The Friday Five – Our Weekly EV Blog

Why A.I.?

Artificial intelligence is beginning to play an ever-important role in public transport. Optibus, a software as a service (SaaS) company is taking mass transportation in cities to the next level by providing the technology to plan and run mass-transportation networks.

Say Hi to Skai

Functioning as a piloted-helicopter, part-piloted or an autonomous drone, The eVTOL (electric vertical take-off and landing) can fly for up to 500 km at up to 200 km/h. Powered by nearly zero-emission hydrogen fuel cells, it can carry up to five people or 450 kg total weight in any mode.

35 Years On

Transform for an electrified future. Herbert Diess, Chairman of the board of management for Volkswagen, shares his account of the firm’s 35 years of success in Shanghai. “The ability to mobilize people has always been part of Volkswagen’s DNA”, he remarks.

High Boltage

Usain Bolt, current 100m and 200m sprint world champion, has turned to investing. One of his first endeavors is U.S.-based electric mobility company Bolt Mobility. See the unveiling of their new EV.

Rad Motor Concept

Watch this short clip of BMW’s future electric Motorrad concept. A two-wheeler with a glimpse into their future urban motorcycles.