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ElectraGirl: One Year with my 2014 BMW i3

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May 2, 2015
The 3rd May 2015 is a very important date for us. It means that we have had our 2014 BMW i3 for one whole year. concluded a live presentation at a special gala event at its Hawthorne design studio in Hawthorne, California ...

Transport Evolved’s Live Blog from Tesla’s Home Battery, Utility Battery Event

This is all we know so far about tonight's event... but stick around for more as it happens!
April 30, 2015
Later this evening, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk will unveil what is believed to be two separate non-automotive products at a special event at Tesla's d...

Confirmed: 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Rated in Europe at 134.5 MPG, 26-Mile EV Range on NEDC Test Cycle

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April 30, 2015
Volvo's first full-size plug-in hybrid SUV, the 2016 Volvo XC90 T8, has been given an official fuel economy rating of 134.5 imperial MPG on the NEDC t...

Toyota To End First-Generation Prius Plug-in Hybrid Production This June. Next-Gen Model Not Coming Till Next Year

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April 30, 2015
With an EPA-approved electric-only range of six miles, and an 11-mile 'blended' range (using mostly electric power with a little bit of its gasoline e...

Does the 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTE Live up to its Name? A Five Minute Drive Gives Me the Answer

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April 30, 2015
Ever since the Volkswagen Golf debuted more than 40 years ago, the popular compact car has been known for giving its driver the 'Golf feel,' a combina...

China Succeeds Where The Rest of the World Failed — And Gets Toyota to Make Electric Cars

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April 29, 2015
With its heart set on a future where people drive hydrogen fuel cell cars like its upcoming 2016 Toyota Miria fuel cell sedan, Toyota is no fan of ele...

Tesla’s Game Plan Revealed: How Tesla’s Home, Utility Batteries Will Make Electric Cars Affordable

It's official: the next-gen Tesla will be called the Tesla Model III
April 29, 2015
With just over twenty-four hours until Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk announces a brand new, non-automotive product at a special invite-only event at Tesl...

Hotel-Inspired EV Charging Indicator is Simple, Easy Answer to Electric Car Charger Sharing

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April 29, 2015
As your parents -- or perhaps Sesame Street or even Mr. Rogers -- hopefully taught you, it's good to share. With more plug-in cars on the road t...

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