Electric Cars

 
LaFerrari supercar

Ferrari Chairman Says More Hybrids Coming, But Never Electric Cars

Hybrids, for a long time, were synonymous with everything that isn't fun about driving--commutes, traffic, gas mileage, and penny pinching. Lately, they've taken on a new high-performance sheen, perhaps nowhere as much so as at Ferrari. The LaFerrari hypercar is, put simply, obscene in its... read more

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2015 Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid

Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid: 0-60 In 5.5 Seconds And 78 MPG

Mercedes-Benz first hinted at the launch of an S-Class with plug-in hybrid capability as far back as 2009 when it unveiled the Vision S500 Plug-In Hybrid concept. Here was a... read more August 20, 2013 by 


 
Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R concept, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R Concept Revealed, Comes With TMG-Tuned Engine

Toyota’s new Yaris Hybrid-R concept car has been revealed ahead of its debut next month at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show. The concept was developed to showcase... read more August 19, 2013 by 


 
2012 Renault Fluence ZE electric car, powered by Better Place in Israel [photo: Brian of London]

U.K. Political Party Wants Ban On Non-Hybrid Gas And Diesel Cars By 2040

One of Great Britain's major political parties says it wants to see diesel-powered and non-hybrid gasoline-powered passenger cars banned from British roads by 2040. The... read more August 12, 2013 by 


 
Formula E electric race car

Fox Sports Acquires Broadcast Rights For Formula E

Fox Sports has signed a multi-year deal with organizers of the Formula E Championship for broadcast rights of the new electric car racing series. The deal includes broadcast... read more August 12, 2013 by 


 
2015 BMW i8 prototype

BMW Sees U.S. As Top Market For 2015 i8

It was four years ago at the 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show that we first saw BMW roll out its Vision EfficientDynamics concept and announce its commitment to launching an advanced... read more August 11, 2013 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S

All-Wheel-Drive Tesla Model S In The Pipeline: Report

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said in the past that more Model S variants were in the pipeline, which led us to speculate that one would likely be an all-wheel-drive version built... read more August 9, 2013 by 


 
2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Scores Five-Star Safety Rating From NHTSA: Video

Anyone who initially wrote off Tesla as not lasting should start officially eating their words. I mean that literally... go write down what you said on a piece of paper... read more August 8, 2013 by 


 
First 2013 Tesla Model S delivered in Europe (Photo: @TeslaMotors on Twitter)

Tesla Grows Profit In Second Quarter, Delivers Europe’s First Model S

Tesla keeps moving from strength to strength, with sales of the company’s Model S electric sedan steadily increasing, profit levels remaining positive and expansion of... read more August 8, 2013 by 


 
2015 BMW i8

2015 BMW i8 Specs Revealed

The new i3 electric hatch isn’t the only i-badged BMW we’ll be seeing this year; another is a new i8 plug-in hybrid sports car that will not only top the i range... read more August 7, 2013 by 


 
Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R concept, 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show

Toyota To Showcase Le Mans Tech In New Hybrid-R Road Car Concept

Toyota will present a new concept at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show next month that the automaker has confirmed will showcase its hybrid technology from its race-winning Le... read more August 7, 2013 by 


 
Tesla Model S order page

Tesla Ups Prices On Some 2013 Model S Options

Tesla’s all-electric Model S sedan is starting to gain traction in the market, with the company recently proclaiming that production of the car had surpassed 400 units... read more August 6, 2013 by 


 
Formula E electric race car

First Formula E Electric Racer To Debut At Frankfurt Auto Show

Formula E electric car racing doesn’t get underway until September 2014 but the race cars that will be competing in the event’s inaugural season will be revealed... read more August 2, 2013 by 


 
2014 BMW i3

BMW Committed To Fuel Cell Vehicles

BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer reiterated his company’s commitment to fuel cell technology, revealing in a speech this week that a purpose-built fuel cell vehicle was being... read more August 2, 2013 by 


 
Porsche Panamera Hybrid

Porsche Looks To Electricity With E-Mobility

Porsche is a smart company. They build cars that cater to both their most hardcore fans as well as the folks that buy the cars which allow Porsche to build the cars for the... read more August 1, 2013 by 


 
2014 BMW i3

2014 BMW i3: High-Tech Electric City Luxury

The BMW i3, or MegaCity vehicle as it was once known, has finally been unveiled, and it's an interesting mixture of traits and capabilities. But will it set the new benchmark... read more July 29, 2013 by 


 
 

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