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11.27.11
Chevy Volt under 'formal safety investigation' by NHTSA due to post-crash fire concerns
11.27.11

Chevy Volt under 'formal safety investigation' by NHTSA due to post-crash fire concerns

The Chevy Volt's lithium-ion battery may be great for a lot of things -- like low gasoline-depe...

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03.19.11
Tesla opens its workshop, shows off more Model S prototypes
03.19.11

Tesla opens its workshop, shows off more Model S prototypes

It's expected that when the Tesla Model S hits full production it'll be rolling out of the company'...

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01.20.11
Gordon Murray's electric T.27 city car crashed in the name of science, holds up beautifully
01.20.11

Gordon Murray's electric T.27 city car crashed in the name of science, holds up beautifully

We asked for some crazy things in our vision of the car of the future, and we're learning that many...

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01.17.11
ADAC crash tests first production Mitsubishi i-MiEV, it makes a mess but scores well
01.17.11

ADAC crash tests first production Mitsubishi i-MiEV, it makes a mess but scores well

Looks like Volvo's C30 Electric isn't the only EV paying a heavy price for wanting to be run on the...

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01.13.11
Volvo crashes C30 EV so you don't have to, doesn't spill a drop of battery juice (video)
01.13.11

Volvo crashes C30 EV so you don't have to, doesn't spill a drop of battery juice (video)

Try as it might to act hip and young, Volvo is still a company that's associated with the name "saf...

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12.02.10
GM's new crash test dummies can say 'ouch!' 10,000 times a second
12.02.10

GM's new crash test dummies can say 'ouch!' 10,000 times a second

General Motors may have gone through a teeny tiny bankruptcy problem, but that doesn't mean it's b...

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09.27.10
Volvo pedestrian avoidance test goes horribly, comically wrong (video)
09.27.10

Volvo pedestrian avoidance test goes horribly, comically wrong (video)

Hey, can't fault 'em for trying! Volvo, which is widely recognized as one of the safer automakers o...

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