundai Aebulle – Three-Wheel Electric Car That Offers High Mobility and Safety

Epyon Presents Ultra-Fast Charging Station for Electric Vehicles

May 13th, 2010

Nissan is currently promoting its new LEAF electric vehicle in the Netherlands. At the same time Epyon decided to present its fast charging station for electric cars – the station was dubbed TERRA.

The company claims that the charging station is able to recharge Nissan LEAF up to 80 percent in just about 30 minutes.

If the claims are true, then the charger will prove to be extremely useful for electric car drivers, especially considering that the LEAF can travel 160 kilometers on full charge and that in average a person drives less than 100 kilometers a day. » Read more: Epyon Presents Ultra-Fast Charging Station for Electric Vehicles