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02

Jul

For Europe’s new plug-in hybrids, price matters (a lot)Audi and Volvo will roll out luxury electric cars in the U.S. market early next year. Both companies admire Tesla’s strategy, but can they match the Model S as objects of desire?

For Europe’s new plug-in hybrids, price matters (a lot)
Audi and Volvo will roll out luxury electric cars in the U.S. market early next year. Both companies admire Tesla’s strategy, but can they match the Model S as objects of desire?

28

Jan

Porsche’s long-buried first vehicle was an electric car, and it was built back in 1898
Long before the 356, Ferdinand Porsche was making automotive magic. Now his very first car is out of a century-long storage for all to see.

18

Nov

Why some states are selling more electric cars than others2 West Coast states are moving a lot of electric cars, thanks to hard work and great subsidies. But 6 others on the East Coast are pledging to do their part as well.

Why some states are selling more electric cars than others
2 West Coast states are moving a lot of electric cars, thanks to hard work and great subsidies. But 6 others on the East Coast are pledging to do their part as well.

21

Sep

As electric cars become increasingly mainstream, they’re starting to build up a charge on social media around the world.

13

Sep

Why crash test dummies prefer electric vehiclesDouble bumpers, engines in the trunk and overall stability have made electric cars some of the safest on the road.

Why crash test dummies prefer electric vehicles
Double bumpers, engines in the trunk and overall stability have made electric cars some of the safest on the road.

31

Aug

Electric cars are green, and they will only get greenerEmissions from electric cars are already low. As the grid gets greener, that will only improve.

Electric cars are green, and they will only get greener
Emissions from electric cars are already low. As the grid gets greener, that will only improve.

20

Aug

Buyers have been slow to purchase electric cars, and cities slower still to support them. What can be done?

Buyers have been slow to purchase electric cars, and cities slower still to support them. What can be done?

13

Jun

Electric car leases: The prices are insaneHow low will they go? At least 3 battery vehicles are now available for $199 a month, and Honda’s $259 deal even includes a $5,000 to $10,000 garage charger.

Electric car leases: The prices are insane
How low will they go? At least 3 battery vehicles are now available for $199 a month, and Honda’s $259 deal even includes a $5,000 to $10,000 garage charger.

03

Jun


 Can the electric car change the world? 



Buyers have been slow to purchase electric cars, and cities slower still to support them. What can be done?
Buyers have been slow to purchase electric cars, and cities slower still to support them. What can be done?

18

Apr

Electric cars too expensive? Try renting the battery pack instead of buying it
European electric car buyers have been getting lease options, and so will Americans who go for the new version of the Smart Electric Drive.

Electric cars too expensive? Try renting the battery pack instead of buying it

European electric car buyers have been getting lease options, and so will Americans who go for the new version of the Smart Electric Drive.