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Rimac Electric Supercar

1,088-hp Rimac electric supercar sounds like a road-going jet

The Croatian supercar startup Rimac is hard at work. First showing its electric concept in 2011, Rimac has been promising the world an extremely limited, massively powerful, electron-sucking super machine. We've been told that horsepower figure will sit at a mighty 1,088. Along with an insane 2,800... read more

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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


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

Struggling NEVS Shows Off Saab 9-3 Electric Prototype

Saab can't seem to catch a break. Tossed like a hot coal in General Motors' restructuring, its prospects unchanged by Spyker's purchase and now struggling under... read more August 22, 2014 by


 
Opel Ampera

Opel Plans Ampera Successor, New EV May Offer 200-Mile Range

General Motors Company’s [NYSE:GM] European division Opel has confirmed it will drop the Ampera extended-range electric car when the car's global twin, the Chevrolet... read more July 24, 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


 
BMW DesignworksUSA solar carport concept

BMW Solar Charging Carport Concept Is Stunning Functional Art

So you have a new BMW i3 or i8 in your driveway, and you’re loving the freedom the electric-drive capability gives you—but you’d like to be even greener?... read more May 8, 2014 by


 
Audi R8 e-tron track drive, Berlin Tempelhof Airport

Every Audi Model Getting e-tron Option, One Per Year

The term 'e-tron' will soon be as familiar in Audi's range as TDI or quattro, as the German automaker makes plans to offer a plug-in version of every one of its cars by 2020... read more May 2, 2014 by


 
2015 Ford Focus, 2014 New York Auto Show

2015 Ford Focus Sedan Debuts At 2014 New York Auto Show: Live Photos

Following the debut of the 2015 Ford Focus in hatchback guise at last month’s 2014 Geneva Motor Show, Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has now revealed the 2015 Focus sedan... read more April 16, 2014 by


 
Tesla Model S 'lemon' video

Tesla Challenges Lemon Law King's Model S Reliability Claims: Video

Tesla Motors is disputing a lemon-law claim filed against it by Wisconsin's self-proclaimed "King of Lemon Laws," saying the lawyer misrepresented the facts of the case, and... read more April 10, 2014 by


 
Tesla Model S convertible by Newport Convertible Engineering

Tesla Model S...Convertible? Newport Takes Top Off Popular EV

Few motoring experiences beat the thrill of driving a convertible along your favorite road, and owners of Tesla's first electric car, the Roadster, would surely agree. The... read more April 8, 2014 by


 
2014 Saab 9-3 Aero

NEVS Starts Production Of The First Electric Saabs: Report

Since purchasing the assets of bankrupt Swedish automaker Saab, NEVS has maintained that its intentions are to revive the brand and eventually launch a range of new electric... read more April 8, 2014 by


 
2013 Detroit Electric SP:01

Detroit Electric Production Confirmed For Holland, Not Detroit

You'd be forgiven for thinking a car company called Detroit Electric would produce its cars in, or at least near, Motor City itself. After all, the car bearing the same name... read more April 1, 2014 by


 
 

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