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Tesla Model 3 Has Highest Profit Margin of Any Electric Vehicle - ExtremeTech

By on July 19, 2018 at 2:47 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The engineering firm Munro & …

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Watching your speed on the 2018 Chevy Bolt EV is not that easy

<i>Photo credit: Josiah Bondy</i><p>One of the fastest cars around does not actually have a gas engine.<p>Before you scoff at this idea and dismiss it entirely, …

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Nissan Leaf becomes best-selling EV in Europe as new gen gets 37,000 orders, 18,000 deliveries

Nissan is finding a market for the next-gen Leaf in Europe where it has become the best-selling all-electric vehicle with now 18,000 deliveries and 37,0000 orders, according to the automaker.<p>It makes the Leaf a production constrained vehicle – joining the ranks of other EVs that can’t be produced …

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2019 Nissan Leaf E-Plus to get 60-kWh battery and 200 hp

New Leaf gets in the ring with entry-level Tesla Model 3, Chevy Bolt<p>The 2019 Nissan Leaf brings with it a new long-range version packing more powerful options throughout. Brian Maragano, Nissan's head of EV marketing and sales strategy, told <i>AutoGuide</i> that the coming Leaf E-Plus model will get a …

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Tesla Model 3 teardown verdict: Profitable, and a ‘symphony of engineering’

Build quality issues aside, Munro & Associates are hugely impressed<p>Reviews on the Tesla Model 3 have been mixed. Some praise the powertrain and battery technology, while others criticize the car's reliability and allegedly poor build quality. Munro & Associates managed to secure an early production …

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Munro Eats Crow, Finds Tesla Model 3 To Be Highly Profitable

<b>Early critic sings a new, more harmonious tune.</b>When Sandy Munro, eponymous founder of Munro & Associates, first got his hands on a Tesla Model 3, he …

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BMW i3 vs Chevy Bolt vs Nissan LEAF

These three, the BMW i3, Chevy Bolt and Nissan LEAF, are probably the three best affordable EVs on the market. I’m withholding the Tesla Model 3 from …

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2018 Chevy Bolt Seems A Fine Fit For Mountain Exploring & Other Edge Cases

<b>Published on</b> July 14th, 2018 | <i>by Cynthia Shahan</i><p>0<p>July 14th, 2018 by <b>Cynthia Shahan</b><p>I finally got a call to come and test drive the 2018 Chevy Bolt. It …

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GM increases Chevy Bolt EV production to ease supply constraints

Amid shortages of Chevy Bolt EVs at dealerships across the U.S. and Canada, Chevy has announced it will increase production by 20 percent.<p>So far this …

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More Chevy Bolt EV production, Tesla price hike in China, more chargers in Britain: Today's Car News

Britain will require all cars to plug in and new homes to have chargers by 2040. Chevrolet boosts Bolt EV production to ease long waiting lists. …

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2019 Subaru Impreza, 2019 Ford Edge ST priced, Chevy Bolt EV production boost: What's New @ The Car Connection

The 2019 Subaru Impreza makes collision-avoidance technology easier than ever to equip.<p>Ford is going all-out on its commitment to crossover SUVs and …

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South Korean Chevy Bolt Sales Crush U.S. In June

The Bolt EV charges past Malibu in domestic sales and is the 2nd best-selling model for GM Korea in June.We have noted that Bolt EV inventories and …

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How Did A Golf Ball Wind Up Striking An Autonomous Chevy Bolt? An Investigation

California has the most stringent regulations for self-driving cars in the U.S., including a strict mandate for companies to file a “traffic …

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GM plans to boost Chevy Bolt production by 20 percent

GM says global demand is up more than 40 percent for the first 6 months<p>General Motors plans to ramp up product of the Chevrolet Bolt EV by 20 percent during the fourth quarter, citing growing global demand for its electric compact (so-called) crossover.<p>In its most recent earnings results, GM said …

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Democrats push for American jobs building cars, Republicans sit on their hands

Let’s celebrate the Fourth of July by pushing for more and better American jobs.<p>Last week Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) unveiled H.R. 6274, which would …

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GM says it is increasing Chevy Bolt EV production by ‘more than 20 percent’

Back in March, GM CEO Mary Barra said that the automaker is increasing Chevy Bolt EV production without specifying any details.<p>Now, the automaker confirmed that it plans on increasing production by ‘more than 20 percent’ during the fourth quarter.<p>Chevy Bolt EV production has been limited to about …

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Edmunds’ Compares The Tesla Model 3, Nissan LEAF, Chevy Bolt EV

Now, after having a good deal of time with all three vehicles, how does the ‘electric trio’ stack up according to Edmunds.This 3-way comparison …

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How much EV range is really necessary?

At the moment, range is the biggest question for customers looking to buy an EV. Despite the average American’s commute being far less than the total …

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2019 Chevy Bolt EV Order Books Opened At Canadian Dealerships

The 2019 Bolt could begin arriving at Canadian dealerships by late August.Inventories of the 2018 Chevrolet Bolt EV have been painfully low in the …

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Alaska Airlines is selling one-way tickets for just $49

• <b>Alaska Airlines launched a one-day flash sale on Tuesday with tickets for as cheap as $49 one-way and $98 round-trip.</b>• <b><br>Great deals include $49 fares between Los Angeles and Las Vegas or round-trip flights between New York and San Francisco for $278.</b>• <b><br>Sale ends at 11:59 pm Pacific time on June 26, …

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General Motors considering listing shares of Cruise self-driving unit: Report

General Motors is considering listing shares of its Cruise autonomous driving technology unit, according to a report from Bloomberg that cites …

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Chevy Bolt Sales In South Korea Nearly Match U.S. In May

The Bolt EV was the Korean brand’s 3rd best selling vehicle for May, representing over 13% of domestic sales.Chevrolet EVs in South Korea GM Earmarks …

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GM Boosting Chevrolet Bolt EV Production Later This Year

The Orion plant will be building even more Bolt EVs this year.

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Will General Motors Put the Squeeze on Tesla With Chevy Bolt?

A few months ago, General Motors Co. (GM) told investors that it would increase production of the Chevy Bolt.<p>Starting near $36,000 with a near-240 …

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Chevy Bolt: What driving an electric car for the first time is like

<b>The Chevrolet Bolt EV performed well in unusual circumstances.Mark Matousek / Business Insider</b><p>A Chevrolet Bolt EV is not the first car you might think to use on an autocross track.<p>Autocross is a timed competition in which cones are arranged, often in a flat and spacious environment like a parking …

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Chevy Bolt Sales Estimates Continue To Slide While Volt Gains Ground

Chevy winds down 2018 Bolt sales – 2019 production begins in July.Unfortunately, due to GM’s recent decision to withhold monthly sales reports in …

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GM Settles Lawsuit With Motorcyclist Over Crash With Self-Driving Chevy Bolt

General Motors has agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by a motorcyclist who alleged in January that one of the automaker’s self-driving Chevy Bolts …

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Autonomous Chevy Bolt Program Gets Billions In Backing

General Motors announced that SoftBank Vision Fund will invest $2.25 billion in autonomous driving subsidiary GM Cruise Holdings LLC (GM Cruise).GM …

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How does the Chevy Bolt stack up against Tesla's Model 3?

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