Electric Cars

 
Tesla Model S P100D runs 0-60 in less than 2.4 seconds

Tesla Model S P100D blasts to 60 in under 2.39 seconds

For the last few years, the Tesla Model S has been, well, ludicrous when it comes to moving off the line from a standstill. The Ludicrous and Insane driving modes are just that, with Tesla owners reporting incredibly low times for the jaunt from 0 to 60 mph. Now one Tesla fan who also happens to... read more

January 23, 2017 by
 
2017 Tesla Model S Electric GT race car

778-hp Tesla Model S Electric GT racer does 0-62 mph in 2.1 seconds

Organizers of the Electric GT Championship on Thursday at the 2017 Autosport International in the United Kingdom confirmed some of the specs for the series’ race car... read more January 16, 2017 by


 
2016 Tesla Model S P100D in ‘Ludicrous Plus’ mode

Tesla ‘Ludicrous Plus’ mode slashes Model S P100D 0-60 mph time to below 2.5 s

Tesla’s [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S P100D was already the quickest car to 60 mph currently on sale, but the Californian company has released a software tweak that unleashes... read more January 12, 2017 by


 
2020 Porsche ‘Mission E’ electric car test mule spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Porsche ‘Mission E’ electric car spy shots

Porsche confirmed in 2015 to put into production an electric car based on its Mission E concept unveiled at that year’s Frankfurt auto show. Today we bring you the... read more January 11, 2017 by


 
Rimac Concept_One has a drift setting in its traction control system

1,088-horsepower electric Rimac Concept_One goes drifting

Oh, to be the Earl of Pembroke. For one, you get to tell people to call you Lord. Second, you also happen to be the founder of a the Wilton Classic & Supercar, which is... read more January 10, 2017 by


 
Engineering Explained asks if a big hill can recharge a Tesla

Can a big enough hill recharge a Tesla?

Like most other electric and hybrid vehicles on the market, the Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S and Model X are both fitted with a system that allows them to recapture energy and... read more January 10, 2017 by


 
Volkswagen ID Buzz concept, 2017 Detroit auto show

Volkswagen gets a charge out of its electric Microbus concept

Volkswagen is putting on a full court press when it comes to SUVs and alternative energy vehicles. Shifting sentiment in the aftermath of Dieselgate won’t be easy, but... read more January 9, 2017 by


 
Honda NeuV concept, 2017 Consumer Electronics Show

Honda unveils NeuV and Riding Assist concepts at 2017 CES

Honda’s theme of its 2017 Consumer Electronics Show presence is something it calls the Cooperative Mobility Ecosystem, where via artificial intelligence, robotics and... read more January 6, 2017 by


 
Watch the Faraday Future FF 91 do 0-60 mph in 2.39 seconds

Watch the Faraday Future FF 91 do 0-60 mph in 2.39 seconds

Electric car startup Faraday Future on Tuesday unveiled its first car, the FF 91. The luxury SUV, which makes its official debut on January 5 at the 2017 Consumer Electronics... read more January 4, 2017 by


 
Faraday Future FF 91

Faraday Future reveals 1,050-horsepower FF 91 electric crossover due in 2018

Faraday Future, the startup electric brand with Chinese backing based in Nevada, introduced its first production-intent vehicle today on the sidelines of the 2017 Consumer... read more January 3, 2017 by


 
2018 Ford Ecosport

Ford to offer electric SUV with 300-mile range by 2020

As part of its plan to introduce 13 new electrified vehicles in the next five years, Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] on Tuesday announced they would build an all-electric SUV... read more January 3, 2017 by


 
Ford electrified cars

Ford details 7 of 13 electrified cars due by 2020, including Mustang Hybrid, electric SUV

In late 2015, Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] pledged to spend $4.5 billion over a five-year period to develop 13 new electrified cars by 2020. Ford on Tuesday identified seven... read more January 3, 2017 by


 
Chrysler Portal concept, 2017 Consumer Electronics Show

Chrysler Portal concept is an electric van with Level 3 self-driving capability

Given the dearth of new product at Chrysler, it’s easy to think parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] has forgotten about the brand. (With the demise of... read more January 3, 2017 by


 
Rimac Concept_One faces off against a Bugatti Veyron

How does the Rimac Concept_One fare against a Bugatti Veyron?

The Bugatti Veyron may no longer be the king of internal combustion horsepower. The Bugatti Chiron's 1,480 horses now takes the production horsepower crown, but 1,200 ponies... read more December 23, 2016 by


 
2017 Tesla Model S Electric GT race car

Electric GT racing series upgrades to Tesla Model S P100D

Starting in 2017 is a new electric car racing series called the Electric GT Championship in which teams compete using race cars based on the Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S. The... read more December 21, 2016 by


 
Lucid Air

Lucid Motors unveils 1,000-hp Air electric sedan

The Silicon Valley-based Lucid Motors, formerly Atieva, revealed what appears to be the production version of its electric sedan today, and our suspicions have been... read more December 14, 2016 by


 
 

 
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