Sunday, February 23, 2014

Video: ?Hyde Park to host Formula E?

Fifth Gear presenter Tiff Needell believes that Hyde Park in London will be the location of the fully-electric Formula E race that takes place in June 2015. The TV presenter took a Tesla Model S to drive around the possible street course. Until now, there were three possible race locations leaked to the media, including […]The post Video: ‘Hyde Park to host Formula E’ appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zer ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/02/hyde-park-host-formula-e

Friday, February 21, 2014

Reva unveils Halo EV, Formula E racer at New Delhi Auto Show

http://green.autoblog.com/2014/02/11/reva-unveils-halo-ev-formula-e-ra

Caution flag on downtown E-car race | Miami Today

http://www.miamitodaynews.com/2014/02/12/caution-flag-downtown-e-car-r

Would you watch an electric-car racing series? - Fortune Tech

http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2014/02/13/would-you-watch-an-electric-car

Gas 2 | Bridging the gap between green heads and gear heads.

http://gas2.org/2014/02/15/the-stig-joins-formula-e-drivers-roster-com

Exclusive: Q&A with FIA Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag | MotorSportsTalk

http://motorsportstalk.nbcsports.com/2014/02/17/exclusive-qa-with-fia-

Formula E in Leicestershire: Story behind its arrival at Donington Park | Leicester Mercury

http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/Formula-E-Leicestershire-Story-arriv

Ecclestone predicts Formula E demise > F1 News > Grandprix.com

http://www.grandprix.com/ns/ns27375.htm

Sunday, February 16, 2014

[Article 3662]How Actually Having the Money skews Your View

AND BUT NO ?!! I knocked this little thing out right before leaving. ?I hope you find it interesting, maybe even thought-provoking. ?Fingers crossed. For some it may happen without them realizing, for others it’s no big deal, but when my situation changes in life and a new perspective come forward from the depths of [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/02/17/how-actually-having-the-money-skews-your-vie

Thursday, February 13, 2014

[Article 3651]And yet MORE changes here at ESBK.co

OK folks, it may be a bit premature, but I just got a new job! ?Here’s the deal, I leave a week from now (09FEB14) to get a physical screening, and if I pass I won’t be home for possibly up to 8 weeks. ?Then I will start a rotation of a month out to [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/02/14/and-yet-more-changes-here-at-esbk-co

Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi first confirmed Formula E drivers

Audi Sport ABT Formula E Team will contest the first season of the new FIA Formula E Championship with former Formula One racer and Audi factory driver Lucas di Grassi and German youngster Daniel Abt. The German outfit is the first of the ten teams in the field to have presented its driver line-up. The […]The post Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi first confirmed Formula E drivers appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, the authority on zero ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/02/daniel-abt-lucas-di-grassi-fi

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

[Article 3656]eMotoRacing Press Release: Solar Powered Charging at 1st Round

Well, as I am getting things ready for the start of a new career (a post will be out Friday) the folks at eMR are busy getting the first elmoto race of the year to start with a bang. ?While this series does read more like a riders series (not that there is anything wrong [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/02/12/emotoracing-press-release-solar-powered-char

24 names in Formula E?s Drivers? Club

The FIA Formula E Championship has revealed another eight drivers that have signed-up to the ‘Drivers’ Club’. New names include Jaime Alguersuari, Nicolas Minassian, Alex Brundle, Robert Doornbos, Christian Klien, Conor Daly, Katherine Legge and Ben Collins, bringing the total to 24 former Formula 1, Indycar, DTM and Le Mans drivers that are eager to […]The post 24 names in Formula E’s Drivers’ Club appeared fi ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/02/24-names-formula-es-drivers-c

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

D Y N O

Ripperton Mira Dyno run 43hp 196Nm torque.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eZiB0ltTM4A&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: ripperton

Formula E tests with maximum 200 kW battery power for the first time

The preparation of the FIA Formula E Championship is well under way with all the ten teams being revealed, a strong ten city centre race calendar, first few broadcasters have been announced and potential former Formula 1, Indycar and GP2 drivers have shown interest to join. Along with off-track duties, the 200 kW fully-electric race […]The post Formula E tests with maximum 200 kW battery power for the first time appeared first on ElectricAu ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/02/formula-e-tests-maximum-200-k

Monday, February 10, 2014

Nelson Piquet jr. in full pursuit of Formula E seat

Nelson Piquet jr., son of three-time Formula 1 World Champion Nelson Piquet, has revealed to a Brazilian local radio station that he is targeting Formula E as full-time race job, along with participating in multiple NASCAR races. “This year is more open than I thought it would be,” said the 28-year old Piquet jr. “My […]The post Nelson Piquet jr. in full pursuit of Formula E seat appeared first on ElectricAutosport.com, th ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/02/nelson-piquet-jr-full-pursuit

