Silicon Valley on road to electric Detroit

Silicon Valley is becoming a new hub for start-ups experimenting with the latest electric motor technology.

    Detroit is the traditional heart of the American car industry.

    But you have to head west to find the lat models.

    San Francisco has become the hip new hub for experimentation for companies hoping to bring some excitement to the road.

    Al Jazeera's Melissa Chan reports from Silicon Valley.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    We Are Still Here: A Story from Native Alaska

    We Are Still Here: A Story from Native Alaska

    From Qatar to Alaska, a personal journey exploring what it means to belong when your culture is endangered.