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nanoFLOWCELL Quant e-Sportlimousine concept

nanoFLOWCELL-Powered Quant e-Limo Approved For German Road Trials

So many companies claim to have developed the future of road car propulsion that those making genuine strides run the risk of being ignored. Luckily, German firm Quant is avoiding such a fate, as its innovative 'flow-cell'-powered vehicle has just been approved for real-world testing by the German... read more

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Exagon Furtive-eGT

Exagon Furtive-eGT Electric Sports Car Revealed In Production Trim

French electric sports car startup Exagon, a spinoff of the Exagon Engineering motorsport firm, first presented its Furtive-eGT in concept form at the 2010 Paris Auto Show... read more July 9, 2014 by 


 
Stolen Tesla Model S splits in half, catches fire after massive crash in LA area

Stolen Tesla Police Chase Ends In Massive, Fiery Wreck, Splits Model S In Half: Video

The Tesla Model S is, undeniably, the best electric car to date. It has also been the subject of some fear-mongering about fire. But looking at the scenes of destruction from... read more July 4, 2014 by 


 
Formula E Championship first official test day, Donington Park

First Formula E Test Sees Sebastien Buemi Top The Charts: Video

All-electric formula racing is coming soon, in the form of the FIA’s Formula E Championship. The first official test for the series and the cars was held today at... read more July 3, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

Tesla's Gen 3 Sedan To Be Steel-Bodied, Have 'Realistic' Pricing

Tesla Motors has a very clear plan of action over the next few years. First, it must continue selling its Model S sedan, not just in the States but Europe and China too... read more July 3, 2014 by 


 
2013 Detroit Electric SP:01

Detroit Electric Announces Further Details, U.K. Production

The reborn Detroit Electric is becoming a truly global automaker—at least in terms of its conception and production. The firm still lists its headquarters in Motor City... read more June 27, 2014 by 


 
Ferrari 4.5-liter V-8 gasoline engine

Ford’s 1.0-Liter EcoBoost Gets Engine Of The Year Gong, Ferrari Takes Performance Title

Ford’s 1.0-liter EcoBoost three-cylinder engine has been named 2014 International Engine of the Year for an unprecedented third consecutive year. The tiny engine, which... read more June 26, 2014 by 


 
Carice Mk1 electric sports car (Images: Carice Cars)

Carice Sports Car Is Like A Tiny Electric Porsche 356

Do you ever wonder whether cars are getting too aggressive these days? From sports cars to sedans, everything needs to look angry, with headlight and grille designs seemingly... read more June 23, 2014 by 


 
Detroit Electric SP:01 electric sports car tests in Europe

Detroit Electric Sports Car Is Still Here, Now Testing

It's easy to be cynical of startup companies. They enter the industry, guns blazing, trying to convince us all that their product will change how we look at cars, or internet... read more June 20, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

Is Tesla About To Allow Rival EVs To Use Supercharger Fast-Charging Network?

Electric car charging may be about to get a lot faster—and a lot cheaper—for everyone. Speaking at the Tesla Model S official U.K. launch, CEO Elon Musk dropped... read more June 11, 2014 by 


 
Local Motors Strati 3D-printed car concept

Local Motors Announces Winner of 3D-Printed Car Design Contest

Crowd-sourced carmaker Local Motors recently announced the winner of its first "3D Printed Car Design Challenge". The contest—which attracted over 200... read more June 10, 2014 by 


 
2014 Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution III

Mitsubishi Gears Up For 2014 Pikes Peak With 603-HP Electric Racer

Mitsubishi will tackle the Pikes Peak Hill Climb for the third time in a row using an electric race car packing similar technology to that found in its i-MiEV zero-emission... read more June 2, 2014 by 


 
2014 BMW i3 range-extender EPA window sticker (Image: Tom Moloughney)

2014 BMW i3's EPA-Rated MPG And Range Revealed

The 2014 BMW i3 is quite unlike any other car BMW has produced in its history, and the same can be said of its efficiency figures. Those have now been revealed for the i3's... read more May 23, 2014 by 


 
The New Fisker Automotive

Fisker’s New Owner: I’ll Burn As Much Cash As It Takes To Succeed

If one thing is needed more than any other to succeed in the automotive industry, it's money. A good product helps too, but money is the difference between that product... read more May 19, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model X all-electric crossover with 'Falcon Doors' open

Tesla Targets 2015 Launch For Model X Electric Crossover

Tesla Motors has announced more details on the release of its Model X crossover, amid production and revenue reports for the first quarter 2014. The electric automaker is in... read more May 9, 2014 by 


 
Don Garlits sets electric quarter-mile drag racing record

2,000-Horsepower Electric Dragster Sets New Drag Record: Video

Nowhere is the silence of electric vehicles more apparent than at the dragstrip. When Top Fuel cars regularly hit 150 decibels and shake your body to its core, their electric... read more May 8, 2014 by 


 
 

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