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Compare & Contrast: Tesla Model 3 vs. Chevy Bolt

On Monday, Tesla revealed the new Model 3 specs – so, of course, let the comparisons begin. As expected, the Model 3’s closest competitor is the Chevy Bolt. The Model 3 and the Bolt are Tesla and Chevy’s respective first attempts to appeal to consumers while holding strong on range as well as what has […]

Aug. 11, 2017
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Honda And Hitachi Automotive Announce Plans To Form EV Motor Joint Venture

Honda Motor Co. and Hitachi Automotive Systems have announced plans to form a joint venture to produce and sell motors for electric vehicles, in an effort to better compete in the specialized “green” car segment.

Feb. 7, 2017
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California Lawmaker Withdraws Zero Emissions Vehicle Bill

Assemblywomen Autumn Burke has cited opposition from automakers and the oil industry.

Aug. 19, 2016
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Porsche Electric Car To Compete With Tesla Model S

Will the Porsche Mission E compete with the Tesla Model S? What impact will the sleek machine from Porsche actually make?

Dec. 7, 2015
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BMW To Supply Powertrain Components To Karma Automotive

It will be interesting to see whether or not BMW’s involvement will help Karma to succeed this time around

Nov. 12, 2015
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Tax Breaks May Allow $32,500 Savings On Tesla Model X

It could be even more in certain states. Thanks to a tax loophole, Tesla Model X owners could find staggering financial incentives for purchasing the Tesla SUV.

Oct. 14, 2015
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Potential Tesla Competitor NextEV Receives Financial Backing From Internet Entrepreneurs

If everything goes according to plan, the company’s sports car will debut in 2016. It will be designed to produce more than 1,000 horsepower and it will accelerate from 0 to 62 miles per hour within 3 seconds.

Sept. 1, 2015
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Bosch Targets Electric Car Market With Acquisition Of Innovative Battery Startup

Auto parts maker Robert Bosch has acquired Seeo Inc., a California-based company that has developed next-generation lithium-ion batteries that have the potential to double the range of electric cars.

Aug. 28, 2015
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BMW Drivers Can Get Paid To Delay Charging i3 Electric Cars

In a move that has the potential to alter the growth of electric cars, BMW and Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) have developed a program in which some drivers of the BMW i3 electric hatchback may qualify to get paid to delay recharging their cars.

July 31, 2015
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Report States Apple Is In Talks With BMW About Electric Car

Manager Magazin reports that talks between Apple and BMW started back in 2014, when they discussed using components from the German automaker’s i3 electric car.

July 27, 2015
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The Rebirth Of Fisker Automotive Begins In California

The new owners of Fisker, Wanxiang of China, already have offices and approximately 200 employees in Costa Mesa, California. The Orange County Register indicates that a new 556,000-square-foot Fisker factory will be built 60 miles east of Los Angeles, in Moreno Valley.

June 24, 2015
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GM Takes Lead in Mass-Market Electric Car Race

General Motors is testing their Chevy Bolt. Spy photos have shown that the 200-mile EV is being driven on the track and reportedly on the road. Is Tesla or GM going to win the race to produce a mass-market EV?

June 14, 2015
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