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Mauricio Ruiz is a writer and journalist who has lived in the US, Belgium, Mexico and Norway. His work has appeared in Words Without Borders, CatapultThe CommonThe RumpusElectric LiteratureJMWWRiver TeethLiteral Magazine, among others. He's been shortlisted for the Bridport Prize and Myriad Editions Competition in the UK, as well as the Fish Short Story Prize in Ireland. He has received fellowships from OMI writers (NY), Société des auteurs (Belgium), Jakob Sande (Norway), Can Serrat (Spain), and the Three Seas' Council (Rhodes). His second book, Silencios al sur, was published in early 2017, and his work has partially been translated into Dutch and French. Mauricio Ruiz can be followed on Twitter and Instagram.

9 February 2022

This is the future of flying vehicles, says XPeng CEO

Chinese company Xpeng has announced that its flying car, which will travel by road and air, will be produced in 2024 and priced at 135,000 euros. […]
19 January 2022

How the production of electric vehicles reduces emissions

The use of electric vehicles (EVs) has received close scrutiny, especially about its perceived environmental benefits. The production of EVs does involve certain practices that emit […]
13 January 2022

He’s 13, autistic and takes amazing pictures of miniature cars

An autistic 13-year-old kid is finding his own way to cope with his condition by taking amazing pictures of miniature cars and making them look like […]
12 January 2022

Volvo’s self-driving ‘Ride Pilot’ system to be tested in California

The Swedish automaker Volvo Cars reported that in February it will introduce the Ride Pilot unsupervised autonomous driving function. California will be the first location where […]
19 November 2021

Toyota bets big on hydrogen for transition to carbon-neutrality

Toyota is betting big on hydrogen technology in automobiles, both through fuel-cell EVs (FCEVs) and the hydrogen-powered engines, in a bid to become a carbon-neutral company, […]
11 October 2021

Tesla is moving from California to Texas

During the annual shareholders meeting held last Thursday, October 7, the king of electric cars has announced he will be moving Tesla headquarters from Silicon Valley’s […]
23 September 2021

How Enzo Ferrari became a car legend

Enzo Ferrari had car-making in his genes. He was not only the creator of one of the most important cars company worldwide but also a race […]
22 September 2021

Solar Team Eindhoven embarks on a 3000 km journey through Europe in a solar-powered mobile home

On September 10th, the student team of TU Eindhoven presented the world’s solar powered mobile home called Stella Vita. The vehicle generates enough solar energy to […]
10 September 2021

Europe’s carmakers concerned about their future: Electrify or disappear

The EU has set ambitious goals to curve the bloc’s CO2 emissions but many fear that the road toward a greener future might be marred with […]
27 August 2021

Using autonomous vehicles in smart cities

Autonomous vehicles are fast becoming a reality. Today, features like lane departure warnings and adaptive cruise control are becoming increasingly popular. According to a recent research, […]
17 August 2021

Ferrari boss welcomes ban on fossil fuel cars

New European regulations related to the use of fossil fuels may have an impact on many companies, including a car master like Ferrari. Indeed, European Union […]
9 August 2021

When a Ferrari gets stuck in a narrow Italian street

An essential skill when driving is to know the size of your car. Knowing how long your vehicle is makes parking somewhat easier, whilst knowing how […]
23 July 2021

Radisson to deploy EV charging stations in hundreds of hotels across Europe

Radisson Hotel Group and Allego, the leading pan-European provider of electric vehicle charging solutions, have announced a strategic partnership to provide a Green Mobility network throughout […]
5 July 2021

New flying car prototype AirCar completes test flight

AirCar, a prototype flying car, has successfully completed a 35-minute test flight between international airports in Nitra and Bratislava, Slovakia. 1. AirCar The vehicle, which is […]
14 June 2021

Belgians are officially the worst drivers in Europe

Learning how to drive seems fun when you’re a kid and you’re watching your parents drive. It seems like you could travel the whole wide world […]
8 April 2021

The Scottish islands introducing sea-powered cars

Residents in Shetland, an archipelago in the Northern Isles of Scotland, can now use electric cars powered entirely by energy generated from the sea. BREAKING NEWS: […]
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