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  • Michael Rutter breaks 100mph electric lap at Isle of Man TT

    British motorcycle racer Michael Rutter not only claimed victory today in the fourth annual TT Zero event on the Isle of Man, but also became the first man to ever ‘smash the ton’ on an electric bike by averaging more than 104.056mph around the 37-mile Mountain course.
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    By Will Dron June 6, 2012 5:53 PM
  • Has Audi pulled the plug on the electric A1 and A2 e-tron?

    Audi has pulled the plug on both the pure-electric A2 city car and A1 e-tron range-extender projects, reports Car magazine. Sources have told the mag that these have “now essentially been put on the back burner while Ingolstadt concentrates on other projects”.
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    By Farah Alkhalisi June 6, 2012 4:12 PM
  • YouTues: Mesmerising onboard action from TT Zero 2011 (updated)

    Racing is as much about strategy as it is about pure speed, as this week’s YouTues – presented during 2012 Isle of Man TT week – goes to prove. This stunning onboard footage shows ace riders Mark Miller and Michael Rutter duelling their electric bikes in the infamous street race’s official TT Zero electric class last year.
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    By Will Dron June 5, 2012 4:30 PM
  • Renault announces electric vehicle UK roadshow

    From next Friday, 8 June, Renault will be bringing an electric vehicle roadshow to cities all over the UK. The idea is to give people the chance to drive the French company’s ‘Z.E.’ range of pure-electric vehicles, including the Twizy, Kangoo Van Z.E. and Fluence Z.E.
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    By Gavin Conway June 4, 2012 1:40 PM
  • Pricing and production plans for 400-mile electric van

    The consortium of British automotive companies that unveiled a prototype extended range electric van on Friday has revealed production could begin as soon as 2014.
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    By John Silcox June 3, 2012 12:22 PM