Posts Tagged: "electric car"

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Chevy Spark EV First Drive: the Affordable Electric Car

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The consensus has long been that you’ll need some serious greenbacks in the proverbial coffers if you want an electric vehicle.  Which is to say few of the electric vehicles today are a practical investment for the average person.  Odd, because the everyday Joe commutes less than 40 miles a...

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Video of the Day: How To Make A Tesla (video)

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While we have a slight (and growing) penchant for actual How Tos, this is not one of them despite the title.  Yet, wouldn’t it be great if you could some how build your own Tesla S, or a slight variant there of.  A kit car perhaps. The above video depicts...

Tesla S Quarter Mile Record

Watch a Tesla S Chastise a Viper SRT10 (video)

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[GR]VLCdP6sMN9k[/GR] So the wife has been nudging you to demonstrate such an interest in saving the planet that she wants you to trade in your muscle car and get a hybrid, but you desperately want to retain your Mancard carrying status? I shouldn’t need to inform you that a Prius...

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The Cadillac ELR is a Volt in Wolf’s Clothing

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The Chevy Volt lacks the aggressive styling cues that I’ve come to appreciate in more opulent cars, such as Tesla’s Model S or the BMW M3.  Sure, either of the aforementioned cars are hardly comparable in price or performance, but perhaps that best explains the Volt’s rather benign characteristics and...

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Hands on With the 2014 Chevy Spark EV (pics)

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When I drove the 2013 Chevy Spark this September I was quick to ask when and if they’ll announce an EV model of the car to compete with Ford’s Focus EV. At the time, the top brass at Chevy we’re reluctant to comment, but I heard murmurs of CES, which...

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Audi A3 E-tron EV Pilot Program Announced (video)

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If you’re looking to get into an EV before year’s end, all without the stylings a Japanese automaker, you’re in luck.  Well, that is assuming you live in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washing DC or Denver. [GR]W6b28g_o9yQ[/GR] Today, Audi disclosed information about their A3 E-tron electric vehicle pilot program.  That...

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Tesla S Price and Specs Released

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Tesla has long been a car company that produces only one car.  And that one car’s price is far out of reach for the majority of people living on this Earth.  But come this summer, they’ll release the Tesla S, their all electric sedan that can carry up to 7...