The Friday Five – Our Weekly EV Blog

McJuice

According to reports in Sweden, the American Deli giant McDonalds is set to offer extended access of tasty EV charging to its ever-changing menu. The mega-chain now has 55 charging points across the Scandinavian country.

Kit-E Hawk

Kitty Hawk, the electric flight startup backed by Google co-founder Larry Page, unveiled its third aircraft on Thursday. The Heaviside (HVSD) is around 100x quieter than a standard helicopter, and has a range of around 160km.

Record Breaker

Despite record delivery figures, Elon Musk fell short of his own sky-high targets as Tesla reported 97,000 deliveries in Q3: 3% short of his own targets. The EV maverick requires 105,000 deliveries in Q4 if it is to meet the co-founder and CEOs lofty predictions for 2019.

California Dreamin’

With 25% of the state’s greenhouse gas emissions coming from residential and commercial buildings, take a look at how everyone can benefit from electric homes.

Porsche Taycan

This week’s extended video content gives you raw footage of a behind-the-scenes look into how the electric sports car Porsche Taycan is made.