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2017 BMW i3

2017 BMW i3 preview

BMW’s i3 broke new ground for the German automaker when it first hit the scene three years ago. The car remains unique in the market in that it combines a carbon fiber-reinforced body with an electric powertrain and a price tag that’s far from exorbitant. However, with a new generation... read more

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2016 Tesla Model S

Tesla's upgraded Model S is the first 300-mile electric car

The first mass-production electric car to boast a highway range greater than 300 miles on a single charge is here. It's the 2016 Tesla Model S 90D. Tesla's updated Model S... read more April 26, 2016 by


 
2017 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell

Honda Clarity Electric and Clarity Plug-In Hybrid coming in 2017

Honda’s new Clarity Fuel Cell will soon be joined by plug-in hybrid and battery-electric variants. The Clarity Fuel Cell goes on sale in late 2016. It’s powered... read more April 21, 2016 by


 
LeEco LeSee concept, 2016 Beijing Auto Show

Faraday Future’s Chinese backer unveils Tesla Model S-rivaling electric sedan concept

Chinese tech giant LeEco has unveiled a striking concept previewing a new electric car that could potentially rival the Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S or its successor. The... read more April 21, 2016 by


 
2016 Tesla Model S

Tesla to offer free Autopilot month-long trial for current owners

Owners of Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S and Model X electric vehicles who didn't pony up for the automaker's Autopilot semi-autonomous system can test it out for a month... read more April 19, 2016 by


 
2015 Nissan Leaf, Denver, Colorado, Mar 2016  [photo: owner Andrew Ganz]

Dutch look to ban gas, diesel car sales by 2025

The parliament of the Netherlands has passed a motion which would require that all new cars sold by 2025 will have to be electrified in some way, rather than fueled solely by... read more April 19, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model 3 design prototype  -  March 2016

Tesla Model 3 pre-orders approach 400,000

It’s now been two weeks since Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] started taking pre-orders for its upcoming Model 3. After the first week, CEO Elon Musk confirmed that 325,000... read more April 15, 2016 by


 
2016 Tesla Model X

Tesla upgrades Model X's base battery, raises price

The entry-level version of Tesla's new Model X crossover may have just hit the market recently, but the electric vehicle builder has already upgraded its battery—and... read more April 13, 2016 by


 
2016 Tesla Model S

2016 Tesla Model S gets first styling update since launch

Tesla Motors' [NSDQ:TSLA] Model 3 electric sedan has been dominating the internet for the past couple of weeks, what with more than 300,000 early adopters putting down... read more April 12, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model 3 Driving on a Public Road

Tesla Model 3 spotted on public street

Tesla Motors' [NSDQ:TSLA] upcoming entry-level model, the much-hyped Model 3, is still a long way from dealers but a lucky fan with a quick draw on his or her smartphone... read more April 11, 2016 by


 
Nissan BladeGlider Electric Sports Car Concept  -  2013 Tokyo Motor Show

New modular platform from Nissan could support electric sports car

It wasn’t that long ago that Nissan was touting plans for an electric sports car based on its radical BladeGlider concept. Those plans never came to fruition but the... read more April 7, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model 3 design prototype  -  reveal event  -  March 2016

Tesla Model 3 pre-orders reach 325,000 in first week--update

Update: This post has been updated with a new total for Model 3 pre-orders. Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk confirmed that as of Wednesday night pre-orders for the new... read more April 7, 2016 by


 
Tesla factory, Fremont, California

France offers Tesla old nuclear power station as potential site for plant

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] is planning to expand its manufacturing footprint with new plants located around the globe. The American automaker already has a small plant in the... read more April 6, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model 3

Tesla hasn't actually shown us the Model 3's real interior

The excitement surrounding the upcoming Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model 3 electric sedan is, well, electric. The Silicon Valley automaker started taking pre-orders for its... read more April 4, 2016 by


 
Techrules AT96 TREV concept, 2016 Geneva Motor Show

Techrules looks for European site to build new supercar

China-backed Techrules made a bit of a splash last month at the Geneva Motor Show when it took the wraps off of a turbine-powered electric supercar. Now the company is... read more April 4, 2016 by


 
Spyker D12 Peking-to-Paris concept

Spyker to transform into high-performance brand for electric cars, aircraft

Dutch sports car brand Spyker emerged from bankruptcy last year after forming a partnership with American electric aircraft startup Volta Volaré. At the time, Spyker... read more April 4, 2016 by


 
 

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