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2 hours ago
Audi working on an electric A2Q - report
Audi introduced the A2 concept nearly three years ago but we haven't heard much about the model since rumors emerged that it was axed over fears it would cost too much. Fast forward to today and Autob...
3 hours ago
Honda kills off the eco-friendly Insight & Fit EV - report
Honda's eco-friendly lineup is about to get a lot smaller as a spokesperson has confirmed the Insight and Fit EV will be dropped.
Jul 23, 14
Opel CEO confirms a new electric vehicle following Ampera axing
Opel CEO Karl-Thomas Neumann has released a series of tweets confirming the company's commit to "eMobility" following news that the Ampera will be axed.
Jul 23, 14
Tesla stops Model S production to get Fremont plant ready for Model X
Tesla Motors spokesman Simon Sproule told Bloomberg production of the Model S has been stopped to make the necessary preparations for the Model X.
Jul 22, 14
LG confirms battery with 200 mile range, will likely be used by GM
LG Chem CFO Cho Suk-jeh has revealed the company will supply an automaker with a battery that will allow one of their models to travel more than 200 miles (321 km) on a single charge.
Jul 22, 14
On-board video with Tesla Model S lapping the 'Ring
Professional racing driver Robb Holland took a stock Tesla Model S and tested it around the Nürburgring.
Jul 21, 14
Elon Musk says 500-mile range car could happen 'quite soon'
In an interview to Auto Express, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk said a 500-mile range car could be launched "quite soon."
Jul 18, 14
Cadillac offering up to 13,600 USD discounts for unsold ELRs
In a desperate way to get rid of excess ELR stock, some Cadillac dealers are offering record discounts.
Jul 16, 14
Elon Musk announces 'Model III' moniker for Tesla's entry-level sedan
Elon Musk has revealed Tesla Motors' upcoming entry-level sedan will wear the "Model III" nameplate.
Jul 14, 14
Tesla Model S seriously damaged even before leaving dealership
The owner of a brand new Tesla Model S crashed his electric vehicle literally seconds after picking it up.
Jul 10, 14
Tesla Model S hacking contest planned for next week, winner gets 10,000 USD
Next week (July 16-17) in Beijing, China there will be a hacking contest to crack the Tesla Model S.
Jul 09, 14
Exagon Furtive-eGT to be showcased in London this month at Salute to Style
French automaker Exagon Motors has announced plans to showcase the Furtive-eGT later this month at Salute to Style in UK.
Jul 08, 14
BMW working on a wireless inductive charging system
BMW has announced plans to develop a wireless inductive charging system for their plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles.
Jul 01, 14
Infintiti still considering an Emerg-E like sports car - report
Nissan Executive Vice President Andy Palmer has confirmed the company is still considering a sports car in the same vein as the Emerg-E concept.
Jul 01, 14
Tesla entry-level sedan will share little with the Model S - report
Tesla's vice president of engineering has revealed a few tidbits about their upcoming entry-level sedan.
Jun 26, 14
Detroit Electric SP:01 to be built in the UK, will go on sale later this year
Detroit Electric has announced their oft-delayed SP:01 sports car will be built at a new plant in the United Kingdom.
Jun 19, 14
Harley-Davidson Project LiveWire revealed as their first electric motorcycle
Electric motorcycles have largely been a novelty but Harley-Davidson is throwing their weight behind the idea with Project LiveWire.
Jun 19, 14
Audi to offer a range of high-performance electric vehicles - report
According to a recent report, Audi has plans to offer a full-range of high-performance electric vehicles.
Jun 18, 14
Detroit Electric SP:01 prototype teased
Detroit Electric has released the first picture of their SP:01 prototype undergoing a final round of "dynamic testing."
Jun 18, 14
Carice Mk1 is a 350 kg plastic-bodied electric Porsche 356 lookalike from The Netherlands
Unknown Dutch automaker Carice Cars has introduced the limited edition Carice Mk1 electric vehicle.
Jun 17, 14
Tesla Model X production slated for early 2015, will keep the falcon wing doors
The Tesla Model X was originally slated to be launched in 2013 but that date has been pushed back as the company focused on repaying their government loans and ramping up production of the Model S. Th...
Jun 16, 14
Tesla Model S long wheelbase arriving later this year - report
Tesla Motors is allegedly planning a long wheelbase derivative of the Model S that could come out as early as this year.
Jun 13, 14
BMW & Tesla considering a collaboration, might involve Supercharger network - report
According to a recent report, BMW and Tesla executives meet earlier this week to discuss the possibility of sharing the latter company's Supercharger network.
Jun 12, 14
Tesla will allow other automakers use their patents
Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to world to drive electric vehicles so he has revealed the company will allow other automakers to use their patents and will "not initiate patent lawsuits against anyone who,...
Jun 09, 14
South Korea's Spirra heading to Europe with electric powertrain and 200,000 EUR price
South Korean company Oullim Motors has announced plans to offer an electric version of the Spirra in Europe.
Jun 04, 14
Tesla Roadster to get an update, all-new model at least five years off
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has revealed the previous-generation Roadster will be given an update later this year.
May 28, 14
Renault Twingo EV in the works - report
Renault's Chief Performance Officer Jerome Stoll has revealed the company will offer a Twingo EV.
May 27, 14
McLaren CEO talks about a P1 successor & future plans
McLaren CEO Mike Flewitt has revealed some new details about the P1 successor.
May 27, 14
BMW starts crushing ActiveE prototypes, will reuse the batteries
BMW has started crushing some of the ActiveE prototypes which have reached the end of their lifespan.
May 21, 14
Fiat loses $14,000 on every 500e, Marchionne asks people not to buy one - report
Three years ago, Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne predicted the company would lose $10,000 (€7,320 / £5,923) on every 500e they made. Unfortunately, his estimates were a little off as he has revealed the ac...