Tag: electric vehicles

102 Posts

Bosch charger for the Volkswagen e-Golf
Jul 16, 2015

E-Golf Revisited: 2200 Miles Later

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

Has the e-Golf managed to win over a skeptic? Jamie Kitman checks in 2200 miles later.

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Jun 24, 2015

Better Ideas: Ford's Future Mobility Visions

Jim Motavalli

Self-driving cars sooner than you think, 3-D printed parts, natural and lightweight materials, car sharing, and e-bikes. And here's the surprise: This is from Ford.

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Review of the 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf
May 27, 2015

The E-Golf Test Drive

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

"Nor should we forget that whatever the naysayers might think, moving emissions to a remote location that’s not directly in another motorist’s face is a signal good and positive courtesy in its own right. To test this proposition, ask yourself: would I, riding on an airplane, like to be sitting next to the guy who’s cutting mega-farts or at the other end of the cabin? I rest my case."

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Mar 24, 2015

EVs Could Be Cheaper than Gas Cars by 2020

Jim Motavalli

Is 2020 the magic year, for electric cars becoming cheaper than gas-powered models? One study says yes

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Mar 17, 2015

Will Formula Racing Make EVs Cool?

Jim Motavalli

Wait a minute. Those hot shot Formula One- looking race cars are entirely electric? Uh huh.

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Apple iCar
Feb 25, 2015

What To Expect When Apple Makes A Car

Craig Fitzgerald

Apple is apparently working on an automobile. Owning one is going to be a little different. Car Talk's worst case scenario, here. 

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Feb 24, 2015

Apple Builds a Car: The Evidence Mounts

Jim Motavalli

The tech giant is said to be secretly developing an electric minivan. The latest smoking gun? A lawsuit charging Apple with stealing employees from an embattled battery pioneer.

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Chevrolet Bolt concept car
Jan 13, 2015

The Chevy Bolt

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

One of the unexpected stars of Detroit's show is the Chevy Bolt concept. More about this car, from Jamie Lincoln Kitman, right here.

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Jan 12, 2015

From Chevrolet in Detroit: Bolt or Volt, Your Choice

Jim Motavalli

GM has freshened the 2016 Volt with 50 miles of all-electric range, and set off a buzz with the Bolt, an all-electric car, with 200 miles of range at $30,000. 

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Dec 10, 2014

Tesla's Model X Will Have Lots of German Competition

Jim Motavalli

It's getting crowded at the expensive end of the market! The Model S had the field to itself, but the Model X will have to duke it out with a bunch of similar models, many of them from Europe.

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