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NextEV Formula E season one race car

China's NextEV gunning for Tesla, promises 1,000-hp supercar by 2016

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] didn't invent the electric car. But the California startup was the first to successfully pitch EVs as luxury status symbols, and that marketing breakthrough has left the company with a target on its back. Mercedes-Benz recently confirmed a Tesla competitor will be coming... read more

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Tesla Model X shown on configurator - Image via Tesla Motors Club

Tesla Model X Production Model Revealed Via Online Configurator

It’s hard to believe that it’s been more than three years since Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] first showed us a concept of its Model X and opened up the reservation... read more September 2, 2015 by


 
Peugeot Fractal concept, 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

Peugeot Fractal Concept Previews Next-Gen Sound System, 3D-Printed Cabin: Video

Peugeot is hinting at the future of vehicle interiors with its Fractal concept car which is set to debut later this month at the 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show. The concept... read more September 1, 2015 by


 
Tommykaira ZZ EV

Meet Japan's Tommykaira ZZ EV Electric Sports Car: Video

Over in Japan, electric car company Green Lord Motors (GLM) is raising a toast. Founded in 2010 by a group of Kyoto University graduates, the company has just successfully... read more August 29, 2015 by


 
Tesla Model S P85D, 2015 Detroit Auto Show

Tesla Model S P85D So Good It Broke The Scale At Consumer Reports

When Consumer Reports tests a vehicle, it provides a score for that vehicle along a set point scale. The folks at the influential magazine, already fans of Tesla Motors'... read more August 27, 2015 by


 
Teaser for Le Supercar debuting at 2016 Beijing Auto Show - Image via Letv

Chinese Firm With Links To Lotus, Aston Martin Plans Electric Supercar

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] has confirmed plans to launch a new Roadster in 2019, and one of the car’s potential rivals may be from a new electric car company being put... read more August 26, 2015 by


 
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PSA Peugeot Citroën’s Fledgling DS Brand Gets DS Performance Motorsport Division

French auto giant PSA Peugeot Citroën is in the midst of forming a new premium brand called DS. At present the brand is focused on the Chinese market, where most of its... read more August 21, 2015 by


 
2015 Aston Martin Rapide S

Aston Martin CEO Says 800-HP Electric Rapide Coming In Two Years

At the Shanghai Auto Show in April, Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer alluded to a possible all-electric version of the Rapide four-door and last week he confirmed it to... read more August 18, 2015 by


 
Saab 9-3 EV electric prototype shown by NEVS, 2014

Saab Parent NEVS Forms Alliance With China's Dongfeng

Back in May, Saab parent company National Electric Vehicle Sweden (NEVS) was thrown a lifeline by the Chinese government when two state-owned entities signed an agreement... read more August 17, 2015 by


 
Tesla Motors 'popup store' to display electric cars, Santa Barbara, CA, May 2015

Tesla Issues More Stock In Quest To Raise $500 Million

In its second quarter financial results announced earlier in the month, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] revealed that it had burned through $1.12 billion over the first six months... read more August 13, 2015 by


 
Audi Q6 concept leaked ahead of 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show - Image Auto Motor und Sport

Audi Q6 e-tron Electric SUV To Feature Batteries From LG Chem And Samsung SDI

Audi is working on an electric SUV to challenge Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] Model X, and today the German automaker marked a major milestone in the vehicle’s... read more August 13, 2015 by


 
Tesla Charger Prototype

Tesla's Robotic Charger Prototype Proves Humans Are Doomed: Video

There's no indication when—or if—this Tesla charger prototype will go on sale. It's undeniably cool, however, and as autonomous cars begin to make their way to... read more August 7, 2015 by


 
2016 Chevrolet Volt

2016 Chevy Volt Now With 53-Mile Electric Range

If you weren't already aware, we're sort of fans of the original Chevrolet Volt. It rarely needs to take on more fuel, but it does have the benefit of completely eliminating... read more August 7, 2015 by


 
2016 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Hacked... Wait... Tesla Model S Fixed

Last year, some hackers in China proved that the Tesla Model S was a hackable machine. In the wake of some more recent hackable automotive news, it shouldn't be quite as... read more August 6, 2015 by


 
Tesla Model X

Tesla Model X Deliveries Start September, Model 3 Design To Be Shown Early 2016

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] has released a bundle of information about its future plans in a letter to shareholders outlining its second quarter financial results. In the... read more August 6, 2015 by


 
McLaren 650S vs. Tesla Model S P85D

Tesla Model S P85D Goes Up Against McLaren 650S: Video

Tesla Motors' [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S is a revolutionary car, and the fact that the high-performance P85D version has an Insane mode is hilarious and awesome at the same time... read more August 4, 2015 by


 
 

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