Electric vehicles

06.05.12
Audi cancels A1 and A2 EVs due to pricing concerns (update: not exactly)
06.05.12

Audi cancels A1 and A2 EVs due to pricing concerns (update: not exactly)

Audi's A2 and A1 EV concepts have been floating around for a while now, but it looks like neithe...

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05.26.12
Ford says Sync is now in 4 million vehicles, takes a moment to talk up Focus Electric
05.26.12

Ford says Sync is now in 4 million vehicles, takes a moment to talk up Focus Electric

Since its debut in 2007, Ford and Microsoft's Sync infotainment system has made its way into sever...

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05.24.12
Nissan announces e-NV200 all-electric van, production slated for 2013
05.24.12

Nissan announces e-NV200 all-electric van, production slated for 2013

So, Chrysler's electric postal van never really took off -- perhaps a few too many mailmen refused...

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05.23.12
Autocar takes Gordon Murray's T.25 and T.27 city cars for a spin, gives us its impressions
05.23.12

Autocar takes Gordon Murray's T.25 and T.27 city cars for a spin, gives us its impressions

When he isn't tinkering around with McLaren F1 supercars and Batmobiles, Gordon Murray is working...

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05.18.12
Midtronics GRX-5100 simplifies servicing hybrid and EV batteries
05.18.12

Midtronics GRX-5100 simplifies servicing hybrid and EV batteries

As we move away from traditional fossil fuel-burning automobiles towards hybrids and EVs, we're pr...

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05.15.12
Fisker rep defends Karma hybrid sedan in garage fire aftermath
05.15.12

Fisker rep defends Karma hybrid sedan in garage fire aftermath

Last week, a newly purchased Fisker Karma went up in flames, damaging its owner's home and earning...

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05.08.12
Fisker Karma reportedly sets house on fire, doesn't restore cosmic balance (updated)
05.08.12

Fisker Karma reportedly sets house on fire, doesn't restore cosmic balance (updated)

Fisker's Karma woes aren't relenting anytime soon, as one new owner just found out the hard way. A...

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05.04.12
Audi, GM, others unite on 20-minute EV charging standard for green drivers in a rush
05.04.12

Audi, GM, others unite on 20-minute EV charging standard for green drivers in a rush

Fast-charging an EV isn't new in itself, but deciding on a standard for it is. Which is why we're...

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04.27.12
FAA writing rules for electric aircraft, to allow public to fly them in the next decade
04.27.12

FAA writing rules for electric aircraft, to allow public to fly them in the next decade

There are those in the general aviation community who think electric planes are the future for pri...

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