Sunday, February 9, 2014

[Article 3653]Former Daytona ?200? winner David Sadowski to ride Brammo Empulse R in Round 1 of eMR series

  PRESS RELEASE?Feb 9, 2014 Veteran roadracer David Sadowski, winner of the 1990 Daytona ’200′, will be riding an all electric Brammo Empulse R in the eMotoRacing series opener at Roebling Road near Savannah GA?March 1st and 2nd. The former Speed Channel expert and multiple time Formula USA winner will help kick off America’s new [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/02/10/former-daytona-200-winner-david-sadowski-to-

Photo and video of the Mahindra Halo, concept electric sports car from India

Indian car manufacturer Mahindra has shown its ambition towards electric mobility at the Auto Expo 2014. Its EV devision, Mahindra Reva, has unveiled the Mahindra Halo, a two-seater concept electric sports car alongside the vehicle that will participate in the FIA Formula E Championship. The Halo has been developed by an in-house design team consisting […]The post Photo and video of the Mahindra Halo, concept electric sports car from India ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/02/photo-video-mahindra-halo-con

Guide to Formula E: Car design

See how the new fully-electric car for the FIA Formula E Championship was designed by Spark Racing Technology and its partners. www.fiaformulae.com.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D8jHG06ng7U&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: fiaformulae

Friday, February 7, 2014

Livrea26 the Windform 3D-printed yacht

Livrea26 is the 3D-printed boat that has been built with Windform materials the laser sintering materials of CRP Technology. Discover how F1 technology can influence boat design. www.windform.eu...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yzkbgSfPNnk&feature=youtube_gdat

Credit: crpgroup

Thursday, February 6, 2014

[Article 3646]Press Release: Brammo UK Distributorships announced

  For Immediate Release Award Winning Brammo Empulse and Enertia Plus Electric Motorcycles Come to the UK TALENT, Ore., Feb 7th, 2014 Brammo, Inc., is pleased to announce that, as part of its European expansion, the much-anticipated Brammo Empulse, Empulse R and Enertia Plus electric motorcycles will be offered for sale in the United Kingdom [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/02/07/press-release-brammo-uk-distributorships-ann

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Formula E to have 20 races within five years - Pitpass.com

http://www.pitpass.com/50875/Formula-E-to-have-20-races-within-five-ye

Mahindra Racing Formula E Team unveils livery at AutoExpo, Delhi

Mahindra Racing Formula E Team has unveiled the livery of the fully-electric race car at the Auto Expo in Delhi, India. Anand Mahindra, Chairman of the Mahindra Group, was honoured to present the vehicle to international press and guests. The team has committed to start in the inaugural season of the FIA Formula E Championship, […]The post Mahindra Racing Formula E Team unveils livery at AutoExpo, Delhi appeared first on ElectricAutosport.c ...

http://www.electricautosport.com/2014/02/mahindra-racing-formula-e-tea

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

[Article 3618]Zero Motorcycles Tested on Fully Charged

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=37Mzp3jEWWg You know I was playing the soundtrack to Cowboy Beebop and paused it just to watch this. ?Was it worth it? ?Meh. ?It’s a basic but nicely done and entertaining review as always. ?He brings in a friend of his to do the riding and critiquing, and the he seems pleased with the performance. [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/02/05/zero-motorcycles-tested-on-fully-charged

Monday, February 3, 2014

[Article 3622]Bell Custom Cycles/Brutus Electric Motorcycles to run Pikes Peak with rider Jeremiah Johnson

So JJ’s got a ride for 2014 and with Lightning taking the overall at Pikes Peak last year, the petrol is in the water and the elmotos are circling. ?I think this will be a good fit as far as team and rider goes. ?Reading the Facebook chatter Johnson and Brutus both have plans for [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/02/03/bell-custom-cyclesbrutus-electric-motorcycle

[Article 3632]New 2014 Brammo Empulse and Empulse R

Oh I’ve got all the blog posts written for this week, I said. ?If only you knew how many times I’ve said that and then breaking news happens. ?Well, you’d get a good chuckle at the very least. ?So what’s in my mail box after posting to Facebook yesterday about how this weeks posts wrote [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/02/03/new-2014-brammo-empulse-and-empulse-r

Sunday, February 2, 2014

[Article 3612]Brammo Offering Incentives on 2013 Bikes

  This is old news, but not that old. ?And obviously the word hasn’t spread like wild-fire as I just got a second e-mail that was part of a mass e-mail to customers. ?Apologies to Brammo for not getting this out sooner. ?I’m going to shove the blame of my absence on the flu that [… ...

http://esbk.co/2014/02/02/brammo-offering-intensives-on-2013-bikes