Electric Cars

 
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? BMW DesignworksUSA has the answer with its stunningly simple, high-tech solar carport. MUST SEE: 2015 BMW i8 Production Mega... read more

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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 


 
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... read more March 7, 2014 by 


 
nanoFLOWCELL Quant e-Sportlimousine concept, 2014 Geneva Motor Show

Quant e-Sportlimousine Concept Powered By nanoFLOWCELL Tech Makes Debut: Video

Over the years, a number of companies have come up with new technologies promising to boost the efficiency of cars by previously unseen levels. They tend to roll out fancy... read more March 6, 2014 by 


 
 

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