Electric Cars

 
2016 Tesla Model S

Tesla P100D option for Model S, Model X show up in Dutch database

Type approval for the Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S and Model X in Europe reveal that the next step up in performance for the popular electric sedan and SUV will be in the form of a 100-kilowatt-hour battery. As first discovered by enthusiast website Kenteken, the Dutch government’s... read more

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Tesla Model S P90D runs 10s at the drag strip

Tesla Model S P90D runs 10s at the drag strip

A YouTube channel with the name of Tesla Racing Channel has posted a video showing a Model S breaking into the 10-second range at a quarter-mile drag strip. The car is a... read more August 10, 2016 by


 
Fisker Atlantic Design Prototype  -  2012 New York Auto Show

Karma to build cars in China, including Atlantic small sedan

It was only yesterday that we reported on the plans of Karma, an automaker owned by Chinese auto parts giant Wanxiang and born out of the remains of bankrupt Fisker... read more August 9, 2016 by


 
2019 Audi A7 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Is Audi testing an electric A7?

Earlier today we brought you spy shots of a prototype for the next-generation Audi A7. On closer inspection, there appear to be signs that suggest the prototype might be for... read more August 9, 2016 by


 
Rimac Concept_One, 2016 Geneva Motor Show

Rimac gives behind-the-scenes look at testing of 1,088-hp Concept_One electric supercar

Croatian firm Rimac showed us its Concept_One electric supercar in production trim in March at the 2016 Geneva auto show. The company is still fine tuning the design, though... read more August 8, 2016 by


 
Karma Revero

Mimicking Tesla, Karma to sell cars through company-owned stores

Karma, the company born out of the remains of bankrupt automaker Fisker Automotive, hopes to be selling its updated version of the Fisker Karma by the end of 2016. The... read more August 8, 2016 by


 
Atieva test mule evaluation

Atieva electric car test mule beats BMW i8, Dodge Viper in 1/4 mile

In late 2015 a little known automotive startup by the name of Atieva announced plans to compete in the electric car space. Beyond that intention, the company, which is based... read more August 5, 2016 by


 
Mercedes-Benz modular platform for electric cars

Report: Mercedes plans sub-brand for new electric cars

Mercedes-Benz plans to launch a handful of electric cars over the coming years to counter models already offered by Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA], as well as newcomers from its... read more August 5, 2016 by


 
Nissan BladeGlider

Nissan BladeGlider prototypes point to possible EV sports car

Nissan unveiled the BladeGlider, an electric sports car, as a concept car at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. Today, the company showed two working prototypes in Rio De Janeiro... read more August 4, 2016 by


 
2017 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Worker

Mercedes-Benz mulls electric Sprinter van

Many automakers are focusing on electric cars, but what about an electric van? Mercedes-Benz is reportedly considering an electric version of its next-generation Sprinter... read more August 3, 2016 by


 
Tesla presentation slide from June, 2012 outlining 'Gen 3' platform variants

Musk confirms Model 3-based Model Y SUV, Model X-based van

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk has fleshed out some of the plans he alluded to in his overarching “master plan” announced on July 20. In the original post... read more August 2, 2016 by


 
Genovation Extreme Electric car (GXE) based on the C6 Chevrolet Corvette

Electric Corvette sets new land speed record

Genovation, a startup based in Rockville, Maryland, has earned a new land speed record using a C6 Chevrolet Corvette converted to run on electric motors. The car is the same... read more July 29, 2016 by


 
Keating Berus

Keating unveils Berus supercar with V-8, electric options

A little known company by the name of Keating is celebrating 10 years in the supercar business with a new model dubbed the Berus. It was in July of 2006 that Keating first... read more July 28, 2016 by


 
2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR first drive review

Report: Jaguar working on rivals for Tesla Model S, Model X

Jaguar is reportedly planning to launch two electric cars by the end of 2019. We’re not talking about electric versions of existing cars but new additions to the... read more July 27, 2016 by


 
Mercedes-Benz Urban eTruck concept

Mercedes beats Tesla to electric truck

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] a week ago announced a grand master plan that called for an expansion into more segments including electric commercial vehicles such as buses and... read more July 27, 2016 by


 
Tesla Gigafactory battery plant in Nevada

Tesla opens $5 billion Gigafactory

Less than two years after announcing plans to build its Gigafactory in Nevada, Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] on Tuesday opened the doors and allowed media to take a look inside. A... read more July 27, 2016 by


 
 

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