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Look Ma, No Brake! You’ll Drive Electric Cars With One Pedal

With the production of Tesla’s mass-market Model 3 now underway, and first deliveries due on Friday, electric cars are about to hit the mainstream. …

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VW electric cars, oldest Prius hybrid, California charging-station plans, diesel Jeep: Today's Car News

Today, we've updated our glossary of green-car terms, profiled the oldest Toyota Prius hybrid in the world, read through a 24-page report on VW's …

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The UK's best electric cars – our pick of the top 8 plug-in EVs

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The VW Bus Really Is Making a Comeback

Volkswagen is FINALLY putting a retro Microbus into production!<p>At the Detroit Auto Show in January, Volkswagen showed off the I.D. Buzz concept, an all-electric tribute to the iconic Microbus of the 1960s (and PM named it this year's concept car of the year). This was the latest in a long line of …

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Electric vehicle cab operator Lithium to hire 2000 drivers in one year

<b>New Delhi:</b> Bangalore-based electric cab services firm Lithium Urban Technology plans to hire at least 2,000 drivers in one year to expand its …

Chris Lane is in a competition with himself to make the most energy efficient trip from Basalt to Aspen in his new Chevrolet Bolt.<p>Greta Blamire is …

Volvo Cars to go all electric from 2019

Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has announced that every Volvo it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor, marking the historic end of cars …

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Volvo: Abschied vom Verbrennungsmotor

<b>Der schwedische Autobauer will schrittweise den Einsatz von Verbrennungsmotoren in seinen Fahrzeugen beenden. Ab 2019 werde jedes neue Volvo-Modell</b> …

VW unveils all-electric research car with 250 miles of range and mobile charging robots

Volkswagen’s research group displayed some of the new and cutting edge technologies that it has been working on recently – including some related to electric vehicles.<p>They unveiled their all-electric research car, which is capable of over 250 miles of range, a first for VW’s EVs, and new mobile …

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Rumor: BMW Set to Introduce Electric Sedan

According to German publication <i>Handelsblatt</i>, BMW is preparing a 3 Series model for the Frankfurt Auto Show in September. With at least 400 kilometers …

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Plan der EU-Energieminister: Alle größeren Gebäude sollen Elektro-Tankstellen erhalten

Mit einem neuen Plan der Energieminister soll die EU mehr Energie sparen und gleichzeitig die Elektromobilität fördern. Das Vorhaben stößt nicht …

BMW i3 was best-selling plug-in model in May in Spain

The Spanish plug-in electric car market was up 27% last month, having registered 456 units, with Year-to-date numbers reaching 1,800 units, up 51% …

Honda Says It Will Introduce an Electric Scooter in 2018

Talking at the company's annual press conference and meeting, Honda Motor Company President & CEO Takahiro Hachigo said that the Japanese brand would …

Renault to recycle old EV batteries into home energy storage

The average electric vehicle battery is expected to last about eight to ten years, at which point they need to be swapped out for a new one. After …

Canada's electric vehicle problem: how to replace $8-billion in gas tax revenue?

Share this:<p>It is, by most people’s measures, a positive development. But the rise of electric vehicles raises one very important question: what’s …

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Dacia-"Vater" Detourbet: Renaults Billigauto-Könner lehrt VW das Fürchten - manager magazin

31.05.2017<p>Renaults Billigauto-Zar lehrt VW das Fürchten Der echte Umstürzler der Autobranche ist ein 71-jähriger Ex-Mathelehrer<p>Eine Meinungsmache von …

How Norway’s government made electric cars irresistible

Watch Video | Listen to the Audio<b>WILLIAM BRANGHAM:</b> But first: President Trump announced over the weekend that he will decide this week whether the …

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Gogoro’s colorful new electric scooter is twice as cheap but just as fast as before

It’s still only for sale in Taiwan, though<p>Taiwanese company Gogoro is rolling out an all-new electric scooter called the Gogoro 2 Smartscooter. But instead of the futuristic look that turned so many heads when the company came out of stealth at CES 2015, Gogoro is trying to put a modern spin on the …

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Gogoro and Bosch launch electric scooter-sharing service in Paris

The Gogoro EV Smartscooter is headed to France. A fleet of 600 scooters will be available starting this summer for short-term rentals via Bosch's Coup Mobility service. This is the second city -- Berlin being the first -- that Coup and Gogoro have teamed up in.<p>Coup's service uses an app to reserve …

7 electric cars coming to market by 2020 that you can actually afford

A slew of long-range, electric cars are expected to hit the market by 2020.<p>Several of these electric vehicles will be made by luxury automakers and will likely cost upwards of $50,000.<p>But there are also several automakers working on EVs with a range of 200-plus miles that will likely have a …

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2017 electric motorcycle buyers guide

<b>** RARE AVAILABILITY **</b><p><b>Lightning LS 218</b><p>$39k - 12kwh - 100mi - 8kw charger - 200HP - 168ft-lbs - 495lbs<p>$43k - 16kwh - 120mi - 8kw charger - 200HP - …

Sorry, Tesla owners, but your electric car isn’t as green as you think it is

It takes a lot of carbon to build and power an electric vehicle<p>Tesla Motors has an army of loyalists who either swear by the company’s sleek and stealthy high-end luxury electric cars or dream of getting their hands on one. They share company co-founder Elon Musk’s vision of ending the 130-year …

Israeli Company StoreDot's 300-Mile Electric Car Battery Charges in 5 Minutes - The Drive

Israeli Company Demonstrates 300-Mile Electric Car Battery That Charges in 5 Minutes<p>The future could be closer than you think.<p>StoreDot<p>While many of …

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German startup starts taking orders for slick new ~$17,000 all-electric city car

German startup e.Go Mobile AG founded by renowned engineer and <b></b>RWTH Aachen University professor Günther Schuh is bringing to market an all-electric city car for just 15,900 euros (~$17,000 USD) before incentive.<p>They started taking orders with a 1,000 euros deposit for the vehicle this week.<p>There’s a …

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1360-HP Electric Supercar Just Smoked Gas-Powered Cars on the World-Famous Nurburgring

It broke its own record by nearly 20 seconds.<p>Last year, electric-car startup NIO brought its 1360-hp EP9 supercar to the Nurburgring and set a blistering time of 7:05.00, making it the quickest electric car at the famous circuit. Now, NIO says the EP9 has returned to the 'Ring and put down an …

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Electric scooters with regenerative braking

E-TWOW, headquartered in Romania, has developed electric scooters they claim to be the first with regenerative braking. The specification and …

E-Touring In California: FEATURE

Is it possible to actually go long-distance touring on an electric-powered motorcycle? E-motorcycle manufacturer Zero says it is on its Zero DSR and …