Opel to present electric rally car based on Corsa-e
Opel has announced the world premiere of a battery-powered rally car based on the Corsa-e for the IAA. Next year will see the start of the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup, the world’s first one-brand cup for electric vehicles, at least when it comes to rally.
German rescue service ADAC testing VTOL
The German ADAC Luftrettung, that is the air rescue service, is planning to test manned electric multi-copters as rescue vehicles in two states in Germany, namely Bavaria and Rhineland-Palatinate. Volocopter’s electric VTOL will be used for the pilot.
Tesla gets BMW upgrade.
A Russian Model S driver was not happy with the Tesla interior and fitted it with BMW parts instead. Upgrades include real leather seats and front panel, USB plugs and new cup holders. It’s unlikely, however, that Tesla and BMW will follow his lead and start a formal cooperation anytime soon.
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