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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, twin-turbocharged V-6, the Spirra sold in Europe will be fitted with an electric powertrain. According to Autovisie, a Dutch businessman by... read more

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2012 Fisker Karma

Fisker’s New Owner Hopes To Relaunch Karma In 2015

It’s been a couple of months since China’s Wanxiang bought the remains of bankrupt electric car startup Fisker Automotive. Since then the company has launched a... read more April 24, 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 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

Tesla's Fire Fix: Model S To Get Titanium Battery Shield

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has announced a fix for the Model S electric sedan to prevent future debris-related fire incidents, of the kind reported towards the end of last... read more March 28, 2014 by 


 
Frame from 2014 Cadillac ELR video on YouTube, with actor Neil McDonough

Cadillac Goes The Informative Route For New ELR Ad: Video

Cadillac's last advert for its ELR range-extended electric coupe was... polarizing, to put it mildly. Called "Poolside", its lead character is either loved or hated depending... read more March 26, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Model S by Unplugged Performance

Unplugged Performance Wants To Become Tuner Of Teslas, Starts With Model S

A new group is looking to bring some more style to the world of the Tesla Model S. They're called Unplugged Performance, and they're based right near one of Tesla Motors's... read more March 25, 2014 by 


 
LIT Motors C1

LIT Motors C1: The Car-Like Motorcyle That Can't Fall Down

Imagine, a vehicle that drives like a car, but balances itself on two wheels. Too late--LIT Motors already did it, back in 2012. DON'T MISS: Size Matters 2: The... read more March 22, 2014 by 


 
Local Motors Rally Fighter

Local Motors Plans To 3D Print A Car

Steel stamping and production lines? That's so last-year--what you really want is a 3D printed car. MUST SEE: 1969 Mustang Shelby GT500 Cobra Jet Found In Pristine Condition... read more March 17, 2014 by 


 
Chinese grandpa builds electric mini-Lamborghini (Images: ChinaSmack)

Grandpa Makes Electric Lambo For Grandson's School Run

When you're very small, the concept of grandparents doesn't really mean much. You get that they're your parents' parents, but beyond that they're just the crinkly, friendly... read more March 13, 2014 by 


 
Tesla presidential limo rendering

Should The Next Presidential Limo Be A Tesla?

The Secret Service is gearing up for an all-new presidential limo, to replace the venerable but sometimes challenged Beast. There are a number of requirements placed on those... read more March 13, 2014 by 


 
2015 Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid

Mercedes Exec Hints At Electric S-Class

Mercedes-Benz’s latest S-Class will soon be available in hybrid and plug-in hybrid forms, with the latter promising fuel economy of up to 78 mpg when it arrives on the... read more March 12, 2014 by 


 
Audi R8 e-tron track drive, Berlin Tempelhof Airport

Audi Says The R8 e-tron Is Now Capable Of 280 Miles Range, Confirms Production

Last December, reports that Audi had decided to put the once-canceled R8 e-tron electric sports car back in the production pipeline first surfaced. The reason? Improved... read more March 11, 2014 by 


 
 

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