Businesses and developers in Phoenix, Arizona are planning their endeavors around the city's light rail project. Mixed use space The Newton, DeSoto Central Market, and Luhrs City Center are all located along the Valley Metro rail line. Not only does the light rail system help bring in customers, it is also a great way for employees to get to work. Valley Metro recently gave a tour of several businesses to highlight how light rail has been an important part of growth and development in the city. Read more at Mass Transit.
Genovation is looking to set a new speed record for a street-legal electric car. The company recently set a record of 186.8 miles per hour in its GXE (Genovation eXtreme Electric car), which uses the frame and body of a Chevrolet Corvette. Now, Genovation is looking to push those limits further. We'll update you when we have more details, but for now, read more in the note below.
WHAT: Genovation Cars is looking to make history once again by breaking the top speed world record for a street legal all electric car. Genovation currently holds the world record, achieved on February 23, 2016 by reaching a top speed of 186.8 mph with its GXE (Genovation eXtreme Electric car). Genovation's custom vehicles combine cutting edge green technology with the Corvette's lightweight frame and aerodynamic body that allow the vehicles to reach record-breaking speeds. The record breaking attempt is open to select media with advance security clearance. Join us to learn more about Genovation Cars and the behind-the-scenes work that goes into building the fastest all-electric vehicle on the planet.