April 2016 - Electra Meccanica

Several European Countries to Follow Norway’s Lead, Ban Fuel-Powered Cars

Reported by: Pedestrian Observations For Walkability and Good Transit, and Against Boondoggles and Pollution 2016/04/01 Following plans by the government of Norway to ban cars fueled by petrol or diesel by 2025, several other countries in Europe are formulating similar programs to phase out fuel-powered transportation. Moreover, sources close to the European Parliament say that … Continued

Electra Meccanica about to go SOLO

Jerry Kroll doesn’t need to look hard for inspiration. Nor for a road map in rolling out Electra Meccanica, the Vancouver-based electric vehicle company of which he serves as President and CEO. “We’re looking at all facets of what Tesla has been doing, including marketing, because it works,” Kroll said during an interview conducted in … Continued

Electra Meccanica Partners with Canadian Racer Scott Hargrove

Vancouver, BC. (March 8, 2016) – Electra Meccanica is pleased to announce its partnership with Canadian racecar driver, Scott Hargrove. Electra Meccanica’s new SOLO is the smartest commuter car on the planet. The fully electric single seater is aimed towards reducing congestion, air pollution, driver fatigue and operating cost. Hargrove is providing his technical knowledge … Continued

Join Us to Watch Formula 1 Racing | Russian Grand Prix Viewing

Russian Grand Prix – Sunday, May 1 Doors Open at 4:30 am – Breakfast is On Us! We want to thank all of the motorsport enthusiasts that joined us on April 16 to watch a thrilling Chinese Grand Prix. Next stop for the F1 World Championship is the Sochi Autodrom, located in the Black Sea … Continued

Students Visit Electric Car Startup in Vancouver

On a tour of the Electra Meccanica workspace in March 2016, NYIT-Vancouver M.B.A. students saw up close how the startup’s CEO Jerry Kroll is seeking to drive people to buy his electric cars, which only seat one person, making them smaller and better for the environment. The site visit of Kroll’s company included students in … Continued

Join Us to Watch Formula 1 Racing

Chinese Grand Prix – Saturday April 16 Doors Open at 10:30 pm – Dinner is On Us! We want to thank all of the motorsport enthusiasts that joined us last Sunday for breakfast and to watch a very exciting Bahrain GP. Next stop for the F1 World Championship is the Shanghai International Circuit in China. … Continued

Solo – “Coming Soon To A Road Near You” by Jerry Kroll, CEO

We are pleased to reach out and share our most recent developments in this latest newsletter! In the last several months, our company has continued on its inexorable march to finalizing the design of and starting to build our exciting all-new Solo, our game-changing single user electric car built here in BC’s Lower Mainland. March, … Continued



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