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The New Fisker Automotive

Wanxiang Launches 'The New Fisker' Website, Says Atlantic Is The Future

The American arm of Chinese auto parts giant Wanxiang recently bought up the assets of bankrupt electric car startup Fisker Automotive and has now confirmed by way of a website that it’s using those assets for a new company called The New Fisker Automotive. It appears Wanxiang was also able... read more

March 7, 2014 by 
 
2013 Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S Voted Best Overall Vehicle By Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has put together its list of the best cars in 10 of the most popular vehicle segments, and the cream of the crop has proven to be none other than the Tesla... read more February 26, 2014 by 


 
Fisker Atlantic Design Prototype  -  2012 New York Auto Show

Wanxiang To Restart Fisker Karma Production Within A Year, Proceed With Atlantic Plans

Only a few days ago we told you Fisker Automotive’s new owner, Chinese auto parts giant Wanxiang, was keen to restart production of the Karma extended-range electric... read more February 25, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Motors - Model S lithium-ion battery pack

Tesla Reveals Details On Plans For New ‘Giga Factory’

Tesla has reworked the ex-GM/Toyota NUMMI plant in Freemont, California into a high-tech electric car factory, but it may soon outgrow the place. The company--which has built... read more February 24, 2014 by 


 
Yamaha Motiv city car concept

Gordon Murray-Designed Yamaha Minicar Car Gets Zytek Electric Power

Gordon Murray is best-known for his work on the McLaren F1 supercar more than two decades ago, and as a top Formula One designer before that, but he's spent the last few... read more February 24, 2014 by 


 
Teaser for Quant e-Sportlimousine concept

Bosch Joins nanoFLOWCELL’s Quant Electric Sports Sedan Project

At the 2014 Geneva Motor Show next month, a little known startup by the name of nanoFLOWCELL will show off the second iteration of an electric sports sedan labeled the Quant... read more February 18, 2014 by 


 
Fisker Atlantic Design Prototype  -  2012 New York Auto Show

China's Wanxiang Wins Fisker Auction With $149.2 Million Bid

A U.S.-based arm of Chinese supplier Wanxiang (Wanxiang America Corporation) was the successful bidder in an auction of the assets of bankrupt electric car startup Fisker... read more February 16, 2014 by 


 
Christian von Koenigsegg

Koenigsegg Founder Buys Tesla Model S, Says It's More Fun To Drive Than An M5

Koenigsegg founder Christian von Koenigsegg has revealed he’s a huge fan of electric cars, and that he sees the zero-emission vehicles becoming a dominant form of... read more February 11, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Model X at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Elon Musk Talks Tesla Model X Details On European Tour

Tesla Motors is among the most tight-lipped car companies, but luckily for fans and prying journalists, it's also one of the smallest. That means CEO Elon Musk and CTO J.B... read more February 10, 2014 by 


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

Right-Wing Power Execs Speak Bad French, Buy Cadillac ELRs. Apparently.

Why do we watch car commercials? For this? For attitude? Other enthusiast hobbies, they do their thing, they meet at the cafe, they take the weekend off--OFF. Why aren't you... read more February 10, 2014 by 


 
Mahindra Reva Halo, 2014 Delhi Auto Expo - Image via MotorBeam

Mahindra Rolls Out Halo Electric Sports Car Concept At 2014 Delhi Auto Expo

Indian automaker Mahindra, mostly known for its SUVs and pickup trucks, has rolled out a sleek electric sports car concept at the 2014 Delhi Auto Expo this week. The new... read more February 6, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model X all-electric crossover with 'Falcon Doors' open

Tesla Model X Will Be All-Wheel-Drive Only, Arrives Within A Year

For many, it's hard to get excited about crossovers, but when that crossover is all-electric, all-wheel drive, and sports awesome/crazy "falcon wings," it's much easier to... read more February 6, 2014 by 


 
OSVehicle Tabby

Build An Open-Source Electric Car In One Hour, For $4,000: Video

If none of the electric cars currently on the market suit your tastes--or wallet--why not just build one? That's now possible thanks to the OSVehicle Tabby, although it's... read more February 5, 2014 by 


 
2012 Fisker Karma

Fisker's New Owner May Not Have Access To Brand Name, Logo

You'd think a company's name and logo were among the standard items of any business buying up the assets of a bankrupt firm, but in the case of Fisker Automotive's... read more February 5, 2014 by 


 
Audi R8 e-tron track drive, Berlin Tempelhof Airport

Audi Targeting Tesla Model X With Q8 e-tron Electric SUV: Report

Audi may have failed to outshine closest rivals BMW and Mercedes-Benz in the area of electric cars, but the automaker from Ingolstadt is out to change that. And to do so it... read more February 4, 2014 by 


 
Two Tesla Model Ses face off in the quietest drag race ever

The Quietest Drag Race Ever: Tesla Model S Vs. Tesla Model S

Earlier this week we brought you video of a Tesla Model S giving a 2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray a run for its money on the straight strip. Today, there's no doubt the Model S... read more January 30, 2014 by 


 
 

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