Predictions and promises for the 2020 Tesla Roadster

Predictions and promises for the 2020 Tesla Roadster

Elon Musk has been dropping hints about the 2020 Roadster since 2017, constantly baiting us with stats that would blow today’s electric vehicles out of the water. We sift through the tweets and the hearsay to see exactly what’s being promised and how it compares to the best combustion has to offer.

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EVs at the Nurburgring

EVs at the Nurburgring

Germany’s Nürburgring racecourse is the de facto global proving ground for vehicle performance. Electric vehicles have proven they have the acceleration and the power to set records, so why haven’t they taken the lead on the world’s most (in)famous track? We’ve combed through the lap times, the specs, and the commentary to find out.

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The future for electric motorbikes in Australia

The future for electric motorbikes in Australia

Where are the electric motorbikes? As EV sales and varieties grow every year, the conspicuous lack of electric bikes has us wondering what’s holding them back. Today on the JET Charge blog we dig into the models that have come & gone, the promises made, and the enormous potential of electrified personal transport.

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Are electric roadtrains a reality? eHighway trialled on German autobahn

Are electric roadtrains a reality? eHighway trialled on German autobahn

The eHighway on-road charging system has had its first successful trial on the German autobahn. The ambitious project allows transport trucks to run electric drivetrains without long stoppages, saving money, diesel, and improving air quality. Could charging road trains on-the-go be Australia’s future?

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Electrified Toyota lineup by 2025: what we want

Electrified Toyota lineup by 2025: what we want

Toyota are planning to ‘electrify’ their entire vehicle range by 2025, but it’s still unclear exactly what that means for our favourite models. Signs point to a small pool of all-electric offerings with standard & plug-in hybrids for the rest. So long as answers aren’t forthcoming, we might as well speculate: here is our wishlist for an electric lineup from Toyota.

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