In this episode of Ride News Now with Alison Haislip, off-road racing goes electric, Uber wants to deliver food with drones, and BMW is ready dole out its i3 for years to come.
- First up is news from the world of electric motorsports. The minds behind Formula E want to bring the same all-electric racing to the dirt. Extreme E is a new spec series for electrified trophy-truck like racers.
- Next, Uber is working on a drone delivery system. Uber Elevate wants your next fast food order to arrive via a high-flying machine.
- Finally, the BMW i3 is selling great and BMW knows it. The German automaker has no plans to move on from the uniquely styled machine. Even with more electric vehicles coming down the pipe, the i3 is here to stay for awhile.