Electreon launches America’s first electric road system in Michigan

Detroit is now home to the first electric road in the US. A quarter-mile stretch in Corktown can charge electric vehicles in motion - a first in the nation, say officials, but not a first in the world since Israel's inductive charging specialist is leading the project.

Kia & Hyundai presents new wheel drive system

Hyundai and Kia have presented a new wheel drive system called the Universal Wheel Drive System (Uni Wheel for short), designed for taxis, shuttle buses and other special purpose vehicles of all sizes. The Uni Wheel creates extra space in electric vehicles by moving the reduction gear to the wheel hub.