Electric vehicles are fast.

They are fun. They are the future.

EVOLOCITY is about fast forwarding that future. It’s about stimulating innovation and growing awareness of the advantages of electric transport in a sector which may be the global growth sector of the 21st Century.

High school teams are equipped with an electric bike componentry kit. During the course of the year they design & build their own electric vehicles. At the end of the year they bring their vehicles to a motorsport park for some fun competitions. The end of year event also features demonstrations and test drives of electric bikes, go karts, motor bikes and cars, educating the public as to what is available and dispelling myths around the performance capabilities of EVs.

EVolocity E-zine - March 2021 issue!

Our first e-zine of 2021 is out! This edition is themed around celebrating the achievements of women in STEM. This March was not only International Women’s Day, but many countries celebrated Women’s History Month as well. With that in mind, we interviewed electric vehicle engineer and racer, and EVolocity friend Eva Hakansson, spoke with three female engineers pursuing very different careers in engineering and met some recent graduates! We also talk about growth mindset and have plenty of tips and resources for getting going with your build.

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Growth mindset: If you’re never failing, you’re not growing!

When you were a baby and first started learning to walk, you got up on your feet only to fall down again and again. If you’d taken a ‘fixed mindset’ approach to learning to walk, your little baby brain would’ve thought ‘this is too hard, I just don’t think walking is my thing’ and given…

First ezine of 2021 – issue seven – Women in STEM special

Our first e-zine of 2021 is out! This edition is themed around celebrating the achievements of women in STEM. This March was not only International Women’s Day, but many countries celebrated Women’s History Month as well. With that in mind, we interviewed electric vehicle engineer and racer, and EVolocity friend Eva Hakansson (see page 14). We…

Electric all the way! EVolocity partners with JW Group

EVolocity is pleased to announce a new partnership with JW Group in 2021. For the past three years JW Group has been the sole distributor of the Yutong electric bus in New Zealand, cementing their position as a market leader in transitioning New Zealand’s public transport sector to electric buses, and making them an exciting…

Sales of MeloYelo e-bikes help raise funds for EVolocity.