Rally Info

2014 EV Rally is Friday, April 25 at the Arkansas State Fairgrounds

Posted in News, Other Links, Rally Info | September 17th, 2013 | No Comments »

The 2014 EV Rally date is Friday, April 25 at the Arkansas State Fairgrounds. (Little Rock)

I will send additional information as the date gets closer.
Have a great school year. Thanks!
Info about last Rally Results:
http://www.aecc.com/community/electric-vehicle-rally/
for vehicles and parts :
contact :http://www.evmasters.com/contact/

2012 AR EV Rally report.

Posted in Activities, News, Rally Info | May 7th, 2012 | No Comments »

We had great coverage of the 2012 EV Rally on Friday. Here are a few links for your viewing pleasure.
KARK – Channel 4 :  http://arkansasmatters.com/fulltext?nxd_id=537182
KATV – Channel 7: http://www.katv.com/video?autoStart=true&topVideoCatNo=default&clipId=7172089
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette: http://www.arkansasonline.com/galleries/15792/album/429071/?page=2
Many more photos and the list of winners will be posted on www.aecc.com later this week.
Also, look for an article in an [...]

The 2012 Georgia EV Rally is on March 24th

Posted in Rally Info | March 3rd, 2011 | Comments Off

Due to causes beyond our control, the Rally for the 24th. will be postponed and rescheduled for a later date, very sorry for the inconvenience.
*** The 2012 Electric Vehicle Education Program GA Rally will be held Saturday March 24 at Burke County High School in Waynesboro, GA .
The 2012, 15th GA Electric Vehicle Rally is [...]

the 2012 Arkansas Electric Vehicle Rally is Friday, May 4 at Pulaski Tech – South Campus

Posted in Activities, News, Other Links, Rally Info | November 5th, 2010 | Comments Off

Mark your calendars! Race day is Friday, May 4!
The host facility will once again be the Pulaski Tech – South Campus in Little Rock. http://www.pulaskitech.edu/administration/transportation_technology_center.asp
Here are the results from the 2011 event and a link to digital images: http://www.aecc.com/community/electric-vehicle-rally/
Entry forms and other information will be posted to the www.ecark.org site [...]

News

Electric Vehicle Claims Nurburgring 1-Lap Record

Posted in News | May 22nd, 2017 | No Comments »

An all-electric hypercar sets a new lap record at the notoriously dangerous Nürburgring Nordschleife.
Setting a lap time of just 6 minutes and 45.9 seconds, the NIO EP9 becomes the fastest EV to take on the former Formula One circuit in Germany dubbed “The Green Hell.”
To put the performance in context, by setting the [...]

Coming up in a few months from GM

Posted in News | September 16th, 2015 | No Comments »

Can’t comment much.
Although still classified, it will be available this year for under 30,000.
And if I was Mr. Musk, I would be worried at the VW group developments, the Audi e-tron Quattro and Porsche Mission E, right against Tesla’s 2 models for half the price and very impressive range.
L.Romo

RACING TO AN EV FUTURE Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas Host 12 Annual Electric Vehicle Rally

Posted in News | July 16th, 2015 | No Comments »

Close to 250 students from 14 high schools gathered at the state fairgrounds in Little Rock on April 17 to participate in the 12th Annual Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas Electric Vehicle (EV) Rally.
“This year we had a record number of participants, which reflects the growing interest in EV technology,” says Rob Roedel, manager of corporate [...]

BMW i3 in the news

Posted in News | February 12th, 2015 | No Comments »

The making of the BMW i3

The Life Module of the BMW i3 all-electric is comprised of resin transfer molded carbon fiber composite structures that are assembled via robotics at the company’s manufacturing and assembly plant in Leipzig, Germany.
The composites industry is full of innovators and creative thinkers, people who move the industry forward incrementally toward [...]

Harley Road Tests Electric Hog

Posted in News | June 25th, 2014 | No Comments »

Harley-Davidson Inc. is preparing to test a product that may turn out to be the ultimate in environmentally friendly transportation: a green hog.
The 111-year-old motorcycle manufacturer said last week it is launching Project LiveWire, a specially designed series of test drives designed as a way for the company to get “insight into the rider expectations of [...]