The Friday Five – Our Weekly EV Blog

Airspeeder

The first Airspeeder World Championship, featuring 5 teams and 10 pilots, will take place in 2020. It is widely expected to open the door to broader investment and consumer interest in a flying electric motorcycle.

Jolly Good

A brand new all-electric Fiat 500 has emerged as a rental car in Italy. The Fiat 500 Jolly Spiaggina Icon-e is an electrified version of the classic vehicle, rather than one of the rebooted models. Hertz have made it available as a rental car for holiday makers.

e-BP

British Petroleum, and leading mobility platform DiDi, are developing a new charging network in the world’s biggest market for electric vehicles.

Entreprenurial Spirit

For large-scale adoption of electric vehicles to really take off in Asia, the region’s entrepreneurs hold the key to really make it happen. Check out this article on the theory behind the opinion.

Continental Power

Continental, the Hanover-based German tyre manufacturer, is set to channel its focus on its powertrain division and the future of eMobility. Their powertrain division is capable of supplying complete electrification systems from a single source.