Electric Cars

 
Enfield 8000 sets a new EV speed record

There's a new EV 1/4-mile speed record and the car is from the '70s

The Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S has no doubt proven that electric vehicles can be quick. Just wander over to YouTube and you can quickly find many videos showcasing Ludicrous mode in action against a variety of supercars and sports cars. There are a few EVs out there, however, that make... read more

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2011 Tesla Roadster 2.5

Tesla releases 340-mile range upgrade for Roadster

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] hasn't built its Roadster in almost half a decade, but the electric car builder hasn't entirely forgotten about the model. Now, it has released its... read more July 12, 2016 by


 
Scania hybrid truck concept designed for "electric highway"

Sweden opens world's first "electric road"

A 2-kilometer stretch of the E16 freeway near Gävle, Sweden, nicknamed the e-way might be the world's most advanced stretch of pavement. Electric current running through... read more July 9, 2016 by


 
2016 Tesla Model X

NHTSA probes Tesla Model X crash that allegedly happened in Autopilot mode

Within days of it emerging that a driver of a Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S died on May 7 when his electric sedan in semi-autonomous Autopilot mode ran under a trailer... read more July 7, 2016 by


 
Pininfarina H2 Speed concept, 2016 Geneva Motor Show

Mahindra boss hints at upcoming Pininfarina electric supercar

Ever since India's Mahindra conglomerate bought Italian design house Pininfarina last winter, the rumor mill has been running especially wild. Now, Mahindra's CEO has... read more July 5, 2016 by


 
Faraday Future FFZERO1 Concept, unveiled at 2016 Consumer Electronics Show, Las Vegas

Faraday Future partners with Dragon Racing for Formula E team

Secretive California-based, Chinese-backed automaker Faraday Future has announced that it is partnering with Dragon Racing for what it calls a "long term alliance" in Formula... read more July 5, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model 3 spotted at service center

Tesla Model 3 prototype nabbed at service center

A prototype version of Tesla's upcoming, entry-level Model 3 was spotted at one of the carmaker's service centers recently. While the prototype nabbed by an Imgur user... read more June 29, 2016 by


 
Electric racer Grimsel sprints to 62 mph in just 1.513 seconds

New electric car 0-100 kph record set: 1.513 seconds

In just 100 feet, an experimental electric vehicle engineered by students in Switzerland has accelerated to more than 60 mph. The little electric vehicle, which looks like an... read more June 23, 2016 by


 
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf

VW CEO lays out future plans

Volkswagen Group CEO Matthias Müller last week announced an all-encompassing strategy that will see the automaker through the next 10 years and hopefully leave behind... read more June 23, 2016 by


 
SolarCity

Tesla makes moves to acquire SolarCity, paves way for transition to energy provider

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] on Tuesday made the surprise announcement it is seeking to acquire solar panel installation firm SolarCity via a share swap deal. The two companies... read more June 22, 2016 by


 
Maserati Alfieri concept

Maserati’s Alfieri sports car could offer electric option, but don't get your hopes up

Most of the major luxury makes are racing to launch new electric cars to rival the offerings of Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] as well as place themselves in readiness for... read more June 21, 2016 by


 
Acura NSX EV concept, 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Acura reveals electric NSX for 2016 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Acura recently confirmed plans to enter an electric NSX in this year’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Today we got our first look at the car which Acura calls the... read more June 20, 2016 by


 
Nikola One electric semi truck

2,000-hp Nikola One electric truck racks up thousands of pre-orders

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] is no longer the only company out there named after inventor Nikola Tesla. But Nikola (pronounced Neek-oh-la) Motors has a very different product... read more June 16, 2016 by


 
Updated Tesla Model S conversion kit from Unplugged Performance

Make your Model S resemble refreshed car with Unplugged Performance kit

Unplugged Performance, a tuning company that exclusively deals with Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] products, has released a conversion kit that allows existing Model S owners to... read more June 16, 2016 by


 
Volkswagen Budd-e Concept

VW commits to 30 electric cars by 2025 in new strategy

While the Volkswagen Group continues negotiations towards finalizing a settlement of its emissions cheating scandal with regulators in the United States, the embattled... read more June 16, 2016 by


 
Tesla gallery at Nordstrom

Tesla to sell its electric cars at Nordstrom

Instead of traditional franchised dealerships, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] sells its electric cars directly to customers through a chain of company-owned retail stores. These... read more June 15, 2016 by


 
 

 
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