Electric Cars

 
2016 Audi Q7 first drive

Audi Confirms Q1 For 2016, Electric Q6 For 2018, And Q8 For 2019

With growth in SUVs proving to be stronger than in any other segment, Audi, like many of its rivals, is pushing ahead with the launch of more high-riding models. The automaker has now confirmed three additional SUVs for its lineup which will be growing from 52 distinct models today to 60 by 2020... read more

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2014 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid

New Patents Surface For Porsche Electric And Fuel Cell Sedans

New patents have emerged suggesting Porsche is serious about launching zero-emission versions of its upcoming mid-size sedan due towards the end of the decade. Nicknamed the... read more May 5, 2015 by 


 
2012 Fisker Karma

Fisker Relaunches With Customer Support Program For Karma Owners

Since purchasing the remains of bankrupt automaker Fisker Automotive at auction last year, Chinese parts giant Wanxiang has promised to revive the automaker, including... read more May 4, 2015 by 


 
2016 Chevrolet Volt

2016 Chevrolet Volt Priced From $33,995

Despite a significant improvement in style, performance and practicality, General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] is offering its second-generation Chevrolet Volt at a lower price... read more May 4, 2015 by 


 
Zombie 222

Power Surge: Watch An All-Electric '68 Mustang Attempt A Record Run

Some might think it a sacrilege to swap internal combustion from electric power in an iconic car like a 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback. But that's conventional thinking—and... read more May 3, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Powerwall Home Battery

Tesla's New Battery Can Power Your Home

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk caused quite a stir when he tweeted that the company was preparing to unveil a "major new product line" that was "not a car." Most of... read more May 1, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model S Drift

Yes, The Tesla Model S Can Drift: Video

At a recent drift event in Japan, former D1 champion Nobuteru Taniguchi took to the course in a stock Tesla Model S. Right away the car seems eager to invoke sideways... read more April 22, 2015 by 


 
New Fiat 500e group shot, racers' group buy. Photo by Joe Nuxoll.

100-Plus Racers Just Bought Fiat 500e Electric Cars

If you’re accustomed to the speed, handling, and the thrill of the chase you get with a good car on track, you might not figure an electrified econobox is a good pick... read more March 18, 2015 by 


 
Purported Audi Q6 electric crossover teaser image

All-Electric Audi Q6 Teased In Annual Presentation?

Rumors of a third Audi crossover—possibly with electric drive—have risen and fallen since 2006, with prototypes even tested back in 2011. Now, it looks like the... read more March 10, 2015 by 


 
Porsche Boxster E electric car prototype

Porsche ‘Pajun’ Mid-Size Sedan To Feature Tesla Model S-Rivaling Electric Variant: Report

It was in 2010 that Porsche first announced plans for an all-electric car, which it followed up a year a later by rolling out a battery-powered prototype based on its Boxster... read more October 27, 2014 by 


 
MINI Superleggera Vision concept

MINI Superleggera Coming Soon?

Remember that very un-MINI MINI concept? It seems the automaker is examining the idea of creating a production version. According to Reuters, MINI is really taking a long... read more September 12, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk with Tesla Roadster

Tesla Gen 3 Sedan To Be Called Model 3, Debut In 2016: Official

Tesla has confirmed via its Twitter account that the car due after the Model X SUV will be called the Model 3. The car will be based on the Californian firm’s... read more July 16, 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 


 
Tesla Model S

Tesla Shares Patents To Spur Electric Car Development

Tesla Motors is taking its patents open source in order to encourage the development of electric cars. In a company blog post, CEO Elon Musk said Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]... read more June 13, 2014 by 


 
Oullim Spirra EV electric supercar

Korea’s Spirra Sports Car Gets Electric Version For Europe

The South Korean sports car known as the Spirra, built by Oullim Motors, is about to launch on the European market. However, instead of the usual mid-mounted... read more June 9, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Model S convertible by Newport Convertible Engineering

NCE Plans Tesla Model S Coupe And Two-Door Convertible Conversions

Over the past 30 years, Huntington Beach, California-based Newport Convertible Engineering has tried to turn seemingly every car into a convertible, but its plans for the... read more May 19, 2014 by 


 
 

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