Chevy announced today that its forthcoming Spark EV will start at $19,995 after federal tax credits and will have an even lower price for buyers who qualify for other state incentives. Californians, for example, may be able to purchase a Spark EV for as low as $17,495! Chevy’s latest EV, also the most efficient electric vehicle [...]
The Future Is Electric
Advanced technologies that hit the road without hurting the environment.
General Motors is the first automaker among 40 companies to sign the Ceres “Climate Declaration” calling for policymakers to address climate change by promoting clean energy, boosting efficiency and limiting carbon emissions. The declaration is a product of Ceres’ BICEP (Business for Innovative Climate & Energy Plicy) coalition and bares the full title “Tackling climate [...]
We caught up with Carlton Brown -the developer of MIST- Harlem’s first certified LEED Gold Building- at Green Drinks NYC. We asked Carlton for three things everyone can do to make their travel experience a little more green. Check out his best tips below! Sustainable Stay When booking your trip, be sure to choose a [...]
We who Drive the District think cancer is stupid. Honk if you agree. On April 21, Chevrolet Volt owners were invited to take part in the first Chevy Volt silent cruise in San Diego. The silent cruise was in support of StupidCancer.org, a nonprofit organization that empowers young adults affected by cancer through innovative and award-winning [...]
Revving up for release later this year—albeit silently—GM has announced the electric range on the Chevrolet Spark EV today and the news is good. Not only is the Spark EV among the best in its category at 82 miles on a full charge, the EPA’s fuel economy equivalency also has the Spark EV pegged as [...]
We knew it was only a matter of time before FiA, the organization that governs major motorsports including Formula One, found EV driving as much fun as we do. Yesterday it was announced that their latest racing series—Formula E, featuring fully electric open-wheel racers—will be coming to Los Angeles, perhaps as early as 2014. L.A. [...]
Here’s an Earth Day story twist: Simona De Silvestro is the driver of the #78 Chevy-powered KV Racing IndyCar. She finished 9th at this weekend’s Long Beach Grand Prix. But, she left no carbon footprint. Simona is on a mission to clean-up IndyCar racing, so we chased her down in the pits this past weekend [...]
‘The Making of Natural Beauty’ is a 12-part web series leading up to the launch of the Natural Beauty exhibition (at Milk Gallery NYC) and photography book by photographer James Houston. In this 12-episode ‘The Making of Natural Beauty’ Web Series, we will take you behind the scenes; not only in to the world of [...]
Inspired by exploding pollen trees, James Houston’s photoshoot with Coco Rocha covers the high-profile model, and the entire studio, in an intense array of colorful powders commonly used during the Hindu Holi festival in India to celebrate the colors of Spring. The “Natural Beauty” exhibition opens on the evening of April 23 and runs until [...]
DJ Ben Harvey interviews VoltValley partygoer inside a hot air balloon during weekend 1 in Indio!