Electric car

03.15.13
Volkswagen shows production E-Up! with 93-mile range and AC/DC charging
03.15.13

Volkswagen shows production E-Up! with 93-mile range and AC/DC charging

Remember the Volkswagen's E-Up! concept from 2009? The company just announced that it plans to lau...

By M. Joire,   03.15.13
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03.12.13
BMW readying vehicle loaner program to help i3 buyers avoid range anxiety
03.12.13

BMW readying vehicle loaner program to help i3 buyers avoid range anxiety

Range anxiety? Clearly, the decisive issue of today's automotive age. In an effort to avoid "pulli...

By D. Murph,   03.12.13
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01.29.13
Rimac delivers Concept_One-based one-off, refuses to pull back the curtain
01.29.13

Rimac delivers Concept_One-based one-off, refuses to pull back the curtain

What's that intriguing shape poking out from underneath the curtain? Rimac Automobili assures us a...

By B. Heater,   01.29.13
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11.20.12
Nissan Leaf to go farther and cost less in 2013
11.20.12

Nissan Leaf to go farther and cost less in 2013

Wondering what the coming year will hold for Nissan's flagship electric car? Well, as expected, th...

By T. O'Brien,   11.20.12
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10.17.12
A123 Systems becomes America's latest EV battery maker to file for bankruptcy
10.17.12

A123 Systems becomes America's latest EV battery maker to file for bankruptcy

Having been riddled with setbacks, including a major recall of faulty batteries supplied to Fisker...

By D. Dhingra,   10.17.12
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10.12.12
Tesla gets $10 million grant from California to help with Model X production
10.12.12

Tesla gets $10 million grant from California to help with Model X production

Tesla's outspoken CEO, Elon Musk, said last week that he expects his company's financials to be so...

By E. Alvarez,   10.12.12
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10.10.12
Tesla Model S squares off against BMW M5 in drag race, gives EVs extra street cred (video)
10.10.12

Tesla Model S squares off against BMW M5 in drag race, gives EVs extra street cred (video)

We already know from our own experience that the Tesla Model S is a driver's car, with acceleratio...

By J. Fingas,   10.10.12
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10.04.12
Elon Musk says Tesla will be 'cash flow positive' soon, announces early repayment of DOE loan
10.04.12

Elon Musk says Tesla will be 'cash flow positive' soon, announces early repayment of DOE loan

After Tesla Motors' recent SEC filing painted a picture of production delays, revenue shortfalls a...

By S. Dent,   10.04.12
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10.03.12
Better Place founder Shai Agassi steps down from CEO post
10.03.12

Better Place founder Shai Agassi steps down from CEO post

Shai Agassi has guided Better Place's vision of swap-and-go battery stations for electric cars sin...

By A. Santos,   10.03.12
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