Portugual-born 29-year-old Antonio Felix da Costa is currently the reigning champion of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship. Antonio has been with the open-wheeled electric racing league since its inaugural season in 2014.

While we wait in anticipation of the 2020-21 season beginning next month, and on the heels of Antonio and electric scooter-manufacturer NIU announcing a new partnership, we got a chance to hear a bit more straight from Antonio.

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January 23

Alibaba is one of the best places around to find the coolest and sometimes weirdest electric vehicles in the world. As part of a new series known as Awesomely weird Alibaba electric vehicle of the week, we’re taking a look at some of our favorites.

This week’s feature is a small-yet-mighty electric pickup truck designed for utility and off-road usage, though it may even be street legal as an NEV in the US.

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January 22

Green Deals: Kobalt 24V 12-inch Electric Chainsaw $129 (Reg. $179), more

Lowe’s offers the Kobalt 24V 12-inch Electric Chainsaw for $129. Free shipping is available for all. As a comparison, it typically goes for $179 with today’s deal marking the second-best offer we’ve tracked all-time. This model delivers an ultra-portable and compact design that’s perfect for cutting up limbs and small branches around your property. It includes a 24V battery, wall charger, and chain cover. Best of all? No oil or gas to deal with. Rated 4.4/5 stars.

Head below for more deals on solar panels, portable batteries, and of course Electrek’s best EV buying and leasing deals. Also, check out the new Electrek Tesla Shop for the best Tesla accessories.

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