Posts Tagged: "electric vehicle"

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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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BMW Debuts i3 Worldwide

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BMW has officially revealed its i3 worldwide and have announced that it will go for $41,350 when it becomes available in the second half of 2014. The new EV will come in three different trim levels: Mega (standard in the States), Giga and Tera. BMW has created a unique vehicle...

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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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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Mercedes-Benz Ener-G-Force Concept

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Designers at the Mercedes-Benz Advanced Design Studio have created their version of what the future G-Class model could look like after illustrating the “Highway Patrol Vehicle 2015.” They’re calling their off-road concept the Ener-G-Force and will debut it at the 2012 LA Auto Show. It was critical that the concept...

Mitsubishi i-MiEV Review

Mitsubishi i-MiEV Electric Car Review

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If you’ve been to the fuel pump lately, then you know that petrol is getting increasingly cost prohibitive. And although that sounds like a bad thing, I assure you it’s not.  Too long have American’s enjoyed cheap fuel, leading to what is frivolous driving furthered by oversized vehicles.  Don’t get...

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The Fisker Atlantic Plug In Hybrid Concept

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Fisker Automotive unveiled its new younger sibling to its Karma EV with their Atlantic Concept model at the 2012 New York Auto Show. As the latest model in the company’s expanding lineup of Electric Vehicle (EV) extended range cars, it’s meant to be more affordable and mass-marketable than the Karma....

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Angel Car: Mobile EV Charger

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It’s a sunny day, you’re out for a drive in your electric vehicle minding your own business when suddenly you run out of juice.  Call a tow truck and you’ll have to use a gas sipping vehicle to get back home or to the next charge station. Kind of defeats...

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Ruf Set To Introduce Electric Porsche

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Ruf, widely known for their Porsche aftermarket parts, will show off an all electric vehicle next month based off the 911.  At the heart of the vehicle will be an electric motor powered by a lithium-ion battery able to produce 500lb/ft torque and a 125mph top speed.  Expected range is...