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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 gasoline or diesel. The Dutch government hasn't yet banned gas and diesel-powered cars, however, and the motion does allow... read more

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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


 
2016 Tesla Model S P90D and Boeing 737 drag race

Watch a Tesla Model S drag race a Boeing 737

You’ve already seen the Tesla Motors [NSDQ:NSDQ] Model S go up against the world’s top supercars. Now it’s been pitted against a Boeing 737. We know this... read more April 4, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model 3 design prototype  -  reveal event  -  March 2016

Tesla Model 3 first ride

Last night we were treated to the reveal of Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] all-new Model 3 electric sports sedan. Shortly after the reveal we also received a quick ride in... read more April 1, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model 3 design prototype  -  reveal event  -  March 2016

Tesla Model 3 revealed with 215-mile range, $35k price tag

Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] Model 3 has been making headlines for the past several years but now it’s finally here. The BMW 3-Series-rivaling electric sports sedan... read more March 31, 2016 by


 
Tesla Model 3 teaser image with Model S and Model X, March 2016

Ahead of Tesla Model 3 reveal, pre-order frenzy begins for $35k electric car

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]—or just Tesla, as it might now prefer to be called—has very closely guarded nearly all the details about its third mass-production... read more March 30, 2016 by


 
Porsche Mission E Design

Behind the scenes: Porsche Mission E concept design video

Porsche is heading in a different direction with the Mission E. The company's first electric sports car, the Mission E promises 600 horsepower and 310 miles of range. We... read more March 29, 2016 by


 
James Dyson with digital motors  [image: Dyson]

Vacuum builder Dyson reportedly looking at making electric car

Documents filed in the United Kingdom indicate that Dyson, the firm best known for its high-end vacuums and public hand dryers, is developing its own electric car. Britain's... read more March 25, 2016 by


 
2017 Hyundai Ioniq, 2016 New York Auto Show

2017 Hyundai Ioniq U.S. specs confirmed: Live photos and video

Hyundai this year will be the first major automaker with a vehicle offering hybrid, plug-in hybrid and pure electric options when its all-new 2017 Ioniq hits the market. The... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
Micro Mobility Systems Microlino

Isetta microcar reborn with electric powertrain: Video

Arguably the best-known microcar—basically the smallest category of car you can get—the Italian-designed 1950s-era Isetta has been reborn as an urban runabout... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
 

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