The Friday Five – Our Weekly EV Blog

Czech it Out

Simply clever and electric. ŠKODA AUTO DigiLab has launched Prague’s first eScooter sharing service. BeRider is now beginning its pilot phase and boasts speeds of up to 66 km/h.

Didi v.2

Ride-hailing giant Didi is set to launch a pilot robotaxi fleet in Shanghai. It will allow passengers to book rides in autonomous vehicles through its app, the company has said.

The Commuting Principle

From ancient Rome to modern Atlanta, the shape of cities has been defined by the technologies that allow commuters to get to work in about 30 minutes. Discover the logic behind how this has changed very little over the last few thousand years.

Sub-Saharan Startups

By the end of the century, it is predicted that 13 of the world’s 20 largest cities will be in Africa. Check out the continent’s 5 major start-ups which are shaping the future of Africa’s cities.

Okinawa Praise Pro

This week’s video content shows the newest upgrade to hit India. Fully chargeable in 2-3 hours and a top speed of 65-70 km/h, the Okinawa Praise Pro adds upgrades to its predecessors.