Hertz, Oil Giant BP Building More Than 100,000 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Car-rental company Hertz and oil giant BP announced Tuesday that they have signed a deal for the development and management of electric-vehicle charging stations throughout North America. BP’s EV charging business, BP Pulse, will build the charging stations and provide software and services to manage the stations and keep Hertz’s fleet charged. BP Pulse has … Read more

Train Hits Colorado Police Vehicle With Woman Handcuffed Inside

Video released by Colorado’s Fort Lupton Police Department shows the moment a train crashed into a police car with a detained woman inside on September 16, as the vehicle sat on railroad tracks. The woman, Yareni Rios-Gonzalez, sustained “serious bodily injuries” and was taken to a local hospital to be treated, according to the Colorado … Read more

Electric Vehicle Sales Are Accelerating, But Are Drivers To Adapt?

Electric vehicle sales are on the rise and could reach a record high this year, but drivers may still be reluctant to adapt the cost and infrastructure challenges stand in their way. In a report from the Paris-based International Energy Agency called Tracking Clean Energy Progress, the agency said that global EV sales doubled in … Read more

Is Your Car Affected By This Massive 1.1M Vehicle Recall?

Tesla (TSLA) has issued a recall for nearly 1.1 million electric vehicles because the power windows may pinch the driver’s or passenger’s fingers when closing. The recall affects a massive number of models, including certain 2017 to 2022 Model 3, 2020 to 2021 Model Y, and 2021 to 2022 Model S and Model X vehicles. … Read more

Zelensky Involved In Car Accident After Vehicle ‘Collided’ With Ukraine President’s Car

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky was involved in a road accident Wednesday as a vehicle collided with his car in Kyiv. The accident occurred when Zelensky was traveling with his motorcade in Kyiv. The Ukrainian president did not sustain any serious injuries in the incident, according to his press secretary Sergei Nikiforov. “A car collided with … Read more

Police car chase through Broome ends with arrest of 17-year-old boy

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested after a police pursuit through Broome forced the local high school into lockdown and reportedly left pedestrians leaping to safety. Key points: A teenager is arrested following a police pursuit through Broome Broome Senior High School was placed in lockdown when the car chase entered the school grounds No-one … Read more

Aussie think tank calls for mandated car fuel efficiency standards

SYDNEY, Aug. 8 (Xinhua) — A new report from an Australian think tank has called for the country to join the rest of the world in introducing fuel efficiency standards, which they claim would save car-owners billions at the pump. The report, released on Monday by the Australia Institute, estimated that if fuel efficiency requirements … Read more

Concerns Canberrans on lower incomes will be left behind under ACT’s new electric vehicle strategy

Single Canberra mother of three Margaret Limn recently had to drop clients from her small cleaning business in order to spend more time looking after her family. “Striking a balance between being somewhat financially comfortable or looking after my family is a no-brainer but it still makes things very tight,” she says. She says that … Read more

Officials Release Footage Showing Explosion at Georgia Guidestones

CCTV footage showing an explosion destroyed a set of “Guidestones” in Elbert County on the morning July 6. of mankind and future generations in 12 languages,” according to the Georgia Department of Economic Development. It is also an astronomical calendar. The Georgia Guidestones have been the subject of conspiracy theories, and have most recently been … Read more

4-Year-Old Killed In Firing By Turkish Security Forces At Vehicle Carrying Migrants

A four-year-old Afghan child was killed after Turkish security forces opened fire at a vehicle carrying a group of migrants, officials said. The military fired at the minivan when it defied the stop sign at the military checkpoint in the eastern Turkish province of Van on Sunday, the governor of Van told the local papers. … Read more