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2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Production Hits 400 Per Week, Exceeds Targets

Much ado has been made about Tesla Motors' profitable first quarter of 2013, as well as its 4,750-unit production during the same period. Now, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] appears to be on track to exceed even its rather optimistic goals. The goal for the first full year of production of the Model S... read more

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Bluebird DC50 electric sports car

EV Proponent Bluebird Announces New Sports Car And Formula E Racer

British engineering outfit Bluebird, a name synonymous with setting land speed records, has announced plans to transfer its go-fast technology to the world of production... read more July 8, 2013 by 


 
2015 BMW i8 spy shots

2014 BMW i8 Spy Shots (With Interior)

The 2014 BMW i8 is soon to make its debut in production trim. These spy shots of a prototype show the car with the least camouflage gear yet and reveal details of its... read more July 2, 2013 by 


 
Teaser for 2014 BMW i3

2014 BMW i3 To Be Revealed On July 29: Video

BMW plans to reveal the final production version of its long-awaited i3 electric car on July 29, 2013, which is exactly two years to the date of the original concept... read more July 2, 2013 by 


 
2008 Saleen S5S Raptor Concept

Saleen Reveals Future Plans, Mentions Supercars And Electrics

Now that Steve Saleen, founder of tuning firm Saleen Autosport and creator of the original Saleen S7 supercar, has won back the right to the legal use of his name on new... read more June 30, 2013 by 


 
Lord Drayson and the  B12 69/EV Le Mans prototype

Drayson Racing Sets New Electric Car Record

Drayson Racing, led by former British science minister and avid racer Lord Paul Drayson, set a new record yesterday using an electric version of a race car originally... read more June 26, 2013 by 


 
Nissan ZEOD RC electric race car live photos, 24 Hours of Le Mans, 2013

2014 Nissan ZEOD RC ‘Garage 56’ Racer: Live Photos From Le Mans

Prior to the past weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans, whose top prize once again went to Audi, Nissan revealed a revolutionary race car it plans to enter next year in Le... read more June 25, 2013 by 


 
Tesla Motors - Model S lithium-ion battery pack in environmental test chamber

Watch Tesla's Battery-Swapping System In Action: Video

Tesla CEO Elon Musk last night provided details on a new battery-swapping service for his company’s Model S electric sedan (and future models) that will allow owners to... read more June 21, 2013 by 


 
2014 Nissan ZEOD RC Le Mans Garage 56 electric race car

Nissan Reveals ZEOD RC 2014 Le Mans Race Car: Video

This odd-looking, four-wheeled contraption is Nissan’s electrified race car that will compete at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2014 in the event’s ‘Garage... read more June 21, 2013 by 


 
Teaser for Nissan’s 2014 ‘Garage 56’ Le Mans entry

Nissan Releases New Teaser Photo For Electrified Le Mans Car

Nissan confirmed in February it would be making an official return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2014 with a new race car entered through the event’s ‘Garage... read more June 20, 2013 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S

2013 Tesla Model S Recalled Due To Faulty Seat Installation

Tesla has issued its first recall of its award-winning Model S sedan due to a fault with the car’s seat installation. The recall only affects 2013 Model S sedans built... read more June 19, 2013 by 


 
2012 Tesla Model S

Elon Musk Confirms Battery Swapping For Tesla Model S

Two months ago, we brought you early reports that indicated Tesla Motors [NSDQ: TSLA] would be bringing battery-swapping technology to the Model S electric sedan. Today, we... read more June 18, 2013 by 


 
Bosch’s Aston Martin DB9 plug-in hybrid prototype

Bosch Builds 740-Horsepower Aston Martin DB9 Hybrid: Video

Bosch is out to show that in a world of ever-tightening emissions regulations, performance cars can still have a place. To prove its point, the German supply giant built an... read more June 18, 2013 by 


 
Jay Leno and the 2014 Cadillac ELR

Jay Leno Drives The 2014 Cadillac ELR: Video

The 2014 Cadillac ELR extended-range electric car doesn’t go on sale until early 2014, but one of the cars, one of the first examples to roll off the production line in... read more June 17, 2013 by 


 
Universal electric car charging system

Major Automakers Agree On DC Fast Charging Standard: Video

One of the primary complaints for electric cars has been the long time periods required to charge their batteries. While regular AC charging systems, which take hours to top... read more June 13, 2013 by 


 
2014 BMW i3 spy shots

BMW Has 100,000 Eager To Test Drive New i3

BMW’s newfound focus on vehicle electrification isn’t likely to be some flash in the pan affair. The automaker already has around 100,000 people around the globe... read more June 13, 2013 by 


 
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